Friday night DJ at Prairie Moon in Evanston basement party

Join us every Friday night for Prairie Moon’s Friday Night Basement Party! DJ Pound spins and Prairie Moon offers drink specials and dining specials.

DJ starts at 9PM.

supper club chicago evanston at prairie moon

Every Tuesday and Wednesday, Prairie Moon presents its Midwestern Supper Club. Enjoy a three course dinner for only $15.95.

(Menu subject to change. Dine-in only.)


Salmon Chowder
fresh salmon, corn, carrots, potatoes, cream, seafood stock

Little Garden Salad
mixed greens and fresh vegetables served with cilantro ranch or balsamic Vinaigrette

Cajun Lentil Soup
tender brown lentils in a spicy vegetable stock with Thibodeaux Andouille sausage

Painted Soup
roasted butternut squash, tomato & poblano puree


Chicken Rockefeller
Grilled chicken breast, applewood bacon, baby portobello mushrooms, Herbsaint-spinach cream, sweet onions & wild rice

Michigan Lake Perch Fish Fry
half-pound pan-seared MI lake perch with herb tartar sauce, house slaw, fresh-cut fries

Tony’s Pot Roast
pot roast of beef braised in cabernet sauvignon & root vegetables – carrots, celery, pearl onions & potatoes with a rosemary au jus

Roma Basil Penne
penne pasta, light roasted garlic pesto cream, roma tomatoes, baby spinach, crimini mushrooms, basil


Texas Sheet Cake
– dense chocolate, vanilla ice cream –

Michigan Blueberry Crisp
– vanilla ice cream –

Night before thanksgiving in evanston at prairie moon

Prairie Moon brings you its annual The Night Before Thanksgiving bash!

Bring Thanksgiving in with DJ Pound, drink specials, dancing, and more.  $5 Pints of Evanston local beers Temperance and Sketchbook.

lobster fest extended in evanston at prairie moon resetaurant

Lobster Fest has been extended through Tuesday, November 20th!

Join us for our Autumn LobsterFest with pound and a quarter whole Maine lobsters with side dishes for $26.95.

These lobsters are flown in daily from Maine waters and served to you just like you were a regular Mainer! Plus, we will have other lobster specials throughout the week!


Whoops! We had a miscommunication among ourselves and with our Maine lobster supplier. The week of Maine lobster specials will actually be November 12-18. So sorry for any confusion!

November 12-18 Prairie Moon will feature Whole Maine Lobster Dinner as one of its specials. Dinner includes two side dishes and drawn butter. (While supplies last!)

Please make reservations by calling 847-864-8328

Prairie Moon grand opening celebration in Evanston

It’s a New Moon Rising Celebration!

Join us for the Grand (Re-) Opening in our new location at 1635 Chicago Avenue on Friday, September 28.

The grand opening will feature Prairie Moon’s new menu, plus a “greatest hits” menu including customer favorites of the past 15 years.

Temperance Beer Company and Sketchbook Brewing will have giveaways and specially priced beer. Sketchbook also has a new pale ale called “Moonrise” brewed exclusively for and only available at Prairie Moon and at Sketchbook’s taproom.

DJ music featuring DJ Tee-bot and guests will start spinning at 9pm.  Other grand opening specials include: free slices of Tony’s Red Velvet Cake and a Champagne Cheers at 11pm. There is also an unsubstantiated rumor that someone is making balloon animals!

Call 847-864-8328 for reservations!

Join us at Temperance Beer Co. for the Prairie Moon Father’s Day BBQ.

Sunday, June 17 from 1pm – 5pm.


Temperance Restless Years Beer Brats
Moon Burgers
House-Smoked Pulled Pork with BBQ sauce and Slaw

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Prairie Moon and Temperance Beer Co. present the Prairie Moon Pop-up Raw Bar every Friday in May.

5PM until we run out.


Bevans Virginia Oysters $2 each
Fresh Fish Ceviche $6
Jumbo Lump Crabmeat Stuffed Avocado $9
1/2# Jumbo EZ Peel Gulf Shrimp $9
House-made Smokehouse Salmon with whipped goat-chive cheese and flatbreads $5
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We are very pleased to announce our new location at 1635 Chicago Avenue in downtown Evanston. We are between Davis Street and Church Street next to Found and across from Whole Foods. Our new location has plenty of street parking and a parking lot half a block north of us.

Our expected opening is mid-June, 2018.

Sign up for our email list HERE to get updates or like us on Facebook or Instagram.

We can’t wait to open our doors to you!

Thank you!

Rob, Tony, Mike and the rest of us at The Moon!

Prairie Moon opened April 15, 2002. Sixteen years later, it will close. But fret, not. Prairie Moon will reopen in a new Evanston location in the coming weeks. Location TBA.

Join us April 13 – 15 for our final weekend on Sherman Ave as we celebrate The Greatest Hits of Prairie Moon. Dining specials all weekend long.

Kick it off with our Friday the 13th party with DJ Tee-Bot at 9PM – close!