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Saranellos

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601 N Milwaukee Ave, Wheeling, IL 60090-3023 (Milwaukee and Lake Cook)
+1 847-777-6878
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07:00 - 01:00
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Sun 07:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 06:30 - 00:00
Fri 06:30 - 01:00
Sat 07:00 - 01:00
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our first time at Saranellos for brunch, delicious!!! Staff amazing and very helpful, but I have to say I was surprised they wore jeans. We always go out for Easter Brunch our range is $40-$50 per person.. Saranellos was I believe $40 and our favorite we will be back for Easter and we just said let's go for another Brunch... More 

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Thank TT627
Deerfield, Illinois
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54 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Service was negligent. What happened to after your food is served returning to ask if it's okay? Second time I've eaten here. Same waitstaff. Same poor service. Saw others get their salad, main course, desert & coffee while we waited for our main course. Finally asked the manager for the check. Asked if there was something to send home, "to... More 

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Thank vacationtime27
Annandale, New Jersey, United States
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47 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food at Saranello's was beyond phenomenal. It was authentic Italian like your Nonna made when you were a kid. We had the gnocchi, lasagna, and chicken piccata. The prices were very reasonable and the service was great, too. Three of us ate and each had wine for $100. Go and enjoy!

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Thank olawsal789
Downers Grove, Illinois
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Saranello's accommodated a group of dancers that were attending a competition last weekend, and all of their moms, they made us feel like VIP's! The food is out of this world good, Matt made sure our girls were happy and had exactly what they ordered (we ordered for them prior to them sitting down), and I can see why the... More 

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Thank kquirin
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well. It was the dinner that never ended. Had reservations at 6:30 and didn't leave until 9:30. Not because we wanted to stay that long but because we couldn't get anyone to clear our dishes, give us drink orders, take our order. It was ridiculous and I even had to ask 3 waiters for silverware and then one of my... More 

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Thank lpguini
Buffalo Grove, Illinois
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79 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I tried Saranello's for the first time this past week and were impressed with the food there. The restaurant is really designed for pairs of eaters, but the prices and portion size. The excellent Chicken Parmesan that I ordered could have easily been split between two people and that made the price a little easier to stomach.... More 

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Thank ViktorTrue
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We waited over an hour when they told us 45 min. They forgot our salads told us they would bring them during dinner instead. They never came. Food was so over cooked. Pasta was mush and the chicken was so salty it was hard to eat. This is the first time I have written a review. I am not one... More 

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Thank Justine S
Chicago, Illinois
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122 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've eaten about 4 times at Saranello's, including last week with my wife. Great pasta and veal dishes. I had chicken vesuvio. No the greatest chicken vesuvio, but huge portion and had to take half home.

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Thank Roger H
Barrington, Illinois
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752 reviews
358 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 267 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This spot does live up to the standard LEY quality of decor and service (although the waiter didn't know what a Negroni was). The food is another matter. This is kind of an upscale Olive Garden. By that I mean, it's Italian but only by an American definition. The menu is ok with all the standard fare but something is... More 

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Thank JohntheLast
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

The bar brought out the wrong food. Corrected it, then kept both on my bill. I caught it and they corrected it. The next day I came I for the Express Lunch about 40 minutes before my meeting. I got my cup of soup in 10 minutes, but my salad never came. I never saw my waitress again. I should... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$50 - US$50
Cuisine
Italian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 21:00
Monday
06:30 - 00:00
Tuesday
06:30 - 00:00
Wednesday
06:30 - 00:00
Thursday
06:30 - 00:00
Friday
06:30 - 01:00
Saturday
07:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 601 N Milwaukee Ave, Wheeling, IL 60090-3023
    (Milwaukee and Lake Cook)
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Wheeling
  • Phone Number: +1 847-777-6878

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?