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Fried Green Tomatoes
Enjoy a dinner of rustic Italian dishes (and be sure to try the signature tomatoes) at Fried Green Tomatoes, a romantic restaurant housed in a historic downtown Galena building. The restaurant features an award-winning wine list recognized by Wine Spectator. Reservations recommended.
Discover cute boutiques housed in historic storefronts in downtown Champaign, including antique and consignment shops. Be sure to stop at PACA’s Architectural Salvage Warehouse, where you’ll find everything from vintage stained glass to ceramic tiles.
Chicago Food Planet Tours
Take the 3-hour food tasting and cultural walking Chicago tours, which combine delicious food and drink tastings with some serious fun in Chicago’s most delicious, off-the-beaten-path neighborhoods. Suitable for all age groups and fitness levels, you’ll experience delectable foods from one-of-a-kind specialty food stores and ethnic eateries while receiving an insiders view into the culture, history and architecture that defines the Windy City. Walk away with new culinary perspectives, big smiles, satisfied taste buds and the confidence to continue exploring the areas where locals live.
Since opening to great fanfare in 1984, Spiaggia has set the tone for Italian fine dining in Chicago and in the United States. A favorite Michigan Avenue restaurant of critics and patrons alike, this timeless four-star restaurant celebrates the cuisine of Chef/Partner Tony Mantuano and Executive Chef Sarah Grueneberg, who creates luxurious, world-class Italian cuisine showcasing the finest ingredients presented with simple elegance. The award-winning wine list, impeccable service, spectacular view and sophisticated, contemporary setting contribute to Spiaggia's universal regard as a premier, authentic Italian dining destination.
Discover Green Street and the heart of campus at the University of Illinois. Restaurants, bars, shops, bookstores and more await your presence in this Orange & Blue themed area.
MB Financial Park at Rosemont
MB Financial Park at Rosemont, the new entertainment district, features lively bars and restaurants with live music, casual dining, bowling, and outdoor patios. A seasonal courtyard is in the center of it all- perfect for farmers markets, movies under the stars, music festivals & ice skating. MB Financial Park at Rosemont is only a block from the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center and is anchored by Muvico 18- Movie Theater, a number of hotels and the vibrant Rosemont Theatre.
The Ariston Cafe was founded by Pete Adam, a Greek immigrant, in Carlinville, Illinois in 1924. The original cafe was located on Route 4, the predecessor of Historic Route 66. In 1929, the Cafe was relocated to Litchfield, Illinois and moved into its present location on Route 66 in 1935. Since 1966, Pete’s son Nick and wife, Deme, continue to offer the traditional service expected of a family-owned and operated restaurant. The cafe is believed to be one of the oldest restaurants on Route 66 and has been inducted into the Route 66 Hall of Fame and is placed on the National Registry of Historic Places.
Piasa Winery & Pub
Wine, beer, food and an amazing view of the Mississippi River are all part of the charm of the Piasa Winery & Pub. Enjoy award-winning wines made at the Piasa vineyards or try one of the more than 400 Illinois and international wines available. Sit on the deck of the riverfront pub and relax with a beer from the more than 100 imported and domestic brews on hand. Appetizers, sandwiches (including the Piasa Pounder -- take the challenge if you dare!) soups, salads, pastas and desserts are available on this full service menu.
Joe's Pizza And Pasta
Joe's Pizza and Pasta is a hometown favorite serving fine Italian dishes including pizza, pasta, submarine sandwiches, desserts and more. Recently renovated, Joe's makes the perfect place for lunch or dinner with the availability of large party reservations and delivery service.
Radio Maria is a restaurant and tapas bar run by artists. Head chef, Brian Wong, creates the eclectic dishes that suit the vibrant ambiance, such as his Coffee Crusted Filet and Green Curry Hot Pot.
Located in an 1847 Georgian-style mansion, featuring tapas, the authentic dishes of Spain. Indoor and garden patio dining available.
Rizzi's on State
Fine dining featuring traditional Northern and Southern Italian cuisine cooked to order. Extensive wine list and full bar. Private party room available. Patio dining.
Pizza Cucina (Wasco)
5 minutes west of downtown St. Charles in Wasco. Open daily. Delivery available. Catering too.
