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Rocco's Little Italy

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7907 W 159th St, Tinley Park, IL 60477-1345
+1 708-444-8259
Sun 3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue - Thu 3:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Fri 3:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Sat 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Saint John, Indiana
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Nothing special for curb appeal. But, stepping inside was like going back in time to a family run, neighborhood Italian place. Warm welcome to an inviting interior. Food was outstanding. Calamari tasted especially fresh and not over-cooked. Excellent wine, excellent service. We will be back. Thanks!

Thank rxryan2016
Tinley Park, Illinois
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6 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Awesome chicken fettuccini Alfredo. Chicken Marsala was awesome as well. Great staff, really took care of us. Wine was tasty too. Great choice for a great night.

Thank mattkev3773
Chicago suburb, Illinois
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38 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went to dinner at Rocco's. Great food - we had chicken Francese, veal parmigiana, veal chop, pork melanese, and the sausage escarole dish - all wonderful. Hot bread and great desserts! So happy to find this restaurant in the south suburbs. Monique was our server and she was fantastic! We will definitely be back!

Thank Barb_from_Chicago
Chicago, Illinois
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31 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 4, 2017

My husband and I were out shopping the Tuesday before Christmas when we spotted Rocco's. it didn't look like much from the parking lot- but the lot was full of cars which my husband always says is a good sign! We were so pleasantly surprised when we walked into a warm and inviting restaurant. It seems like a throwback to... More 

Thank msfitz916
Chicago, Illinois
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160 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 19, 2016

When the owners are always cooking in the kitchen, greeting patrons, and often bringing the food out themselves you know they care about their food. The same wait staff have been there for years and that tells you about the family feel here. The food is so comforting and the portions always have me bringing food home for a great... More 

Thank Mahalo123
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 19, 2016

i love thier risotto, deeeeelish! i normally get the chicken vesuvio, but everything i have had from rocco's is delicious i love the caprese salad with fresh burrata & beets & arugla, yummmmy!! eat here, you wont be sorry :)

Thank Lia L
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61 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 10, 2016 via mobile

We come here often! Never disappointed. The service good the food delightful! I always have the specials they are always delicious. 2 of us had the fish special, I always have their fish specials they are always prepared perfectly. One of our group had the veal and peppers which is great. One had the pasta with seafood (mussels shrimp). He... More 

Thank LauryJ
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20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 3, 2016 via mobile

Very accommodating and friendly helpful service!! Excellent food! Great choices! Darling ambience! Can't wait to go again!!

Thank Debbie W
Chicago, Illinois
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 1, 2016

If you have a taste for Italian, try Rocco's. Food is delicious! Neat drippy italian candles on the tables. Great Orriechetti (sp?).

Thank deb c
Oak Lawn, Illinois
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 30, 2016

Have been coming here for years and at all times enjoyed the food. Rocco takes great pride in his restaurant and is keeping the cuisine and ambiance authentic Italian. The atmosphere is warm and inviting. The restaurant is meticulously maintained and clean. Had my daughter's baby shower there and it was fantastic with great food, staff and accommodations.

Thank vre54

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Romantic
Open Hours
3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
3:30 pm - 9:30 pm
3:30 pm - 9:30 pm
3:30 pm - 9:30 pm
3:30 pm - 10:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7907 W 159th St, Tinley Park, IL 60477-1345
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Tinley Park
  • Phone Number: +1 708-444-8259

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?