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La Dolce Vita of Lemont

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2017 Winner
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CUISINES
Italian
Special Diets
Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
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ANTIPASTI
Calamari Fritti
tender squid, lightly floured and fried
Vongole Al Forno
12 doz. baked clams with seasoned bread crumbs
Bruschetta
toasted italian bread topped with diced tomatoes, garlic, basil & olive oil
Zuppa Di Cozze
mussels in red sauce or steamed in garlic, tomatoes and spices
Scampi Francese
shrimp sauteed in egg batter with white wine, lemon and butter
Polpetta Di Risotto E Granchio
crab risotto cakes w/roasted tomato mayonnaise & mixed greens
Crostini Di Mozzarella
baked mozzarella crostini topped w/an artichoke & olive tapenade
Polenta Bolognese Al Forno
baked with meat sauce and cheese
Salsiccia Pepperoni
sauteed sausage and peppers, white wine, garlic and spices
INSALATE E ZUPPA
Pomodori E Cipoll Pomodori E Con Gorgonzola
sliced tomato, red onion, gorgonzola cheese (anchovies upon request) sliced beefsteak tomatoes with fresh mozzarella, basil & olive oil
Insalata Di Cesare
classic caesar salad
Zuppa
Pomodori E Con Gorgonzola Mozzarella
sliced beefsteak tomatoes with fresh mozzarella, basil & olive oil
Insalata Di Broccoli
fresh broccoli, red onions, red pepper, gorgonzola cheese
House Salad
HOUSE SPECIALTIES
Served With House Salad And Choice Of Mostaccioli Or Spaghetti
Melanzane Al Forno
eggplant baked in rich tomato sauce with cheese topping
Filetto Di Manzo Portabello
sauteed beef tenderloin medallions, portebello mushrooms, artichoke hearts, sweet peppers in a red wine sauce
Salsiccia E Pepperoni
sauteed sausage and peppers, white wine, garlic and spices
Costolette Di Miaile Napoletano
pork chops sauteed with sweet peppers, onions, tomatoes artichoke hearts, sweet peppers in a red wine sauce. and white wine
PASTA E RISOTTO
Served With House Salad
Spaghetti, Mostaccioli Or Linguine
with marinara sauce very fine pasta with plum tomato and basil sauce with meat sauce
Cavatelli Al Forno
baked with ricotta cheese in meat or marinara sauce
Linguine Con Vongole
pasta with littleneck clams, red or white sauce
Spaghetti Con Aglio E Olio
with olive oil and garlic shrimp, clams, calamari, mussels, in white wine with plum tomato add anchovies
Cavatelli Alla Betolla
cavatelli in a plum tomato cream and vodka sauce
Rigatoni Alla Anthony
rigatoni pasta with artichoke hearts, spinach, onions & plum tomatoes
Fettucine Con Pollo Giardino
pasta w/grilled chicken, fresh vegetables, olive oil aborio rice with meat sauce, mushrooms and cheese garlic and fresh herbs
Capellini Del Angelina
very fine pasta with plum tomato and basil sauce
Fettucine Alfredo
classic cheese and cream sauce with grilled chicken breast
Ravioli
cheese w/marinara sauce meat w/marinara sauce with meat sauce
VITELLO
Scallopine
veal sauteed with mushrooms in marsala sauce
Scallopine Alla Parmigiana
veal breaded and baked with a rich tomato sauce and cheese
Scallopine Carciofo
veal sauteed w/artichoke hearts, lemon, capers, pine nuts veal breaded and baked w/cheese, roasted mushrooms, white wine and sage and white wine
Scallopine Alla Piccante
veal sauteed with lemon, capers, tomato and white wine
Scallopine Alla Limone
veal sauteed in white wine, lemon and butter
Scallopine Alla Milanese Con Funghi
veal breaded and baked w/cheese, roasted mushrooms, white wine and sage
POLLO
Pollo Al Vesuvio
half chicken, olive oil, garlic, wine & spices served w/vesuvio potatoes
Petto Di Pollo Alla Parmigiana
breast of chicken lightly breaded, baked w/tomato sauce & cheese
Pollo Alla Limone E Rosamarino
half chicken, roasted w/olive oil, lemon and rosemary
Petto Di Pollo Marsala
breast of chicken sauteed with marsala wine and mush
Petto Di Pollo Alla Francese
breast of chicken in egg batter w/lemon, wine and butter
Petto Di Pollo Portabello
breast of chicken sauteed w/portabello mushrooms, plum tomato, rosemary red wine, w/portebello mushroom ravioli
CARNE
Served With House Salad And Choice Of Mostaccioli Or Spaghetti
Bistecca Di Manzo Alla Griglia
16 oz. new york strip steak, char-broiled
Costolette Di Miaile Bistecca Di Manzo Alla Vesuvio
char-broiled pork chops prepared vesuvio style
Filetto Di Manzo Alla Griglia
10 oz. filet mignon, char-broiled, au-jus
Bistecca Di Manzo Alla Vesuvio
16 oz. new york strip steak sauteed in olive oil, garlic, wine & spices
PESCE
Served With House Salad
Scampi Alla Diavalo
shrimp sauteed in a spicey red sauce over capellini
Pesce Fresco Del Giorno
fresh fish of the day, choice of mostaccioli or spaghetti
Scampi villa Sassi
large shrimp sauteed with garlic, wine & butter with capellini
Filetti Di Pesce Orancia
sauteed new zealand orange roughy with lemon, capers, white wine, butter with choice of mostaccioli or spaghetti
SIDE ORDERS
Vesuvio Potatoes
Sauteed Spinach
Sauteed Broccoli
Spaghetti
with marinara
Spaghetti
with meat sauce
Mostaccioli
w/marinara
Mostaccioli
w/ meat sauce
Meatballs (2)
Sausage
DOLCE
Tiramisu
Fresh Cannoli
Assorted Dessert Of The Day
Lemon Ice
Spumoni
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All reviews pasta house salad sausage and peppers clams bread italian food great food quaint restaurant wednesday evening home run our favorite place banquet room front door full bar family style old school elevator
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was amazing ,great service!We have returned many times!They have a historical bar&the 2nd floors rents for parties!

