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La Dolce Vita

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25 Old Frankfort Way., Frankfort, IL 60423
+1 815-806-9989
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16:00 - 21:00
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Mon - Thu 16:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 16:00 - 22:00
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

Took the girl-friend and her kids out for dinner here. The service was excellent even though the restaurant was packed. The food was outstanding as was the dessert. I've been back twice since and would highly recommend them. Awesome Italian food!!!

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Thank Mark H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016

This restaurant is small, the atmosphere warm and the food amazing. Extremely fresh seafood and top notch drinks. My team goes here every year with the boss for a Christmas party (we are a small group under 20 people). The service is always exceptional and the food I just can't rave enough. I have not had a bad dish there,... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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66 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

Love this place. Great ambience and food. I've tried the veal, which is phenomenal, so tender and tasty. The filet is one of the best I've ever had. Pork chops were great, too. They give warm bread with a choice of butter or olive oil and parmesan cheese for dipping. Their salad is wonderful, too. I even tried a chocolate... More 

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suebob29
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69 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

This is a really cute place with wonderful food. The only drawback is the sound level; we were here for dinner and wow, it got so loud we could barely hear each other. Other than the sound level, the service was attentive and the food was really good. We had chicken parmesan and chicken marsala along with tiramisu and cannoli.... More 

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The South
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

This is my parents favorite restaurant; so I love when we are able to come here for dinner. The food is always so good, as well as the service. Lisa is the best waitress, she always makes a great dinner that much better! Best time to go is during the week when it's not as crowded or noisy.

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Thank cocoso
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Four of us went for dinner for my Boyfriend's Birthday. Food, cocktails and service was fabulous as always. If you like bakes clams, some if the best I've had are here.

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Thank Sherry S
Frankfort, Illinois
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156 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

La Dolce Vita is a solid pick for a nice meal. If you set near the bar, in front, you may find it too busy and noisy for your liking. Ask for a table in the larger back area, where you can have a nice conversation, and dispense with some the hustle and bustle. We have eaten here several times,... More 

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Thank Denny S
Chicago, Illinois, United States
2 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

My husband and I both ordered chicken dishes there tonight. The chicken was overcooked and did not have any flavor. Worst chicken vesuvio ever.

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Thank Diane F
Orland Park, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Similar to the one in lemont. Great food. Good food. Outdoor seating. Friendly and attentive service.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016

Our server, Janelle, was wonderful. She anticipated our needs before we even thought of them. She is a gem!! There were 4 of us friends out for an early dinner. One of the specials was Spinach and Artichoke Ravioli with chicken in a white wine sauce.. It sounded so good that we all ordered it. It was 3 ravioli and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
Monday
16:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 21:00
Thursday
16:00 - 21:00
Friday
16:00 - 22:00
Saturday
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 Old Frankfort Way., Frankfort, IL 60423
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Frankfort
  • Phone Number: +1 815-806-9989

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?