de Quay

Dutch Indonesian

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Overview

Chef/owner David de Quay’s elegant De Quay showcases the link between Dutch and Indonesian cuisines in Lincoln Park. Diners feast on dishes like black pepper gouda dumplings, braised beef short rib with rendang croquette or Indonesian-style fried rice with pork belly and duck cracklins. The rustic, wood-dominated dining room features a marble-topped bar where diners drink Old World wines, eclectic beers and cocktails.

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Accolades

  • Best New Restaurants, May 2016- Chicago Magazine
  • 11 Best Under-the-Radar New Restaurants in Chicago 2015 - Zagat

Menu for de Quay

Main Menu

To Start

  • Black Pepper Gouda Dumplings potato, english peas, bacon, mustard sauce
    $12.00
  • Javanese Chicken Sate peanut sauce, spring dutch slaw
    $11.00
  • Balinese Mussels & Shrimp sugar snap peas, roasted Holland hot peppers, coconut curry sauce, French bread
    $14.00
  • Tamarind & Sweet Soy Duck Leg Confit roasted fennel, ginger "koek" toast, pea tendrils, dried fruit vinaigrette
    $14.00
  • East Indies Tuna Tartare red ginger/kaffir dressing, avocado, hydroponic watercress
    $15.00
  • Keukenhoff Spring Salad living waters farm seasonal greens, cilantro, thai basil, toasted almonds, strawberry/kaffir/charred orange vinaigrette
    $9.50
  • White Asparagus Salad house-cured dutch pastrami, pea tendrils, roasted shitakes, shaved truffle goat gouda, sherry vinaigrette
    $13.00
  • Bitterballen traditional mini veal croquettes, Groningen mustard and mango chutney
    $12.00

Accompany

  • Seasonal Vegetables
    $5.00
  • Goat Gouda Mashed Potatoes
    $6.00
  • Asparagus with Shallot Butter
    $6.00
  • Curried Egg Noodles with Bok Choy
    $5.00
  • Aged Basmati Rice
    $4.00

Middle

  • Nasi Goreng Istimewa fried rice, Indonesian spices, seared pork belly, seasonal vegetables, krupuks, soft boiled eggs, house made sambal, serondeng, pickled cucumber
    $19.50
    Vegetarian $13.00
  • Braised Beef Short Rib Rendang boneless short rib, bakmi noodles with fava beans, mushroom and bean sprouts, traditional coconut sauce, pea tendrils with lemongrass vinaigrette
    $29.00
  • Slow Cooked Chicken Breast with Candlenut Pesto dutch potato knoedels, spring greens, mustard seed vinaigrette, radish
    $22.00
  • West Coast Lemon Sole roulade with red pepper, fennel and dill, light fish broth, sugar snap peas, kumquat and tarragon, curried egg noodles with bok choy and seroendeng
    $23.00
  • Babi Gulair braised pork with Indonesian curry, crispy fried rice noodles, carrots, Thai basil
    $21.00
  • Spring Leg of Lamb roasted and cut with natural red wine/lamb reduction, goat gouda mashed potatoes, pistachio/dried apricot/coriander seroendeng, sautéed asparagus
    $29.00
  • Chef's Seasonal Vegetable Plate composed selection of freshly prepared vegetables and salads
    $19.00

The Grand Finale

  • Housemade Stroopwafel vanilla ice cream
    $7.00
  • Coconut Rocher and Dutch Chocolate Cream fresh strawberries, curry banana anglaise
    $8.00
  • Almond Spekkoek pandan ice cream
    $8.00

Bubbles

  • Vouvray, Ch. Moncontour, Loire Valley, France
    Bottle $39.00
    Glass $9.00
  • Pinot Noir, Dme. Camille Brown, Alsace, France
    Glass $11.00
    Bottle $55.00
  • Pierre Paillard, Grand Cru Brut, Champagne, France N.v.
    Glass $17.00
    Bottle $80.00
  • Billecarte Salmon, Champagne, France N.V.
    Bottle $90.00

