The Chopping Block

  • Cooking Instruction & Retail
  • Gifts & Specialty Items
4747 N Lincoln Avenue
Chicago, IL 60625
(773) 472-6700
Hours:
Monday - Friday: 10:30am - 7:30pm
Saturday: 9:30am - 7:30pm
Sunday: 9:30am - 5:30pm

About Us

The Chopping Block, Chicago’s largest recreational cooking school and gourmet retail store, offers guests a large slate of demonstration and hands-on classes, as well as wine and cocktail classes, read more
  • About

    The Chopping Block, Chicago’s largest recreational cooking school and gourmet retail store, offers guests a large slate of demonstration and hands-on classes, as well as wine and cocktail classes, private cooking parties and corporate team building events. Classes at the two locations in Lincoln Square and the Merchandise Mart cover cooking skills and techniques as well as seasonal, ethnic, healthy, vegetarian and weeknight cooking. Classes for children and teens are also offered as well as summer camps. A series of ''Boot Camp'' classes for adults allows students to take cooking to the next level with an intensive week-long taste of professional culinary school style instruction. The Chopping Block’s retail stores feature professional-quality cookware and kitchen tools, plus an array of gourmet and ethnic ingredients and hand-selected food-friendly wines, craft spirits and beer.

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    The Chopping Block is hiring Chef Instructors!
    Category: Food Industry and Restaurants
    This isn’t your typical chef gig; this is about sharing your passion and knowledge of food and cooking with others. Consider what it would look like to work at the busiest recreational cooking school in Chicago and make a difference in people’s lives every single day. Only people with positive attitudes, love for customers and a true passion for The Chopping Block’s mission to ...read more

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    Andrea Miller
    Phone:(773) 472-6700
    The Chopping Block is hiring Class Assistants!
    Category: Food Industry and Restaurants
    Class Assistants have a unique opportunity to work with our highly trained chefs to educate our students about the world of cooking and learn new culinary techniques themselves! Culinary experience is not a requirement, but a strong desire to learn and be coachable is; high energy and enthusiasm are a must to be considered for this position. This position requires evening and weekend work at both ...read more

    Contact

    Andrea Miller
    Phone:(773) 472-6700
    The Chopping Block is hiring Retail Concierge/Sales Associates!
    Category: Food Industry and Restaurants
    Our Retail Concierge/Sales Associates are interested in building long-lasting relationships with our customers and have a positive “can do” attitude. Team members will be trained to beknowledgeable about our expansive and unique line of professional cookware and gourmet retail items. This position requires evening and weekend work at both locations of The Chopping Block. Please send ...read more

    Contact

    Andrea Miller
    Phone:(773) 472-6700

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  • Directions

    4747 N Lincoln Ave, just east of Western and south of Lawrence in the heart of Lincoln Square.