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Basilico Ristorante

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4701 N Cumberland Ave, Ste 1, Norridge, IL 60706-2905 (Lawrence Ave)
+1 708-452-6400
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11:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 15:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri 11:00 - 23:00
Sat 15:00 - 23:00
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Southeast
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40 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Held a birthday party in one of the private rooms. About twenty people and every one of them loved their meals! The owner and his staff are so very accommodating. You will definitely not be disappointed whether visiting as a couple or in a group. Special Note: This venue specializes in Italian fare and their seafood is outstanding. Be sure... More 

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Thank TJSJ
Illinois
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

This will be short and sweet. Great Italian food, great service. Get your butt over there. They make their own sausage and it is excellent. We had a family style meal and everyone loved it. Very reasonable prices.

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Thank greengeezer9
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2017

I have had many dishes here and loved them all. The 8 finger cavatelli is by far my favorite! It doesn't look like much from the outside, but the food is great and so is the wait staff!

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Thank J V
Detroit, Michigan
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2016

The food was really good to be honest. Customer service was excellent. We really enjoyed our visit to Basilico. Must to try Veal Marsala. Thank you German for great service.

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Thank alisafarov
Chicago, Illinois
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2,742 reviews
2,130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 445 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016

Basilico Ristorante is located on Cumberland Ave., just south of Lawrence Ave. It is in a small strip mall where there is plenty of parking. The restaurant was decorated nicely for the Christmas holidays. It was not too busy, so we were seated quickly. Our busboy brought warm bread to the table which you can't pass up. We ordered two... More 

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Thank Allen21096
Chicago, Illinois
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123 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

I am going to start by listing the positives: - A large, free parking lot - we were seated promptly - a lovely private room which is available - wheelchair accessible - they have roundtables for some - arches which are outlined with white lights. But is that a big stop light glowing at the end of one of the... More 

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Thank HeyJude773
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016

This area is full of new, large hotels, outlet stores, and chain restaurants. Basilico is a small restaurant that has been here for many years (at least 40??) and offers fantastic freshly made Italian food. Their hot spinach salad was out of this world. They make a great vodka sauce, and the eggplant rolls were unbelievably good. I have high... More 

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Thank jane f
Chicago, Illinois
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22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Everything is made fresh to order. Never disappointed. One waiter even played guitar and sang to my daughter. Then on our next visit told me he learned a new song she had asked him to sing just for her. Such a cool joint.

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Thank ctpony
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42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Another great find while visiting Chicago, calamari were unbelievable along with everything else waiter Paulo was fantastic, everyone's dinner was great and they called for our cabs plus brought my aunt a nice piece of tiramisu for her birthday. Great menu and selection.

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Thank Francesco D
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71 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

My friend and I came for an early dinner on a Monday evening. Only 3-4 tables were occupied. We ordered house wine by the glass and it was quite acceptable. For the included appetizer we chose soup rather than salad -- cream of spinach for her and minestrone for me. Both were very nice. For our main courses she chose... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
15:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
15:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4701 N Cumberland Ave, Ste 1, Norridge, IL 60706-2905
    (Lawrence Ave)
  • Public Transportation: The CTA"s (Chicago Transit Authority) Blue Line elevated train stop is located on Cumberland Avenue - approximately 1/2 mile straight North from Basilico Ristorante's parking lot. There is an additional Blue Line stop off of River Road in downtown Rosemont. A CTA bus stop is also located on Cumberland Ave. two blocks North of Basilico.
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Norridge
  • Phone Number: +1 708-452-6400

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