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Marinella Italian Restaurant

548 Duane St, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137-4676
+1 630-469-7277
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good38%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“veal” (3 reviews)
“pizza” (3 reviews)
“italian food” (3 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 PM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Italian, Pizza
$$ - $$$
548 Duane St, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137-4676
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Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

The pasta is made fresh daily. The service is outstanding. It is Kid friendly too. I truly love this place, a great neighborhood gem!

Thank Jeanie H
Reviewed 2 September 2017

Our family visits this excellent restaurant often. Every visit is a wonderful experience. From the main menus to the nightly specials, we have never been disappointed. The food is made fresh, not frozen and then re-heated. If you are in a rush, I am sure...More

3  Thank bga592017
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

I found Marinella by mistake after the restaurant I was attempting to visit was closed for the evening! Sometimes good comes from a mistake! Very nice folks in a cute little place serving high-quality Italian food and wine for a reasonable price. That's a winning...More

2  Thank MPB222
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

...was for a 25th birthday celebration. The restaurant closed for the event and the meal was served family-style, so it likely wasn't a typical visit. The bruschetta and the calamari appetizers were first rate, as was everything else. We were especially impressed with the welcoming...More

4  Thank Cliff N
Reviewed 20 March 2017

We came here with friends on a snowy Sunday evening, so the restaurant was not full. The staff were super friendly and answered all of our questions. We ordered calamari for an appetizer and is was delicious, served with marinara sauce. Our group ordered the...More

4  Thank puma1954
Reviewed 7 July 2016

I was impressed from the time I made our reservation. They have both indoor and outdoor seating, and because we were going to have 2 young children with us, I thought that maybe outdoor would be better for us and for other customers. He said...More

2  Thank Linda H
Reviewed 25 April 2016

I went to this restaurant several years ago and was lees than impressed. I got caught working late one night and saw they still had their "open" sign lit. I walked in and was met at the door and the fun began. The owner reviewed...More

1  Thank Jet06181983
Reviewed 16 April 2016

We've had dinner here twice since the new owners took over. Although they haven't changed the decor or original menu (yet), they do offer a number of specials each day that are delicious. They have also changed several of their sources and are making their...More

1  Thank Nanster630
Reviewed 27 March 2016

Wonderful, delicious food. Ample servings. Great service. Reminiscence of a cute place in Italy. Because my friends appreciate my desire to try everything on the menu, I tried everyone's food. It was all fantastic.

2  Thank penguin248
Reviewed 18 February 2016

We have visited Marinella's for many years and have always enjoyed it. However Joe, and his Wife have sold the business, but it still is serving the same great Italian food with the new owner, Arben.or "Ben" We have visited the restaurant twice in the...More

2  Thank Jezeitz
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 548 Duane St, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137-4676
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  DuPage County  >  Glen Ellyn
  • Phone Number: +1 630-469-7277
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