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La Scarola

721 W Grand Ave, Chicago, IL 60654-5507
+1 312-243-1740
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (55 reviews)
“escarole” (10 reviews)
“veal chop” (13 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 PM - 11:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
721 W Grand Ave, Chicago, IL 60654-5507
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Chicago, Illinois
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Reviewed 26 July 2008

Excellent food and huge portions. Call a head for reservations.

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Reviewed 25 July 2008

Like this place but haven't been there in a while.

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 23 July 2008

excellent italian cuisine with surprise visit by tasty mexican ingredients.

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Reviewed 24 June 2008

Consistently good!

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Reviewed 24 May 2008

Delicious! Octopus appetizer was perfectly cooked.

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 21 April 2008

Great food, great service and definitely the epitome of an italian eatery. Their take-out prices online are a bit obnoxious however.

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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 2 April 2008

I am very picky when it comes to Italian food, but this place was delicious

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Reviewed 21 February 2008

Good stuff!

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Reviewed 16 February 2008

I've noticed that somehow a bunch of Chicago restaurants are listed as being in Calumet. Not sure how this happened but La Scarola is just west of the loop/river in River North area. It is a short cab ride from downtown and is less than...More

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Reviewed 7 February 2008

cute date place

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Madge44
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Response from Adesso100 | Reviewed this property |
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Response from laurynTravel | Reviewed this property |
Well. You can call and make them but good luck with that. We had reservations but when we arrived we're told they had no tables. We will never be back. Try Bella nott down the road. Ramone is awesome.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$21 - US$80
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 721 W Grand Ave, Chicago, IL 60654-5507
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > West Loop
  • Neighbourhood: West Loop
  • Phone Number: +1 312-243-1740
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