Due to this unfortunate time in our life, da Baffone will be providing Curbside Pickup 

As we move into Phase 3 of the state re-opening process, we would like to update you on our plans.  As always, the safety of our customers and our staff is of the utmost importance and this is the first criteria that we look at.  After taking into consideration our resources and customer feedback, we have decided not to offer outdoor dining at this time.  We will continue to offer Curbside Pickup.  We know that, along with Good Food and Good Wine, the full Da Baffone dining experience includes the great service of our wonderful staff.  We look forward to providing the full Da Baffone dining experience to you soon  As we move forward, we will keep you updated on any changes.  We would like to Thank you for supporting us and all of our local businesses.  The Crystal Lake and McHenry County community is truly wonderful and we are honored to be serving it.  As always, we appreciate your support and please stay safe.   The Giangrande Family

OPEN: Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays  4:00pm – 8:00pm Full menu

Serving Every Sunday — Nonna’s Family Style 7 Course Dinner $25 per person
Bruschetta/Caprese Duet, Pasta e Fagioli Soup, House Salad, Rigatoni Meat Sauce, Meatballs, Braciolini, Chicken Entrée (changes weekly), Tiramisu, Wine
$25 per person (for 2 or more)

Phone lines go live 2:30pm. Please call early to preorder to ensure prompt service.
Preordering Highly Recommended


Offering Konrads Cheesecake
1/2 off all bottles of wine

For your safety and the safety of our staff, we are only accepting credit cards payments over the phone. At this time, we are not accepting Cash or Gift Cards as payment. Thank you for your understanding.

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


Tues-Thur 4pm – 9pm
Fri-Sat 4pm – 10pm
Sunday 4pm – 8pm
Closed Mondays