Giordano's Italian Restaurant & Pizzeria - Buffalo Grove
Pioneer of the award winning famous stuffed and equally renowned thin-crust pizza. Enjoy a variety of pizzas including cheese, vegi, tropic delight, and shrimp or choose from over 15 ingredients to create your own masterpiece. Other menu choices include an array of appetizers, sandwiches, pastas, soups, fresh salads and desserts. Open for lunch and dinner. Dine-in and enjoy a beverage from the full-service bar. Carry-out, delivery and catering are also available. Live too far to enjoy Giordano's, use our mail order system and have the partially cooked, frozen pizza delivered overnight to you. Visit our website for more information.
CITY: Buffalo Grove
La Za Za Trattoria
Unique architectural shape and cozy atmosphere makes you a special part of this trattoria. Come experience friendly service and great food, where family and friends still matter.
CITY: St. Charles
Enjoy traditional Italian dishes and authentic Italian-trained chefs' recipes while dining in one of Luigi's rooms from his beautiful Italian villa. Banquet facilities available.
Mediterranean cuisine restaurant located in the downtown area. Please see our website for menu options. Wine, beer and spirits.
Venuti's Ristorante & Banquets
DuPage County, Chicago’s Western Suburbs - The Venuti family will customize your special event in a lavish banquet setting that can accommodate up to 1,000 guests. Venuti's houses three opulent bridal suites, a quaint chapel for 100 guests, dramatic marble double staircase and granite dance floor. The restaurant offers a warm setting and fine Italian cuisine, including scrumptious homemade specialty pastas.
Esplanade Restaurant & Lounge, Doubletree Suites
DuPage County, Chicago’s Western Suburbs - Casual dress code. Serving breakfast, lunch & dinner. Average cost per meal: breakfast under $10, lunch/dinner $10-20.
CITY: Downers Grove
Johnny's Italian Steakhouse
Menu centered on charbroiled steaks and chops, fresh seafood and Italian specialties. Lunch menu includes specialty sandwiches and salads. Call-ahead seating daily. Located in the Shoppes at Grand Prairie Mall.
Very spacious, elevators, crystal chandeliers, live entertainment on weekends.
Mediterranean style cuisine with a fun atmosphere and elegant ambiance.
Biaggi's Ristorante Italiano
Biaggi's combines a friendly & exceptionally knowledgeable staff with affordable, freshly prepared Italian cuisine to create an authentic Italian dining experience.
Maggiano's Little Italy - Naperville
DuPage County, Chicago’s Western Suburbs - Maggiano's is inspired by post WWII Little Italy and specializes in Southern Italian cuisine. We offer signature family-style dining as well as a variety of menu choices, ranging from traditional pastas and chicken dishes to homemade desserts.
Cummare's Italian Ristorante
Authentic Italian family recipes for pizza and past dishes, salads, panini, lunch & dinner buffet.
Fresco 21 blends flavor of the Mediterranean region; including Italy, Spain, France, Greece, Egypt, Morocco, Israel & Lebanon, offering guests a unique menu.
Located in the heart of Downtown Danville, Rich's Deluxe offers a large selection of Greek favorites and traditional dinners featuring seafood, steaks and pasta. Gourmet sandwiches and fresh Alaskan halibut are favorites among customers.
Dimaggio's Pizza - Albion
Variety of pizza choices and other menu items.
Located on the Magnificent Mile, The Purple Pig is a collaboration of Chefs Scott Harris of Mia Francesca, Tony Mantuano of Spiaggia, Jimmy Bannos and Jimmy Bannos Jr. of Heaven on Seven. Featuring homemade charcuterie, cheeses and classic Mediterranean fare plus an extensive yet accessible wine list.
Part of the popular chain of Francesca restaurants that began in 1992 with the original Mia Francesca in Chicago, the menu here features the same generous portions of Northern Italian food with dishes from Rome and the surrounding areas of Tuscany, Umbria and Lazio. The menu changes daily to utilize seasonal ingredients, and there are additional off-the-menu specials.
BASILICO FEATURES A RELAXED, COZY ATMOSPHERE, AND THE BEST IN AUTHENTIC ITALIAN CUISINE. WE USE SEVENTY YEAR-OLD GOURMET RECIPES THAT INCLUDE HOMEMADE PASTAS, CHICKEN, VEAL, STEAKS, AND SEAFOOD. WE WILL DEFINITELY HAVE YOUR TASTEBUDS SINGING "AMORE".
