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Bella Via Ristaurante

1899 2nd St, Highland Park, IL 60035-3153
+1 847-681-8300
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (7 reviews)
“crusty bread” (2 reviews)
“grouper” (3 reviews)
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11:00 - 14:30All hours
Italian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1899 2nd St, Highland Park, IL 60035-3153
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing from start to finish! Drinks were delicious, appetizers are great, meals were divine, and after dinner drinks and desserts were amazing!! Highly recommend!

Thank Tarah H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have been here every time I have gone to Chicago as my grandparents have a particular liking to it. So I have had a lot of experiences here and all of them have been above average and not something that I would choose to...More

Thank Nicke E
Reviewed 7 June 2017

I have been going here since I moved to HP. The food is really good and the service is excellent. It is nice they give you soup or salad and a side of pasta with your entree. Ireally like the fish and the Chicken Vesuvio...More

Thank Amy S
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

This is now the third time we have had the pleasure to eat at the Ristorante in Via on 1899, Second Street in Highland Park, Illinois. We are in awe, speechless and overwhelmed at the unique, identical, true Italian Flavors brought to our Table, each...More

Thank Annalisa R
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

A cold night in March and five of us needed comfort food. We were not disappointed. A hearty Minestrone soup and a glass of good red calmed the shivers. Three of us had fish. I had the Pistachio coated Salmon, a generous portion with an...More

Thank Robert C
Reviewed 26 February 2017

My wife and I were out for a quick meal before going to a play. We couldn't decide on a restaurant and remembered some friends talking about a local favorite that somehow, we have ignored. We drove by, parked, and walked in. The entry area...More

Thank RJK_Chicago
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

Very nice Italian restaurant with excellent pizza and chopped salad. Wife says best salad she can remember! Delivery service very efficient.

Thank Michael T
Reviewed 30 January 2017

My favorite dish here is Linguini with White Clam Sauce. It really is the standard by which i rate all other Italian restaurants. In fact, I've never had a bad meal here. It cam get a little noisy at times, but that doesn't take away...More

Thank ELP733
Reviewed 21 November 2016

Real Italian food at decent prices. Fresh tasty meals by a family owned business. It has become a staple for very good dinning in Highland Park. With many other very good resturants around..this place is a special treat!

Thank niceguyfromchi
Reviewed 27 October 2016

We ate here with 2 friends prior to visiting the Chicago Botanical Garden. The restaurant is decorated very nicely and is very spacious. We had good service and enjoyed a wonderful meal. My husband and I chose their grouper special, which was beautifully prepared with...More

Thank BobKathy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Takeout, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:30
16:30 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:30
16:30 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:30
16:30 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:30
16:30 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:30
16:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:30
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1899 2nd St, Highland Park, IL 60035-3153
    (Second St. & Elm St.)
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lake County  >  Highland Park
  • Phone Number: +1 847-681-8300
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