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Barnelli's Pasta Bowl

221 E Townline Rd, Vernon Hills, IL 60061-1565
+1 847-367-1856
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (11 reviews)
“great food” (2 reviews)
Open Now
10:30 - 22:30All hours
American, Italian, Fast food
221 E Townline Rd, Vernon Hills, IL 60061-1565
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1 - 10 of 28 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

Best Italian Beef in town. They have two sizes and I always get the large. The Beef is very tasty and moist. I always add sweet peppers. The sandwich makes for a great meal.Wine is very reasonable.You order and then pick it up.

Thank Stan K
Reviewed 25 December 2017

Great food and nice place to eat with a lot of seating . The staff is awesome. Good options on pasta.

Thank 2slick4uu123
Reviewed 18 October 2017

For a fast food restaurant the food is very good. Love the baked mostaccioli Service is also good. Have seen a little drop off in food selection and preperation since corporate take over. Nothing can beat a company that has a personal owner.

Thank Livewire2014
Reviewed 19 September 2017

I had the Peasant pasta, very good. Hubby had meatball sandwich, also very good. There was plenty pasta to take home.

Thank Kathleen123000
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Excellent restaurant located across from our hotel. When you enter, you decide which section order from, the BARNELLIS side or The Portillos side. I chose Barnellis for the chicken parm under $10. The food was delicious, staff friendly, lots of seating, decor fun! We will...More

Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

All the salads are good especially for a fast food restaurant. They have dropped a few of the better ones since corporate takeover.

Thank Dennis M
Reviewed 3 August 2016

This is inside Portillo's and has delicious pasta. If you are going with a group, this is perfect. You can pick whichever side you want! The service is super quick, even though there's always a crowd, and the food is great!

Thank Smorboll
Reviewed 9 March 2016

We typically visit Portillo's & eat inside. This time we were taking a meal to new parents & decided to pick-up food at the drive-thru from Barnelli's. We ordered ribs & pasta, a chopped salad & shakes. Our order took longer than most & once...More

Thank BradnCheryl
Reviewed 27 September 2015

Visited for dinner with a high school sports team. PERFECT! Good food, relatively fast, more than enough food. The kids loved it and we were in and out in 40 minutes. Enough time to zip down to Par-King Golf and have a fun round of...More

Thank CindyLouMN
Reviewed 17 August 2015

This was the first time I tried the BBQ Ribs, and was not disappointed. Ordered the dinner with baked potato which was done perfectly and the salad. I also like their Chicken sandwiches. Nice touch that they wrap the ribs in foil, so I could...More

Thank Jeanne B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Open Hours
10:30 - 21:30
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 221 E Townline Rd, Vernon Hills, IL 60061-1565
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lake County  >  Vernon Hills
  • Phone Number: +1 847-367-1856
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