“Two weeks before we opened, somebody gave us one star,” he said. “Turns out it was a waiter at another restaurant knocking us off the five-star spot before we even got going.”
Scottish-inspired Balmoral Restaurant is honoring seniors once again with its fifth annual Seniors Day, meaning anyone 65 and older can..
Delicious food, unique ambiance all available in the Chicagoland area.
Restaurateur Colin Smith brings a taste of Scotland to the Chicago suburbs.
Balmoral has had a great year. The Daily Herald Reader’s Choice 2022, the Kane County Chronicles Best of the Fox, and the Diner’s Choice OpenTable Awards all combined to recognize Balmoral a total of 26 times!
People’s Choice winner Chef Joe Schroeder served up delicious treats in support of DeKalb CASA at the 50 Men Who Cook fundraising event in August.
Colin Smith has been organizing the event every year since the restaurant first opened its doors in 2018
Jill Mathews kindly writes “A blessing happened in St. Charles today! A free restaurant quality 3-course meal was donated to ALL the residents at Carroll Towers by the river.”
All businesses that made the list were published in a special section on Sunday, April 28 and is available to read online through the Daily Herald E-edition.
Colin Smith, owner of the Balmoral Restaurant in Campton Hills, can remember being hungry as a child in Scotland — and getting help from strangers.