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Ristorante Bottaio

946 N Milwaukee Ave, Libertyville, IL 60048-1993
+1 847-573-1800
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (22 reviews)
“osso bucco” (6 reviews)
“prosciutto” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Italian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
946 N Milwaukee Ave, Libertyville, IL 60048-1993
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Very good service but at a price. Ordered lasagna and a salad. Salad was small but good. Lasagna however was a poor choice. Two lasagna noodles sandwiched basically a 1/2 inch thick piece of sausage tasting something (hard to describe). Not at all what I...More

Thank Mike M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyed the eggplant Parmesan. Service was well presented. Parking required a little persistence. Not sure if it is always that way as there was a lot snow piled around the lot.

Thank Laura G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Bottaio is one of my favorites, never disappoints and this visit was no exception. Met a friend for a weeknight dinner. No problem making reservation through OpenTable, our table was waiting for us when we arrived. Valet parking is a plus since the parking in...More

Thank Teri K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you are looking for real and authentic Italian food in Lake County, look no further! Bottaio is the best!

Thank bisacovi
Reviewed 6 January 2018

I have eaten here for a work dinner and with my husband for a social dinner. It is a good location in Libertyville for social or work. I enjoy sitting downstairs unless you really want to go casual - then the small outdoor deck is...More

Thank AJPM72
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

Ristorante Bottaio never fails to please. The menu is very comprehensive with pasta, fish , chicken and beef dishes. There is something for everyone that is sure to please. The dishes vary from typical Italian pasta dishes to northern Italy fare. The selection of wine...More

Thank MerryMar2015
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

We believed we had reserved a downstairs table explaining that we had several women who have difficulty with stairs. Did not happen. They took several of us up via a chair lift in the back area of the restaurant. Did the job but not pleasant....More

1  Thank dellafromreno
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

Pastas and pizzas were awesome! Service was good too! This is a higher end spot that I’d recommend in a heartbeat!

Thank alsberg
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Business dinner with 4 colleagues -- very nice Italian food, with some interesting specials and good standard favourites. Lively restaurant, even though we were there on a Sunday evening, but the atmosphere was great and the staff friendly and efficient.

Thank ProfPatPending
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

We love coming here and the service is always excellent. Food is always delicious!!! Our "go to" choice...

Thank Lauri B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 946 N Milwaukee Ave, Libertyville, IL 60048-1993
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lake County  >  Libertyville
  • Phone Number: +1 847-573-1800
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