We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

Isabella

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
17211 Oak Park Ave, Tinley Park, IL 60477-3401
+1 708-444-8555
Website
Today
11:00 - 22:00
Open now
All hours
Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

97 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 97: English reviews
Level Contributor
13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Isabella's is one our favorite places for a date, anniversary, or small business meal. It's intimate, hospitable, and unique. It is such a refreshing change from chain restaurants that dominate these suburbs. We have visited many times, from a Valentine's date (which they graciously accommodated with a reservation near the window) to bringing out-of-town family to bringing work associates for... More 

Helpful?
Thank Steven K
Tinley Park, Illinois
Level Contributor
6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Quaint little restaurant with fabulous food and service. We love to go here for a special occasion such as our anniversary. truly gourmet!

Helpful?
Thank sheila s
Matteson
Level Contributor
35 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

We had driven by the restaurant for many years and decided to try it. It is a converted residence. It is nothing fancy. The food was good, but not great. We will probably not return there.

Helpful?
Thank Paul G
Tinley Park
Level Contributor
5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

Very good food, quaint, and great service. This is a home that has been turned into a great restaurant.

Helpful?
Thank Y4005FZkarenm
Chicago, Illinois
Level Contributor
61 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Visited Isabella's for dinner while traveling for work. This place is a true hidden gem as much for its culinary treats as well as its warm atmosphere and service. They offer many unique twists on traditional Italian dishes. I had the eggplant dish which is thin slices eggplant rolled in thin prosciutto and mozzarella, cooked and covered with a light... More 

Helpful?
Thank travelteach92
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

Love this sweet little charming restaurant! Love the stuffed chicken breast and the service has always been good! Will continue to come here! :)

Helpful?
Thank Jerilyn M
Chandler, Arizona
Level Contributor
26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016

A comfortable former home that is decorated in vintage style, with several separate dining rooms. Open for Lunch and Dinner. Service was great! And the food was very good. The menu contained a variety of salads, sandwiches, and entree that could be ordered anytime. We were allowed to sit and talk with our friends in comfortable surroundings and a quiet... More 

Helpful?
Thank carolerk
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

For the price, I was disappointed. The Calamari was not breaded completely or cooked thoroughly. We sent it back and still had it on our bill. The side salad was basically lettuce and one tomato wedge. For the price, I was disappointed.

Helpful?
Thank Lisa M
Tinley Park, Illinois
Level Contributor
3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016

Isabella is hidden gem inside a cozy cottage. The food here never disappoints. The food is as good as any restaurant downtown but without the long drive, expensive parking and hustle and bustle. We love eating there in the summer to enjoy the patio dining, which is located out front of the cottage. but come winter we are just as... More 

Helpful?
Thank Angel L
Orland Park, Illinois
Level Contributor
9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016

Loved eating in old house. Service was great and food was excellent. Enjoyed eating in this atmosphere close to southwest suburbs.

Helpful?
Thank nbonicon

Travellers who viewed Isabella also viewed

 

Been to Isabella? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17211 Oak Park Ave, Tinley Park, IL 60477-3401
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Tinley Park
  • Phone Number: +1 708-444-8555

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Isabella and other visitors
3 questions
Ask a question
1 month ago
highland, in, usa
5 months ago

See all questions (3)

Questions? Get answers from Isabella staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?