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Monastero's Ristorante

) #1,176 of 7,890 Restaurants in Chicago $$ - $$$ Italian
3935 W Devon Ave, Chicago, IL 60659-1093
+1 773-588-2515
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“veal” (7 reviews)
“cannoli” (3 reviews)
Closes in 13 min
10:30 - 14:00All hours
$$ - $$$
3935 W Devon Ave, Chicago, IL 60659-1093
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Reviewed 10 June 2017

Just great food and service, plus paino entertainment. The menu has a large selection but, must try their veal dishes. Another great Choice is their pizza, no matter what you have is a winner.

Thank dicksayad
Reviewed 8 May 2017

This neighborhood favorite is celebrating its 55th Anniversary this year. Sadly, though, the Monastero family recently announced their decision to sell their restaurant and banquet hall property for redevelopment. It is set to close on November 18, 2017. If you're partial to retro or 'old...More

Thank FoodFight101
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Monastero's Ristorante will be closing their doors on November 18, 2017. The owners have sold the property to a church.

Thank Sweetpea722
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Great Italian food. Minestrone is excellent. Great for corporate events. Staff is warm and professional.

Thank Ann H
Reviewed 8 December 2016

I came here for a party and Maria the owner was the best. It was so nice tp talk to her. Very generous lay. Awesome food. Great place for dinner and lunch. Family friendly.

Thank annaf1879
Reviewed 21 November 2016

Let me preface this by saying up until this weekend, I had been a customer of Monastero's for more than 30 years, but the way Monastero's treated me this weekend, I will never return nor will I ever recommend this place to anyone. I was...More

Thank SBakall
Reviewed 23 March 2016

We had never dined at Monastero's, but ate there last evening because the restaurant was supporting a special cause with a generous donation of 20% of each diner's total bill. Wow! In addition, this is a great place to eat! Everyone at our table selected...More

Thank pvrlover
Reviewed 23 March 2016

A new spot for me, but they were supporting a charity with a % of the bill on a given night recently and I wanted to support the cause, and needed to eat anyway. It's old world decor set me in the right mood immediately,...More

Thank dixonconsultinginc
Reviewed 26 February 2016

Went with my husband, first impression it was the decor was dated and very quiet, which is what I want when we have just two of us dinning, then we check the wine list, not large but with good choices, we ordered the mini arroncinnis...More

Thank Ciganinha
Reviewed 26 January 2016

Is there another big city restaurant still selling a big glass of wine for $7.50 and veal for $23.50, and providing live entertainment, as well? Since we are routinely ripped-off by restaurants charging $10 or $12 for a glass of inexpensive wine, this restaurant is...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
10:30 - 14:00
10:30 - 14:00
10:30 - 14:00
10:30 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3935 W Devon Ave, Chicago, IL 60659-1093
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago
  • Phone Number: +1 773-588-2515
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