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Tufanos Vernon Park Tap

#479 of 7,838 Restaurants in Chicago}
€€ - €€€Italian
1073 W Vernon Park Pl, Ste 1, Chicago, IL 60607-3405
+1 312-733-3393
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“lemon chicken” (21 reviews)
“calamari” (18 reviews)
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1073 W Vernon Park Pl, Ste 1, Chicago, IL 60607-3405
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Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

Authentic Italian food. Excellent bartender. First time I had a Dirty Martini with an Anchovy stuffed Olive ... Tasty! Excellent food. We'll priced and professional staff. What more can you want. Thanks again to the bartender and his private stash of Olives!

Thank MadeInDubai
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Our friends have relatives and friends who visit restaurants all over the Chicago area, then recommend some to our friends, who recommend some to us. Sometimes, they like a place so much that they invite us to tag along. On this occasion, they even invited...More

Thank Taylor B
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Recommended by a friend. We were not disappointed. Service was solid even though we were there at prime time Saturday night. We had calamari, mozzarella and tomato, linguini and red, lobster ravolli. All were top shelf. Great atmosphere on the patio. We will be back.

Thank Dean C
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Born and raised with home made Italian food. Lots of red sauce, pastas, lemon chicken, and garbage salad!!!!! Been coming here for 35 years ! A small, quaint, neighborhood eatery ! Never had a bad meal. Wish there was one in Florida. I'm moving there...More

Thank Jay M
Reviewed 26 July 2017

An acquaintance from Denver said we must seek this place out and eat here, so we did. As advertised, the herby roasted chicken and potatoes (the house specialty) does not disappoint, but I would have to describe the rest of the selections on the menu...More

Thank Rence S
Reviewed 21 June 2017

We lived for years in Little Italy, and Tufano's was our go-to spot. It's still our go-to spot, though we can no longer walk the three blocks from home to the restaurant. Now it's a five minute drive. Food is consistently good; service is friendly...More

Thank Sandra A
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

It's an old house from the 1930's & family owned. We have been several times the menu is on a chalk board & has a full bar. Casual dress is fine,a lot of locals like to eat here. Fresh made pastas old family recipes we...More

Thank Tracy e
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

This is an old world Italian restaurant. We were there on a Saturday. Although the staff was pleasant, the service was horrible. The waitress hardly attended to us and even suggested we hurry with our order because it's so busy. We sat outside bc it...More

Thank MaryAnne V
Reviewed 22 May 2017

I visited Tufanos for the fifth time this past week...every time on my last five visits to Chicago. It is nothing fancy, but the food is the best. I especially like the Tufanos salad and Tufanos chicken. I look forward to visiting as soon as...More

Thank Wayne P
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

Honestly everything is a daily special here. Chalkboard menu loaded with old favorites and something new. Great service for those in a hurry to catch a game. A regular stop when going to see the Blackhawks. Cash only so be prepared. Otherwise do not miss...More

Thank Jeff P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Parking Available, Television, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
15:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1073 W Vernon Park Pl, Ste 1, Chicago, IL 60607-3405
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > University Village / Little Italy
  • Neighbourhood: University Village / Little Italy
  • Phone Number: +1 312-733-3393
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