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Rigo's Cafe

164 N Schuyler Ave, Kankakee, IL 60901-3829
+1 815-802-1200
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“sea bass” (6 reviews)
“pasta” (6 reviews)
“saganaki” (3 reviews)
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American, Italian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
164 N Schuyler Ave, Kankakee, IL 60901-3829
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Rigo's was the perfect place for friends from opposite directions to meet for a few hours. The food and service were excellent, and the restaurant was quiet enough and large enough that we didn't feel rushed to leave.

Thank Georgeann B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really nice restaurant with good service and good food. A little pricey but worth every penny. A real asset to the City of Kankakee.

Thank rickbocek
Reviewed 5 June 2017

Rigo is the best chef in town! He has created a wonderful restaurant in a town the lacks for great restaurants! He menu is absolutely magnificent!. The service with Alfredo or Angel is too die for ! They know what you want when you want...More

Thank Jetsonboy
Reviewed 20 May 2017

It was our first time there. We had a short wait, unexpected for a Thurs. We were seated in the back near the kitchen, because they where hosting some type of buffet dinner for a larger group. Our server messed up on our orders and...More

1  Thank 1HappyMommaof6
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Went for my husbands birthday. Amazing crab cakes for appetizers!! He had steak which was tender and delicious. I had pasta - everything was so good.

1  Thank Lori C
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

We went for 1200 service.Were seated right away(had reservation).Wait staff were very attentive immediately and thruout.Buffet was well setup,with large selections of lunch and breakfast items.There was a carving station with prime rib,lamb,and ham. You're always in a crowd on this day,but they managed very...More

Thank Caddytravel
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Everything was perfect... from the service (very attentive) to the atmosphere (clean and modern) to the food (tasty) I was not sure what to expect. Yes, it was a bit pricey, but I was prepared for that. The seabass was served atop vegetables. I will...More

Thank sleepy99
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

I love the decor in there. We ordered wine and saganaki to start. Then he had soup and I had salad. He says his soup was very fresh and bright tasting. My salad was delicious topped with the house dressing. Entrees were also delicious. We...More

Thank rebecca520
Reviewed 30 March 2017

On a Monday night, there were not many people. The staff were very nice. The food well prepared and plentiful. I will return.

Thank Justretiring
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Been here a couple times. This is a great place for ambiance whether a romantic meal or a business meeting. Service is good. There is a solid menu with a good variety of options and also a nice pricing range. The person hosting must know...More

Thank 2BEis2SKI
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Doris D
17 February 2017|
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Response from LAW6281 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure but they did have plenty of non pasta options. Very accommodating so if you call I am sure they will let you know
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 164 N Schuyler Ave, Kankakee, IL 60901-3829
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Kankakee
  • Phone Number: +1 815-802-1200
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