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Best Italian Restaurants in Blue Island


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A photo of Bella Mia restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Midlothian
Booked 5 times today
Bella Mia, an acclaimed Italian restaurant, offers a high-quality dining experience as reflected in its glowing reviews. Patrons describe the atmosphere as reminiscent of an Italian village and the food as superb and authentic. "Excellent authentic homemade Italian food! The best cheese ravioli I have ever had!" states one reviewer, while another highlights the "excellent menu" and "traditional Italian" offerings. With a warm, welcoming aesthetic and diligent, polite staff, Bella Mia consistently delivers impeccable service. The extensive menu featuring a variety of Italian favorites and the unique ambiance are often praised. The consensus is clear, Bella Mia provides an outstanding Italian culinary experience.
A photo of Franconello Italian Restaurant restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Evergreen Park
Franconello Italian Restaurant has been lauded by many as an authentic taste of Italy right in their local Beverly neighborhood. The restaurant earns rave reviews for its consistently high-quality food that is always freshly made and has the comforting allure of home cooking. The Chicken Franconello and Pistachio Copa dessert come highly recommended, with diners praising the generous servings that ensure value for money. The ambiance adds to the appeal of Franconello with its warm, supper club feel. The staff, particularly Victor, earn commendations for their attentiveness, friendliness, and excellent service. Despite serving up a fantastic Italian culinary experience, the prices at Franconello remain moderate, making it a popular choice for regular dining.
A photo of Vinny's Clam Bar restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Tinley Park
Booked 24 times today
A photo of Palermo's 95th Fine Italian Cuisine restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Oak Lawn
Booked 1 time today
Palermo's 95th Fine Italian Cuisine is a highly praised establishment in Chicago, renowned for its authentic Italian menu. Patrons rave about their diverse offerings, which range from mouthwatering pastas and perfectly baked pizzas, to delectable entrees like the Chicken San Remo and Shrimp Portofino. The quality and flavor of the food have been consistently excellent over the years, making it a family favorite. The restaurant's atmosphere, service and affordability have also garnered much praise. With reviews stating it's "the best Italian food in Chicago", "a great place for a small family celebration" and "a very busy place", Palermo’s 95th is clearly a reputable destination for an authentic Italian dining experience.
A photo of Francesca's on 95th restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Oak Lawn
Francesca’s on 95th is located in vibrant downtown Oaklawn. A restaurant with a contemporary, casually sophisticated trattoria ambiance, rustic cooking, friendly service, and fair prices.
A photo of Osteria Ottimo restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Orland Park
Booked 22 times today
Osteria Ottimo is a well-loved local restaurant offering outstanding Italian cuisine. Many customers have hailed it as one of the finest Italian eateries in the area, with a raving reviewer stating it is "without a doubt, the finest Italian restaurant in the entire area!" The restaurant has a wide range of dishes to suit every taste. From salads, to pizzas and pasta, all dishes are highly recommended, with another delighted diner adding "all of the food we tried was very very good..." Osteria Ottimo is particularly popular on weekends and always brimming, a testament to its popularity amongst the local diners. The consistent and excellent service combined with the authentic Italian cuisine make Osteria Ottimo an unmissable dining destination. It's a place that "never disappoints", as many reviews emphasized.
A photo of Francesca's Vicinato restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Palos Hills
Booked 10 times today
Francesca’s Vicinato is located in vibrant downtown Palos Park. A restaurant with a contemporary, casually sophisticated trattoria ambiance, rustic cooking, friendly service, and fair prices.
A photo of Fox's Restaurant and Pub - Oak Lawn restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Oak Lawn
Fox's Restaurant and Pub in Oak Lawn epitomizes the essence of good American cuisine, reinforcing its reputation through dedicated service and quality dishes. Customer reviews consistently praise the eatery for its great service, excellent food, and cozy ambiance. The restaurant's offerings, particularly the pizza and beef vegetable soup, are greatly applauded, with one reviewer endorsing the pizza as "delicious" with "just the right amount" of ingredients. Fox's is recognized for its generous portions, value for money, and the thoughtful schedule of live music that doesn't impinge on customers' conversations. Moreover, its ability to cater to larger groups without compromising on service quality further reinforces Fox's as a true gem in the American restaurant scene.
A photo of Buca di Beppo - Orland Park restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Orland Park
Buca di Beppo - Orland Park is celebrated for its exemplary Italian cuisine, distinguished by its authentic touch and impressive portions. Guests rave about the amazing food and warm, vintage Italian decor. The restaurant's menu is a nod to traditional family-style dining, with shared, large servings that promise to satisfy every palate. The delightful ambience adds to the dining experience, making it a perfect choice for family gatherings, birthdays, or simply a casual meal out. Critical acclaim from patrons underlines the great service with numerous positive mentions of friendly and attentive staff. Despite seemingly generous portions, the food is exceptional with many guests leaving with leftovers. The Italian house vibe and fresh, warm bread served with olive oil dipping complete the authentic Italian cuisine experience that Buca di Beppo offers.
A photo of Lou Malnati's - Midway restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Midway
Booked 2 times today
Whether you’re coming or going, our location near Midway airport is a great destination to grab your slice while in Chicago. At Lou Malnati’s, you can get one of the most authentic Chicago pizza experiences from one of the oldest in the game. Experience Legendary Chicago Deep Dish and thin crust at the place that’s been perfecting it for 50+ years, with family recipes and high-quality ingredients that you just don’t find everywhere.
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