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) #61 of 89 Restaurants in Northbrook ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Italian, Pizza, American
1911 Cherry Ln, Northbrook, IL 60062-3636
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible12%
2 weeks ago
“Remember 'Russell's Barbeque,' Chicken in the Rough,' and 'Father and Son Pizza'?”
5 Feb 2017
“Keep coming back”
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Italian, Pizza, American
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
1911 Cherry Ln, Northbrook, IL 60062-3636
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When I was a kid growing up in Chicago, eating out with my family was often at one of those three iconic restaurants. Father and Son has been transplanted to Northbrook and re-branded "Marcello's," but it is still a great family-style restaurant. We usually come...More

Thank illinois travelere
Reviewed 19 June 2017

The best thing I can say about my visit here was that the busboy had a great attitude. The waitress also worked hard but she had too tables. The food was lousy and uninspired. In fact I got sick afterwards. I felt there was a...More

Thank africanman_840
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Visiting the Chicago area to see my Aunt, I took her here for dinner, and sat outside. Service was outstanding! They really made sure we were taken care of and satisfied. Menu was varied and my Aunt and I easily found something we wanted. I...More

Thank TennNole
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Really bad management. They make promises and then do not keep them. I am not going there again ever

1  Thank mse_chi
Reviewed 5 February 2017

One of the restaurants I go to regularly in Northbrook. The food is always quite good. Personal favorites are the Thai chicken flatbread and skirt steak sandwich served on garlic bread with grilled onions. YUM! Service has always been friendly and relatively attentive. They also...More

Thank Brett J
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Marcello's is a great little restaurant in downtown Northbrook. The food is good and the service is excellent. A great place to go for lunch or dinner.

Thank easyflier
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Extensive menu though known for their pizza. We wanted Lou Malnatis but didn't realize it was take out only. Marcellos was right around the corner and had decent reviews. Don't let the strip center exterior deter you. Inside the place is modern and chic. One...More

Thank JBombs18
Reviewed 13 October 2016

"Everybody eat!" That's exactly what we did at a birthday celebration at Marcello's. From the amazing appetizers to the family-sized platters to the dessert buffet, all the food was molto delizioso. Service was impeccable. A perfect evening with family and friends.

Thank JaneDeLo
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Came mid afternoon for dinner with family. No noise as another review mentioned. Attentive staff but not overbearing. Orders of Italian Beef, Tuna Melt and Broasted Chicken. We'll be back.

Thank virgil1023
Reviewed 23 July 2016

Went there 730 on a Saturday night. It was so loud had to keep asking my friend "what?". Ordered the meat ravioli with meat sauce. I've tasted fresher pasta. They put so much sauce on I couldn't find the ravioli. The sauce was too greasy....More

Thank Mary W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:30
16:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1911 Cherry Ln, Northbrook, IL 60062-3636
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Northbrook
  • Phone Number: 847-498-1500
One of three in this family-run local chain. Consistently excellent food with a casual, welcoming environment, low key - go for a bit or a big meal.
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