Since Naperville, Ill., has the motto “Great Service – All the Time,” it’s the perfect place for a new Bar Louie! Known as The Original Gastrobar, Bar Louie plans to bring its great drinks, scratch food, awesome music – and of course, great service – when it opens the doors to the community on Monday, Jan. 29. 

The new Bar Louie will be located at 2835 Showplace Drive, Suite 139, in Naperville Crossings, a popular area for restaurants and shopping. Next to Zenergy Cycling and across from the AMC Naperville 16 movie theater, this Bar Louie will feature a more contemporary restaurant layout and design, including upscale-yet-approachable finishes throughout the dining room.

On the craveworthy menu, guests will find elevated dinner menu selections such as: 

  • Truffle Mushroom & Asparagus Flatbread – Spinach cream sauce, mozzarella, provolone, parmesan, asparagus, mushrooms, roasted tomatoes, artichokes, truffle aioli
  • Shrimp and Grits – Jumbo shrimp, cheesy grits, andouille sausage gravy, applewood smoked bacon, scallions
  • Parmesan Crusted Chicken – Two grilled chicken breasts, mozzarella, provolone, garlic parmesan panko crust, grape tomato bruschetta, roasted baby potatoes, zucchini
  • Steak Frites – 12 oz. New York strip, garlic butter, truffle fries, parmesan, truffle aioli

Naturally, guests can also choose from bar classics such as burgers, flatbreads, wings and more.

As part of the grand opening festivities, Bar Louie Naperville will be offering daily specials during opening week:

  • Monday, Jan. 29 – Free Bar Bite for first 50 guests in-bar and Martini Monday – enjoy half-off signature martinis until 10 p.m.
  • Tuesday, Jan. 30 – Burger Tuesday available all day! Enjoy an $8 craft burger with a side of fries or tots.
  • Wednesday, Jan. 31 – Wine Down Wednesday, available until 10 p.m. – enjoy $6 and $7 select wines by the glass and $10 off select bottles.
  • Thursday, Feb. 1 – $6 Select premium liquor and $6 seltzers available until 10 p.m.
  • Friday, Feb. 2 – Sunday Feb. 4 – Enjoy an $8 craft burger with a side of fries or tots and 10% off online orders at using code LOUIE10.

Guests can also enter to win Free Bar Bites for a Year by downloading the Louie Nation app, signing up in the month of February and selecting Bar Louie Naperville as their favorite location.

“I can’t wait to open the doors of this new Bar Louie location,” says franchisee Kaushik Patel. “I’ve been with this amazing brand for many years, and I look forward to bringing Bar Louie’s delicious food, handcrafted drinks and friendly service to Naperville!”

Founded in downtown Chicago in 1990, Bar Louie believes in having a comfortable place to hang out, get great drinks, scratch food, awesome music and the best service is something special. We create every Bar Louie with our community in mind which is why each of our locations has a unique local feel to ensure a one-of-a-kind guest experience. We like to refer to ourselves as a collection of bars, rather than a national brand. With almost 70 locations across the United States, Bar Louie is known for its signature handcrafted martinis and cocktails, delicious menu of appetizers, burgers and sandwiches served every day until close.

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