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Capri Downers Grove

5101 Main Street, Downers Grove, IL 60515
630-241-0695
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Ranked #8 of 147 Restaurants in Downers Grove
Price range: $10 - $30
Hours:
Sun - Thu 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian
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Restaurant details
Dining options: Late Night
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Burlington Ave.
Description: Fresh Fish, steaks, hand made pasta, sauces made fresh, intimate dining, friendly staff, great location
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English first
Chicago, IL
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

We dine at this restaurant about once a month. Overall food is very good and nice atmosphere. Try the specials or homemade pastas. Service can be challenged at times. Great pour on a glass of wine!

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Aurora
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19 reviews 19 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

This was our first trip to Capri. We were downtown, and needed dinner on the way home to Aurora. My son wanted a restaurant "anywhere I can watch trains". The rest of us wanted more than fast food. We found Capri on the web, and decided to give it a try. The staff was very accommodating of our table location... More 

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Chicago suburb
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

We have consistently enjoyed (at least 2 x per month for 4 years) the Capri restaurant in downtown Downers Grove. The owner and staff know us now by name and face! Although, we are not alone....Brian and his staff are very welcoming, intelligent, thorough, and helpful to all comers! The food is always excellent and my husband jokes that he... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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78 reviews 78 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

My husband and I were looking for an italian restaurant to celebrate my birthday, and this one seemed to be well-rated, so we gave it a try. What a delight. The restaurant is very well located in a corner property in the heart of downtown Downers Grove. It's a block away from an ample parking garage, and a few steps... More 

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Naperville,Illinois
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97 reviews 97 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

We were delighted with this Capri restaurant. It's ambience is much nicer than the Capri in Palos Heights. White table cloths, nice bar,proper spacing of tables. The service was good and management was very accommodating offering to buy us a round of drinks for a minor misstep. The Veal chop oreganata was outstanding, Chicken Cacciatore very good as was the... More 

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Catawba Island
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71 reviews 71 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Visiting family in Downers Grove for 2 anniversaries. 1 for in-laws 56 years and ours only 31. Father-in-law made the reservation with Brian requesting for 9 and that it was special for us. Brian did not disapooint!!!! When we arrived, we were escorted to a fairly private room and both Brian and Dan took great care of us!!!! Rose petals... More 

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Tucson, Arizona
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

We stopped at this restaurant knowing nothing but information on a few reviews. Very pleasantly surprised. One peron in our party ordered the Sunday gravy dish (not positive on the name). I grew up in a home where Sunday pasta gravy was the rule and I thought it was audacious to imply that a restaurant could make something as delicious... More 

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Downers Grove, Illinouis
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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Caring service along with a large menu of well prepared meals. Makes you feel like "you are part of the family" Full bar along with an outstanding wine list. Entertainment on Thurs. evenings enhances the experience.

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Chicago, Illinois
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

We made reservations for 3 people for dinner at this location. Arrived a few minutes early and on check in the hostess said it would be a short wait. An hour later we were still standing after being told time and again that 'we were next'. She kept seating other people who came in after us. I don't know how... More 

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Elmhurst, Illinois
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29 reviews 29 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

This was my first visit to Capri, and I will come again. The service that our waiter provided for us was excellent, the food was good and the prices were reasonable for the location. The menu is quite extensive you will have no problem finding something for everyone. The atmosphere is inviting and in a great location in downtown Downers.... More 

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Additional Information about Capri Downers Grove

Address: 5101 Main Street, Downers Grove, IL 60515
Phone Number: 630-241-0695
Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  DuPage County  >  Downers Grove
Open Hours:
Sunday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 10 - 30
Cuisine: Italian

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