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Ristorante Bottaio

) #8 of 69 Restaurants in Libertyville €€ - €€€ Italian
946 N Milwaukee Ave, Libertyville, IL 60048-1993
+1 847-573-1800
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (18 reviews)
“salmone” (3 reviews)
“veal chop” (3 reviews)
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946 N Milwaukee Ave, Libertyville, IL 60048-1993
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Reviewed yesterday

Let me begin by saying I'm first generation Italian and know good Italian food when I eat it. Good Italian food is not Olive Garden. This restaurant is not cheap, however the food is quite good. Went with my family to celebrate a special occasion...More

Thank Rosie7070
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We like everything about this place. The service is great and management is always on the floor making sure everyone is taken care of. The salads and soups are fresh and flavorful. I usually get the veal parmigiano because it is the best I have...More

Thank Bill H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were here on a Navy Boot Camp Graduation Trip. This was the dinner we had the night our graduate had liberty. It was well worth it! The atmosphere was great, the staff was friendly, and the food was to die for! Their walnut sauce...More

Thank Shiloh B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Kyle was our ambassador to service that exceeded expectations. He was very attentive without hovering, and anticipated our every need. The Caprese Salad was among the best we have had with fresh ingredients and a gentle tang. Add the Risotto Shrimp Scampi 🍤 with a...More

Thank Martin R
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Been going to this restaurant for many years. It is a great place to meet friends. We celebrated a friend's Birthday. Exceptional customer service. Wait staff is always very friendly. The food is always good. Love the bow tie pasta and salmon with vodka sauce.

Thank Debby M
Reviewed 10 April 2017

You wouldn't guess it - but this is the best pizza place in Libertyville! Grab a take out pie - it is old world pizza. Love it. If you want to dine in, it is a lovely family feel (and family run) restaurant that won't...More

Thank PXG
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Out for an evening with the office here. Company paid for and chose the event. Caesar salad was very unappetizing. Chicken parmigiana was very average. Appetizers were good and not good. Bruschetta was good/meat, cheese and veggie dish was not good. Uncooked mushroom and cucumber....More

Thank Jakerz84
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Took a friend for his birthday to my favorite Italian restaurant Bottaio. From the greeting when you come in to the service on table clothed tabels it is superb. the food for lunch was outstanding. He had the fish special and I had the chicken...More

Thank Stan K
Reviewed 6 March 2017

I really like this restaurant. The food and service are consistently good, and the menu offers a lot of variety, including salads, pasta, sandwiches, and heavier entrees. The atmosphere is nice, but not pretentious.

Thank dddeane
Reviewed 27 February 2017

In my opinion, Bottaio has the best lunches in Libertyville, if not all of Lake County. You can't go wrong with any of the three specials that they have everyday.

Thank Great_Lakes_Gary
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 946 N Milwaukee Ave, Libertyville, IL 60048-1993
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lake County  >  Libertyville
  • Phone Number: +1 847-573-1800
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