The Rosebud

The Rosebud

"Little Italy legend serves up hearty Italian specialties in a cozy, comfortable setting."

1500 W Taylor St, Chicago, IL
(312) 942-1117 serving: West Side, University Village / Little Italy
open:Mon-Thu 11am-10:30pm Fri 11am-11:30pm Sat 12pm-11:30pm Sun 3pm-10pm

Sidewalk Score: 8 out of 10
Location, Location, Location:


Restaurants, $$$, Celeb Hangout, Family Style Dining, Group Dining, Italian, Local Favorite, Outdoor Dining, Private Rooms, Romantic Dining, Special Occasion Dining, Steakhouse, American Express Accepted, Debit Card Accepted, Diners Club Accepted, Discover Accepted, Mastercard Accepted, Visa Accepted,

The Low Down


Where to Sit: Request one of the few choice tables with a draped view of Taylor Street.

Rants, Raves & Reviews

Fettuccine Alfrado: Best Pasta in Chicago
By mrfoodg at Menuism

The Rosebud Cafe on Taylor Street has the Best Fettuccine Alfrado in Chicago. A creamy pasta dish that... Read More

Best Authentic Italian Food in Chicago
By socialwebs at Menuism

The Steamed Mussels in a Spicy Tomato Broth are an amazing way to start any meal. My square noodles and... Read More

Very Good
By Matthew B at Insider Pages

A Chicago Italian classic. Rosebuds is on my favorites list for Italian restaurants. They have catered towards the types of Italian dishes I like. ... Read More

delicious food
By Jeannie D at Insider Pages

What a wonderful dining experience. From the time we stepped foot inside the restaurant until we were ready to leave, we were treated like long lo... Read More

By Vincenza at GrubHub

The rapini was delicious, the Italian sausage was so dry we threw it out. The veal milanese was a disappointment, dry and rather tasteless. the It...