Buca di Beppo
Even before you succumb to the powerful flavors of immigrant Italian cooking, you'll be drunk on the decor at this exuberant send-up of post-war Italian-American supper clubs.
DuPage County, Chicago’s Western Suburbs - At CityGate Grille, you can enjoy Mediterranean influenced cuisine, perfectly paired with your choice of one of our many incredible wines or specialty drinks. Satisfaction has never had such style.
Pizzas by Marchelloni/Bowling Alley
Restaurant offers pizza and sandwiches and has a large banquet room with separate bar. Eight-lane bowling alley features a game room.
Breadeaux Pizza has unique variety of pizzas such as quesadilla, super Hawaiian, taco, chicken fiesta, cheeseburger, meatball, barbeque, vegetarian, and many more, and you can always build your own pizza with the toppings you want. Also, pastas, salads, sandwiches, and tantalizing desserts.
Giordano's Italian Restaurant & Pizzeria - Gurnee
Pioneer of the famous stuffed and equally renowned thin-crust pizza, Giodano's menu also has great pastas, sandwiches, soups, salads and desserts. Over 40 Chicagoland locations open for lunch or dinner including a full-service bar. Dine-in, carry out, delivery and catering are available. Located within 2 miles from Six Flags Great America and Gurnee Mills.
Rizzi's Italian Restaurant
Fine dining featuring traditional Northern and Southern Italian cuisine cooked to order. Extensive wine list and full bar. Plenty of parking. No delivery service. Take-out available.
BEAUTIFUL PRIVATE ROOMS, MAJESTIC BANQUET HALL. DELICIOUS ADRIATIC & MEDITERRANEAN CUISINE. PESCATORE PALACE IS A REAL TREASURE.
CITY: Franklin Park
Our restaurant is devoted to serving good Grecian food, expertly prepared, expertly served. Here you will find centuries old Greek recipies plus some new and innovative ones.
Maxwell's offers great hamburgers, pasta, and all around great food in a cozy, casual atmosphere, and served by a warm, friendly staff.
Maggiano's Little Italy - Oak Brook
DuPage County, Chicago’s Western Suburbs - Delicious Italian food and excellent service... just a few of the characteristics that make Maggiano's the ideal place to hold your next dinner or event.
CITY: Oak Brook
Contemporary, casually sophisticated trattoria ambience with authentic rustic cooking, friendly service, and fair prices. perfect location for a great night out or a private party.
CITY: Arlington Heights
Garzanelli's Supper Club
Unwind while enjoying a drink and some good conversation with friends at Garzanelli's Supper Club. The Carretto family has been serving the area's best chicken family style (with ravs and spaghetti) for more than 35 years. Menu includes chicken, pasta, pizza, steak and fish. Full bar featuring a variety of martinis, imported beer, mixed drinks, and classic after-dinner drinks including Brandy Alexanders, Pink Squirrels, Grasshoppers, and Golden Cadillacs. Wednesday - Thursday 5:00 P.M. - 9:00 P.M., Friday - Saturday 5:00 P.M. - 10:00 P.M., Sunday Noon - 8:30 P.M.
Sam Sorrento's Ristorante
They offer a wide variety of Italian cuisine offering pasta and pizza. They also offer a tasty Alfredo pizza. Sure to please any pizza connoisseur.
Another TRUE Italian feeling of cuisine that you MUST try if just visiting Champaign. Located on campus and a popular place come Mother's Day, and open just for UI graduation commencement every May, you'll truly love this Italian food! Open year round (closed on Sunday's), but for those two special days every Spring!
Cannova's of Galena features award-winning pizza, an excellent wine list and an inviting atmosphere. We are a small storefront Italian restaurant, perfect for romantic dinners for two, or pizza for the whole family. Special entrees are available nightly, including pastas, steaks, and fresh seafood. Free delivery in town.
Andies Restaurant in Andersonville is a Mediterranean restaurant on Clark Street serving amazing dishes of many influences for more than 30 years. We cook our food with the freshest ingredients and make each dish to order. Our servers are detailed, attentive, accommodating and friendly. Our main priority is to ensure you have the best dining experience possible. Our philosophy is to cook locally and seasonally. We use produce from local farmers in the Midwest, when and where it is available, and from Andies’ garden. Be sure to check out our Seasonal Menu page for fresh specials.
Giovan's Restaurant & Pizzeria
The complete Italian family dining experience. Family owned and operated.
