notes from the mexican kitchen

Escape to Topolobampo’s Winter Beach Vacation

Winter is coming. Let's get out of here. Escape to Topolobampo, where our chefs have planned the perfect getaway from the blustery cold. The new "Winter Beach Vacation" tasting menu whisks you away to our favorite Mexican beach towns, each of the seven courses capturing the sun, spirit and soul of Mexico. Your travel package [...]

New Year’s Happenings and Holiday Hours

It really is beginning to look a lot like Christmas at our restaurants. Topolo’s beautiful interpretation of the Noche Buena salad is dazzling guests. The crispy buñuelos are hitting the fryers. The vibes are merry and bright. You get the idea. Below is look at our holiday hours, which includes our annual beginning-of-the-year break. But […]


Available Now: Bayless Family Foundation Grant Applications

The Bayless Family Foundation will soon be accepting applications for its new “Stepping Stone” grants, which aim to bolster the bottom lines of promising Chicago theater companies. The grant application can be found here. Formed in 2017, the Bayless Family Foundation supports established Chicago theater organizations with a vision for institutional and artistic growth. It launched with an initial […]