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Bonta Italian Market and Cafe

430 Milwaukee Ave, Lincolnshire, IL 60069-3015
+1 847-383-6233
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good29%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lasagna” (8 reviews)
“biscotti” (2 reviews)
“sandwich” (4 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 20:00 Hours
Italian, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
430 Milwaukee Ave, Lincolnshire, IL 60069-3015
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited recently with a large group of 12 and while it has a small kitchen, everyone's arrived within minutes of others. Their wood fire pizza oven cranks out pizzas and calzones in minutes. The bolganese was excellent as was the tuna. The lasagna was...More

Thank Jim N
Reviewed 4 September 2018

My husband and I stayed in Homewood Suites in Lincolnshire and were looking for a nice restaurant to take our son and daughter - in - law. The hotel suggested this restaurant, and they could not have been more spot on. We LOVED the owners...More

Thank mouzer22
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Stopped by this place for lunch on a whim. Had an omelette and a caprese salad. They were both delicious. I really like this place. Will be back.

Thank johnnyfouraces
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

We made a stop here in the way to the theatre. I didn’t expect much, I thought it would be a typical deli. I was surprised at dinner menu and my husband and I ordered pasta dishes. Divine...

Thank Heather S
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

I would not normally expect much from a strip mall, but this place is great. Pizza like grandma used to make, along with all of the other traditional Italian foods. The owners - Antonella and Nunzio - are Italian, so know how to make it...More

Thank PEJulius
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

2 words: Absolutely fantastic. Amazing, authentic, wood fire oven pizza and calzone. We were in the neighborhood and wanted a quick bite so we came here since it had great reviews. We were not disappointed. Doesn't have much of a look outside or inside if...More

Thank Olgamj12
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Tasty Italian home made food. Pizzas, cooked food, pastries also serve wine and beer. Casual, no waiters service, order at the counter and they bring the food to the table.

Thank Vered K
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

My husband, daughter and myself each got calzones. It was good but nothing special. I like a little marinara to dip mine in but this have the sauce baked in. Very friendly staff!

Thank jensig73
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

A very comfortable eatery but lot of Italian food choices. Reasonable prices and friendly staff. Made fresh or pre packaged items available to take home and bake

Thank Mdixit2015
Reviewed 18 October 2017

Small Italian place, family owned. Great food. They make an awesome pizza. Their homemade cookies are excellent. Great place for lunch.

Thank braznie
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Linda B
19 July 2016|
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Response from strezzies | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I'm not on this much and you've probably already come and gone. Their last name is not Bonta, it is Botiglierri.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 430 Milwaukee Ave, Lincolnshire, IL 60069-3015
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lake County  >  Lincolnshire
  • Phone Number: +1 847-383-6233
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