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5611 E State St, Rockford, IL 61108-2424
+1 815-397-2077
16:30 - 21:00
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Sun 16:30 - 21:00
Mon - Sat 16:30 - 22:00
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I have been To Lino"s more times than I can count and they never fail!!!! best pizza ever!! The special salad is perfect, service is always good and they are a local family owned, committed business.

Thank 765deborahg
Rockford, Illinois
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45 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Family owned. The owner is always on site and generally will stop by your table to say hello and check that everything is as promised. If you have an issue he will make it right.

Thank Jim N
Rockford, Illinois
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

fabulous food and restaurant is always busy. be prepared to wait for your table. folks that eat there are served slow and tend to linger but the food is worth the wait. reasonable prices too!

Thank Rose J
Rockford, Illinois
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Always a great place to go for good Italian food whether it be pasta or Pizza or to meet friends to catch up on life.

Thank RBlahnik
Buffalo Grove, Illinois
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44 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I had a break in my day while travelling to Rockford for business and was able to catch an early dinner. I saw Linos as I was driving by and decided to give the place a try and am very glad that I did. The decor inside is awesome, from the fountain just inside the door to the Pisa and... More 

Thank ViktorTrue
Machesney Park, Illinois
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51 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We usually look forward to dinner at Linos, but after our last visit, we will probably take a break from the restaurant for awhile. The staff were friendly as usual, but we weren't impressed with the food. The special salad was good, but our pasta was disappointing. The sauce did not have the flavorful taste we've come to expect from... More 

Thank Snipe4113
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was excited to try this place since it was one of the top rated restaurants in Rockford. The food quality was awful! I would never go back or send people there. The chicken was the quality of frozen chicken out of a bag, along with the frozen mixed vegetables. The only thing good there was their bread and house... More 

Thank Lisa M
Rockford, Illinois
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food is excellent and the waitstaff and owners are just wonderful and friendly! The atmosphere and decor is really inviting!! My favorites are pizza, lino's special salad & Lino's chicken on Thursdays!! YUMMY

Thank KeriSoVery
Rockford, Illinois
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lino's is a local restaurant which is family owned and one of the best in the City of Rockford. The décor is a throw back to the older days but is very nostalgic and brings back the feelings of younger days. Their pizza is one of the best and their baked chicken Ala Lino is fantastic, but only served on... More 

Thank rickmcvinnie
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The pizza was awesome! So many toppings I was in hevan. And the toasted ravioli is super good! we got one of the little rooms and that was really nice it wasn't loud and the staff was super nice. It did take us a while to get seated but they were running over busy since it's so close to the... More 

Thank Emily S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$20
Italian, Pizza
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5611 E State St, Rockford, IL 61108-2424
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Rockford
  • Phone Number: +1 815-397-2077

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?