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The Golden Girls Kitchen Chicago


1365 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL 60622


food & drink



What you will experience


Bucket Listers is excited to present an exclusive new dining experience: The Golden Girls Kitchen.

💰 Starting at $35 per person
🗓️ Starting May of 2023
⏰ Open Thursday-Sunday
- Drag Brunch coming every Sunday starting June 4th through August 6th at 10:00 AM, 10:45 AM, 11:45 AM, and 12:30 PM
- Join us for a special day of Drag performances on National Golden Girls Day, July 30th!
- Check out "So Good We Named It!" Live Podcast Recording on July 19th from 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM!
- Visit us on June 28th and July 26th for Golden Girls Drag Trivia at 7:15 PM, 8:00 PM and 9:00 PM!
📍 Whiskey Business: 1365 N Milwaukee Ave., Chicago, IL 60622

What Your Ticket Includes

Each ticket includes a 90-minute reservation as well as your choice of a Golden Main + slice of cheesecake. There will be additional sides, desserts, beverages, and exclusive The Golden Girls Kitchen merchandise to add on arrival.

About The Event

Picture it: Chicago 2023…

Pull up a chair to The Golden Girls Kitchen. This custom, detailed dining experience is inspired by the girls' favorite iconic Miami hangouts, as well as other memorable moments from the beloved franchise.

Expect to be completely immersed in the world of The Golden Girls! 

There will be additional sides and beverages available for purchase, and an array of dessert choices, including lots of cheesecake options by Hardbitten Cakes.

You can also sidle up to the Rusty Anchor Bar and select from an assortment of specialty cocktails and mocktails centered around the beloved series.

Don’t forget to take advantage of shareable photo-ops too: snap a photo in Blanche’s Boudoir, complete with shag carpet and a palm print bedspread, or pretend to chat with the ladies through the girls’ yellow kitchen phone.

There will be a full kitchen to order:


-Sophia's Lasagna Al Forno (with meat) with garlic bread
-Sophia’s Lasagna Al Forno (Can be ordered gluten-free on site) with garlic bread
-The Lanai (A "Miami Style" Cuban Sandwich) with fries
-Bacon Lettuce Potato Sandwich (Say It Fast) with fries
-Vegan Bacon Lettuce Potato Sandwich (Say It Fast) with fries
-The Rose Marie Soup and Salad Combo (broccoli cheddar or vegan butternut squash)
-Rusty Anchor Omelet Sandwich (with meat) + Tots
-Rusty Anchor Omelet Sandwich (vegetarian) + Tots
-Avocado Toast with meat + Tots
-Avocado Toast vegetarian + Tots


-Nancy's Side Salad
-Edgar Allan Poe-tatoe French Fries
-Side of Sicily Garlic Bread (secret sauce from the Festival of the Dancing Virgins)


-Sperheoven Krispies (also available vegan)
-Genurkenflurgen Cake
-Clown Sundae
-Blanche's Georgia Style Cookies

Plus The Golden Girls Kitchen Coffee, Southern Belle Libations, mocktails, and more!

Tip is not included in your ticket.  A 20% gratuity will be added to your check upon arrival. 

Follow us for updates, special events, and more:
@GoldenGirlsKitchen on Instagram, TikTok, Facebook, and Twitter

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What people are saying about us!

"The Golden Girls Kitchen In Los Angeles Brings The Famed Show’s Miami Home To Life For Diners" - Forbes

"A ‘Golden Girls’ pop-up restaurant let me live out my sitcom dreams" - Washington Post

"A “Golden Girls” pop-up restaurant is opening in New York City this week, giving fans of the ‘80s sitcom a chance to step into the world of Sophia, Blanche, Rose and Dorothy." - Today Show

"Reservations have been going fast at the newly opened The Golden Girls Kitchen." - USA Today

Join us at our other Chicago Pop-Up, Malibu Barbie Cafe!

Now Open in San Francisco!

Opening soon:
Miami - 2023



What to consider

Terms and Conditions: 

Each ticket comes with 1 pre-selected entree and 1 cheesecake per person. Your entree cannot be changed or substituted on-site.
All seating is scheduled on a 90-minute time window. We allow a 15-minute grace period for late arrivals before the table is forfeited.

Please be advised we cannot guarantee multiple tables booked will be sat together.

Tip is not included in your ticket. A 20% gratuity will be added to your check upon arrival.

Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times.

All sales are final. No refunds or exchanges.

Guidance for large parties:

The Golden Girls Kitchen can accommodate parties of up to six guests at a single table.

If your party is larger than six, you may book multiple tables. Once your reservation is confirmed, please email with each order’s confirmation details and our customer support team will add a note to your reservation.

However, due to high demand, The Golden Girls Kitchen cannot guarantee that parties with multiple tables will be seated near one another in the dining room. Tables will be seated according to availability at the time of the reservation.

Where is the experience

1365 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL 60622


Frequently asked questions


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