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1919 S Meyers RD, Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181 (Old 22nd Street)
630-495-0200
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Delivery, Reservations

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  • 42
    Excellent
  • 15
    Very good
  • 2
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Family Dinner

Lovely restaurant and extensive menu. I had the blank ink spaghetti with seafood (shrimps, crab meat and scallops). It was so delicious and the seafood were cooked well. The bread basket was also very good. I would definitely come back.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 19, 2015
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13 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Lovely restaurant and extensive menu. I had the blank ink spaghetti with seafood (shrimps, crab meat and scallops). It was so delicious and the seafood were cooked well. The bread basket was also very good. I would definitely come back.

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Atlanta
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

We're staying close by and Volare was recommended by some local friends, so we decided to give it a try early one summer Sunday evening, The place was decent but I definitely wouldn't rave about it. However, if we had been locals---as many people seemed to be---maybe we would've liked it better. It's not that our server was inattentive; no,... More 

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La Grange, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

I had an opportunity to have dinner in a restaurant which was new to me, while taking a friend and his wife out to celebrate his birthday. Fortunately we had been given a 'gift card' from "Volare". It was a great evening. Excellent Italian food, the weather cooperated and we even sat outside. The service was good, it was so... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

I had the pasta with lump crab meat, shrimp, and scallops with red sauce instead of white. It was the best pasta I've had in years! It's a formal restaurant, so dress nicely!

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Marquette, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

I always feel I need to tell people about this out of the way spot. It has the best inked pasta that I have had in Chicago as well as many other choices. It has a great wine selection and is even known to have good live music on occasion.

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Oak Park, Illinois
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

The Chicago Tribune restaurant critic wrote a piece recently , during restaurant week, about Volare. My wife and I had never dined there, but the review was very positive. We went for a lunch , on a Thursday. This is a good sized restaurant, but it was quite busy. Now we know why. The service and the food were A-!.... More 

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Munster, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

This was my first visit and won't be the last. Our group ordered calamari and baked clams for app. Both were excellent. Caesar salad great. Ordered sea bass for dinner, the best I ever had anywhere. We all enjoyed our drinks,food and deserts.

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Buffalo Grove, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

First time at Oakbrook Terrace location. Shared 3 appetizers with my husband, all superb: Grilled Mista (which included the most tender calamarie), Rotolini di Melanzane(baked eggplant stuffed with cheese and Salsiccia e Peperoni (Italian pork sausage and peppers). Hefty portions were served by an attentive wait staff. Food, service and ambiance resulted in a terrific evening.

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

been here before, we used to go to giannotti's and then they closed, you can't get any closer to the same food, little neck clams to die for, zuppa de mare one of the best, great apps. posh decor, and after dinner you can enjoy entertainment in their lounge, live music , in and outdoor seating in the summer time,... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

We had a late family Christmas party at the restaurant for about 25. I didn't care for the risotto I ordered, but in general the food seemed fine. The restaurant was virtually empty the entire time we were there, but as soon as our scheduled time was up, the staff was VERY pushy for us to leave. We were still... More 

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Additional Information about Volare

Address: 1919 S Meyers RD, Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181
Phone Number: 630-495-0200
Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  DuPage County  >  Oakbrook Terrace
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 30 - 30
Cuisine: Italian

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1919 S Meyers RD, Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181
    (Old 22nd Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  DuPage County  >  Oakbrook Terrace
  • Phone Number: 630-495-0200

Price and Cuisine

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

Restaurant Characteristics

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

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?