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Capri Downers Grove

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5101 Main Street, Downers Grove, IL 60515 (Burlington Ave.)
630-241-0695
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4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Reservations
Description: Fresh Fish, steaks, hand made pasta, sauces made fresh, intimate dining...
Fresh Fish, steaks, hand made pasta, sauces made fresh, intimate dining, friendly staff, great location
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  • 5
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  • 5
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
I really enjoyed the Braciola with the Sunday gravy.

I had not had Braciola for a long time and I had a taste fir it and i found this place on the Internet and it did not disappoint. This was a really nice place to visit and the people here were all a delight and I would recommend this venue to all. My first new restaurant visit of 2015.

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 11, 2015
RadfordC
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Winfield, Illinois
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Downers Grove, Illinois
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

My friends and I enjoy going to Capri on Thursday nights for the $5 martinis and delicious appetizers. The service is first class.

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Winfield, Illinois
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155 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

I had not had Braciola for a long time and I had a taste fir it and i found this place on the Internet and it did not disappoint. This was a really nice place to visit and the people here were all a delight and I would recommend this venue to all. My first new restaurant visit of 2015.

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Cary, North Carolina
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24 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

We tried this restaurant based on wonderful reviews. We did not enjoy at all. Service was slow, waiter not overly pleasant. Bread served was nothing more than white sliced bread served cold. Olive oil on table was not even evvo. My tortellini with peas was hidden somewhere under the mound of peas on top. Overkill. My husband's chicken Marsala was... More 

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Chicago, IL
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015 via mobile

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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21 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 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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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 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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60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 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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123 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 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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78 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 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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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
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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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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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 5101 Main Street, Downers Grove, IL 60515
    (Burlington Ave.)
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  DuPage County  >  Downers Grove
  • Phone Number: 630-241-0695

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 30
  • Cuisine: Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant

Description

Fresh Fish, steaks, hand made pasta, sauces made fresh, intimate dining, friendly staff, great location
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

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?