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18 N. 4th St., Saint Charles, IL 60174
630.584.4040
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English first
Batavia, Illinois
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88 reviews 88 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

This was our first visit to this restaurant to celebrate our granddaughter's 18th birthday. We were promptly seated. We asked if they might turn up the heat a bit as we were chilly and they promptly obliged. We ordered the Atipasto Italiano, Pennoni Al Sugo di Maiale, Rigatoni Boscaiola and the Penne Al Capone. Please refer to the restaurant website... More 

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Chicago, Il
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4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

Home made, old world Italian. Great service. You could do allot worse. Very nice surprise. Found this place on trip advisor. Had no idea they were here.

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Batavia, Illinois
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

So far this is one of the best place I found for Italian food outside of Italy. The artichoke were outstanding, almost comperable to my mom kitchen.

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Florence, SC
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

My husband and I went for our anniversary. The food was amazing. Very friendly service. We loved it.

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

One of the best Italian meals I've had in a while. Restaurant has a lot of great character to it as well.

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Chicago, Illinois
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

What a pleasant surprise to find an Italian restaurant with great food. I went there based on great reviews on Tripadvisor and have to agree with othe people's comments. I ordered the Pollo Fiorentina - what a treat for the taste buds. Came with a generous salad and the dinner portion was more like 2 meals for me. Many Italian... More 

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Elgin, Illinois
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26 reviews 26 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

In the former Old Church Inn, Nuova Italia is tucked into a pleasant neighborhood just off Main Street in St. Charles. Valet parking is offered though ample street parking is available. When we arrived on a Saturday evening there seemed to be some confusion regarding our reservation as we weren’t asked for our name or time. But, they soon figured... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

My family of 7 went to Nuova Italia this past Monday to celebrate a birthday. Our experience was absolutely fantastic. Every person in our group loved their "hot" entrees, to the point we were all sharing dishes to see who's tasted better! We could not come up with a consensus - everything was that good! There is a very reasonably... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

My sister and I visited this restaurant based on reviews. We were not disappointed. Everything was wonderfull from the mozzarella appetizer, salad, and main course which was bow tie pasta, big chunks of salmon in vodka sauce. Will definitely visit again

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16 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

This restaurant is off the beaten path, but it is worth going out of your way for. It was an old church which lends to the rustic decor. The server was charming and funny and service was excellent. The homemade pasta is outstanding, (I had the eight finger Cavatelli special), and the Braciole was very good also. The only negative... More 

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Additional Information about Nuova Italia

Address: 18 N. 4th St., Saint Charles, IL 60174
Phone Number: 630.584.4040
Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Saint Charles
Open Hours:
Sunday 2:00 pm - 9:00 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 - 11:00 pm
Saturday 3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: Italian

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