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Marinella Italian Restaurant

548 Duane St, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137-4676
+1 630-469-7277
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Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good42%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“veal” (3 reviews)
“italian food” (3 reviews)
“new owners” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Pizza
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
548 Duane St, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137-4676
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1 - 10 of 28 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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

2  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

2  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

1  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
Reviewed 28 November 2015

Food was served cold after a 90 minute wait. Asked the owner Joe politely as to why the wait and he became confrontational to my party which included a small child. I told him I was not interested in arguing with him and he kept...More

Thank C d
Reviewed 7 November 2015

Over the years we have enjoyed Marinella's food and friendly service. We've never experienced the rude behavior mentioned by one reviewer. Food has occasionally been less than outstanding but what restaurant hits 100% every day? I understand that Marinell's is going to have new management...I...More

2  Thank travlingmama
Reviewed 10 September 2015

Marinella has been around the Glen Ellyn area, in a few different locations, for years, and has a wonderful following. Family owned and operated, small, quaint, great extensive wine menu, and great Italian eats! The food has always been consistently good with nice portions and...More

2  Thank Sharon455
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 23:00
Saturday
17:00 - 23:00
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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