Welcome to da Baffone Cucina Italiana. Da Baffone is a cozy little getaway, a family owned Italian Restaurant in downtown Crystal Lake. At Da Baffone we present a unique dining experience with a focus on traditional Southern Italian Cuisine. Come and dine with us and enjoy good food, good wine, and good friends.

Reservations are highly recommended



We will be Closed Monday, July 1st through Tuesday, July 9th for our yearly summer break.  We will be back Wednesday, July 10th   

Have a Safe and Happy 4th of July

OPEN at 4:00PM Wednesday through Sunday

Phone lines go live at 2:30pm Wednesdays through Sunday for Pre-orders & Reservations


SPECIALS (Not Available On Holidays)

Sundays  — Sunday Nonna’s Family Style 7 Course Dinner $30 per person
Bruschetta/Caprese Duet, Soup, House Salad, Rigatoni Meat Sauce, Meatballs, Braciolini, Chicken Entrée (changes weekly), Tiramisu, Wine
$30 per person (for 2 or more) Available for  Pickup or Dine-In

Wednesdays — Wednesday Pasta Day.  Family Style 4 to 6 people $45
House Salad, Pick a Pasta (Rigatoni, Penne, Spaghetti or Fettuccini),   Pick the Sauce (Marinara, Meat, Vodka or Tomato-Cream).  Comes with Meatballs, Bread and 1 Bottle of Red Wine. No substitutions. Available for Pickup Only

 Wednesday — Happy Hour at …da Baffone Bar 4 to 5pm
 $7 Wine Glasses and 1/2 Off Appetizers   Available only in the Bar 4 to 5PM. Limited Seating

Thursday — Chicken Day.  Family Style 4 to 6 people $65
House Salad, Pick a Chicken (Marsala with Roasted Potatoes, Piccata with Capellini, Vesuvio with Peas and Potatoes)  Comes with Bread and 1 Bottle of Red Wine. No substitutions.  Available for Pickup Only

Wine Lovers Thursday…all Bottles $50 & up Half Off


Half Off all Bottles of Wine Available Everyday for Pickup Only



We strive to provide our customers with the very best dining experience. Reservations are highly recommended.


Wed-Thu 4pm – 8pm
Fri-Sat 4pm – 9pm
Sunday 4pm – 8..ish
Closed Mondays & Tuesdays

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