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1804 N Larkin Ave, Crest Hill, IL 60403-1918
+1 815-725-6000
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good19%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible13%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (8 reviews)
“tiramisu” (2 reviews)
“red sauce” (4 reviews)
Closed Now
12:00 - 21:00All hours
Italian, Pizza
$$ - $$$
1804 N Larkin Ave, Crest Hill, IL 60403-1918
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Reviews (46)
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Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Went in today to try to book a graduation party for my daughter. After explaining we were pricing venues the server or whoever she was got testy have us an outlandish price to put down for 15-20 people got a real snotty attitude when we...More

Reviewed 23 May 2017

First the atmosphere like my grade school cafeteria. The serve was ok a bit to much talking among the employees slow to get the check. Now the food was so disappointing the sauce was out of a jar and the eggplant was at least a...More

Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

The four of us totally enjoyed our meals, from the abundance of noodles in the minestrone soup, to the plentiful servings of the main entrees. I had the cheese stuffed tortellini with Italian sausage, and was not disappointed. Impressed by the managment always being on...More

Reviewed 5 April 2017

We've been coming here for 15 yrs. While the decor has always needed a little updating, we didn't go for that. The food was always very good. As the years have passed, the food has dropped a bit in flavor and the service has slowed....More

Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

The pasta is so good I find myself ordering it every time we visit. My husband loves the bruschetta tilapia. The portions are so large be prepared for leftovers. Servers are friendly and helpful. A great place to bring the entire family. Large tables that...More

Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Our family had a luncheon for about 35 people on Friday and we were not impressed. The pasta was below average in flavor, the salad was bland and the pizza was meh. Cleaning is required everywhere- especially the men's bathroom. I am skeptical about the...More

Reviewed 21 December 2016

We had a funeral luncheon for approximately 25 people. There was lack of service and the food was not up to par. The bar was not stocked well , and the chicken was over cooked , the mash potatoes were dry , and the corn...More

Reviewed 13 October 2016

My husband had Baccala ala francaise. Cod in lemon butter. He said it melted in your mouth . Unbelievable flavors! I had rigatoni Pesci. Shrimp, scallops, peppers ,onions and rigatoni in olive oil . Omg Amazing . The house wine was flavorfull and we ended...More

Reviewed 12 October 2016

My husband and I have been going to this restaurant since it opened (changed hands from Salernos) many, many years ago. This is one of the very few places that this picky eater will go and eat red sauce (brought up with home made Italian...More

Reviewed 8 October 2016

Had pizza with family! Pizza was delicious! Server was very good, brought extra drinks without even us asking when she saw we were low on them.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1804 N Larkin Ave, Crest Hill, IL 60403-1918
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Crest Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 815-725-6000
  • E-mail
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