In addition to hosting your next personal or business related dinner or cocktail party on-premise at EL Ideas, Chef Phillip Foss and team can be commissioned for off-site parties, speaking engagements, events, and consultation.

We are also able to take our unique style and cuisine off premise for exclusive engagements in private residencies in Chicago and beyond, we have also had the honor to curate highly exclusive events for the Art Institute of Chicago, the opening of the David Bowie exhibition at the Museum of Contemporary Art, a private dinner for the Visa Corporation, and even weddings.

Consider EL Ideas for your next social event, company outing, or consultation by emailing

If you have an event, business, film, software company, food product, or any genuinely interesting and innovative idea that we can work with you to make great please contact us.