Whites

  • Riesling, Ress, Spatlese, Rheingau Germany, '99
    Glass $15.00
    Bottle $65.00
  • Riesling, Ostertag, Alsace, France, '13
    Glass $13.00
    Bottle $59.00
  • Riesling, Heitlinger, Schellenbrunnen, GG, Germany, '14
    Bottle $59.00
  • Riesling, Knoll, Federspiel, Wachau, Austria '13
    Bottle $58.00
  • Riesling, Ovum, Memorista, Eola-Amity Hills, Ore, '15
    Bottle $49.00
  • Kerner, Huff Halbtroken, Rheinhessen, Germany, '13
    Bottle $39.00
  • Pinot Grigio, Borgo M, Veneto, Italy, '13
    Bottle $36.00
  • Gruner Veltliner, Salomon Undhof, Kremstal Aus. '13
    Bottle $39.00
  • Gruner Veltliner, Vayder-Malberg, "Liebdich", Wachau, Austria
    Bottle $65.00
  • Albarino, Lagar D Cervera, Rias Baixas, Spain '15
    Glass $9.00
    Bottle $39.00
  • Melogne d Bourgogne, Dme. de la Ecu, Granite, Muscadet, Fr '13
    Glass $9.00
    Bottle $45.00
  • Carricante, Benanti, Pietra Marina, Etna Bianco, Sicily, '11
    Bottle $85.00
  • Carricante Blend, Tenuta di Fessina "Erse", Sicily '13
    Bottle $48.00
  • Chardonnay, Arista, Russian River, Ca '14
    Bottle $95.00
  • Chardonnay, Meurgey-Croses, Macon Uchizy, Burgundy '14
    Glass $11.00
    Bottle $46.00
  • Pinot Blanc, Emile Beyer "Tradition", Alsace, France '15
    Bottle $39.00
  • Sauvignon Blanc, Raimbault, Sancerre, France '15
    Bottle $50.00
  • Chenin Blanc, Vigneau-Chevreau, Vouvray, France, '15
    Bottle $47.00
  • Chenin Blanc, Huet, Sec, "Le Haut Lieu", Vouvray, France ;15
    Bottle $68.00

Reds

  • Pinot Noir, Soter North Valley, Willamette, OR, '12
    Glass $13.00
    Bottle $59.00
  • Pinot Noir, Scherrer, Russian River Valley, CA '10
    Bottle $80.00
  • Gamay, Thillardon, Les Carrieres, Chenas, France '
    Bottle $45.00
  • Gamay, Julien Sunier, Fleurie, Beaujolais, France, '14
    Bottle $59.00
  • Nerello Mascalese, Terre Nere, Calderara Sottana, Sicily '14
    Bottle $68.00
  • Cabernet Franc, Couly-Dutheil, "Clos de L'Echo", Chinon, '01
    Bottle $46.00
  • Cabernet Franc, Lang & Reed, North Coast, Ca '13
    Bottle $58.00
  • Blaufrankisch, Hortischoner, Burgenland, Austria, '13
    Bottle $40.00
  • Rhone Blend, Kunin, Pape Star, Central Coast, CA, '13
    Bottle $54.00
  • Rhone Blend, Dme. De la Vieille Julienne, C.D.R. France, '13
    Bottle $50.00
  • Rhone Blend, Dme. De La Roquette, C. D. P. France, '10
    Bottle $79.00
  • Cabernet Sauvignon, Alexander Valley Vineyards
    Glass $12.00
    Bottle $54.00
  • Cabernet Sauvignon, Cliff Lede, Stag's Leap, Napa, CA, '13
    Bottle $85.00
  • Merlot, Starmont, Napa, CA, '12
    Bottle $48.00
  • Montepulciano Blend, Tavignano, Le Marche, Italy, '13
    Glass $8.00
    Bottle $36.00
  • Teroldego, Foradori, Trentino-Alto Adige, Italy, "14
    Bottle $48.00
  • Sangiovese, Brunelli, Brunello di Montalcino, Italy '11
    Bottle $90.00
  • Syrah, Ojai, Santa Barbara County, CA '13
    Bottle $60.00
  • Syrah, Chave, Offerus, Saint-Joseph, Rhone, France '13
    Bottle $55.00
  • Syrah, Carignane Blend, Sainte Eulalie, Minerovois, France,'11
    Bottle $45.00
  • Carignan, Lioco, Mendocino California, '14
    Bottle $55.00
  • Zinfandel, Easton, Amador County, CA '13
    Bottle $40.00
  • Malbec, Pircas Negras, Mendoza, Argentina '14
    Glass $9.00
    Bottle $39.00
  • Pinot Noir, Beau Freres, Willamette, Oregon '14
    Bottle $95.00

