Welcome to Bacchanalia! Located just minutes away from downtown Chicago, experience authentic Italian cooking. Named after the Roman God Bacchus, Bacchanalia has been a well-known Chicago Institution for over 34 years. Situated in 'Little Italy' or 'The Heart of Chicago,' this is where you come for an Italian meal you will never forget. Family owned and operated by The Pieri Family from Pisa, Italy(Tuscany); Bacchanalia comes highly recommended by all who have dined here. Bacchanalia is the most popular and longest single-family owned restaurant of all the places situated in the Heart of Chicago's Heart of Italy area on famous Oakley Avenue. Fifteen Minutes from downtown, the authentic Italian flavors keep regulars coming back! All entrees are prepared fresh to order-so the sky is the limit to your special requests.
Bacchanalia is an authentic Italian Restaurant with recipes that go all the way back to the 'Old Country.' Bacchanalia has this, plus a staff that is more than happy to explain any dish on the menu you are interested in. When you are in the beautiful old fashioned dining room, admiring the enormous mural of Bacchus himself, sip a glass of red wine, and enjoy any of the freshly made dishes with a taste that will remind you of a real Italian Dinner. Bacchanalia is a little hidden gem in the great big City of Chicago. Come experience a taste of Italy!