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Cucina Bella

220 S Main St, Algonquin, IL 60102-2639
+1 847-458-2504
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (44 reviews)
“tiramisu” (12 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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220 S Main St, Algonquin, IL 60102-2639
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Reviewed 6 days ago

There are a lot of choices with the ability to pair noodles, sauces and add-ins of meat and vegetables to create your own personal dish. The salads are fresh and crisp and the calamari appetizer is good, too. The tables are a bit close together...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Christine H
Reviewed 6 days ago

I am Italian, and I visit Italy all the time and I must say that the food here is exceptional. Sometimes better than Italy in the meat category. My husband and I decided to try this through Groupon and it was pleasantly surprising! I love...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Accountonme
Reviewed 6 days ago

The food and menu options are delicious and numerous. Pasta, veal, pork, chicken, and sausage are exceptional with bounteous portions and piping hot when served. The salads are excellent, especially the one with chopped salami, peppers, and olives in iceberg lettuce. The house dressing is...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank rlmiller3k
Reviewed 6 November 2018

My family and I go here for special occasions because being here makes you feel special. the food is always incredible and the portions are huge! Rare for a place with such great food.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Jerry O
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Had a wonderful dinner last night at Cucina Bella. Excellent service. Their homemade red wine vinaigrette salad dressing, salads and marinara sauce are my favorites! The restaurant can get a little loud at peak hours hours so carry out or choose your table location wisely....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank lindakost
Reviewed 14 September 2018

Just finished up at Cucina Bella, Comfortable and very pleasant atmosphere. Brian our server was very attentive and knowledgeable. He suggested a fantastic Cabernet. The food was rich, cooked to perfection and served in abundance. We have enough leftovers for dinner tomorrow night. Tiramisu was...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank David P
Reviewed 6 September 2018

The Saltimbocca (veal) as a classic of Roma with a fond memory of the entrée. The Clams & Mussels in white sauce are delicate with a flavor prepared to perfection. Service is excellent with the personal touch of inquiry by the owner. Always ask if...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank William B
Reviewed 30 August 2018

Normally the food is excellent at this place but something was off this time. The marinara sauce wasn't up to pa like usual. But my biggest complaint is that the bar is very inconsistent--drinks are occasionally good but more often they are very weak and...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Sherry A
Reviewed 16 August 2018

Bella Cucina is a very vibrant restaurant in downtown Algonquin. It's is a very old building that has great charm with brick walls including one dividing the two original buildings. The noise is a little loud but we didn't mind as most are locals where...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank KelloggTraveler
Reviewed 26 July 2018

Friends have been wanting us to join them here for a long time, we finally made it happen and we were so glad we did. The restaurant is much larger inside than you would think from the outside although with the construction on Main street,...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Cathy H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
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16:00 - 21:00
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16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 220 S Main St, Algonquin, IL 60102-2639
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Algonquin
  • Phone Number: +1 847-458-2504
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Cucina Bella offers authentic Italian cuisine accompanied by a great selection of wine and spirits. A stylish, comfortable atmosphere and simple decor adorned by brick walls create a cozy feeling at Cucina Bella. Fresh ingredients serve up savory recipes, creating an unforgettable visit time and again. Combining creative dishes and a wide variety of flavors, Cucina Bella enhances a true Italian dining experience to be shared among family and friends.​
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