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Giacomo's Ristorante

740 N Wolf Rd, Des Plaines, IL 60016-1176
+1 847-390-7330
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“lasagna” (15 reviews)
“bread” (6 reviews)
“salad” (5 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
740 N Wolf Rd, Des Plaines, IL 60016-1176
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It’s obvious these folks care about their customers and their food. Excellent food cooked by a great chef. You feel at home as soon as you walk in the door in this homey atmosphere-they do a great job of making dinner a heartwarming experience.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank prpr17
Reviewed November 6, 2018

The atmosphere is cozy and quaint, in addition to having w excellent service, quality food, and reasonable prices. This restaurant has been around for years and has an excellent reputation.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Harvey J
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

As always the food and service was awesome. I have taken several different friends & family members there and everyone loves it

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Clarice C
Reviewed October 24, 2018

We went for dinner with my dad and his partner, who are regulars here, and I can see why they are. Wait staff was attentive and warm, without hovering, and offered helpful guidance when asked about menu items. My gnocchi was light and the creamy...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Deb K
Reviewed October 3, 2018

Giacomo's is off the beaten path but definitely worth the trip! It's small and quaint but has a very good menu. The servers are friendly and the service is pretty quick. The menu is varied, with all sorts of good Italian fare, some of it...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Mark C
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Staff is friendly and food delicious. Reasonably priced and service quick and exact. Specials are the best and should be considered if you go. Excellent holiday brunch and dinner specials

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Terry L
Reviewed September 19, 2018 via mobile

Both of us used our two for one coupon. Service was outstanding, drinks and wine good, however was a Sicilian chef and a bit disappointed in the lasagna. I prefer more meat and theirs has polenta, however their meat sauce is outstanding . I had...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank alancB3283YQ
Reviewed September 1, 2018

I just love a restaurant where the owner is head chef and actually does the cooking. Giacomo told me the recipes are from his mom and I assume her mom before her. Friendly and very clean. Easy parking. Food was great.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Marshall D
Reviewed August 19, 2018

Love everything about Giacomo's. From the minute you walk in the door, you feel like family. Anna Maria is so friendly and welcoming and I have found the service to be excellent!! Being Italian, it's not easy to find Italian food at a restaurant that...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Geri3
Reviewed August 17, 2018

We came here for dinner because they had a coupon in the local paper. Both of our dishes were great; you also get bread and soup or salad. Our portions were big and we took some home. We will definitely come back.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank sl0tta
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November 2, 2017|
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Response from Joe A | Reviewed this property |
Yes They sure do and they are very helpful when you call them for it
Lisa V
September 9, 2017|
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Response from LibertyvilleLass | Reviewed this property |
Yes your choice of soup or salad.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 740 N Wolf Rd, Des Plaines, IL 60016-1176
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Des Plaines
  • Phone Number: +1 847-390-7330
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