CITY: Crest Hill
A little bit of Italy & a whole lot more located in the heart of student life on Green Street in Champaign!
Vitale's Pizza Cellar
If you love pizza, this is the place to go! Homemade, piping hot, thin or thick, we make 'em just the way you like them. If pizza's not your thing, try an Italian beef on our homemade bread, or choose from one of our other mouthwatering sandwiches or pasta dishes. We've been in business for over 50 years, so we know how to make it right...your way! Delivery available.
Authentic Italian cuisine at affordable prices. Located downtown near the riverfront and a block away from Washington Square. Great food in a nice atmosphere.
This locally owned Italian restaurant features pasta, pizza and specialty items.
The Noodle Cafe of Wilmette
Restaurant specializes in fresh pasta and seafood.
Amazing atmosphere and a variety of entrees and pasta prepared with fresh organic ingredients. The perfect spot for a night out in Evanston.
Gino's East - St. Charles
Join us for our world famous Chicago style deep dish pizza. Ask about our "no charge" private party room.
CITY: St. Charles
Dave's Italian Kitchen
For more than 25 years, Dave's has been making bread, pasta, desserts, salad dressings and soup themselves. They only use the freshest ingredients.
Olga Bread - it’s bread you’ll find at the center of everything here. A secret-recipe bread used in side dishes, desserts and every one of the delectable sandwiches you’ll find at Olga’s Kitchen. Try any of their soups, salads or sandwiches. The staff is friendly, the atmosphere is welcoming and the food is always fresh.
Marco's on Main Restaurant
Marco's offers delicious salads, pizza, and much more. So come in to Marco's on Main to experience a little Italy!
Italian murals, fireplace, candlelit tables, white linen tablecloths. A touch of "Old Italy".
Authentic Chicago pizza, plus ribs, chicken, and pasta for all your catering needs.
Pizza and Italian restaurant. Dine in, Carry out, and Delivery. Everything from pizza to sandwiches, Friday fish fry to pasta.
Rosebud Trattoria opened its doors under the direction of Rosebud Restaurants in May of 2005. Conveniently located in the heart of River North and steps from Chicago's famed Theater District, the restaurant is a hit with locals and tourists alike. The idea behind the "Rosebud Trattoria concept" is to find the best ingredients possible and deliver them fresh from the market to the customers' table at a moderate price. The result is a Roman inspired trattoria with a genuine Chicago balance.
Casual, family-friendly dining, with signature pizzas, pasta and sandwiches being the focus of the menu. Jugs of GoomBa Red and GoomBa White table wine will be available. Bar area and adjacent pub room now feature high-top tables, big screen TVs and updated decor.
Impecca Restaurant is committed to serving the highest quality and freshest ingredients. Innovative European style and Italian roots are the basis of each of their dishes. The unique presentation makes the dishes look as good as they taste.
Savoia's - Paris
Italian-American food, fine dining, carry out, 120 seating capacity, beer and wine. New location on W. Court Street. Check out our website to see our menu and make reservations online.
Northern Italian cuisine with a 200 bottle wine list.
Avanti's Italian Restaurant
Avanti’s Italian Restaurant has been serving Normal since 1971. Raising a family business like this is no different than creating a delicious meal; it takes time, along with a heaping side of love and care, and when it’s all said and done you have a flavor that seems suited for a family Italian restaurant experience. Ciao!
The Parthenon Restaurant
As we celebrate our 34th Anniversary we want you to know The Parthenon has been a top award-winner for years! Come in and try one of our specialties and see for yourself what makes The Parthenon so famous.
Balagio Ristorante & Banquets
From fantastic seafood to succulent steaks, chops, and perfect pasta, Balagio’s is the ideal Italian family restaurant. Our homemade sauces and soups are known throughout the area. We offer nightly entertainment and welcome children of all ages to come in and experience spaghetti and meatballs like never before. Balagio is open for lunch and dinner and has private and semiprivate rooms for any occasion.
Basta at Eastport
Batsa at Eastport is a cozy italian bistro featuring contemporary and traditional italian cuisine along with steaks, seafood and much more! Their extensive wine list will leave wine-lovers satisfied. Basta features wines shipped from Italy, Australia, Spain, and various vineyards across the United States. They also have domestic and imported beers.
CITY: East Peoria
La Vigna Restaurant
Fine Northern Italian cuisine. We bring the best of Italy to your table. Seafood, poultry, aged steaks, pasta, homemade desserts, full bar.
