From clothing and accessories to home furnishings and restaurants, Wilmette-Kenilworth Chamber members are committed to providing personalized service and quality merchandise. New customers find that local business people soon know their names and remember their preferences. The welcome mat is out and you are in for an enjoyable shopping experience. You’ll love the service, merchandise and home town atmosphere.
Plus, when you shop Wilmette and Kenilworth first, a percentage of your sales tax helps reduce local taxes. Those dollars become part of the Village budget and are helping to reduce your local property taxes. And, when you compare our villages’ sales tax with Chicago and other communities, you will find the rate is lower in Wilmette and Kenilworth!
In the spirit of community and making sure many of our neighbor businesses and their employees survive and thrive during this time of crisis, we are asking you to remember to shop online at your local businesses and order from local restaurants for delivery, drive-thru and curbside pickup. See our Open for Business Updates for a list of restaurants offering curbside pickup or delivery and information about other stores and service businesses.
Wilmette & Kenilworth Shopping Directory
Ambiance North Shore Window Fashions proudly presents you with the most complete selection of window treatments in the Chicago-land area. We offer blinds, shades, shutters, drapery, motorization, professional installation, at competitive prices. Please browse our site to learn more about Hunter Douglas, CONRAD®, Norman™ Shutters, or any of the many other products and services we have available.
Welcome to AO Sushi, specialists in the freshest sushi and fish in Wilmette for over 25 years. We’re a sushi store with a full sushi bar for delicious made-to-order food for both carry out and dine in. We also offer a selection of fresh fish for sale to cook in your own home.
We are a retail store that specializes in BBQ's both gas and charcoal plus smokers, Patio Furniture, Outdoor Kitchens, Gas Logs and Fireplace accessories. We have a great selection of BBQ accessories, sauces and rubs plus all kinds of woods for smoking. We also host grilling classes, wine dinners, and private parties. Our store is unique setting for your next party. In the summertime we have a wonderful outdoor patio so we can host your party outside. We have 2 plasmas inside and 1 outside so our store is a great place to host a party to cheer on your favorite team. We always have 2 great micro brews on tap and a fine selection of wines.
Bella Cosa Jewelers is the kind of family owned and operated jewelry store generations of Americans have relied on. We carry a great selection of engagement rings, wedding bands, diamonds, and fine jewelry.
Bella Tile and Stone offers an array of exclusive tile and design services for both residential and commercial spaces. New construction is a specialty of ours. Our design team can offer you along with your builder a start to finish service to help you surface your dream home. Treat your home to a makeover today. Transform your kitchen, bath, fireplace, and floors. Bella Tile will help you through your entire project.
Bensidoun USA is your suitable consultant for its expertise and resources in developing an attractive indoor or outdoor French Market. With over 60 years of experience and over 100 markets throughout the world, the Bensidoun family are the public market managers and developer experts.
Wilmette's Books of Life is a boutique design studio that organizes, optimizes and transforms your photos, memorabilia, artwork and stories into exquisitely designed books.
Services include: Photo books, photo organization, scanning, book binding, prints, photo retouching, photo repair, photo albums, home organization, photo archiving, photo preservation, photo gifts, gift certificates, family history, legacy, photo support.
The Bottle Shop sells interesting and delicious wines that don’t break the bank in Wilmette, but our customers come all the way from Lake Bluff to the north and up from the city to take advantage of our INEXPENSIVE, mostly BIODYNAMIC and organic wines that start at $l0. We also have an on premise license, so you can pop open your purchases on site and THERE ARE NO CORKAGE fees, so you can have lots of cheap dates nights, or hang out with your dog and sit outside nights. WE LOVE DOGS. We also carry the cream of the beer crop, the top scoring beers from breweries across the country and Europe. Why drink a so-so beer when you can have an EXCEPTIONAL one?
Wine and Beer Club, Gift Certificates, 24 different craft beers, all make great gifts for coaches, teachers, or yourself.
We also host private parties- parent parties, showers, birthday parties, yoga parties, and painting and wine parties. Our most popular party is a private tasting for small groups with themes of their choosing. Blind tastings, all bubbly tastings, Barolo, Brunello, or we can create a customized tasting based on your favorite wines. Call Amy with any questions 847-602-0714
Boxy sends fun summer camp care packages to camps nationwide. There is a variety of themed boxes to choose from containing a variety of games, toys, and sweets.
Burhop’s Wilmette has long been known as one of the North Shore’s and Chicagoland’s best markets for premium fish and prime seafood. Since its establishment, the praise and accolades for Burhop’s Wilmette’s quality, freshness, and service have never ceased. Today, a true fish boutique, the fishmongers at Burhop’s Wilmette boast more than 100 years of experience offering fresh fish and seafood to the area. With deliveries several times daily, Burhop’s seafood can be on your table less than 24 hours after being in ocean waters. With a wealth of knowledge in all things seafood, the Burhop’s team is available to provide preparation suggestions, cooking tips, as well as delicious recipes for seafood novices and aficionados, alike.
Step into Chalet’s Wilmette Garden Center and experience Chicagoland's finest products and services. Our concierge will greet you and help direct you to our knowledgeable and friendly staff in any of our departments: Home and Holiday, Garden Shop, Pet Essentials, Nursery, or our Education Center. http://www.chaletnursery.com
It all started in 1917.
Chalet is deep-rooted in history as a third-generation, family-owned, local business entering our 101st year serving the North Shore. From our humble beginnings as a self-started yard care business by L.J. Thalmann, we have grown to incorporate multiple divisions, increasing the Chalet offerings. The expansion of our Landscape Division and the addition of Chalet Farms are just a few of the transformations that have helped shape Chalet.
A lingerie, swim and sleepwear boutique specializing in bra fitting.
Convito is an ancient Italian word, not used in the current Italian language, that signifies a banquet or feast. Since its inception, Convito Café & Market’s (formerly Convito Italiano & Betise) mission has always been to foster enjoyment of the gourmet foods, wines & spirits of Italy & France whether through dining in our cozy art-filled cafe, or through purchasing product in our market for home enjoyment.
Convito Market and Cafe is a family run restaurant in Wilmette, IL, serving fresh off the farm organic Italian and French inspired food.
Corner Bakery Cafe is an American chain of cafes that specialize in pastries, breads, breakfast dishes, gourmet sandwiches, homemade soups, salads, and pasta.
Wilmette Eyeglass shop, optical needs, lunetterie, contacts, prescription and non-prescription sunglasses, custom repairs, sports frames and RX swim goggles. Craig Scott has been an optician and owner of Craig Scott Opticians serving Wilmette and the North Shore for over 30 years. Under his guidance the team of professional opticians at Craig Scott Opticians, assist patients in selecting glasses and vision enhancing products ranging from frames and contact lenses to custom sports frames. Most products are finished in the on-site lab. We perform many frame repairs as well in our lab. Many insurance plans are accepted.