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Italian Village: "Italian 3 ways -- a Chicago tradition" Top 5 Page for this destination Italian Village Tip by shrimp56

Italian Village, Chicago: 5 reviews and 8 photos

 
 

How to choose??
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The Cantina on the lower level for seafood eating?
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Vivere on the first floor for updated & upscale Italian in a striking post-modern setting -- where the balcony is the place to to see and be seen?
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Or the original [and slightly funky] Italian Village with its fake village ambiance full of nooks and crannies??
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It vies with The Berghoff as a Chicago tradition.

Favorite Dish: Any risotto from Vivere. The half-moon "Agnolotti al Pomodoro e Basilico " pasta from the Italian Village.

Address: 71 W. Monroe Street
Price Comparison: about average
Phone: see website for each restaurant
Price: US$21-30
Rating: 4
Theme: Italian
Website: http://www.italianvillage-chicago.com/

Review Helpfulness: 2.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Feb 13, 2005
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