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CHICAGO TRIBUNE, THURSDAY, MAY 7, 1970 lADTEHTtr-EHKNTI lADTEHTtr-EHKNTI lADTEHTtr-EHKNTI UnVERrlBEOTNTl MnvrBT?BrMrNTi ( ( ( V I ( Fine Dining Great Golfing at INDIAN LAKES COUNTRY CLUB Bloomingdale, Illinois liy Snlly iMeCiirniirk If you like ccllitiLT out nf t lie rily ami into the rrmnlrv villi its stntijt-frce stntijt-frce stntijt-frce nil', then try a day or an eveninj; at beautiful Imlian Lakes Connlry C'luli. I .oca led in Hloimiitinilale with acres of rnll-itij; rnll-itij; rnll-itij; jjolf fairways surruimiliiiK it, Indian Lakes operated by t ho I'lraniRar orjjanizalion, lias everything everything lo oft'er. The sweeping chili lintise lias an iiiiposiiiji exterior of briek and roitli wood, and when yon enter you'll find a cozy lohhy wilh comfortable comfortable leather fnritilni'c. There's a pro shop off the lobby, a cocktail lounge and the lovely dining room and hanitiel rooms. OH' I lie din-iiijj din-iiijj din-iiijj room there's a patio wilh a spectacular view, where you may enjoy a drink, weather pcrinittiiij;. The dining room anil cocktail lounge arc in one huge room. The sunken bar separates the two, and is novel, in that the bartender works below floor level. 1 fere you sit in comfortable chairs rather than high bar stools. Low tables and chairs arc scattered about. This is a relaxing area for enjoying enjoying your favorite drink. The dining room and lounge at Indian Lakes has a rustic beamed coiling and rough wood and brick wajls. Huge picture windows on three sides of the room give you a sweeping view of Ihe two goll courses. This is a great spot for dining and family groups love it. Specials of the Dny W'ediiesdav niLdit is steak night at Indian Lakes. In addition to the regular menu you'll thirl T Untie steak at only ."5,?.r. club sleak for S.i,'5, hutl sleak for .$2.05. Hig Chief chopped sirloin for $1.7.1, l.illlc Chief (child size chopped sirloin for $1,251 and barbecued hack ribs for ijtf.50. These entrees include salad table, American fries, baked beans, rolls, butter and beverage. On 1'riday night there's a fish fry. All (lie lish you can eat for $1.0').. Children under 12 only $1.25. ( )u Sundays there's a fabulous bullet from 12 noon lo t p.m. All vim can eat for S.i.05, children under 12 $2.25, children under 5, Bursts of the house! The heavily laden buffet table features over 40 delicacies including prime round of beef, sea food, fried chicken, crisp salads, vegetables, potatoes, relishes relishes and desserts. This is a family affair ... at a price families can all'ord. On Mother's Hay, an extra special special bullet will he served with many, many more meat items for onlv $1.65. I f you're entertaining Mother, bring her out to Indian 1 .akes . . . she'll love it. Americana Fare The dinner and luncheon menu is irulv American cuisine. Prepared Prepared under the direction of Chef S.iucerman, you'll find aged steaks, thick " broiled center cut pork chops served with homemade chunk applesauce, old fashioned country fried chicken wilh parsley, cream gravy, genuine fresh calves liver wilh bacon or onion, barbecued barbecued back ribs, crab legs Horen- Horen- Tin; liivelv iliniti!; room ill Iniliiin Lakes where good service and line food fio liiinil in linnil. tine, spaghetti a la Caruso with chicken livers, slufl'ed jumbo shrimp, filet of wall eyed pike nr red snapper and the Surf and Turf combination of steak anil lobster tail. There's the original Rranigar specially Horseshoe . . . a great sandwich served on toast and topped with Ihe chef's own nippy cheddar cheese sauce. You may choose from ham anil egg combination, ham and turkey, all turkey, all bam, Kosher corned beef, shrimp or hamburger. A meal in itself ! The dinner menu also has a cold buffet featuring cold prime rib of beef and the Sioux salad howl. All dinners are served with salad, vegetable, potato, roll and butter. The service is excellent, prices moderate. There's an excellent: excellent: wine list nf imported and domestic wines. The luncheon menu features hot and colli sandwiches, crisp salads, cold meat platters and a business man's lunch for as little as $1.75. "Lilllc" Ext. AVe dined with Bob Wells, manager manager of Indian Lakes ami Krie ' Frirk, mailrc d' the oilier night. Fric is an old hand in the restaurant restaurant business, having worked at ItergholT's and the Kungsholtn 1'rstanranls before coming to Indian Indian Lakes, They showed us around this huge complex, anil were so enlhnsiaslii: about all il has lo offer. They told us that on weekends Indian lkes also has dancing. Reservations are suggested. suggested. They also said the men's locker moms feature sauna baths and handball courts. If You're a Golfer! The two challenging IS bole golf courses at Indian Lakes are tough! Hut if you're a true golfer you'll love them. There arc loads of trees, traps, water and rough, liolf memberships are available on a yearly basis, but this is a daily fee course. Tom Speck is Ihe pro here, and lay Perez is his assistant. assistant. They oprrale the Pro shop that features a wide selection of golfers' needs. The golfers' and business men's grill is now open for lunch. On weekends there's a golfer's breakfast breakfast served, wilh prices that start as low as .x. A view of I he sweeping drive and ill iimiilie I'liliiince lo beautiful Indian Lukes Coinilry ('lull. Knnipiels Welcomed Kisrnhowrr rxpressuav lo Lake , St reel extension. Lake St reel I Rt. I here are two bampiet rooms )r)) (n p,mmin,nl, ,.nai. Snnlll al Indian Lakes ... a small one nll p.loomingrlale two blocks In that can accommodate .16, ideal for Schick Road and go west about business meetings, club functions 'I blocks. and family parties ... and a large M.,.e ;l ,,.n. j( . h,Vun room, the Thundcrbird Uoom that Lakes . . . eninv a round of soli, holds .325, This room is complete bring the faniilv out for dinner. with bar, dance Hour, and PA system. This is perfect for com pany laniucls, weililing receptions receptions and large get togcthers. Lor information and reservations call Mrs. Lillian Sosuieck at fflLi,i.i(l, She will be happy to be of assistance. assistance. ("Mini Out Indian Lakes is open year round for lunch and dinner. The restaurant restaurant is closed on Mondays. During the golfing season the golfer's grill is open. Indian Lakes is casilv accessible trom Chicago, 'lake Ihe You'll find a dav awav from tin: cilv can be a relaxing way lo h.nr fun. The iillnii'live eocklii'tl loungr with its magnificent view nf (lie "olf courses al Indian Lakes.