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Vincitori Fine Italian Cuisine

4.4
504 reviews
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$30 and under
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Italian
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Vincitori, family owned since 1998, everything is made in-house from appetizers, pizza, entrees to desserts by chef / owner. Fresh Seafood, Homemade Pastas, Steaks, Chops and Veal. Gluten Free Entrees Available. Special Request Are Mostly Honored. If we have what you want we will make it. Live Entertainment every Friday/Saturday 7-10. Please, visit our website for more details/entertainment schedule. www.vincitori.com
Dining Style
Casual Dining
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Cuisines
Italian, Seafood, Contemporary Italian
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Hours of operation

Dinner: Tuesday - Thursday: 4:00pm - 9:30pm, Friday & Saturday: 4:00pm - 10:30pm, Sunday: 4:00pm - 9::00pm
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Phone number
(630) 663-9467
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Payment options
AMEX, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Casual Dress
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Executive chef
Robert Airdo
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Private party facilities
Private room available up to 55 people. If you are entertaining a larger party, main restaurant is also available.
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Private party contact
Bob: (630) 663-9467
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Catering
Full line of Catering available 7 days a week for any event. Delivery, Servers, Bartenders Offered.
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Neighborhood
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Cross street
Burlington
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Parking details
Public Parking Lot across from restaurant or street parking
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Public transit
3 store fronts North of the BNSF Metra line on the west side of the street.
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Entertainment
We Offer Live Entertainment on Fridays and Saturdays starting at 7:00 pm
Additional
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Wine, Corkage Fee, Entertainment, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Non-Smoking, Private Room, Takeout, Wheelchair Access, Wine
What 504 People Are Saying
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4.4based on recent ratings
4.5
food
4.4
service
4.2
ambience
4.2
value
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95% of people would recommend it to a friend
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5.0Dined 6 days ago

There has to be 6-8 Italian restaurants within Downers Grove, Westmont, and Western Springs. I feel this is the best of the lot. Solid red sauce type Italian food, but some Tuscan twists. Though they have live entertainment in the bar most weekends, we came on a ‘quiet’ Saturday and never felt rushed. Will be back.

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4.0Dined on April 7, 2018

A favorite of ours! As usual good food, nice variety of items on menu! Service a little slow as waiter appeared to have a big group in second room. Like to go early as noise level escalates a little too much when dining room is full.

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5.0Dined on March 31, 2018

Always an awesome experience, chef Bob and his staff never disappoint!

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5.0Dined on March 25, 2018

We were very pleased with everything except for being cramped into a very small booth for out party of 4.

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5.0Dined on March 23, 2018

Paco was wonderful! Genuine!! He made our evening Perfect!! Thank you so much !!

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3.0Dined on March 23, 2018

While we don't dine here every week (far drive), we have always had a wonderful meal. This time the food was "ok" for the price. One person in our party had the salmon special which was served on top of pasta. The portion of pasta was very small. There were four of us and we were seated at a table that was just right of the entryway. There was no lighting above the table...it was like it was just placed there because of being busy. We were in the way of everyone entering the dining room. Next time I would definitely ask to be moved. Hopefully this was just a one time not-so-great experience.

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5.0Dined on March 23, 2018

The service was great, the food was delightful. The atmosphere was comfortable. Overall, great dining experience.

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5.0Dined on March 22, 2018

Wonderful dinner. One of our favorite restaurants!

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5.0Dined on March 11, 2018

Our server Marco was fantastic! The service was great, we
Loved every recommendation he gave and the food was delicious. We will definitely be returning and requesting him as our server!

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5.0Dined on March 5, 2018

Our table was located near the rear of the restaurant in a quiet and cozy location. We had bruschetta and clams, both very good.
Dinner: cheese lasagna, shrimp with pasta and seafood medly. All dishes were shared amongst us, all very good. The house cab was also very good. Overall a great bang for your buck in a nice location in downtown Westmont. We will be back!

