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Cafe Borgia

10018 Calumet Ave, Munster, IN 46321-4055
+1 219-922-8889
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (13 reviews)
“scallops” (7 reviews)
“prosciutto” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
Italian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
10018 Calumet Ave, Munster, IN 46321-4055
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I have visited this restaurant w/ some friends who live locally and can't wait to bring my family back here. The choices are varied and everything is great w/ good sized portions. (makes very tasty leftovers the next day) We had delicious desserts too!.

Thank dave m
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food is ok. Kind of pricey. Everything is al a carte. It has a small room for a party. It would be a good place for a small bridal or baby shower.

Thank kmkrhia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had a party of 10 plus 2 babies for a pre-mother's day celebration. I called to inquire in regards to reservations and was told that they do not normally accept them. The hostess was very polite and directed me to their website to reserve...More

Thank matt d
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Visited based on reviews after a long work week. I was greeted at the door by a delightful gentleman who made me feel welcome. Sat at a table in the bar. I was then treated to possibly the most attentive customer service I have ever...More

Thank Kimberly G
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Fresh daily menu friendly and quick staff. All orders made fresh daily fresh bread with oil and chesse.

Thank Ed R
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

We visited Cafe Borgia after attending a memorial service, 8 of us all together. We were greeted immediately, seated soon after and ordered promptly. Borgia offers a robust menu of Italian favorites, pastas, meat and fish. Ample portions, excellent flavor. Nice selection of beers, wine...More

Thank THartman17
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Excellent food, start your meal with the scallops, shrimp or calamari, the stuffed eggplant or any of the pastas are amazing, it's a bit loud in the main dining area but the bar is a really nice place to grab a table and its a...More

Thank yogajane07
Reviewed 15 February 2017

We sat in the bar area. The waitress, Sharlene was great. We had stuffed mushrooms that were good but the calamari marinara is what I always have there and it's excellent.

Thank scharleend
Reviewed 22 January 2017

The food is fabulous and the staff is the best. Laid back casual but the food is a special treat. Italian.

Thank customer1114
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

From the owner to the wait staff, from the bread to the main course, this place will not disappoint one bit. Food is fresh and ingredients come from local farmers markets or grown on site. Great business meeting location or dinner out with friends. The...More

Thank rwnecco
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Private Dining, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10018 Calumet Ave, Munster, IN 46321-4055
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Munster
  • Phone Number: +1 219-922-8889
  • E-mail
Established in 1986, Cafe Borgia features the Italian specialties of Chef-owner Mike Jesso. A popular meeting place in Chicagoland, this northwest Indiana eatery is known for homemade menu offerings in an artistic atmosphere. With high praise for it's wine list from ZAGAT, Chef Jesso has had recipies featured in Gourmet and Bon Appetit magazines. The Chef's Garden enhances the dining experience.
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