Editor's note: Pinstripes new Oak Brook location held its grand opening on Sept. 22. Above are pictures from that grand opening night and below are excerpts from a recent Pinstripes release about the new restaurant.
Pinstripes, Inc. announced today that the company will open its two-level, indoor/outdoor entertainment and dining venue to the public on Saturday, September 22, 2012.
The 40,000 square foot venue will feature 16 bowling lanes, six indoor and four utdoor bocce courts, two outdoor fire pits as well as a bistro and bar. The bistro will feature American—and Italian—inspired cuisine from small plates to pizzas and flatbreads, homemade soups, salads, sandwiches, large plates and desserts. Guests can also enjoy a Pinstripes complete gluten free menu, kid’s menu and daily features such as $10 bottomless chopped salad and spaghetti on Mondays or $4 burgers while bowling or playing bocce on Tuesdays. Pinstripes will be open for lunch and dinner seven days a week plus a Sunday brunch buffet from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Guests can also take a seat in the bar and sip on American and Italian wines by the glass or bottle, specialty beers and hand-crafted cocktails.
The entertainment options at Pinstripes are endless! The state-of-the-art bowling lanes and bocce courts offer hours of fun for families, co-workers and shoppers alike. Guests looking to gather a group on a regular basis can sign up to be part of a bowling or bocce club at Pinstripes. Moms, dads and grandparents will love Pinstripes “Mom and Tots” program where adults bowl free and kids are just $5 Mondays through Fridays from 10 a.m. to noon. Pinstripes also features accomplished saxophone musicians every Friday and Saturday evening beginning at 7:30 p.m.
Dale Schwartz, Pinstripes Founder/CEO said, "We are excited to join the Oak Brook community and offer individuals and businesses ’strikingly good’ food and fun. This opening is a continuation of our strategic plan to open additional Pinstripes in select markets throughout the country, and we look forward at our Oak Brook location to a long-term relationship with the Village and the surrounding communities.”
Pinstripes, located at 7 Oakbrook Center Mall, will be open Monday through Thursday 11:30 a.m. to 11 p.m.; Friday 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 a.m.; Saturday 10 a.m. to 12:30 a.m.; and Sunday 10 a.m. to 11 p.m.