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Capri Downers Grove

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5101 Main St, Downers Grove, IL 60515-4602 (Burlington Ave.)
+1 630-241-0695
16:00 - 22:00
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Sun 16:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 16:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 16:00 - 23:00
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Lemont, Illinois
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Food is fabulous, Martini's are top shelf and mixed to perfection, Service is exemplary and efficient and did I forget to mention friendly and knowledgeable. This was our favorite restaurant when it was in our town. We were so disappointed when they closed. We are so thrilled they re-opened close to us. Will be frequenting this store on a regular... More 

Thank davedubois2
Rochester, Michigan
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37 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

We had a great dinner last night at Capri. Freshly made pasta, great service and reasonable prices. The pasta with Vodka sauce was a hit, as was the mushrooms.and cheese wrapped in pasta (forgot the name - but not like ravioli). Will definitely visit again.

Thank PMR2056
Denver, CO
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100 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 December 2016

Having grown up in DG, such a nice restaurant seemed out of place there - but, Capri fits the new look and feel of downtown DG perfectly. I attended a private event here and it was very well done. From the food to the staff, everything was perfect for the event. The calamari, the pasta and the salads were the... More 

Thank HMDenver
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 November 2016

Had the calamari. Very tasty but the best was the shrimp fetuccini. Waitress was terrific. Service was timely. Will go back again

Thank KylieChicago
Downers Grove, Illinois
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31 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Everything I have tried at Capri is excellent. When I don't feel like driving and still want a satisfying meal, this is a go to destination. This is an upscale eatery not suitable for very young children because it may take a while to complete the meal. Recommended items include the eggplant parmesan and any of the veal dishes. Give... More 

Thank Hortonwhoness
Chicago Ridge, Illinois
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Definition of authentic Italian food! The porcini mushroom sachetti pasta was mind blowing! Arancini appetizer had the best vodka sauce I had ever tasted! And the chocolate lava cake was the perfect chocolate lovers dessert. On top of all of that, they have a huge wine selection, many offered by the glass, and each to suite any type of meal... More 

Thank vahljay89
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 August 2016

Another, great meal at Capri. The Dover Sole (on special) was delicious and cooked perfectly. The service was impeccable . A must try if you are in Downers Grove.

Thank DomenicA1961
Bolckow, Missouri
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24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

Our reservations were for 7, and it was 7:20 before we were seated. They explained there was a party of 30 that was just finishing, and that was the reason for the delay in seating us. They asked us to wait at the bar. Our calamari was very good -- lightly breaded, and enough to share. The wine was a... More 

Thank Sallie P
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 30 May 2016

I ordered cup of cream of chicken and veal marsala. The soup came out promptly, but as I told the server there was less chicken in that cup of soup than one would find in a single cube of chicken in a can of Campbell's chicken soup. She apologized and said she would pass on the complaint. Never did. Later... More 

Thank Mike2125
Downers Grove, Illinois
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51 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 May 2016

The food is average at best. The customer service from hostess to manager is non-existent. Avoid them. Far better choices in Downers Grove.

Thank Candicet72

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5101 Main St, Downers Grove, IL 60515-4602
    (Burlington Ave.)
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  DuPage County  >  Downers Grove
  • Phone Number: +1 630-241-0695
Fresh Fish, steaks, hand made pasta, sauces made fresh, intimate dining, friendly staff, great location

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