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Anteprima

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5316 N Clark St, Chicago, IL 60640-2114 (Summerdale & Berwyn)
22 Clark bus at Berwyn Ave or Red line at Berwyn, a ten minute walk west.
773-506-9990
Today
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Mon - Thu 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations

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  • 20
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  • 19
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
buona cucina italiana

The food here is excellent, as is the service. This was my first time here, and was quite happy with everything. My manhattan was delish, and the risotto was excellent!!! My friends chicken was to.die.for! Andersonville has many place to choose from, this should be on your list!

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 17, 2015
kelley65
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Chicago, Illinois
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Chicago, Illinois
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73 reviews 73 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015 NEW

The food here is excellent, as is the service. This was my first time here, and was quite happy with everything. My manhattan was delish, and the risotto was excellent!!! My friends chicken was to.die.for! Andersonville has many place to choose from, this should be on your list!

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Mountain View, California
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87 restaurant reviews
105 helpful votes 105 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

Diverse menu of pastas, meats and fish. Eclectic cocktails. Great service. A locals favorite in Andersonville.

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Salem, Massachusetts
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341 reviews 341 reviews
230 restaurant reviews
115 helpful votes 115 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

Professionalism is the theme here, as every member of the serving staff (all men) works hard to deliver the classic Italian dining experience that patrons expect. Our waiter was a Steve Carrell lookalike who was knowledgeable, helpful and efficient. We had the "variety plate" of eight appetizers, followed by ravioli for my wife and a rustic stew for me. All... More 

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Chicago
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33 reviews 33 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

My spouse took me to this gem of a restaurant for my birthday and it was delightful. The place is small and intimate; the decor simple. The smells are great and the food even better. I had black linguini that was delicious. The wine was also very good. Even though I live downtown I will RETURN (hence the title of... More 

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Pasadena, California
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121 reviews 121 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

There is so much to be said for this wonderful experience. This begins with the decor and tone of the restaurant. What a beautiful bar, warm lighting, and feeling of coziness (even on a very cold evening). But, decor does not make a restaurant ... it's primarily the food, closely followed by the service. Read on ... We were shown... More 

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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

We have been here several times and it is always fantastic food, great service and a lovely place to eat. Highly recommended.

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Chicago, Illinois
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22 reviews 22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

We have been going to Anteprima since it opened around 10 years ago. The service and food are always consistently spot on. Of special note is the grilled octopus and the spicy lamb orecchiette. And of course the pana cotta is delicious. We have never had poor service or a bad meal and highly recommend this restaurant for all occasions.

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Chicago, Illinois
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468 restaurant reviews
534 helpful votes 534 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

I was hesitant about going to Anteprima after reading a review from a customer who described "a dreadful dinner, my worst dining experience in many years." But I read several other reviews from TripAdvisor contributors who detailed an "excellent dining experience" and "an evening to remember." You can't win 'em all, right? So we decided to make the long drive... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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16 reviews 16 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

Worst dining experience in many years. We were a party of four and no one enjoyed their food. Sent back a squash appetizer to be replaced by an equally tasteless sweet potato appetizer. Two portions of polenta crusted white fish were sent back because they didn't smell fresh, we couldn't find the polenta and the small portions contained large fishbones.... More 

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Northbrook
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118 helpful votes 118 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

We were going to the Black Ensemble Theater and were looking for a restaurant near the theater. My daughter suggested this restaurant and am I glad she did. Our waiter was knowledgeable about both the food and liquor menu. My husband and I shared the orange salad with pomegranate seeds and my friend had the soup - the salad was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 5316 N Clark St, Chicago, IL 60640-2114
    (Summerdale & Berwyn)
  • Public Transportation: 22 Clark bus at Berwyn Ave or Red line at Berwyn, a ten minute walk west.
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago
  • Phone Number: 773-506-9990

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 31 - 40
  • Cuisine: Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Monday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm

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