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Best Italian Restaurants in West Loop


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A photo of Rose Mary restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • West Loop
Booked 195 times today
Located in the historic Fulton Market district of Chicago’s West Loop neighborhood, Rose Mary is Chef/Owner Joe Flamm’s debut restaurant inspired by his Italian heritage and the bold, bright flavors of Croatian cuisine. The boisterous space—named for Flamm’s grandmothers, Mary and Mary Rose, and the herb rosemary, which grows natively along the Italian and Croatian coastlines—offers a seasonal menu of rustic yet refined dishes that encapsulate what Flamm has coined “Adriatic drinking food”.
A photo of Bar Siena - West Loop restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • West Loop
Booked 84 times today
Perfectly Centralized In Chicago's West Loop 'Restaurant Row', The Two-Story, 8,000-Square-Foot Restaurant Is The Sibling Of DineAmic Hospitality'S River North Staple Eatery, Siena Tavern. Bar Siena Offers Diners The Perfect & Approachable Setting To Enjoy Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, And Weekend Brunch. The Menu Features An Expansive Italian Street Food And Pizza Bar Selection, All Served Within The Streets Of Fulton Market. Our Team Of Hospitality Professionals Are Thrilled And Dedicated To Host Your Next Dining Experience, Private Event Or Catering Function!
A photo of Formento's restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • West Loop
Booked 46 times today
Formento's offers a remarkable Italian dining experience in Chicago, with rave reviews consistently highlighting the exceptional quality of its dishes, such as the chicken parmigiana, the salmon, and the homemade pasta. Its unique menu options, such as cauliflower with pepperoni and chilli peppers, as well as the best calamari some patrons have ever had, set it apart from other establishments. Also, it is lauded for accommodating customers with specific dietary requirements, such as celiac disease. Visitors appreciate Formento's for its delightful ambiance, attentive service, and reasonable pricing. Formento’s is hailed as one of the top Italian restaurants in Chicago, ensuring that anyone who dines here leaves with an unforgettable culinary experience.
A photo of Fioretta restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• Italian • West Loop
Booked 70 times today
Located in the vibrant West Loop of Chicago, Fioretta is quickly becoming a hot spot renowned for its steak cuisine. Customers are raving about its exceptional service and variety of succulent steak options. The tomahawk steak and the 24 oz dry-aged bone-in Ribeye are among the favorites, both praised as delicious and cooked to perfection. The restaurant's atmosphere is described as vibey and hip, with an inviting decor and live music on Saturdays, crafting a perfect setting for indulging in Fioretta's delectable dishes. With numerous positive reviews highlighting the attentive staff and outstanding food, it's clear Fioretta is a must-visit for steak lovers.
A photo of Gino & Marty's restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• Italian • West Loop
Booked 13 times today
Located in downtown Chicago, Gino & Marty's is highly regarded for their commitment to serving fine Italian cuisine. Customers have consistently praised both the food and the ambiance of the restaurant. The Spicy Gnocchi, Cacio e Pepe, and 40-day wet-aged NY Strip have been particularly recommended by patrons. Furthermore, the impeccable service provided by the staff is recognized as a highlight of the dining experience. Many have emphasized the overall authenticity of the Italian dining experience at Gino & Marty's, calling it a "true Chicago Italian gem." Despite not having any disclosed awards, the positive customer feedback makes Gino & Marty's a worthwhile visit for any Italian food lover.
A photo of Riccardo Osteria restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • West Loop
Booked 4 times today
Riccardo Osteria is a fantastic hub for Italian cuisine lovers, receiving rave reviews from patrons for its remarkable dishes and service. Its menu boasts a wide array of Italian staples, from the heavenly gnocchi and the perfectly cooked Chicken Parmigiana to the delicious fish dishes like halibut and branzino. The vodka gnocchi is a highlight, as is the standout tagliatelle and ravioli. Patrons appreciate the 'old-fashioned look and feel' and the friendly staff is commended for making every dining experience enjoyable. As one diner put it, "It’s a great atmosphere for a family dinner, friend dinner, or date." It's no wonder another reviewer called it a "neighborhood gem." With excellent food, superior service, and a cozy ambiance, Riccardo Osteria exemplifies authentic Italian dining.
A photo of Nancy's Pizza - West Loop restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • West Loop
Booked 7 times today
Nancy's Pizza, the iconic Chicago brand that invented the stuffed pizza, has finally arrived in the heart of Chicago's restaurant district at 1000 West Washington in the West Loop. We have a story to tell, and we're telling it in a swanky spot that pays homage to its 1971 roots. While the menu is dominated by the brand's famous stuffed pizza, Nancy's offers a variety of pizza styles, including thin crust and "rustic" pizza, along with chef-created salads, pastas, sandwiches, appetizers and desserts. Most importantly, every item on the menu is made with only the freshest ingredients, and the comfortable bar features a selection of craft, imported and domestic beer (rotated seasonally) on draft and in bottles, signature cocktails and a nice selection of wine. The restaurant's design evokes the 1970s in tasteful surroundings with winks at retro design including lots of wood veneer, wallpaper that varies from flocked and geometrically patterned to an homage to Andy Warhol in the men's roo
A photo of Gibsons Italia restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • River North (Chicago)
Booked 213 times today
Gibsons Italia, located a block away from the OTC Metra station, is a renowned restaurant offering exquisite Italian cuisine in Chicago. The restaurant is highly-rated for its excellent meals, attentive service, and splendid city views, highlighted by patrons' reviews. Diners offer rave reviews for the delicious Grilled Octopus, Italian Grain Bowl, Branzino, Caccio de Pepe, and the house Manhattan. Crowning their meals with the banana Gelato has proved to be a delightful experience for most guests. The restaurant has also garnered recognition for its Cacio e Pepe with black truffles and its prime steak cuts. Its location overlooking the Riverwalk also adds to the unique dining experience, making it worth every trip.
A photo of Alla Vita restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • West Loop
Booked 207 times today
Alla Vita is an acclaimed Italian restaurant recognized for its innovative blend of classic Italian and modern cuisine. The warm, welcoming ambiance adds to its appeal, a detail notably appreciated by reviewers. The restaurant is celebrated for its homemade pasta dishes like the Rigatoni and Ricotta Dumplings, as well as its expertly curated drink menu featuring an array of Italian and international wines. From the delectable lunch set menus to the house-made gelato, every dish is thoughtfully crafted. Customers highlight the attentive service, praising the staff for their hospitality. Reviewers also particularly recommend the Kale Caesar Salad, touting it as "the best Caesar ever." The top-notch food and service, combined with the unique and vibrant decor, have earned Alla Vita accolades on the Michelin guide, making it highly recommended for a memorable dining experience in the heart of Chicago.
A photo of Pizzeria Portofino restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • River North (Chicago)
Booked 239 times today
Pizzeria Portofino has been revered as an Italian haven in Chicago, bringing a burst of Mediterranean flavor to the Windy City. Patrons have likened the experience to having a piece of Italy in the heart of Chicago, attesting to its authentic and delectable Italian cuisine. Celebrated for its ambient charm, Pizzeria Portofino offers an irresistible combination of mouthwatering food, excellent service, and stunning Riverwalk views. Words like "amazing", "fantastic" and "exquisite" frequently occur in praise of the food, service, and atmosphere. The restaurant particularly shines in the summer with its picturesque views, making it a must-visit spot for an Italian culinary experience.
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