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Avanti Cafe

1900 S Elmhurst Rd, Mount Prospect, IL 60056-5712
+1 847-437-6640
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good33%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (9 reviews)
“panini” (7 reviews)
“bow tie pasta” (2 reviews)
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6:30 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
Italian, Cafe
$$ - $$$
1900 S Elmhurst Rd, Mount Prospect, IL 60056-5712
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great Italian cafe. Carry out or dine in or outside. Large selection of sandwiches, great pasta and salad. So much to pick from! Meatball sandwiches are so good! And arancini are good too. And don't forget to save room for dessert - gelato!

Thank bisquit77
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Had lunch here with business colleagues. Had a large pizza slice and side salad. Pizza slice was a generous size and tasty. They have a pretty extensive menu with some items needing to be baked such as calzones. The staff is very service oriented. Prices...More

Thank xhotelcritic
Reviewed 25 August 2017

I've lived in the area for years and I'm not sure why we never tried this place. My daughter and I went last night for dinner and we were pleasantly surprised. She ordered the bowtie pasta with chicken and vodka sauce, and I got the...More

Thank kate6993
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Great, quick place to get some good tasting Italian food. Large portions, great service, nothing fancy just good! Go now!

Thank prpr17
Reviewed 6 July 2017

My wife wanted an inexpensive home cooked Italian restaurant for one of her birthday week lunches. Trip Advisor was the key. After writing for years, I used it myself to find an outstanding place with very good Italian home made food! This is a small...More

1  Thank georgerE9770EQ
Reviewed 18 May 2017

This is a nice little family cafeteria. If you are looking for romance or ambiance, this is not the place. If you are looking for very good Italian food at a reasonable price (particularly if you want to take it home, plate it and light...More

Thank Samiamiu
Reviewed 27 April 2017

It is a very informal setting. The food is home cooked and a wide variety of Italian dishes. Certainly a good place for family or friends to get together.

Thank larrycollins3
Reviewed 11 March 2017

This not a chain. Tony is the Chef and runs the place with his wife Katie. The sandwiches are good. The pasta is cooked to perfection. Soups are always great.....good simple food. It is best for a lunch. Good food at good value. Lots of...More

2  Thank Lawrence C
Reviewed 2 February 2017

I have only had lunch here several times and been happy with each visit. Staff behind the counter is always friendly and helpful. The food is perfect. the selection is pretty much Italian or at lest Italian orients. Great submarines, hot and cold sandwiches, pasta,...More

Thank Alan S
Reviewed 4 November 2016

Good value, Avanti chicken entree was sauteed chicken breast with artichoke hearts, mushrooms, plenty of wine and very tender. Like this place!!

Thank Idahotraveler88
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1900 S Elmhurst Rd, Mount Prospect, IL 60056-5712
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Mount Prospect
  • Phone Number: +1 847-437-6640
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