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Best Chicago Italian Restaurants

 

Looking for the best Italian food in Chicago? Below you'll find GAYOT's picks for some of the best Italian restaurants in the Windy City.



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A Tavola Italian
13/20
2148 W. Chicago Ave.
Chicago, IL 60622
Menu
Classic Italian fare and affordable wines enjoyed on a pretty terrace epitomizes this Ukrainian Village trattoria. More...

Cafe Spiaggia Italian
12/20
One Magnificent Mile Building
980 N. Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL 60611
Menu
Try the antipasti, gnocchi and classy desserts at this slightly less spendy sib to Tony Mantuano’s Spiaggia. More...

Campagnola Italian
13/20
Dining Room at Campagnola, Evanston, IL 815 Chicago Ave.
Evanston, IL 60202
Menu
Rustic Italian cooking goes upscale at this popular, date-friendly trattoria. More...

Francesca's on Taylor Italian
13/20
Dining Room at Francesca 1400 W. Taylor St.
Chicago, IL 60607
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Boisterous Northern Italian trattoria in Chicago's Little Italy neighborhood. More...

Frasca Pizzeria & Wine Bar Italian
13/20
3358 N. Paulina St.
Chicago, IL 60657
Menu
Contemporary Italian neighborhood spot for those who like to share plates. More...

La Madia Pizza
14/20
Dining Room at La Madia, Chicago, IL 59 W. Grand Ave.
Chicago, IL 60654
Menu
Grab a glass (or a bottle) of wine from La Madia’s cellar while savoring classic-meets-modern Italian fare. More...

La Scarola Italian
11/20
Dining Room at La Scarola, Chicago, IL 721 W. Grand Ave.
Chicago, IL 60610

Low-key Italian dishes, served in a casual setting, don’t cost big bucks. More...

Mia Francesca Italian
12/20
Dining Room at Mia Francesca, Chicago, IL 3311 N. Clark St.
Chicago, IL 60657
Menu
Super-busy Italian restaurant where the servings are generous and the volume deafening. More...

Ombra Italian
14/20
5310 N. Clark St.
Chicago, IL 60640

Regional Italian sharable plates and craft wine and cocktails in Andersonville. More...

RPM Italian Italian
12/20
Dining Room at RPM Italian, Chicago, IL 52 W. Illinois St.
Chicago, IL 60654
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Bill and Giuliana Rancic team up with the Melman kids at this ever-packed Italian haunt. More...

Siena Tavern Italian
13/20
Dining Room at Siena Tavern, Chicago, IL 51 W. Kinzie St.
Chicago, IL 60654
Menu
Fabio Viviani (of Top Chef fame) is behind this rustic Italian in River North. More...

The Village Italian
11/20
Dining Room at The Village, Chicago, IL The Italian Village
71 W. Monroe St.
Chicago, IL 60603
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Intimate booths at this romantic Italian staple are tops among business-types and theatergoers. More...

Volare Italian
11/20
Dining Room at Volare, Chicago, IL 201 E. Grand Ave.
Chicago, IL 60611
Menu
Posh touches and classic Italian make this eatery a must for locals and daters. More...


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