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Mandile's Italian Ristorante

2160 Lake Cook Rd, Algonquin, IL 60102
+1 847-458-4000
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible10%
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2160 Lake Cook Rd, Algonquin, IL 60102
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I've never been treated so rudely. A bunch of friends met in the bar area for drinks and appetizers. The wine and food was good, but owners started to turn lights off at 8:45pm. When we asked what time the place closed, we were told...More

1  Thank CinderChicago
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We tried this place and loved it! The service was great and the ambiance is super cute! The drink menu is great and the blackberry mule was amazing. We tried the chicken parm and tortalini and loved it all. Will return!

Thank Megan D
Reviewed September 2, 2017

It was our first visit to this lovely authentic Italian restaurant. It has a very welcoming atmopshere. The service was attentive but not overpowering. But of course it is the food that is important. Everything we ordered was absolutely delicious. We are most definitely returning.

Thank joanne r
Reviewed July 10, 2017 via mobile

The food was excellent. My husband and I had a Groupon that expired so we decided to have a date night. I had the rigatoni with sausage and asparagus, the vodka sauce was delicious and not too rich, my husband had the chicken parm which...More

Thank csilkaitis
Reviewed June 24, 2017

New Ownership and the changes are for the better, We were looking for a place with good food and outdoor dining and Mandile's was a perfect fit. The balcony dining is clean, and simple. After being seated and taking our drink order, Mom visited our...More

Thank Brent B
Reviewed June 19, 2017

Our experience was awful from start to finish. I would not recommend to anyone. Owner seemed indifferent when we mentioned the awful service "Thanks I appreciate the feedback"

Thank Mary M
Reviewed June 12, 2017

The food served was very good however the portion served was very small. I was disappointed that the coffee and ice tea that came with the meal was not offered to my guests so I was charged for soft drinks people went to the bar...More

Thank Susan L
Reviewed June 1, 2017

Our family went to eat here. We live in Algonquin and hadn't tried it since the new owners. The food was very good and service was too! The owners greet you at your table and sometimes strike up a conversation with you. I'd definitely visit...More

Thank hopp13
Reviewed May 24, 2017 via mobile

I needed to place a catering order for my son's birthday and wanted to stay local. Since they are so close to home, I opted for Mandile's and I was not disappointed. When I first called to place my order, they weren't open yet and...More

Thank Laura P
Reviewed May 22, 2017

Went there to use a groupon we had purchased. There were no specifics listed about using the groupon. Our groupon covered $40 of food. Our bill came out to just shy of $40, something like $39.87. The manager didn't want to honor the groupon for...More

Thank 640graceh
Management response:Responded May 25, 2017

Hello. My name is Victor Basta and I'm the new owner of Mandile's Restaurant and Banquets. I took over November 29 of 2016. I have to be honest and say that I do not recall a situation like this occurring while I've been in charge....More

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Emily R
September 20, 2016|
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Response from Jane S | Reviewed this property |
Most often, Mandile's has entertainment in Fridays or Saturdays. Their entertainment schedule and band name is mentioned on the marquee in front of their restaurant. They also have a Facebook page so you can see who is... More
April 22, 2015|
Response from Noisy41 | Reviewed this property |
It's a casual restaurant...any appropriate attire is fine.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$15 - $25
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:30 PM
4:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2160 Lake Cook Rd, Algonquin, IL 60102
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Algonquin
  • Phone Number: +1 847-458-4000
Your destination for fine Italian cuisine! Mandile's features authentic Italian dishes made from scratch daily, taking pride by using only the best produce. Where friends and family meet!
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