Three new food and music venues in one building!
Ron Onesti, the impresario who recently celebrated the one year anniversary of his extremely popular “Club Arcada” Speakeasy & Restaurant in St. Charles, is ready to make a big splash in Evanston. Three new venues, all of which are located in the former 27 Live building at 1012 Church Street.
After almost two years and hundreds of thousands of dollars on renovation, “Rock ‘N Ravioli” Italian Restaurant, “Bourbon ‘N Brass” Speakeasy Bar and The “Evanston Rocks” Music Hall are officially open!
For Holiday Parties!
With our lively entertainment, variety of mouthwatering food and drinks and multiple sized spaces to rent, you can find everything you need under one roof. You also have a personal event planner to handle all of the details every step of the way to make it easy to plan an event of any size. Combine that with an exquisite venue and an upscale quality of service and you will find that party goers will be buzzing with delight!
“Rock ‘N Ravioli” serves generations-old Italian recipes and fabulous live music. The Rock ‘N Rav menu features numerous varieties of home-made fillings and sauces including Braised Short Ribs and Potato, Lobster and Asparagus, and Frangelico Creme Sauce on Pumpkin Ravs. Our full menu is available now, with a wide variety of small plates to round out the food offerings.
Unique and Delicious
“Loved everything about this place. The food was fantastic. There were three of us and we each had a different ravioli entree. Each was unique and delicious.”
I Would Go Back
“I really enjoyed the food and was happy with our choices, I would go back.”
“Wonderful concept and delicious ravioli. Friendly staff.”
This Was Fabulous
“Wow! This was fabulous. We brought our son and his pal from school. Food was incredibly delicious!!. Ambiance was fun. Service was awesome! Dining music was classic.”
“We had an amazing experience. [Our Server] Candice was so great with our son. No one blinked an eye when my son got loud. Candice made sure to check on him and even got him to laugh. There would be pictures of the food but it was so good we enjoyed eating everything on our plate.”
Meal Was Excellent
“Went on Sunday and the $20 three-course meal was excellent and a good value and the music was enjoyable.”
Food Was Fantastic
“Was so fun! Thanks!!! Loved the secret bar behind the book shelves! Food was FANTASTIC!”
One of the Best Meals in Evanston
“The food was excellent! One of the best meals I’ve eaten in Evanston. Service was outstanding. We ate and then saw The Smithereens in the music venue, which was a great time. We will definitely be back.”
Creative craft cocktails and beers will be available both at “Rock ‘N Ravioli” and at “1012 Bourbon & Brass” an exquisite 1920s-style Speakeasy & Showroom located on the restaurant’s second level. A cabaret stage will add to the ambiance of the antique-laden room.