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Nestled in the heart of Chicago's Old Irving Park, La Villa has been a cherished local favorite since 1972. Under the masterful guidance of owner Salvatore Canale, we have proudly offered an exquisite blend of traditional Italian and American cuisine.

Indulge in our famous pizza or explore our wide variety of dinner options, crafted with the freshest ingredients and a passion for perfection.


Our dining room exudes old-school charm, complemented by a friendly staff dedicated to making your visit unforgettable. Whether you're dining in or enjoying our convenient delivery service, La Villa promises a delightful culinary experience that has kept customers coming back for generations.

La Villa Restaurant 

Let Us Host Your Events In Our Banquets!

Girls at First Communion

 Religious Sacrament 

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Wedding Cake




 Enjoy lunch in our wonderful La Strada. Open Tuesday through Friday with lunch specials daily. 

Open Tuesday - Friday



Birthdays, Showers, Weddings, Family Reunions, we will make it an event to remember!


Having a party in your home, office or community center? Save yourself the hassles of having to cook all that food for your guests! 

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La Villa's Founder
La Villa's Founder
La Villa's 50th Anniversary Badget

50th Anniversary Podcast Special

It was truly an honor to host radio personality and host of the Life 2.0 Podcast, John St. Augustine at La Villa Restaurants. John dedicated an episode of his podcast to celebrating our 50th Anniversary in business. The episode is composed of special guests as they talk about their fondest memories of our founder, Salvatore Canale, Christina & Sam, and the La Villa family. 

We hope you enjoy the podcast. 

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Best go-to, old-school, northwest-side Italian restaurant you need to know about

Proudly mentioned in Chicago Eater!

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