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2041 Bloomingdale Rd, Glendale Heights, IL 60139-2173
+1 630-539-7600
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11:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 23:00
Sat 11:00 - 12:00
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Chicago, IL
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38 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2016

Despite the name Italian Express, this is a Pakistani owned establishment that serves only halal meats, which means “permissible” according to Islamic law. It is the Muslim equivalent of the Jewish custom of only using ”kosher” foods. The first time I walked into this place I had to do a double take. There were Pakistani paintings on the wall, Pakistani... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 May 2016

This is definitely not an eat in place, although you can do it. The place is casual and family friendly. The gyro and chicken tikka pizza are great! They also offer a buffet with lots of different Indian/Paki food. If you're thinking of eating authentic Italian, this is not the place. If you're looking an Italian place with an infusion... More 

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Thank Sarah H
Missouri
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301 reviews
147 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 April 2016

Friendly folks, but not what I was expecting. Was hoping for more in the way of Italian, not all the other dishes that were on the menu. Walked in at 12:30 for lunch and not a another customer, which should have been a tip off. For sure a family owned place so will not bash them, but would not go... More 

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Thank Dan L
2 reviews
Reviewed 9 April 2013 via mobile

This is honestly one of my faviorate spots to eat in Glendale heights. Though I only order the gyro pizza I know they have other good food but I stick to what makes me coming back. Customer service is ok needs work but they ate good people

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Thank jjboy1986
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 24 January 2013 via mobile

Honestly I went into this place having doubts about pizza but there gyros pizza is amazing, sauce was good dough cn use some help but combination of gyros and pizaa was unbelievable. I am definitely taking some back to Madison for my kids. They are going to love this.

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Thank alextreak
Chicago
1 review
Reviewed 31 March 2008

Italian Express Italian Express is a small restaurant that serves salads, pizzas, pastas, and sandwiches. This little place comes with reasonably priced food, and the food is amazing. They have many original ideas for food, and my favorite is their XL-Gyro Pizza. This pizza is amazing, and I give the food 5 stars. The food can be takeout or sit-in.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Italian, American
Restaurant features
Reservations, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 12:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2041 Bloomingdale Rd, Glendale Heights, IL 60139-2173
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  DuPage County  >  Glendale Heights
  • Phone Number: +1 630-539-7600

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