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Cellar Door

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Wine Bar, American, International
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5150 Main St, # A, Downers Grove, IL 60515-5072
+1 630-241-2030
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Lemont, Illinois
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Love this place!!! Very casual, wonderful wine selection, cheese flights and some other light eats. Huge wall of wine to chose from. Decent prices with just a 10.00 corking fee. Summers have outdoor seating available. We usually go about once every couple of months.

Thank Sue D
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31 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Good food, great wine selection, relaxed atmosphere. I've been here many times and have never had a bad experience.

Thank Texasboun
West Chicago, Illinois
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923 reviews
496 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 309 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

We were attending an art fair in Downers Grove and stopped here for a bite of lunch. The inside looked a bit gloomy (at had been drizzling outside) so we decided to stay outside on the patio since looked like the skies were clearing. I had the green apple and pear salad with gorgonzola and walnuts which I liked very... More 

Thank sue o
Aurora, Illinois
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

I enjoyed my lunch at this cozy nook of a wine bar/eatery. It looked kind of like a cellar in that it was dark/shaded...not a lot of windows. The right wall was filled with a variety of wines, each one with a detailed description of how that wine tasted. I had a glass of a tempranillo wine which was rich... More 

Thank travelcooky
Lisle, Illinois
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37 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2016

It's on a main street, but still nice to sit outside when the weather permits. Good choice of wines. Food is ok, but I wouldn't say great. Unwind here on a Friday night. Parking is tight on the street but there is a large parking garage close by.

Thank DavidD841
Carthage, Illinois, United States
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51 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016

If you expect to enjoy a glass of wine and a "Flight" of cheese, while watching the world go by (weather permitting) get there -- well, actually, an empty table is a challenge any time of day. The space is small and the patronage is large but they offer a limitless variety of wines by the glass, or bottle. And,... More 

Thank EmmettK318
Downers Grove, Illinois
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24 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016

Awesome little wine bar with a beautiful outdoor patio... really nice place to relax and enjoy a glass of wine in the shade on a hot summer afternoon. They have excellent beers available too, if that's what you're int he mode for and some modest menu items if you're hungry (I've heard they've recently upgraded the menu). They could do... More 

Thank Jack C
Chicago, Illinois
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87 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2015

Great area spot for a glass of wine and to spend some time with friends or that special someone. Huge wine selection and you can order up some appetizers. Always a popular spot especially on a weekend and when the weather is nice.

Thank MrBaldGuy
Woodridge, Illinois, United States
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41 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2015

Small local eatery with a great name. It is not in a cellar but the variety of wines make you think your are in one. They also have a large selection of beers. The restaurant makes you feel cozy but yet not crowded. There are about 10 small tables that will seat four each and a couple for only two.... More 

Thank Carol D
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5 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2015

Nice to sit outside. Drinks are nothing special, beer selection is poor. Food: pay more get less....

Thank Dimitar M

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Restaurant Details

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    4 of 5 bubbles
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    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Wine Bar, American, International
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5150 Main St, # A, Downers Grove, IL 60515-5072
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  DuPage County  >  Downers Grove
  • Phone Number: +1 630-241-2030

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?