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1112 W Armitage Ave, Chicago, IL 60614-7868
+1 773-871-2929
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good50%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“rigatoni” (5 reviews)
“fried oysters” (2 reviews)
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1112 W Armitage Ave, Chicago, IL 60614-7868
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Reviewed 24 January 2018

This is my absolute go to restaurant in Chicago. Located in Lincoln Park it provides a nice escape from the loop dining choices. Creative and appealing Italian dishes are always excellent. I have been going here since 1992 and I have never had a bad...More

Thank marchuk
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Cute neighborhood restaurant. Decor inside cozy and warm. Seems like a place DePaul University students take their parents when they want a slightly upscale meal. We've eaten here many times since it's just around the corner, and the food is between 3 and 4. Most...More

Thank pochejlee
Reviewed 21 July 2017

One of those rare joys: a restaurant down on the corner that manages to be both casual (wear shorts if you like, but make them pressed) and gorgeous enough to celebrate an occasion. The menu features unique variations of familiar Italian classics -- eight pastas...More

Thank alsolly
Reviewed 13 July 2017

First time to this wonderful restaurant set on chic Armitage Ave in Lincoln Park. We went on a Sunday evening and had a delicious meal in their outdoor cafe setting. There is comfortable indoor seating as well. We had good service and good food. Prices...More

Thank mgomez2468
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Skip the pizza, much better on the menu, if you don't like something on the entree, special orders don't upset them

Thank OtownGator82
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Ambiance is sensual and warm. The food is always consistently very good to great. Atmosphere is warm, friendly and romantic. My wife and I have spent 5 or 6 New Year's Eves there. Everyone we have taken there for dinner raves about the food and...More

Thank hymark
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Called at the last minute on a Saturday and they had a 2 person high-top available. I was surprised that most of the entree's were over $20. I had the halibut special which was delicious but a bit over cooked. No bread was brought to...More

Thank Beowoulf1962
Reviewed 9 February 2017

We organized a birthday dinner for six on a Friday night. Service was good, food was very good (especially the corn fried oysters.) We also had the mussels, papardelle, butternut squash ravioli, farfalle and rigatoni. All great. Dinner for six including two bottles of chardonnay...More

Thank John D
Reviewed 29 January 2017

4 of us had dinner at Tarantino's this past week and we had reservations at 7:30, but did not get to the restaurant until 7:45 (I called to let them they know we were running late). They held our table, and we were seated immediately....More

Thank scottpstuckey
Reviewed 1 January 2017

A nice upscale restaurant for casual or celebratory dining. Summers outside are nice. Bar is very good

Thank wendymunz
Lincoln Park
Head to the North Side of Chicago for a stroll through
one of the city’s greenest neighborhoods. Lincoln Park
boasts over 1200 acres of green space complete with a
free zoo open to visitors year-round. This
pedestrian-friendly neighborhood is lined with parks,
row homes, boutiques, taverns, and nature. Lincoln
Park itself borders the lakefront area offering
peaceful views of the water and the Chicago skyline.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 21 - USD 30
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1112 W Armitage Ave, Chicago, IL 60614-7868
  • Public Transportation: CTA Train (Brown Line, Armitage stop) CTA Bus (#73 Armitage)
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Lincoln Park
  • Neighbourhood: Lincoln Park
  • Phone Number: +1 773-871-2929
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