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Cafe Borgia

10018 Calumet Ave, Munster, IN 46321-4055
+1 219-922-8889
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“pasta” (13 reviews)
“scallops” (7 reviews)
“prosciutto” (4 reviews)
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Italian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
10018 Calumet Ave, Munster, IN 46321-4055
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Reviewed 3 January 2017

Until getting back to a place like this with such outstanding service, one forgets how some old-world customer focus adds to any experience. That is standard here and, together with the great food, makes for a wonderful lunch or dinner experience. We'll be back every...More

Thank CaseyfromBoston
Reviewed 7 November 2016

Café Borgia has gluten free options, and the food is good. I have never had an issue with cross-contamination there. The staff is professional, but I wish they were warmer and more welcoming. I have no complaints, but I have never felt as though the...More

Thank copperbrick
Reviewed 28 October 2016

Café Borgia used to be a great "special" place to eat. The last two times I have been there have left me disappointed. I had Lamb Shank on one visit, which used to be wonderful. This time it was not very good. The dish had...More

Thank mothra00
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Good experience. The wait staff was fantastic!!! Appetizers were very good (calamari marinara) and the entree was average. I would go back for appis & drinks.

Thank Landshark724
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

I have visited this restaurant several times and it's hit or miss. The atmosphere is nice, but some of the dishes are inedible. I've had great meals there, but more than once either I or someone I'm with have ordered the risotto and it's like...More

Thank RJD32
Reviewed 14 October 2016

They have fresh loaves of bread which I would say was the highlight of the meal, room is very loud .it could use some sound deadening to help with echoing.was much better when it was in Lansing,il.

Thank ronaldl962
Reviewed 13 October 2016

I am in this area on business all the time. Cafe Borgia has a good selection of Italian dishes and a nice bar list. Prices are very competitive ($10-30) I usually sit in the bar where service is quick and if you wish there are...More

Thank Colleen P
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Never disappointed when we visit Cafe Borgia! Food is always great, I recommend the salmon fettuccini. If out for a cocktail definitely get the Stoli Noli. Friendly staff! Good for family or friends night out.

Thank Lori M
Reviewed 3 October 2016

I can't believe some of the comment's. Please do not go to cloth napkin's. When you experience someone blowing their nose in one believe me you will always ask for paper. I have eaten at this restaurant since the early Lansing day's when you had...More

Thank jczrw
Reviewed 2 October 2016

I attended the wedding of a friend at Borgia. Everything was wonderful especially the food and the service.

Thank Deirdre H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Private Dining, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10018 Calumet Ave, Munster, IN 46321-4055
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Munster
  • Phone Number: +1 219-922-8889
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Established in 1986, Cafe Borgia features the Italian specialties of Chef-owner Mike Jesso. A popular meeting place in Chicagoland, this northwest Indiana eatery is known for homemade menu offerings in an artistic atmosphere. With high praise for it's wine list from ZAGAT, Chef Jesso has had recipies featured in Gourmet and Bon Appetit magazines. The Chef's Garden enhances the dining experience.
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