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Rigo's Cafe

164 N Schuyler Ave, Kankakee, IL 60901-3829
+1 815-802-1200
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good24%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“sea bass” (8 reviews)
“crab cakes” (6 reviews)
“saganaki” (3 reviews)
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11:00 - 23:00 Hours
American, Italian, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
164 N Schuyler Ave, Kankakee, IL 60901-3829
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant in Kankakee, Illinois is a gem. It's a bit pricey but with the quality of the food, outstanding service, and the elegant atmosphere, you expect to pay a tad more. Our group goes there for lunch at Christmas. I take guests there when...More

Thank Linda P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Rigo always puts together a first class meal with first class service. OUTSTANDING food, presentation, quality, and service, as always. My only request would be a broader selection of wines. Of all the wines I'd want to buy by the bottle, Mark West is a...More

Thank Becky W
Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

Heard this place advertised on the radio. Happy we tried it out. We had good service and left full. The menu is a little different than my usual picks but was pleasantly surprised with how goid everything was when it came out. Will definitely be...More

Thank Tanya O
Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

7 of us went here for dinner for our birthdays the day before thanksgiving. I have lived in this area for almost 60 years and just found this place. The food was great we had the bauratta which was awesome. The Oscar Rockefeller was just...More

Thank Janice R
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

I️ visited last evening an enjoyed the atmosphere and the food. I️ chatted w Rigo who is the owner and chef. He was friendly and helpful. He suggested the portobello mushroom appetizer since I️ was having a Cabernet Sauvignon. It was very good. Blue cheese...More

Thank DrBrundage
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Liked the atmosphere here and the food was pretty good. Liked they had a room upstairs for groups. Tilapia was very good and lived their balsamic dressing.

Thank Amanda G
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

My husband and I stopped here Friday night just for drinks. The bar are is very inviting and the staff was very friendly. We checked out the menu and there were multiple items thAt sounded good. We came back Saturday night and the bar staff...More

Thank Susan L
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Eat healthy or not - you won't be disappointed. Or you can eat red meat - still ALL good. Great chef. Great presentation. Great service. Here for a 50th high school reunion!

Thank Joseph D
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Rigo's features upscale dining with a down to earth atmosphere. The pricing may be on the upper scale for Kankakee, IL, but the food quality more than makes up for it.

1  Thank kendalo2017
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

We met some family members from out of town here for lunch. They were very accommodating to seat 8 of us. My husband had the bacon cheeseburger and I ordered the chicken wrap. Both were very good! They have many other seafood and pasta options...More

Thank Alissa W
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Kate O
24 December 2017|
Response from Janice R | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure if they serve brunch. I believe they have a place for a large group.
Doris D
16 February 2017|
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Response from MYRONSSONBIGFOOT | Reviewed this property |
I do not know
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 164 N Schuyler Ave, Kankakee, IL 60901-3829
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Kankakee
  • Phone Number: +1 815-802-1200
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