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All 73 Rosemont Restaurants

Cafe Zalute

9501 W Devon Ave, Ste 1A, Rosemont, IL 60018-4801
847-685-0206
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Ranked #49 of 73 Restaurants in Rosemont
Price range: $40 - $60
Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat - Sun 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian
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Dining options: Reservations
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: River Rd.
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  • English first
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English first
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17 reviews 17 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014 via mobile

Located in office building across the street from Casino... This has been a favorite restaurant & bar for years...attracting "locals" & "out of towners"... Fresh baked bread & baked clams...or generous portion of tender calamari always to begin... The best thinly sliced eggplant piled high.. FANTASTIC RIBS... Delicious specialty salads... Large parking lot...Great location!!

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Buffalo Grove, Illinois
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67 reviews 67 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

I had a business dinner at Café Zalute. I met my out of town guests at the restaurant. We order several appetizers to start which came out just fine - toasted ravioli and fried calamari. The we order entrée and soup, the problem was the entrees came out first then the soup. This created some pacing issues for the meal.... More 

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st. louis, mo area
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49 reviews 49 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

Because of the reviews we tried this mall restaurant. I has a decent decor, but that was about it. I had the veal limone dish and the veal was very overcooked. It was much like the way my mother used to cook veal. The polenta was pretty good. My husband had the pork chop which was also very much overcooked.... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

Went for a work event. Restaurant was empty with the exception of our group. Service was slow. Food was either over cooked or over salted. Owner gave off the vibe of a used car salesman. Save your money. There are literally 50 other nearby Italian restaurants that get it right. Oh yeah, even though gratuity was already added to the... More 

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Paducah, Kentucky
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50 reviews 50 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

We liked everything we ordered, and among 8 of us, we ordered a lot. Basically an Italian menu, but steaks and chops too. Great waiters. I didn't see the tab- I don't think it was an inexpensive place.

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Chicago, Illinois
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38 reviews 38 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

I had a customer in town staying near O'Hare. this was a fun place which was not as snooty or priced as high as some of the convention places. I had the chicken and artichoke which was very good. the desserts are very large. We shared a Tiramisu and Bread Pudding for four people, and took pleny home. the only... More 

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San Pedro, Belize
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2014

My family and I visited this establishment for our Valentine dinner everything started out well our appetizers where great but our other courses where disgusting first we had lobster bisque soup which was served cold then after we recieved the soup hot it tasted like canned soup the so called lobster in the bisque was catfish do to the dirty... More 

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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19 reviews 19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2013

Able to accomodate large party in semi private room. Only draw back is it was loud, hard to hold conversations. Nice bar area. Have to walk downstairs for restroom. Amazing food. Will be back!

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Chicago, Illinois
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224 reviews 224 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
132 helpful votes 132 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2013

You won't leave hungry when you come to Cafe Zalute. We have wanted to try the restaurant for a while and were glad we finally did. It is located on the first floor of an office building across the street from the Rivers Casino in Des Plaines. The space is small, with an attractive bar area that was almost full... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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45 reviews 45 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2013

Homemade pasta was good. Garlic rolls were great after I had to ask three times for them. Authentic Italian food is hard to come by these days but this place does it right. Just like Grandma used to make. Owner even bought our party a drink!

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Additional Information about Cafe Zalute

Address: 9501 W Devon Ave, Ste 1A, Rosemont, IL 60018-4801
Phone Number: 847-685-0206
Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Rosemont
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 4:00 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 - 4:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 40 - 60
Cuisine: Italian

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