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La Sorella di Francesca

18 W Jefferson Ave, Naperville, IL 60540-5309
+1 630-961-2706
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (35 reviews)
“caprese” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
18 W Jefferson Ave, Naperville, IL 60540-5309
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Real gem. Fabulous atmosphere in a great setting. Really buzzing. Nice service, pitched just right. Impressive menu and authentic Italian tastes coming through in the fantastic food. Great wine list too. Enjoyed the evening. Highly recommended. Deffo going back.

Thank Glenn B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Capacity is limited -about 60- on primary street level floor so reservations recommended. Second floor requires navigation of 20+ steps and has a more closed atmosphere and is not as bustling/loud. Restaurant in heart of downtown Naperville offering diners opportunities to stroll before or after...More

Thank JohnDiane78
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went here on a Friday night with a party of 16. We had the second floor area all to ourselves and had an incredible dining experience. We had a choice of three entrees which I picked the steak. Let me tell you that was...More

Thank FightOnJeff
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

A fair food for a French restaurant. Good services. Nothing fantastic cuisine. A good second choice.

Thank danil0dias03
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Went here for a late afternoon dinner. The staff was very attentive as we waited for our husbands to join us. Served delicious bread with olive oil and cheese. Had chicken limon, pork chop special, a pasta and minestrone, and a pizza. Everyone enjoyed their...More

Thank Garden-golfer
Reviewed 10 August 2017

I lived in Naperville for over 40 years and only went to La Sorella twice. The main reason was the noise level. The building was an old bank, I believe, and there is no carpeting to deaden the noise. I've been there for lunch and...More

Thank Palmview
Reviewed 7 August 2017

I was born raised in the greater Chicago area. I have moved, but still enjoy some of my go to restaurants. Francesca's & La Sorella di Francesca are always on the top of my list. Had dinner with family and friends. The menu is always...More

Thank E.J. F
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

We had dinner for 2.the restaurant is nice and some kind of cozy. We enjoyed salads as appetizers. My salad was a bit too sour. Caesar salad has been OK. As the main course we tried the pasta with chicken Diavolo .spicy with olives and...More

Thank Thomasito123
Reviewed 23 July 2017

My husband and I just had another great dinner at La Sorella. This place is so consistently excellent! We always ask for Liz Elkin for our server. We ask her for recommendations if there is a new dish on the menu and she always gives...More

1  Thank mainelover99
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Like it's sister restaurants. The Mia Francesca's in the city, the food is constantly good. Always fresh always tasty. Portions are good. Pastas were all tasty, Meatballs, Shrimp, sausage a peppers very good. Best Italian around Naperville

Thank CarreraPorsche
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Wanda W
3 December 2016|
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Response from Karen M | Reviewed this property |
Yes !
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24 October 2016|
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Response from rickgreenberg100 | Reviewed this property |
I don't believe they do. I would call and ask. Most better restaurants have GF options available.
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15 August 2016|
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It was mystery meat. You don't want to know.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 W Jefferson Ave, Naperville, IL 60540-5309
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Naperville
  • Phone Number: +1 630-961-2706
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