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RoSal's Italian Kitchen

1154 W Taylor St, Chicago, IL 60607-4213
+1 312-243-2357
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“fried ravioli” (10 reviews)
“veal” (10 reviews)
“cannoli” (8 reviews)
Open Now
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm Hours
Steakhouse, Italian, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1154 W Taylor St, Chicago, IL 60607-4213
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This place is a GEM! My family of four had dinner here on Saturday night and each of was in awe. Not only was the food fantastic, but the service was even better. Linda seated us and immediately treated us like family. She gave us...More

Thank Michele L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A delightful little restaurant on Taylor St in Chicago's Little Italy. Food always delizioso! great staff, friendly, welcoming - like being at home at mama or nonna's table. Parmesan dishes - Chicken or Veal, Marsala dishes oh so good. Salads are good & fresh. Come...More

Thank dmff
Reviewed 15 March 2018

While in Chicago visiting our daughter, we wanted to eat at an Italian restaurant, and wanted to go to Little Italy. We chose Rosal's as a destination for the Uber driver, and planned to walk the street to find somewhere to eat. We did, very...More

Thank Robert S
RoSalsTaylor, Owner at RoSal's Italian Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Such a great review and a real testimony to what we try so hard to accomplish everytime a guest walks through the door; make them feel like family!! Not sure the night you were in, but I feel like our staff reflects our guests! Our...More

Reviewed 5 March 2018

Food is good. Joe the owner is really nice. Artichoke appetizer is really good. Food here is authentic. Service is good.

Thank Daybreak42
RoSalsTaylor, Owner at RoSal's Italian Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2018

Thank you for your kind words! We are so happy that you enjoyed your experience and hope to see you for dinner soon! Joe

Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

First visit here. We went to RoSal's based on a recommendation to celebrate our 30th anniversary. It is a small family owned Italian restaurant. There are very few tables; servers were taking food upstairs but it was unclear if the upstairs was a part of...More

Thank Becky K
RoSalsTaylor, Owner at RoSal's Italian Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2018

Happy Anniversary!! Thank you for sharing your very special day with us; we are so glad that you enjoyed your experience. We hope you have a fabulous year!! Cyndi

Reviewed 4 January 2018

Tiny restaurant and unless you are a party of 2 dining on a slow day you might not get a table. They were able to accommodate a gluten free diner in our group (much to her delight!). We ordered toasted ravioli and sausage and pepper...More

Thank Likestogoaway
Reviewed 31 December 2017

RoSal's is a terrific good value Italian restaurant. The food is marvelous and very large portions. The location is the famous Taylor Street Italian neighborhood of Chicago. The décor is pleasant and it is popular. I highly recommend RoSal's.

Thank Anthony S
Reviewed 28 December 2017

This is a family fun business where the local's have gone for years. The service was ok, nothing to write home about as the waiter wasn't very friendly. Food came relatively quickly which was great. the gluten free pasta was not very flavorful in the...More

Thank GarryZ
RoSalsTaylor, Owner at RoSal's Italian Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 30 December 2017

GaryZ, We are sorry to hear that your service was not up to RoSal's standards. We pride ourselves on making our guests feel like family an, unfortunately, we missed the mark. If you choose to dine with us again, we hope that you have a...More

Reviewed 30 November 2017 via mobile

Went here on a recommendation from local acquaintances. It is a very small establishment. Once you step in, you immediately feel the warmth of a very personal and informal welcome. This is the sort of restaurant where families come for their regular night out and...More

Thank salman_zaman
RoSalsTaylor, Owner at RoSal's Italian Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 13 December 2017

So loved your review, it makes us love what we do so much more when someone gets' what we do! Thank you for taking the time to share your experience! We hope to see you soon; Happy Holidays!

Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Chose this place due to TripAdvisor reviews and weren't disappointed. All food is homemade and scrumptious. Waitress/hostess said portions weren't huge but don't believe her. She also said they'd be glad to modify any dish however we'd like. Starting with the bread, almost everything was...More

Thank frequentdiner27
RoSalsTaylor, Owner at RoSal's Italian Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 30 December 2017

We wish you lived in Chicago too!! Thank you for visiting us when you were in town, we are delighted that you enjoyed your dining experience with us and hope to see you soon. Joe

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19 April 2016|
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Response from RoSalsTaylor | Property representative |
Yes we can accommodate your dietary needs. Please let your server know and we will work with the chef to make sure you enjoy your meal. We also offer gluten free pasta. Our menu can be found on our website
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 22 - USD 35
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
3:00 pm - 8:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1154 W Taylor St, Chicago, IL 60607-4213
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > University Village / Little Italy
  • Neighbourhood: University Village / Little Italy
  • Phone Number: +1 312-243-2357
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Celebrating 27 years in the neighborhood! RoSal's is about wonderful Sicilian food served in abundant portions. About remembering the sounds, aroma & flavors of the "old neighborhood". About a way of life for people who really appreciate their food & have come to expect great varieties of pasta, fish, cheese, meat and breads. The same variety and quality that make a journey through Italy & through RoSal's Italian Kitchen so rewarding. Please join our family for dinner or book a private party. We look forward to meeting you!
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