Sam & Harry’s Offers Flavorful Feast on Thanksgiving Day

November 11, 2007 (PRLEAP.COM) Travel News
[Schaumburg, IL] – On Thursday, November 22, from 11:30 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. and 5 p.m. until 10 p.m., executive chef Joshua Humphrey of Sam & Harry’s at the Renaissance Schaumburg Hotel & Convention Center will be preparing an outstanding Thanksgiving Day feast.

The flavors of fall will be featured in the chef’s holiday prix-fixe menu. The cost of the dinner is $29 per guest, plus tax and gratuity. Sam & Harry’s regular menu will also be available on Thanksgiving Day.

For those whose idea of the Thanksgiving holiday doesn’t include laboring for hours in the kitchen, Sam & Harry’s has the perfect solution - let them do it for you!

Savor a special holiday prix-fixe menu created by executive chef Joshua Humphrey of Sam & Harry’s Restaurant within Renaissance Schaumburg Hotel & Convention Center and enjoy all the tastes of the season surrounded by the elegance and style of this premier Schaumburg, IL restaurant.

Chef Humphrey is an honor graduate of Johnson & Wales University in Charleston, S.C. Under his culinary leadership, Sam & Harry’s was listed as one of Chicago Magazine’s 2006 Best New Restaurants. Chef Humphrey was also recently named to the roster of top 20 new chefs in Chicago by the Chefs in America organization. The tantalizing Thanksgiving menu that Chef Humphrey has created includes:

Choice of Entrée and Vegetables
Locally Raised Roasted Turkey
Prime Rib Au Jus with Creamy Horseradish

Baby Green Beans
Sweet Corn Casserole
Cranberry Salad

Side Dishes (Select Two)
Mashed Potatoes and Turkey Gravy
Sweet Potatoes with Maple and Honey
Homemade Dressing

Bread Offerings
Pumpkin Quick Bread and
Corn Muffins

Choice of Desserts (Select One)
Pumpkin Cheesecake Bread Pudding with Caramel
Ice Cream and Pumpkin Seed Brittle

Chocolate Pecan Tart with Chantilly
Cream and Bourbon Chocolate Sauce

Sam & Harry’s is an intimate chain, named one of Chicago Magazine’s Best New Restaurants in 2007. As one out of 21 acclaimed new Chicago restaurants, Sam & Harry’s boasts a stunning blue and gold room with a sensational central private dining room, enclosed by glass walls holding a remarkable display of wine bottles. With over 4,000 bottle of wine and 25 offered by the glass, Sam & Harry’s also boasts the honor of “Best of Award of Excellence” by the renowned Wine Spectator Magazine.

With so many accolades to account for, Sam & Harry’s Restaurant in Schaumburg, Illinois always offers every guest a divine dining experience.

For Thanksgiving reservations, please call (847) 303-4050. Sam & Harry’s is located at 1551 Thoreau Dr. in the Renaissance Schaumburg Hotel and Chicago convention center. The restaurant is open daily for breakfast, lunch and dinner. For more information on Sam & Harry’s, please visit, or contact events manager, Kelly Boden at (847) 303-4013 for more information on scheduling dinner parties and events.

About Renaissance Schaumburg Hotel and Convention Center
Be amazed by a Schaumburg, IL hotel boasting a contemporary design that is expressive, yet functional at the Renaissance Schaumburg Hotel & Convention Center. Situated 25 miles from Downtown, this Northwest Chicago, Illinois hotel blends futuristic architecture with a heightened appreciation for the surrounding natural wetlands. Designed by the renowned John Portman & Associates, the Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center and Hotel creates a setting that provides an exceptional gathering place. Over 148,000 square feet of technologically enhanced meeting space is perfect for a variety events ranging from sizeable corporate conventions to intimate wedding receptions. Indulge in delightful dining at Sam & Harry's, serving sizzling steaks and the freshest seafood. Conveniently located, this Schaumburg Illinois Hotel is near Woodfield Mall, offering world-class shopping and upscale dining. Experience true luxury at the Renaissance Schaumburg Hotel & Convention Center, where the heartland meets the 21st century. For more information or to make a reservation call (847) 303-4100 or visit