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5.0Dined on March 3, 2018

With it being restaurant week, it was really busy making the service a bit spotty. Server made up for it though.

We're regulars who come about once a month. We'll keep coming. :)

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5.0Dined on February 26, 2018

Paco was very accommodating to where we wanted to sit. He was very courteous and explained the menu to us. The food is delicious. My favorite is the 3 cheese lasagna. Been here several times and on several occasions with the Darien VFW in the party room. Will highly recommend this place. Looking forward to having a lovely family dinner here with our immediate family next month.

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5.0Dined on February 25, 2018

We enjoyed our dinner on Saturday. Everything was wonderful and the music was an added plus...we will definitely be back again! Thanks.

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4.0Dined on February 25, 2018

My wife and I have been "dating" at Vincintori's for ~20 years and still make it a favorite date night spot at least 3 or 4 times per year. Service is very good and its a nice hometown but slightly upscale feel. The special menu is fairly routine and my favorite is the salmon linguine (runs about $29.00) whereas my wife usually liked the beef medallions with blue cheese - but we occasionally try other items and have never been disappointed. The guy who does the Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, etc. songs is actually very good and we enjoy listening to him and the volume is enough that it doesn't invade the conversation. It is never too noisy it the tables for me to hear my wife (and I have poor hearing). I highly recommend that you put this restaurant on your "favorite haunts" list.

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5.0Dined on February 23, 2018

Vincitori's is a regular stop for us and all of our friends love it too. They serve the best Italian food I have eaten anywhere. A friend said their food was as good as his Italian grandmother's who spent all day cooking.

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5.0Dined on February 20, 2018

Birthday dinner

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5.0Dined on February 19, 2018

This is a wonderful restaurant. The food and service are excellent. It can be a little noisy at times.

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5.0Dined on February 18, 2018

This was our first time at Vincitori's. The food was delicious and our waiter was excellent. He was very knowledgeable and was able to answer all of our questions.
I have already recommended Vincitori's to a friend. We will definitely be going there again.

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4.0Dined on February 18, 2018

Great menu with many House made pasta choices. The Failla Brothers singers are an added touch to a great evening. Would recommend this restaurant to family and friends.

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5.0Dined on February 15, 2018

My girlfriend and I went there on Valentine's Day and although the noise level was a little loud obviously because of the amount of people there it was a little hard to hear each other speak or to be able to communicate but the food was amazing the service from our waiter Antonio was absolutely outstanding the ambience in the room was great my girlfriend loved the décor And over all it was a great place to go, Worth the drive!

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3.0Dined on February 15, 2018

Food was very good .. service so bad.. no light music even .. food came after one hour of the order

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5.0Dined on February 14, 2018

Had our valentines dinner here. Great service, wonderful food.

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4.0Dined on February 14, 2018

Good food as always. Will go back again.

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4.0Dined on February 11, 2018

We enjoyed our dinner. The server was great and the food was delicious. There was a party of 6 people who don’t It know what restaurant voice level is. They were so loud that we could barely hear each other sitting side by side. We normally stay for coffee and dessert but left as soon as we finished dinner and went somewhere where we could actually have a conversation.

Despite of this we will return and enjoy the delicious meal and warm cozy ambience

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4.0Dined on February 3, 2018

Great first date spot!

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4.0Dined on January 30, 2018

Overall very nice. The restaurant staff was very friendly and helpful. The food was solid.

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4.0Dined on January 28, 2018

Dined here many times. Received gift for my husband's birthday from the restaurant. Very nice! Food was delicious!

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5.0Dined on January 27, 2018

We love Vincitori. My wife and I decided to dine there with 6, out-of-the-area cousins. They liked it as well. As a waiter of 50 years ago, I know how hard it is to serve 8 or more people. Our server was excellent.

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4.0Dined on January 26, 2018

Great first time experience, would go again.

