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Made in Italy Trattoria

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476 Forest Ave, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137-4105
+1 630-469-4146
16:00 - 22:00
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Sun 13:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 16:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 16:00 - 23:00
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Ft Myers, United States
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

What can you say about Made in Italy but WOW!!!!!! This restaurant is by far one of the best outside of Italy that I have ever had the pleasure to be served. Meals were excellent and service very good and the owner Vincenzo makes you feel at home everytime you walk in. I live in Florida and will not eat... More 

Thank Terry M. K
Glen Ellyn, Illinois
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been going to this place since the day it opened. The dishes are hearty and outstanding. Moderately priced. We have been there dozens of times and have never had a meal that was unsatisfactory. Jimmy, the owner (his actual name is Vincenzo - try the Vincenzo Puffs), is so welcoming and gregarious. If you have been there before,... More 

Thank Docmartin13
Chicago, Illinois
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife & I were invited to dine here an was pleasantly surprised. A large selection of wines was a great start. I had the pasta with shrimp and my wife had the pasta with seafood. It was awesome. The sauce was as my mother would have made it ( Southern Italian). My wife finished the entire plate! Will go... More 

Thank zorro4122
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

It feels like your in your Italian mama kitchen! Great food fun staff. Not very big so you may have to wait, its worth it!

Thank frostbite8
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214 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Fir tat time at this place. Loved the pasta with seafood. The light garlic sauce was unbelievably good. Will definitly get that again. Thought the eggplant was a little too bready for someone counting carbs. The flavor and sauce were very good but needed more eggplant and less breading.

Thank Ginger0529
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4 reviews
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Excellent authentic Italian food. Good wine and great service. Lovely decor and intimate setting. A good place for a romantic dinner for a special occasion.

Thank Toni A
Chicago, Illinois
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Great service! Loved the red wine and food was very good. Turned into a 3 hour dinner visit and staff was very kind and did not rush us at all! Excellent homemade pasta:)

Thank 455sheilak
Glen Ellyn
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36 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

Shhh! This is better than Mama's! The entire experience is wonderful. Customer as you walk in. Family as you walk out. Best Italian food in DuPage County!!

Thank MaryAndRichandkids
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256 reviews
137 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 129 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

My husband and I had dinner here with our friends. Love the atmosphere. Staff is friendly. The owner is very nice. The food is incredible. I have had multiple dishes and have loved them all. Amazing meat sauce. Lasagne is quite good as well. This is definitely a place that we will continue to return to. You won't regret giving... More 

Glen Ellyn, Illinois
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Very nice intimate restaurant with excellent staff. After reading all the glowing reviews, I was expecting my meal to be outstanding. Unfortunately that was not the case. I had the Salmone Limone. It was dry and overcooked. The remainder of the meal was very good. So, I think it is worth trying again. However, I was surprised that an Italian... More 

Thank Mike607

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
13:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 476 Forest Ave, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137-4105
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  DuPage County  >  Glen Ellyn
  • Phone Number: +1 630-469-4146

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?