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank terrysL4247OU
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Cute little place. Great customer service. I went because they offered a separate gluten free menu. I had the gluten free cheese ravioli with meat sauce. It didn't come with a lot of sauce, so I ordered extra sauce. It was very good. I hadn't...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank cparro2
Reviewed September 7, 2019

Attended an banquet located on their second floor. Included a full bar and family style dinner. Chicken, Sausage & Peppers, pasta plus Garlic bread that was delicious!

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank Beauds14
Reviewed September 3, 2019 via mobile

Service is exceptional. Love the family style garden salad and bread. Every meal delicious. Sausage and peppers either entree or appetizer-I highly recommend. Lightly fried calamari, melts in your mouth.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank jodez2017
Reviewed August 27, 2019 via mobile

In town visiting friends & went here for dinner. Absolutely as good as any Italian I’ve had. We started with Calamari Fritti, it was perfectly cooked, tender as could be, Vongole Al Forno, breaded baker clams, & Salsiccia Pepperoni, sweet sausage with peppers which tasted...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank JohnR286
Reviewed August 13, 2019 via mobile

My fiancé and I had our wedding shower here upstairs where they have room for up to 120! I have been here before and had no idea that upstairs was there. Besides the roomy space, the food was just to die for, and they included...More

Date of visit: June 2019
1  Thank Kelly B
Reviewed August 6, 2019 via mobile

This is a wonderful Italian restaurant. The menu, and service are superior. The wait staff is confidently knowledgeable about the menu and is always cordial, friendly and efficient. The food is "authentic" Italian. The daily specials are always tempting and a step up from the...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank DeMatteo
Reviewed July 2, 2019 via mobile

We’ve eaten here several times and never had a bad meal. So when we were looking for a place for our rehearsal dinner it only made sense to select la dolce vita. I was a bit nervous with the set menu to select from having...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Elizabeth Z
Reviewed June 18, 2019

We visit friends in Lemont and La Dolce Vita is our favorite place to dine when we are in town. The food is fantastic, especially the Risotto Bolognese and the Grouper and the service is great as well! Zack was our waiter and although it...More

Date of visit: May 2019
1  Thank TahitiZ
Reviewed June 4, 2019

The ambiance as well as the food was fantastic. Quaint although a bit noisy, I would recommend this restaurant for a great Italian meal.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Nancy F
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Response from Nancy F | Reviewed this property |
I don't know. They would have to call La Dolce Vita directly.
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