Glass Pours out of Coravin

  • Leitz, Katerloch Riesling, Trocken, Berg Roseneck, Rheingau, Germany '14
    Glass $17.00
  • Domaine De La Louvetrie, Melon d' Bourgogne Le Fief Du Breil, 1999, Muscadet, Sevre-et Main
    Glass $13.00
  • Janvier, Chenin Blanc "Jasnieres", Loire Valley, France, '15
    Glass $12.00
  • Couly-Dutheil, Cabernet Franc "Clos de la Echo", Chinon, France, 2001
    Glass $11.00
  • Gianni Brunelli, Sangiovese Brunello D'Montalcino, 2011
    Glass $18.00

Tap

  • 3 Floyds Gumball Head, American Pale Wheat, Munster Indiana
    6 Oz $3.00
    16 Oz $7.00
  • Two Brothers, Domaine Du Page, Chicago, Il French Country Ale
    6 Oz $3.00
    16 Oz $7.00
  • Metropolitan Flywheel, Pilsner, Chicago, Il
    6 Oz $3.00
    16 Oz $7.00
  • Forbidden Root Sublime Ginger Spiced Wheat Ale
    6 Oz $4.00
    12 Oz $7.00
  • Stone, Ipa, North County, San Diego, CA
    6 Oz $3.00
    16 Oz $7.00
  • Triple Karmaliet Belgian Tripel Ale
    6 Oz $6.00
    10 Oz $10.00
  • Great Lakes, Cleveland Ohio Edmond Fitzgerald, Porter,
    6 Oz $3.00
    16 Oz $7.00

Bottle

  • Eric Bordelet Sidre Normandy Cider
    6 Oz $9.00

Shaken & Stirred

  • De Quay's House Martini st. george terroir gin, noilly prat original dry, celery bitters, cornichons
    $11.00
  • Vikitsie botanist islay gin, fresh grapefruit juice, Campari, honey syrup, sparkling vouvray
    $11.00
  • P.Y.T. calle 23 blanco tequila, tamarind, brovo "pretty" vermouth, lavender bitters
    $11.00
  • House of Orange hendrick's gin, fresh orange juice, Lucien Jacob cassis, egg white, peychaud's bitters
    $11.00
  • The Woodsman high west double rye whiskey, benedictine, carpano antica, black walnut bitters
    $11.00
  • Dutch Uncle peket houyeu genever, ransom sweet vermouth, gran classico
    $11.00

Brunch Menu

Mains

  • Pannenkoeken apples, speculaas sugared bacon, dutch brown sugar syrup
    $9.00
  • Breakfast Nasi Goreng spicy Indonesian fried rice, braised pork belly, duck cracklins, seasonal vegetables, two fried eggs
    $13.00
  • Nederlands Fall Salad pears, grapes, shaved Brussels sprouts, chile/cumin spiced pecans, Groningen mustard dressing
    $10.00
  • De Quay Dutch Breakfast genever marinated salmon gravlax, soft-boiled egg, pickled red onion, 'salmon belly bacon" cream cheese, seasonal jam, artisan bread
    $14.00
  • Rookworst Omelete 3-egg omelet, smoked pork sausage, goat gouda, breakfast potatoes
    $10.00
  • Grilled Pork Belly Sandwich turnip sauerkraut, maasdam cheese, Groningen mustard, pretzel bread
    $12.00

Starters

  • Basket of Intersting Danishes and Breads with butter and jam
    $7.00
  • Beef Rendang Bitterballen with Dijon mustard
    $5.00
  • Seasonal Fruit with kaffir poached pear
    $5.00

Sides

  • Toast with Butter and Jam
    $2.50
  • Breakfast Potatoes with Holland hot peppers
    $4.00
  • Speculaas Sugared Bacon
    $4.50
  • Rookworst Sausage Patty
    $4.50

Brunch Cocktails

  • Van Peer pear juice, pimento dram, prosecco
    $9.00
  • De Quay House Bloody house-made mix, herrington vodka
    $9.00

2470 N. Lincoln Avenue
Chicago, IL 60614

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Details
  • Price Range: $$
    Atmosphere: Modern, Refined, Romantic
  • Dress Code: Smart Casual
    Good For: Foodies, Groups, Hot Spot
  • Noise Level: Average
  • Wine Spirits: Full Bar
    Phone: (872) 206-8820
  • Private Dining Room: No