Since 1969, restaurant, hotel, travel & other witty reviews by a handpicked, worldwide team of discerning professionals—and your views, too.

Gusto Italiano Restaurant

1470 Waukegan Rd. (Lake Ave.) Send to Phone
847-729-5444 | Menu
Typical, saucy Italian dishes are the lure at this family-friendly restaurant.

Cuisine
Open
Lunch Mon.-Fri., Dinner nightly
Features

* Click here for rating key

Gusto Italiano Restaurant Restaurant Review

: The menu at this familiar formula spot consists of pasta, veal and chicken dishes that are dressed with some type of sauce --- often red. This leads, then, to dishes like chicken Parmigiana and sautéed calamari and kalamata olives over linguine. You’ll also find favorites like chicken Vesuvio, antipasto salad and grilled octopus. However, if you only get one thing, make it the eggplant rollatini. In the end, it's a nice family place with red-checked tablecloths and a garden-like atmosphere --- just don't expect to be floored.
Discover new Chicago restaurants
New Restaurants in Chicago

Find all the new Chicago restaurants that have opened recently with GAYOT's round-up.



RESTAURANT AWARDS

GAYOT's Annual Restaurant Awards honor America's best chefs, as well as promising newcomers and a top restaurateur.