Spaghetti noodles, like marching batons, are designed to be twirled and can bring parades to a screeching halt when flung into a tuba. March to a marinara beat with this Groupon.
Choose from Three Options
$36 for an Italian dinner for two (up to a $71.96 total value), valid any day of the week
$36 for an Italian dinner for two (up to a $71.96 total value), valid Sunday–Thursday
$25 for an Italian lunch for two (up to a $53.96 total value), valid any day of the week
Each meal includes the following:
- One appetizer or salad (up to an $8.99 value)
- Two entrees or pasta dishes (up to a $12.99 value each for lunch; up to a $21.99 value each for dinner)
- Two glasses of wine (up to a $6 value each)
- One dessert (up to a $6.99 value)
Homemade Italian fare includes fried calamari, veal medallions with wild mushrooms, and shell pasta sautéed in a shallot-lemon cream sauce. See full menus here.
Francesca's on Chestnut
Francesca's family of restaurants taps into the flavorful cuisine of Northern Italian regions such as Tuscany, Umbria, and Rome, for a gastronomic style that has garnered plentiful press features from outlets such as ABC7's 190 North and the Chicago Food Blog. At Francesca's on Chestnut—the culinary collective's 20th Chicago-area location—chef Armando Suarez draws up a menu teeming with traditional pizzas, pastas, and grilled entrees, alongside Italian and Californian wines. Located inside the Seneca Hotel, the 150-seat eatery aims to evoke an intimate trattoria ambiance with an antique Brunswick bar and photos of rural Italy. A private dining room hosts up to 40 patrons, who can huddle around a roaring fireplace to warm up or roast chestnuts until they hatch.