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The Pasta Bowl

2434 N Clark St, Chicago, IL 60614-2718
+1 773-525-2695
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“pasta bowl” (27 reviews)
“pollo” (6 reviews)
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Italian, Gluten Free Options
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2434 N Clark St, Chicago, IL 60614-2718
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I came up to visit my in laws. We went into the city for the lights and dinner. Great great place. Super friendly service. We got 3 different meals and every one of them was fantastic. The special that I got was perfect. The chicken...More

Thank 1shermansway
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well, our group of 8 decided to visit Zoo Lights at Lincoln Park Zoo on opening night. The area was swamped and restaurants full with 3 hour waits at 5pm. We found Pasta Bowl online with its deserved excellent reviews. We all wanted just to...More

Thank WinfieldRDH
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

Went to pasta bowl on a sunday night with family. Everyone really enjoyed their meals. Place was very busy but they were able to get us seated right away. Seemed to get lot of take out business. Seating inside was tight but food was great...More

Thank Sterling H
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

Grandma & I (Grandpa) took our 4 year-old grandson here for dinner. Our grandson had the kids Mac and Cheese. It was more than enough for him and Grandma and I also had a few bites. The Mac and Cheese was very good and Cheesy....More

Thank John G
Reviewed 27 August 2017

Great food ! 2 visit in 2 years . Friendly staff small place with affordable food prices . Feels nice to be paying for the food and not the expense of a high class restaurant.

Thank nelsonmclean
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

We went in as a group of 12 on a Friday afternoon and were seated quickly. We each tried different dishes and the consensus was that with the great service and spectacular meal, that given the opportunity we'd be back. I had the gnocchi which...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

I can tell this is a local favorite. The food was plentiful, nice, big serving sizes. And the prices were very reasonable. I would recommend for a quick lunch or easy dinner. Good atmosphere for two people (like us), families with kids or small groups....More

Thank Janell K
Reviewed 15 July 2017

My friends and I stopped here several times while staying at the nearby hostel. The bruschetta and ravioli apps were flavorful and filling. I also had the spinach salad--everything was fresh and delicious. The staff was attentive and courteous, and the prices were reasonable too.

Thank Jessica N
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Really good choice of craft beer and excellent food. Nate who served us was brilliant! Would highly recommend the spaghetti meatball dish

Thank Evan C
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

We walked in off the street with 14 soccer players and 3 adults...Robert waited on us and did an amazing job, as did the cooks. Rob was the only server, and not only did he handle us, as well as other tables, our seperate tix,...More

Thank Gabrielle Q
Lincoln Park
Head to the North Side of Chicago for a stroll through
one of the city’s greenest neighborhoods. Lincoln Park
boasts over 1200 acres of green space complete with a
free zoo open to visitors year-round. This
pedestrian-friendly neighborhood is lined with parks,
row homes, boutiques, taverns, and nature. Lincoln
Park itself borders the lakefront area offering
peaceful views of the water and the Chicago skyline.
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Delivery, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2434 N Clark St, Chicago, IL 60614-2718
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Lincoln Park
  • Neighbourhood: Lincoln Park
  • Phone Number: +1 773-525-2695
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Chicago's favorite neighborhood Italian kitchen, since 1996. Casual, upbeat, high-energy, fun! Generous portions of authentic Italian pasta dishes in a casual upbeat environment. We make everything from scratch. Open kitchen -- sit at the counter and watch us make your meal. Table and booth seating available too. Full bar. Daily drink specials. We now have two locations. Visit the original at 2434 N. Clark St. (Lincoln Park) or come check out the new, larger Pasta Bowl in the heart of Chicago's bustling Wicker Park / Bucktown neighborhood at 1852 W. North Ave.
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