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4.0Dined on January 26, 2018

I picked this place for my family and I to meet for dinner. Nothing too fancy, but also not a burger joint... this was the perfect causal-formal I was looking for, plus side, it was Italian good! Our favorite. Our server, a gentleman, was very patient with us while we waited (for quite a while) for my brother to finally get off work at the hospital. We waiting to order. The food came out in a timely manner and was nice and hot! Almost too hot, but we weren’t complaining. The food was excellent. Two ordered the french onion soup and enjoyed every bit. We ordered the Gorgonzola Tortellini with Mushrooms, Four Cheese Lasagna, Carmalized Eggplant with Goat Cheese Pasta dish (add the Italian sausage, I promise it’s so delicious) and also the Rigatoni dish (forgot this dish’s name, full of meats). Two glasses of wine and a beer. Total was roughly $125. Not too shabby for 4 people.
My brother and his wife just moved to the area in the summer. We will definitely be back. We were very pleased!

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3.0Dined on January 20, 2018

Poor service, loud food ok.

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5.0Dined on January 20, 2018

Took another family for the first time for them. (We have been there before). Always great food! Everyone enjoyed their dishes and desserts! Will always return when we have the need for great Italian food!

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5.0Dined on January 18, 2018

We had a wonderful meal and great service from Paco. We started with salads. My husband had Chicken Piccata and loved it. I had Rigatoni with lamb Bolognese and loved it. I had never had this before and loved the sauce. We shared a good bottle of chianti with our meal. Paco brought us a complimentary tiramisu for my birthday and even sang to me. This is a neighborhood gem.

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5.0Dined on January 13, 2018

Great food and great service, as always. Paco was great and the food was delicious! Great gluten free options for our daughter.

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5.0Dined on January 5, 2018

We had a wonderful dinner for 3. The Italian food was original and authentic. Portions were huge. Atmosphere was cozy. They do have live music but not the night we were there. Service was excellent.

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5.0Dined on January 4, 2018

Great food! Great atmosphere! Vincitori is a fun choice for meeting friends.

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2.0Dined on December 31, 2017

When we were seated, we were told about an event that night but we would not have to leave our table. However, our food was brought to our table at 8:38 and we were asked to leave at 9:15 because our table was reserved for someone else for this event. I complained to the waiter and he said the manager told him to tell us we had to leave. Then I complained to someone else and he said I realize what time your dinner was served and just walked away. Extremely horrible customer service.

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4.0Dined on December 31, 2017

It has been many years since we have been to Vincitori and I wish we had not waited so long. We went for an early New Year's Eve dinner. We sat in a bar booth and had Chiristine (?) as our server, she was great! Lemon drop martinis were perfectly executed as was our dinner. I started with the baked French onion soup, that was the only disappointing part of the meal as it was lacking flavor (seasoning), I like mine with a touch of sherry and if it was in there it was a very modest amount. I had the beef medallion trio which was awesome, my husband had the veal Marsala with a side of olio aglio pasta, really good! We had no room for dessert but ordered and finished the Italian cake of some sort. We will definitely be returning!!

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5.0Dined on December 31, 2017

Always an excellent experience. Vincitori is our family favorite.

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1.0Dined on December 31, 2017

We made our reservation for 5 p.m. on New Year's Eve. When we entered the restaurant and were seated at our table, I noticed that only four tables were filled (restaurant holds about 20+ tables). The waiter quickly came over to take our drink order, and we asked for some time to look over the menu for our appetizer. The waiter came back less than four minutes later and we were not ready yet, came back another two minutes later and we ordered our appetizer and entree. Our appetizer came out minutes later, I hadn't even had time to take a drink of my wine. The entire meal was extremely rushed, rushed so in fact that we were done and in our car by 5:50 p.m. Made a mention to the hostess and she replied to come back when they weren't so busy. Still only 10 tables were taken. Not going back.

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