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Giuseppe's La Cantina

1062 Lee St, Des Plaines, IL 60016-6515
+1 847-824-4230
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“lasagna” (5 reviews)
“cannoli” (2 reviews)
“italian food” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00All hours
Italian, Pizza
$$ - $$$
1062 Lee St, Des Plaines, IL 60016-6515
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We always order from here for our Company meetings and celebrations. The dining room is candle lit and comfy. The lunch buffet is humongous and very reasonable priced. Highly recommend anything on the menu. My favorite is the Giuseppe's Florentino Pizza. The most delicious pizza...More

Thank HKF18
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

What a wonderful place. I was recently there for a groom's dinner. They has a lovely room just the right size for us and the pizza was decicious! There was plenty of parking across the street and I thought it surprisingly not busy for a...More

Thank Daniel R
Reviewed 16 August 2017

We have visited here many times and each time has been a good experience. Food is always delicious and service with a smile. Would recommend a visit if your looking for a good flavorful Italian dish

Thank WindyCityRipster
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Early afternoon for 100+ guests in a private dinning area. This was a buffet style meal, service was a little slow in getting the meal set up with only 2 staff people for everything. Being a buffet everything was served in warming pans and either...More

Thank Rex M
Reviewed 19 June 2017

I was going to write a scathing review of this restaurant, which we have been to before, but decided that the only way to review it was to write this short note - service is slow, choices are small, and my Chicken Vesuvio was tough...More

Thank Emil P
Reviewed 15 June 2017

I love Italian food.. OK Americanized Italian food. Sorry I do not do heads, hearts, brains, eyes, or tentacles! But others in my family do. This being said, the simple things are the best way to test a restaurant's desirability. This was also my first...More

Thank arts713
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

They have great food and the owner is so welcoming and engages in conversation with the guests frequently.

Thank dkap73
Reviewed 1 June 2017

We had a take out 20" sausage pizza which was very tasty and fed 10 people. Perfectly seasoned, we enjoyed the thin crust. If you need a cooking break, order one of their tasty pizza's, just enjoy socializing without all the cooking and dishes...Family night...More

Thank sydette
Reviewed 26 April 2017

I have gone to Giuseppe's La Cantina numerous times. It has been on the same locatuion for years. I have been there fopr Weddinhgs, funerals and just to have a meal with friends. I have always enjoyed the food and the service.

Thank k5of6
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Always a great experience here ... great for families, friends and banquets. Great Italian food and service is always great!

Thank JakesMom2016
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1062 Lee St, Des Plaines, IL 60016-6515
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Des Plaines
  • Phone Number: +1 847-824-4230
  • E-mail
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