Lunch

Don’t settle for anything less than a superb lunch in Chicago! With choices such as Yucatan salmon, seafood paella, and criollo half chicken, you can enjoy tastes from across the world in the middle of your day. Whether you’re on your lunch break or looking for nourishment while exploring Chicago’s West Loop, Carnivale is a singular experience — and a delicious way to make a great day even better.
Vegetarian Indicates vegetarian menu items.
Gluten-free Indicates gluten free menu items.

Appetizers

Gluten-free-meal vegetarian meal Chunky avocados, cilantro, chilies, onion, garlic, lime, fresh corn chipsGluten-free-meal Braised brisket, sweet plantains, malanga, aji amarillo aioli, queso frescoCrispy corn empanada, pepper sherry vinaigrette, fennel, marcona almondsGreen papaya, carrots, malanga, cilantro, smoked hazelnuts, sweet and sour adoboTempura cod, vigorón slaw, chipotle aiolivegetarian meal Spanish-style requesón, warm tomato preserve, garlic chips, smoked olive oil, toasted sourdough

Salads

Gluten-free-meal vegetarian meal Local greens, hearts of palm, dates, queso fresco, avocado, cherry tomatoes, spiced cashews, champagne vinaigrette Add Chicken $4 | Steak $7 | Salmon $6 | Shrimp $6gluten-free-mealWatercress, frisée, cherry tomatoes, candied almonds, golden raisins, queso fresco, champagne vinaigrette Add Chicken $4 | Steak $7 | Salmon $6 | Shrimp $6Organic romaine hearts, Parmigiana Reggiano cheese, sourdough croutons Add Chicken $4 | Steak $7 | Salmon $6 | Shrimp $6

Large Plates

Gluten-free-meal Wood grilled skirt steak, rice and beans, bacon sofrito, sweet red onion, chimichurri sauceGluten-free-meal Saffron bomba rice, shrimp, mussels, clams, calamari, tomato sofritoAmerican Kobe beef, sesame brioche, Wisconsin cheddar, charred onion, vine ripe tomato, baby kale Add bacon 2 / farm fried egg 2Gluten-free-meal Marinated Amish chicken, roasted fingerling potatoes, huancaina Lentil rice cake, green pea curry, baby caramelized vegetables, Closed Loop Farm greens      Slow roasted pork, smoked ham, Dijon mustard, dill pickles, Swiss cheeseButtermilk battered chicken breast, sambal maple aioli, sesame slaw, vine ripe tomato, sesame briocheMarinated grass-fed skirt steak, chile morita, Calrose rice, daikon, carrots, soft poached eggMarinated yellow fin tuna, Calrose rice, daikon, cilantro, furikake, mosago, kabayakiBlack quinoa, baby carrots, bok choy, cilantro, pickled cabbage, daikon, cilantro, kabayakiCrispy shrimp, house buffalo sauce, blue cheese aioli, tomato, arugulaSourdough bread, slow cooked bacon, guacamole, arugula, marinated tomatoes, basil

Sides


Desserts

White chocolate mousse, Klug Farms raspberry sorbet, mixed berries, Mexican chocolateMango, red currant and pistachio ice creamsHouse made caramel cornMilk soaked banana cake, peanut butter fondant, chocolate ganacheOld fashioned coconut cake, coconut frosting, mango ginger sorbet, toasted coconutRoasted hazelnut mousse, hazelnut sponge cake, oreo crumble, Zaya rum ice creamKey West style key lime curd, graham cracker crumb, fresh whipped cream

 

 

Many of our dishes contain raw ingredients and dairy products. Please notify your server of any allergies or aversions. Parties of 6 or more will have an automatic taxable service charge of 20%.