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Mambo Italiano

748 S Butterfield Rd, Mundelein, IL 60060-9458
+1 847-281-9100
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lasagna” (7 reviews)
“scallops” (4 reviews)
Closes in 20 min
All hours
Italian, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
748 S Butterfield Rd, Mundelein, IL 60060-9458
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Reviews (112)
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1 - 10 of 111 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

The restaurant was recently redone. Exterior and Interior. food stayed the same from meatballs, to chicken or veal parm.Something for everyone.Service is very good. Food comes out hot as ordered. A favorite italian restaurant in Mundelein.

Thank Stan K
Reviewed 1 week ago

My work team of 10 had lunch here on a Wednesday at noon. This was the first time any of us has visited since a lot of renovation was done, and the changes are really nice. The dining areas are very bright (huge chandeliers!) and...More

Thank 41christined
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This review based solely on the quality of the food. Ordered lasagna and it was a tad dry and definitely salty. Because of that, I only ate half. Went with a large group of friends, several who ordered the fish of the day. Those that...More

Thank Rosie7070
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a great choice for lunch or dinner. The owner Sal is great! He's always so personable and makes accommodations for his guests. The food is fresh and original. There are a number of choices for lunch or dinner and there are always great...More

Thank flowergirl3785
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Dinner entrees were very good. Considering the restaurant was full with people waiting for open tables, the service was very good. We have been at this restaurant before; much better this time and we plan to return. Servers should give pricing when verbalizing the specials...More

Thank Nat G
Reviewed 21 May 2017

If you want great food, atmosphere and service without the ridiculous price, try Mambo's! Absolutely great Italian food. The space has been remodeled and enlarged so that the atmosphere now matches the menu. An owner is almost always there. Homemade pastas. Great specials, scallops, fish...More

Thank MundeleinChickie
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

We have eaten here several times now. Our favorite waiter is Mark. He is friendly, knowledgeable and prompt. Cannot say enough good things about the food. I LOVE the lasagna. Today my husband had the salmon and green beans. He said they were fantastic. We...More

Thank Laura S
Reviewed 1 May 2017

After a bad experience a couple weeks ago, I posted a review describing our experience. Management called us pretty quickly to apologize and sent us a gift card to encourage us to try again. We went back last night (Saturday) and had a wonderful dinner....More

1  Thank DJS_ArlHts
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

Been going to this for over 6 years .Always fresh just redecorated also. Sol and Briana are great owners always hands on and very freindly also Jeff is awesome host. Fish is always on daily specials pasta dishes and chicken veal are to die for....More

Thank Steve G
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

We had heard about Mambo Italiano from a number of people and made the decision to go there for lunch. I had the Caesar Salad with Chicken. The greens were crisp and fresh, the chicken was cooked and seasoned well, the dressing had a good...More

Thank CubFan1948
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Victoria I
Do you offer glutien free options.
4 May 2017|
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Response from crownct938 | Reviewed this property |
I really don't know but you could call ahead and ask
Barb P
Going this Saturday evening. Do they have any TV's in their bar to watch the World Series?
27 October 2016|
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Response from Catherine C | Reviewed this property |
they do have a big TV behind the bar.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20 - US$ 100
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 748 S Butterfield Rd, Mundelein, IL 60060-9458
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lake County  >  Mundelein
  • Phone Number: +1 847-281-9100
  • E-mail
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