Explore the Five-Star Dining Program at The Merion

Nestled in the heart of Evanston, The Merion, a vibrant senior living community, offers a dining experience that goes far beyond the ordinary. With a commitment to providing residents with superb culinary delights, The Merion has elevated dining into a true art form. 

“The Merion takes great pride in everything we provide for our residents, including an exceptional dining experience,” said John Janco, Director of Sales and Marketing at The Merion.

“We know that not only should each dish be delicious, but also that the act of dining is a fantastic opportunity for socializing and enjoying the company of friends and family,” John added.

The Merion’s dining program has several characteristics that make each meal special. Take a look at what makes dining at The Merion a five-star experience. 

Fresh, Nutritious Delights

At The Merion, residents can choose from a variety of delectable meals for breakfast, lunch, and dinner each day, carefully curated with an emphasis on fresh, nutritional ingredients.

The culinary team spares no effort in sourcing the finest produce, ensuring that every dish not only tastes exquisite but also nourishes the body. From vibrant salads to succulent entrees, each plate is a celebration of flavor and health.

Creative and Inspired Cuisine

The culinary creations at The Merion are nothing short of inspired. The chefs take pride in crafting dishes that are as visually stunning as they are delicious.

Drawing from a diverse range of culinary influences, residents can savor a menu that spans from contemporary classics to globally inspired delights. This culinary diversity ensures there’s always something to suit every palate.

“For me, food reminds me of family, memories, and my childhood. Since I live a great deal away from my family, cooking helps me feel connected. An example is when we cook German dishes like German Beef Rouladen, Spaetzle, Sauerkraut, Braised Red Cabbage, etc., here at The Merion,” said Chef Uwe Wilshusen. 

Meat dish with vegetables for catering.
Chef preparing pastries

An Experience Beyond the Plate

Dining at The Merion is more than just a meal – it’s an experience. The elegant ambiance and attentive service elevate every dining occasion to a memorable event.

Residents are surrounded by an atmosphere of sophistication and warmth, creating the perfect backdrop for savoring exquisite cuisine and enjoying the present moment.