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Bonta Italian Market and Cafe

430 Milwaukee Ave, Lincolnshire, IL 60069-3015
+1 847-383-6233
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good28%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Italian, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
430 Milwaukee Ave, Lincolnshire, IL 60069-3015
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Reviewed 21 November 2018 via mobile

From the start Bonta looked like a great place to try. There was lots of positive reviews so we decided to try it out. It wasn’t very noticeable, if you driving and saw it you probably wouldn’t pay it much attention. Inside we found a...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 55delaneyw
Reviewed 23 October 2018

Been here many times and I am always pleased with the food and service. Their cookies are too die for!! Go check it out!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Marie C
Reviewed 2 October 2018

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

Date of visit: September 2018
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

Date of visit: August 2018
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.

Date of visit: August 2018
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...

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank heathersX114LD
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

Date of visit: July 2018
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

Date of visit: April 2018
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.

Date of visit: May 2018
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!

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank jensig73
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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, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Parking Available
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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