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Caputo Cheese Market

231 E Wisconsin Ave, Lake Forest, IL 60045-1706
+1 847-482-0100
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good41%
  • Average0%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“brie” (2 reviews)
“crackers” (2 reviews)
“savarin” (2 reviews)
Closes in 24 min
07:00 - 19:00 Hours
231 E Wisconsin Ave, Lake Forest, IL 60045-1706
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This is really a deli that also serves coffee and sandwiches. Their curated selections of cheese, sausages and meats are worth the trip.

Thank Beemer01
Reviewed 1 week ago

Best cheese slections anywhere in area. Sandwiches are great though be prepared to wait if they are busy. Some question about where to cue to pay.

Thank Exploration608781
Reviewed 23 March 2018

Caputo’s offers an exceptionally large selection of European and American cheeses, especially the excellent Midwestern varieties that are hard to find outside that region. Prices are generally a bit lower than in gourmet shops. Cheese-compatible items such as sausages, pickles, and a limited selection of...More

Thank NikaJunie
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

I am so happy Capri is in lake forest! Great variety of cheeses and they let you taste test. The shop also had some Italian condiments, pastas and breads. The deli area has cold cuts , olives, etc. They do have a small coffee shop...More

Thank MerryMar2015
Reviewed 28 June 2017

As a matter of full disclosure, I'm not a Cheesehead. I love to snack on American cheese and occasionally eat crackers topped with Brie or Cheddar. But I pass on cheese carts that are camouflaged as dessert treys. And I don't spend much time sampling...More

Thank Taylor B
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Had an appointment in the area and stopped in. They have an incredible selection of cheeses, meats, pre-made salads and you can sit or carry out food. It is small but selection is huge and we got some fresh bread and salads and had a...More

Thank Livewire2014
Reviewed 4 January 2017

This is a small yet friendly place to stop for a quick lunch or to purchase from a very large variety of cheeses and deli items. When the weather cooperates it provides outside dining or a place to sit and enjoy a cup of coffee...More

Thank Mary L
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

Love this place! Easy in and easy out with a great selection of cheese, deli meat and a small selection of nice wine. Excellent customer service too!

Thank Nisha Y
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Travel from Cleveland to Chicago to see a concert a local told us about this Italian cheese market unbelievable selection of cheeses not only Italian but all kinds also great pricing the deli selection is great too and the staff was very friendly and helpful...More

Thank Francesco D
Reviewed 12 October 2016

I go out of my way to shop here for unique and high quality cheese. Friendly helpful staff make it fun to explore here for something you might not try otherwise.

Thank SunKlub
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 231 E Wisconsin Ave, Lake Forest, IL 60045-1706
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lake County  >  Lake Forest
  • Phone Number: +1 847-482-0100
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