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Osteria Del Pastaio

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Fri, 4/19
8:00 PM

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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Italian, Mediterranean
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Table Service
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Other restaurants once occupied this space but Osteria Del Pastaio, under the tutelage of chef Oved Barrera, is the first to make a genuine success of the business. This was our second visit and it's even better than before. Located at 111 East Chestnut Street,...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Taylor B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I recently flew to Chicago just so we could eat her and we were not disappointed! I’ve always wanted to eat pasta from a cheese wheel so he made it happen! The service was wonderful! The waitress was very knowledgeable! The calamari...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank bmbeck89
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just walked out of the Tremont and Boom, here I am at this fabulous little restaurant. The waitress Juliana/Guiliana was lovely and gave me excellent recommendations. She was super friendly and took excellent care of me.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Marie S
Reviewed February 24, 2019 via mobile

This is an outstanding restaurant. Service was excellent and my linguini with clams was spot on. The biggest challenge was deciding on which appetizer to start with. We selected a couple and they were fabulous as well. We certainly plan on returning.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Normal_DJO
Reviewed February 23, 2019 via mobile

Husband and i visited Friday 22nd. Food was to die for! Owner visited every guest, very personal touch that was unique in this day and age. We wish we were closer as it would be a weekly stop. Visiting from Michigan though, so until we...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank tammy r
Reviewed January 10, 2019

During when we were in chicago we went to an amazing italian restaurant named osteria del pastalo and it was awesome. We were greeted nicely. We were then led to our table which after this our waiter took extra time to introduce himself and was...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Jack H
Reviewed January 8, 2019

This restaurant was recommended by our hotel concierge and was just a few blocks away. It was a very good Italian with the usual types of Italian food and tables reasonably well spaced. The fish starters were particularly good and my pasta was also very...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 528jean
Reviewed January 6, 2019

Pasta dishes were fine, but nothing special. Place is very small, no air conditioning- gets very hot ob summer evening

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank dracis
Reviewed December 29, 2018 via mobile

Stopped in for an early dinner just a few days after Christmas, 2018. Lovely, cozy place. Julia was our Very knowledgeable and attentive server... a lovely young lady. George checked on us several times as well. Many choices for dinner. I enjoyed angel hair pasta...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank BonnieS970
Reviewed December 11, 2018

Wonderful quaint little restaurant just off of N Michigan Avenue on East Chestnut. Dark and candlelit.

Date of visit: December 2018
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Julie I
April 11, 2018|
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Response from chuckster2 | Reviewed this property |
No but there are parking decks down the street.
November 8, 2017|
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Response from colabear605 | Reviewed this property |
I don't believe so. Their menu called out vegetarian & vegan. Some of their appetizers appeared to not be made with any carbs, but as far as being certified gluten free I don't believe so. I would suggest you call them to... More
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