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Davanti Enoteca

1359 W Taylor St, Chicago, IL 60607-4706
+1 312-226-5550
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (12 reviews)
“polenta” (30 reviews)
“focaccia” (13 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1359 W Taylor St, Chicago, IL 60607-4706
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Reviewed November 5, 2017 via mobile

Just finished brunch at Davanti. The make your own Bloody was awesome. Lots of choices for spices and hot sauce. They couldn’t go off brunch menu to make me a dish on their regular lunch menu. Disappointing. The gnudi pomodoro was fine though. Service was...More

Thank johnjflan
Reviewed October 26, 2017

Great place to go to with friends. Good, reasonable wine; great italian food in a fun but not too loud atmosphere. Focaccia is delicious -- smothered in cheese -- really unique. Everyone enjoyed their food.

Thank jag343
Reviewed September 6, 2017

Had a wonderful lunch in this bright, cheerful spot on Taylor street. Nice menu of sandwiches, salads and soups. Service was very friendly, although salad ordered without dressing came dressed, so we had to wait a while to get a new one. Tuna sandwich had...More

Thank dreytuch
Reviewed August 31, 2017

Good location, great food. Advisable to reserve a place in advance on a weekend. Take-out is a good idea too.

Thank Travel3652
Reviewed August 8, 2017

When we got there, we were asked where we would like to sit. As it was our first time, the hostess explained that depending on our mood, our experience might be a bit different in each part of the restaurant. We chose to sit in...More

Thank Susan F
Reviewed August 6, 2017 via mobile

Great brunch spot with decent prices. I ordered the pork belly and eggs which was delicious. They also have $15 bottomless mimosas.

Thank Sacanales
Reviewed July 27, 2017

My extended families all gathered here for my nephew’s graduation and engagement party last month. His fiancée also received her MBA from the University of Chicago, so her parents were there as well. The restaurant was able to accommodate our large party. Inside was spacious...More

Thank AvgMom2Travel
Reviewed May 25, 2017 via mobile

Tappas Dinner for eight. Absolutely wonderful food and service. Loved the meatballs, brussel sprout dish, pizza and bruschetta was fantastic. Be careful as the food comes out as fast as you order it!

Thank Turnkey56
Reviewed May 23, 2017 via mobile

A perfect venue for a ladies birthday luncheon. I had the polenta and still dreaming about it! The way it was served is very unique. Everyone raved about what they ordered, but 4 of us ordered the polenta. Alot of happy faces! Wine list was...More

1  Thank FrancesDecatur
Reviewed May 7, 2017 via mobile

The food quality and preparation is excellent. Good diversity on the menu, including vegetarian options. The staff is friendly. The issue I had relates to the dishes come out at different times, which is good if you are ordering small plates to be shared. If...More

Thank Joseph W
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Martha Ann C
October 27, 2017|
Response from Susan F | Reviewed this property |
I don't think they have a parking lot, but street parking was easy. We found a spot right next to the restaurant.
Martha Ann C
October 27, 2017|
Response from dreytuch | Reviewed this property |
Street parking, or there is a paid lot down the street a bit east-across the street.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$30 - $30
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children, Kids, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1359 W Taylor St, Chicago, IL 60607-4706
    (Loomis St. and Taylor St.)
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago
  • Phone Number: +1 312-226-5550
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