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Cucina Paradiso

814 North Blvd, We are one streets south of lake street., Oak Park, IL 60301-1302
+1 708-848-3434
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good45%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (16 reviews)
“bread pudding” (3 reviews)
“farfalle” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Fusion, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
814 North Blvd, We are one streets south of lake street., Oak Park, IL 60301-1302
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I went to Cucina Paradiso at about 6:00 PM on a Friday night. We could have sat outside beside the elevated train tracks, but it was a little warm. We had no reservation but were seated immediately at a two-top which was...More

Thank Rheinhold F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were celebrating my husbands birthday with friends. The food was delicious and the service attentive. And we were not rushed. Enjoyable evening. I would definitely go back.

Thank Jo-Ellyn D
Reviewed 9 July 2018

The range of appetizers is awesome and inventive. Love eating outside, even if curbside to a side street.

Thank Victoria G
Reviewed 2 July 2018

Wonderful dinner with a terrific waiter, Alvin. Among the best food we've had in recent memory--the Atlantic salmon and the beef tenderloin medallions melted in one's mouth. The beet salad was so flavorful. The roasted Brussel sprouts were to die for. And the complimentary (our...More

Thank dot52015
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

The food was okay, but service was very slow and we were seated next to a large and boisterous family. We won't return for a dinner for two. The gluten free options are also very limited.

Thank Katherine P
Reviewed 4 June 2018

Good Italian restaurant. Can recommend Calamari Abruzzi (so good we had to return to taste again), pizza ok. Good ambience (maybe a little quiet early evening), very good service and half price wine bottles on Monday night (worth a visit even without the cheap wine).

Thank David P
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

Very nice, food was very good. A busy Thursday eve., and our server was the right amount of attentive. We had Salmon and the beef, nice presentation. 4 plus stars!

Thank Eric R
Reviewed 7 December 2017

Very friendly environment, was greeted as I walked in and was taken care of very well. Food is delicious and tasty. Prices are nice for what you get.

Thank Arselia A
Reviewed 31 October 2017

Dropped in recently to Cucina Paradiso, which is one of our favorite local restaurants, especially for a midweek dinner. I started with the Fig & Arugula salad, which I believe is new to the menu (or seasonal). It was terrific & dressed perfectly with a...More

Thank MBA60302
Reviewed 28 September 2017

My husband and I went to Cucina Paradiso on a Monday night to celebrate my birthday. We've always had a great experience there and that night was no different. We split the rustic salad and we ordered the specials (cod with roasted tomatoes, sauteed spinach...More

Thank savvytraveler061
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 814 North Blvd, We are one streets south of lake street., Oak Park, IL 60301-1302
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Oak Park
  • Phone Number: +1 708-848-3434
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Cucina Paradiso is a regional Italian restaurant, meaning that we create weekly menu changes from the Northern part of Italy all the way down to the Southern part. All in a modern, contemporary dining room along with a professional staff.
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