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Cafe Roma

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2175 Point Blvd, Crystal Clean Building, Elgin, IL 60123-9216
+1 847-836-7662
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Hours:
Mon - Wed 10:00 - 15:00
Thu - Fri 10:00 - 21:00
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

We were on our way to the airport a bit early so we decided to stop for a late lunch. So glad we did, what quaint little place, with a bar. Service was excellent, food was delish!!! I just happened to google restraunts near me, and we bypassed a steak place, to come to Cafe Roma. I suggest everyone do... More 

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Thank Simonedebbie
Elgin, Illinois
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

We began going there when my friend mentioned it. They were open for lunch only at first. Their food is mainly Italian. We have never had a bad meal there, and we've gone for both lunch and dinner. They are only open certain nights, though. We've brought out of towners, who've enjoyed it, too. Also has a bar. You can... More 

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Thank 119Lori503
Fort Myers, Florida, United States
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169 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

If you like fresh, house made food to order-this is the place. Quirky hours, but understand will open on Saturday's soon. Out of the way for a rest., in a office park-but make a effort to find it and you will not regret it. The best Italian food in NW IL In my opinion.

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Thank WHR8
Belvidere, Illinois
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28 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016

Good, fresh food. A clean and cozy restaurant hidden away in a business park. The chicken parmesan was fresh and hot, and the soup of the day was some kind of shrimp chowder that was delicious. I would recommend it.

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Thank Mike S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 April 2016

Cafe Roma has a huge following! They do major lunch carryout business to the offices in their building, adjacent office buildings, and Advocate Sherman Hospital. They are open for lunch M-F and do Th and Friday night dinner. Weekends they cater. A creative and delicious menu. They also have a nice bar area. When crowded, which it often is, it... More 

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Thank clareo207
Milwaukee,Wi
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52 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2015

We discovered Cafe Roma situated in a large business park adjacent to I-90 near Elgin, IL. In town for a family event, we spent a night at a nearby hotel. Wanting dinner that wasn't at a chain restaurant, yet near the main road we were traveling, we found Cafe Roma. Excellent homemade Italian pasta entrees. Very cozy atmosphere and friendly... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2015

I have always gotten great service and food at Cafe Roma. A great place for a business lunch. They also provide call ahead take away service.

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Thank 2001Catherine2013
Elgin, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2015

I have ordered to go for lunch. I have also ate in. You know the minute you walk in, that the food smells fresh. There is a great variety. The location is tucked back into a office building area, but once you find it, you will go back.

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Thank suereview726
Elgin, Illinois
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171 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2015 via mobile

This place is located in a small business park right off 90 and is open for dinner only two nights a week, Thursday and Friday. It's open for lunch every weekday. We went for dinner and it was delicious. Wine selection is good, they have cocktail specials and a full bar. Their menu should appeal to everyone. I had a... More 

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Thank Francy P
Fort Myers, Florida, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2015 via mobile

A small restaurant in a office building, you have to search it out but well worth it. CALL before you go, they have strange hours for a restaurant, but it must work for the chef/owner/caterer. Excellent, fresh Italian food, excellent service; noisy but most restaurants are these days. Give it a try, but call for a reservation for dinner.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Monday
10:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 15:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 15:00
Thursday
10:00 - 21:00
Friday
10:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2175 Point Blvd, Crystal Clean Building, Elgin, IL 60123-9216
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Elgin
  • Phone Number: +1 847-836-7662

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