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Cucina Bella

220 S Main St, Algonquin, IL 60102-2639
+1 847-458-2504
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
220 S Main St, Algonquin, IL 60102-2639
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is wonderful. Staff is friendly, service is quick and so much food! The warm bread when fist seated is so yummy. I've never had a bad experience or meal here. Quaint place. You won't be disappointed.

Thank Lisa D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

By far the best Italian food around. The service was excellent, the food was absolutely delicious, and the chef himself checked on our table. The chocolate mousse dessert was over the top amazing. I highly recommend the fresh fish daily special. All around perfection. We...More

Thank Nicole C
Reviewed April 16, 2018 via mobile

You can tell right away Bella Cucina is a favorite among locals. Tables are busy with families, friends, couples and even a few singles. Come here to enjoy fresh, flavorful Italian-American staples. The stuffed mushrooms appetizer is a must-have. These are not typical dry, overfilled...More

Thank mod763
Reviewed March 17, 2018 via mobile

Excellent authentic Italian food. Worth a visit. Prices are comparable to Olive Garden. You won't be disappointed. iGuarauntee,

Thank Igarontee
Reviewed March 4, 2018

This review rest on TWO simple statements The pasta sauce simply SUCKS. Pureed canned tomatoes and garlic powder do NOT a pasta sauce make. The chicken parm should be pounded THIN. I have no clue as to the "raves", perhaps numbed taste buds.

Thank mapk0333
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

Not a ton of parking, but worth the extra effort. We went with a family of six and everyone raved from beginning to dessert. Wonderful selections, and everything was prepared expertly. The place was jammed. Cannot recommend highly enough.

Reviewed March 3, 2018

Cucina Bella is on our favorites list...we love the cozy atmosphere and the way the staff makes you feel so special. If you are ever in the area around Christmas visiting Bella is a special treat as the decorations are delightful. Of course atmosphere is...More

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Reviewed February 22, 2018

Cucina Bella is The best Italian restaurant in the Northwest suburbs. I would recommend highly. Service is very good and it is a friendly place.

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Reviewed February 18, 2018

The Chicago Clark Street deco and open view kitchen provide a home comfort level to this Italian eatery. The menu is loaded with unique variations on the theme, including my favorites, Veal Oslo Bucco and Veal Napolean. My Gluten Intollerant wife is able to find...More

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Reviewed February 15, 2018

Cucina Bella is my favorite Italian restaurant. The atmosphere is very relaxing and the food is delicious. There is not one thing that I have ordered here that I didn't enjoy. I would recommend to anyone in the area to stop by.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
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4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 220 S Main St, Algonquin, IL 60102-2639
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Algonquin
  • Phone Number: +1 847-458-2504
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Cucina Bella offers authentic Italian cuisine accompanied by a great selection of wine and spirits. A stylish, comfortable atmosphere and simple decor adorned by brick walls create a cozy feeling at Cucina Bella. Fresh ingredients serve up savory recipes, creating an unforgettable visit time and again. Combining creative dishes and a wide variety of flavors, Cucina Bella enhances a true Italian dining experience to be shared among family and friends.​
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