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Amber Cafe

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13 N Cass Ave, Westmont, IL 60559-1601
630-515-8080
Sunday
Closed
Hours:
Tue - Thu 4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 4:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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Chicago
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212 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Recently went to a wine dinner at Amber and everything was terrific. The food was wonderful, well prepared and the wine pairing was perfect. The restaurant is visually appealing with high ceilings and interesting art. A lovely outdoor covered patio in back offers al fresco seating. The regular menu looked interesting with mid- priced offerings. Would definitely recommend.

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Downers Grove, Illinois
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151 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

My wife and I had a very pleasant evening celebrating our anniversary with dinner at the Amber Cafe. We particularly enjoyed the covered patio seating. Service was attentive and not rushed. My lamb was very well done. Wine list was OK, but would have appreciated more options by the glass. Upscale in terms of pricing, but not out of line... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

We made our rez on open table and requested the corner table by the window. Thy were nice enough to make this request. Our waiter, Fabian, was excellent! $18.00 bottle sold for $58.00. Come on, thats a little crazy, Our Burrata appetizer was fantastic, served with arugula, sweet red onion and cherry tomatoes. I'd definitely recommend that you try this.... More 

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Colorado
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014 via mobile

Our dinners were so delicious and Chris was an excellent waiter! Service staff was also very attentive. In addition to dinner we had a soup, salad and dessert which were also fantastic. We'll definitely be back!!!

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WESTMONT
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44 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

The best restaurant in Westmont. Bring your checkbook though. It's good to treat yourself once in awhile. The portions are small, but exquisite.

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Downers Grove, Illinois, United States
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

We've been to Amber a few times over the years; summer is great time to dine at Amber because of its outdoor patio. It is a lovely setting that stays cool under a lighted tent. The last time we were there, however, the food was quite underwhelming and the service dragged. Normally, we savor every bite and eat past being... More 

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West Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

Three of us dined at Amber last evening and it was the perfect spot; we sat in the front room and there were only 2 other occupied tables during our stay so conversation was easily heard. The waiter was attentive and helpful with suggestions both for wine and for dinner choices. The Salmon was a very large portion, perfectly prepared... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014 via mobile

Love the restaurant - cozy, outstanding food, very good service and unpretentious - I love their meatloaf - not what you think! My wife usually gets fish which is always good. Highly recommended for foodies from western suburbs of Chicago.

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Westmont, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

We've lived in Westmont for nearly 3 years and while we've been to sister restaurant, Topaz in Burr Ridge (great spot!) we had not stopped in here. We drove by again this week and decided that we had to go and we did. What a great surprise. Amazing grilled calamari salad appetizer, wonderfully prepared whitefish and smoked short rib entrees... More 

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Naperville, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014 via mobile

My husband and I really enjoy Amber. The service is always excellent, and the good delicious. We love the outdoor patio in spring and fall. Such a great local option for a nice meal out! It's upscale but not stuffy or too formal- perfect balance.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$30 - $30
Cuisine
American
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Seating
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic
Open Hours
Tuesday
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
4:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
4:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 N Cass Ave, Westmont, IL 60559-1601
  • Public Transportation: BNSF Metra, Pace
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  DuPage County  >  Westmont
  • Phone Number: 630-515-8080

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