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All 68 Forest Park Restaurants

Caffe de Luca

7427 W Madison St, Forest Park, IL 60130
(708) 366-9200
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Ranked #8 of 68 Restaurants in Forest Park
Price range: $1 - $20
Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sat - Sun 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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English first
Gatlinburg, Tennessee
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

We have visited this cozy restaurant several times and always remark on the welcoming staff. The environment is relaxing and entices one to enjoy a glass of wine and bread. The menu is Rich with Chef Pascal Salazar's tasty creations. I always look forward to trying a new dish whether a delicious and healthy salad, soup, pasta, or other entree,... More 

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Lemont, Illinois
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Had our daughter's wedding rehearsal dinner there this past August. They put out a nice spread which was buffet style. Everyone in attendance was very positive about the food, atmosphere, and service. The bartenders did a nice job also. We used the second floor which has an indoor area as well as an outside area overlooking Madison Street.

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Ocala, Florida
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83 reviews 83 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Lovely meal again! Went there tonight with 4 friends, YUM! The service was great, got our drink orders right away and it was crowded. We started with the asparagus wrapped in Prosciutto and Fontanini Cheese, and the fried Calamari, all delicious. The Calamari is fried in a Polenta batter I believe, giving it a really nice flavor. We had the... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

This cozy little bistro reminds you of the back streets of Italy. Wait staff could not be more accommodating and were most knowledgeable about wine pairings! The swordfish was done to absolute perfection! The flank steak and polenta were superb! The Tiramisu was definitely homemade and the crowning glory of the meal. A moderately priced menu with plenty of options... More 

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Ocala, Florida
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83 reviews 83 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

When you see it from the outside, even on a summer day when their are people seated outside, you don't expect what you get when you are pleasantly surprised upon entering the restaurant. The decor is imported from Italy with street lights from Venice over each eating area. The decor is so quaint and does remind me of the narrow... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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31 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

Ny wife loves this place, I can't stand it. Food is decent, typical faux Italian fare but the service has always been terrible. I dont know who does their customer service training but Willie Dregel should have some input. Just tried to get a party of 30 people in a private room for one night and they can't do it.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

I decided to try caffe De luca on a fluke and I'm charmed and elegantly so. The atmosphere is classic, staff respectful and welcoming, the wine selection refreshing, prices really reasonable and the food! Oh the food! .I had salmon & mussels, with spinach, tomatoes and mushrooms and tasted the sea in every bite. It was absolutely wonderful, fresh and... More 

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Oak Park, Illinois
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4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

I love to sit at the bar, order a martini and the baked prosciutto. It's a very relaxed place with great food, great service and great martinis. I have never been disappointed. Consistent excellent service.

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Top Contributor
158 reviews 158 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2013 via mobile

We really enjoyed a nice quiet afternoon here. It was raining out and that added to our enjoyment. Excellent fish dish and the flatbread pizza was also good. This is be of many nice spots along Madison Ave in Forest Park. We have been here more than once and really do enjoy it.

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New Lenox, Illinois
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102 reviews 102 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2013

After a book signing at Centuries and Sleuths Book Store, we looked for a place nearby for lunch. Caffe De Luca's door was open. We liked the cozy atmosphere and welcoming staff. We each ordered the crab cakes and were delighted with the presentation and taste. Served on a bed of greens with capers and a yummy sauce, the crabcakes... More 

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Additional Information about Caffe de Luca

Address: 7427 W Madison St, Forest Park, IL 60130
Phone Number: (708) 366-9200
Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Forest Park
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 1 - 20
Cuisine: Italian

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