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Caputo Cheese Market

231 E Wisconsin Ave, Lake Forest, IL 60045-1706
+1 847-482-0100
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good45%
  • Average0%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“cannoli” (3 reviews)
“brie” (2 reviews)
“crackers” (2 reviews)
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231 E Wisconsin Ave, Lake Forest, IL 60045-1706
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Reviewed 28 June 2017

As a matter of full disclosure, I'm not a Cheesehead. I love to snack on American cheese and occasionally eat crackers topped with Brie or Cheddar. But I pass on cheese carts that are camouflaged as dessert treys. And I don't spend much time sampling...More

Thank Taylor B
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Had an appointment in the area and stopped in. They have an incredible selection of cheeses, meats, pre-made salads and you can sit or carry out food. It is small but selection is huge and we got some fresh bread and salads and had a...More

Thank Livewire2014
Reviewed 4 January 2017

This is a small yet friendly place to stop for a quick lunch or to purchase from a very large variety of cheeses and deli items. When the weather cooperates it provides outside dining or a place to sit and enjoy a cup of coffee...More

Thank Mary L
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

Love this place! Easy in and easy out with a great selection of cheese, deli meat and a small selection of nice wine. Excellent customer service too!

Thank Nisha Y
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Travel from Cleveland to Chicago to see a concert a local told us about this Italian cheese market unbelievable selection of cheeses not only Italian but all kinds also great pricing the deli selection is great too and the staff was very friendly and helpful...More

Thank Francesco D
Reviewed 12 October 2016

I go out of my way to shop here for unique and high quality cheese. Friendly helpful staff make it fun to explore here for something you might not try otherwise.

Thank SunKlub
Reviewed 9 September 2016

As a matter of full disclosure, I must admit I'm not a Cheesehead. I'm partial to cheese-and-crackers and I have a passion for traditional cheeses, nothing fancy or anything I can't pronounce. But a friend persuaded me to accompany him to the Caputo Cheese Market...More

Thank Taylor B
Reviewed 17 June 2016

A gourmet Italian food shop specializing in cheeses. They have a tremendous selection of interesting items. They carry over 50 house-brand spices; 98-cent cannoli, including Nutella and chocolate chip flavours; pizza dough, pizza crusts, or pizzas; more varieties of fresh mozzarella than I can count;...More

Thank illinois travelere
Reviewed 15 March 2016

Many cheeses, among other items, at a reasonable price. Their .99 cent coffee is a great bargain and the staff is very helpful.

Thank xcsk
Reviewed 27 February 2016

This place is tucked away in a back street so it was kind of a hidden treasure. The cheese selection is extensive and the paninis are quick and delicious for a casual lunch.

Thank Lina L
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Restaurant Details

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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 231 E Wisconsin Ave, Lake Forest, IL 60045-1706
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lake County  >  Lake Forest
  • Phone Number: +1 847-482-0100
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