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Via Veneto

4.3
409 reviews
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$30 and under
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Italian
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  • Good for a Date (5)
Via Veneto offers authentic Italian cuisine. Family owned with affordable prices. Voted one of the top 10 Restaurants in Chicago by the Sun Times and Tribune.
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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Cuisines
Italian
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Hours of operation
Monday – Thursday: 11:30am - 9:30pm; Friday: 11:30am - 10:00pm; Saturday: 12:00pm - 10:00pm; Sunday: 1:00pm - 9:00pm
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Phone number
(773) 267-0888
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Payment options
AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Casual Dress
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Executive chef
Tony Barbanente
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Private party facilities
Via Veneto can accommodate parties 25 - 200. From intimate groups to elegant parties, we are even the perfect setting for business meetings with microphone and screens available for presentations.
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Private party contact
Tony Barbenente: (855) 781-0598
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Catering
Custom Menu serving authentic Italian Cuisine.
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Cross street
Central Park
Additional
Banquet, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cafe, Counter Seating, Dancing, Entertainment, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Late Night, Outdoor dining, Private Room, Takeout, View, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine
What 409 People Are Saying
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4.2
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OpenTable Diner (Chicago)
1.0  Dined on February 14, 2018

It was Valentine’s Day .Didn’t have a sitter so we came here with our two eleven year old kids. We were seated in the middle to the entrance of the room. Every time one of of the staff came by they would brush my chair. I guess a table near the washroom wasn’t available. Our waitress must of been upset she had to work, she never smiled once all evening. Not once did she come ask us about our meal or anything. The busboy and other staff came by to check on us. They seemed pleasant. When it came time to pay the bill our waitress reappeared and figuratively threw the check at us . It was like I had a highly contagious incurable disease.
I’ve had much better service at McDonald’s . Maybe it was an off night. I will never know because I will never go there again.

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OpenTable Diner (Chicago)
4.0  Dined on February 14, 2018

We have been going to Via Veneto on special occasions for years. It never disappoints.

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Debra (Chicago)
5.0  Dined on February 2, 2018

We had a wonderful time, they took such great care of us. They made us feel like family. We will be back with our family soon.

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OpenTable Diner (Chicago)
4.0  Dined on December 25, 2017

Standard Italian fare. Pretty good. I will go back.

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OpenTable Diner (Chicago)
5.0  Dined on December 16, 2017

The food was great but the dessert was mind blowing! The semifreddo, mousse, soufflé, panna Cotta, and cannoli was amazing. Kudos to the pastry chef!

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OpenTable Diner (Chicago)
5.0  Dined on November 25, 2017

ALWAYS delicious food! We always feel welcome there. Creative seasonal items. Via Veneto is a favorite of ours and we try to get there when we are in town.

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vipRobertB (Chicago)
5.0  Dined on November 23, 2017

authentic Italian food.................................xxxxxxxxxxx.....

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Jackalope (Chicago)
5.0  Dined on November 23, 2017

We enjoyed a wonderful Thanksgiving meal at Via Veneto. The staff, including the owner, was welcoming, seated us promptly, and made sure everyone received attentive, efficient and personal service throughout. Although all the tables were full, we never felt rushed and the dining room was comfortably quiet. The food, from both the Thanksgiving and regular menu, was delicious and prepared with care. Easy parking, too. Oh, and the dessert—Croccantino Semifredo—is amazing.

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Ebullienceperfume4u (Chicago)
5.0  Dined on November 23, 2017

We are hard to please Italian’s . We always have authentic Italian cuisine here!! Free parking and terrific food!!!

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BobN (Chicago)
5.0  Dined on November 23, 2017

We dined at Via Veneto on Thanksgiving. The restaurant had a turkey meal special in addition to the full dinner menu. So the choices were many and the food was very good. Our server was very friendly. Seems like an authentic sort of old school place. We will go there again.

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OpenTable Diner (Chicago)
5.0  Dined on November 17, 2017

It is always a pleasure to go to this restaurant. The staff are so nice to deal with. The food is excellent and in good sized portions. The prices are reasonable for the amount of food you get.

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vipOpenTable Diner (Chicago)
5.0  Dined on November 7, 2017

Great service and our house salads and chicken entrees were all great!

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OpenTable Diner (Chicago)
5.0  Dined on October 14, 2017

Very glad there weren't parties that were noisy. Very respectful atmosphere. Good food.

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OpenTable Diner (Chicago)
5.0  Dined on September 16, 2017

Always great Italian food! If there is a sauce you'd like that's not on their menu now, just ask for it. One of my all-time favorites is their creamy balsamic. We have always liked Via Veneto...so much we did our wedding there!

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OpenTable Diner (Los Angeles)
5.0  Dined on September 8, 2017

Great place, we were in from out of town and wanted to find something that was a local family restaurant as those have the most characters. Had a wonderful dinner!

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