Greek Village Taverna
Come find a taste of Greece! Try traditional specialties like leg of lamb, pastichio, spanakotiropita, dolmades, loukoumades, and moussaka. Belly dancer every Friday and Saturday night followed by live music. Semi-private dining with party packages.
Chestnut Street Inn
Award winning bed & breakfast and restaurant featuring Mediterranean cuisine, using locally available ingredients. Conveniently located off I-80. Four uniquely appointed guest suites, including private bathrooms.
Great Italian food. Select from 50 varieties of pizza, including Chicago-style, thin crust and double-decker, as well as daily specials. Very cozy, friendly and clean.
Typcial Gyro dishes piled high with all the fixin's. Get a basket order or just order a Gyro.
CITY: Rock Island
A Lill Taste of Cuba
Locally owned Cuban food restaurant serving wings, gyros, Philly cheese steaks, subs, salads,pastas and more. Also offers take out service.
Acropolis Greek Cafe
At the Acropolis Greek Cafe you can enjoy great food in a cozy, home like atmosphere. Located in a beautiful historic building.
Pizza House - Bridgeport
Offers variety of pizza choices and much more.
Portillo's - Sycamore
Come enjoy what we hope you will find to be the best Hot Dog, Italian Beef, Maxwell Street Polish, Tasty Burgers, Fresh Salads and more. Bring the kids and ENJOY!
Jacksonville's fine dining establishment located inside the renovated train station. Italian food and other luxurious meals.
Our award-winning food and wine market offers extensive selections of hot and cold prepared food.
Very comfortable, warm room, with skylights and fireplaces. Generous, affordable, Northern Italian Cuisine. 4 star service in a casually elegant atmosphere. Specializing in private functions for groups of 20-200. Two private dining rooms.
CITY: Forest Park
Buca di Beppo
DuPage County, Chicago’s Western Suburbs - Recipes enjoyed for generations in villages across Italy inspire our menu, giving Buca di Beppo its authentic Italian flare. Experience the Italian traditions of food, friendship and hospitality. Dishes are served family style and are meant to be shared.
Maggiano's Little Italy - Skokie
Known for its huge portions of Southern Italian fare, Maggiano's serves up traditional Italian red-checkered tablecloths and old family portraits create the feel of Little Italy. Popular house specialties, irresistible desserts, and a large selection of wines. Bring a big appetite and big expectations to Maggiano's!
Gioco features authentic Italian cuisine including handmade pastas, prime steaks, fresh seafood and wood-fire thin crust pizzas.
Bella Milano offers the Milano burger, Pasta Con Broccoli, and so many other excellent choices, served by a warm and friendly staff. While you're there, try the featured wine: Gnarly Head Old Vine Zinfandel.
Ciazza features American fare and a mix of Mediterranean favorites paired with wine and cocktails. A relaxing environment welcomes guests and diners.
CITY: Burr Ridge
Monical's Pizza - Robinson
Family-style dining, pizza and much more.
The Original Mungo's offers delicious, fresh Italian food in a casual, romantic atmosphere, and served by a friendly and helpful staff.
CITY: Fairview Heights
Fornetto Mei Restaurant
A delightful pan-italian restaurant in the heart of Chicago's Gold Coast, Fornetto Mei offers a relaxed, dining experience and world-inspired cuisine. Enjoy the cozy, intimate dining room or relax in the warm, sexy ambience of the atrium pizza bar.
The Plaid Rooster
Nestled on the wooded banks of the Sangamon River at New Salem Historic Site and offering a unique casual dining experience with a variety of Italian and American entrees. Banquet and group sales menu available. Accommodations for up to 200. Really great.
Binanti's Taste of Italy II
We believe that at the heart of every occasion there should be friends, family and great food. We are delighted to provide you with quality authentic Italian food that will leave a wonderful lasting impression.
Joe Boccardi's Ristorante
Joe Boccardi's has over 35 years of experience in authentic Italian family dining, Boccardi's offers delicious pizza, salads, sandwiches, seafood, and much more.
Riccardo Trattoria is a restaurant serving authentic Italian cuisine that has received great reviews from The Chicago Sun-Times, Chicago Magazine and Bib Gourmand.
Monical's Pizza in Olney
Great Italian food plus salads.
Authentic Italian dining in a casual atmosphere.