Welcome to da Baffone Cucina Italiana.
Da Baffone is a cozy little getaway, a family owned Italian Restaurant in downtown Crystal Lake IL.   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.

Voted Best Italian Restaurant in McHenry County, Best of the Fox 2013 and 2014.

Reservations are not needed but strongly encouraged.


UpcomingEventsWhat’s Happening at …da Baffone


Thanksgiving – Thursday, November 27th.  Closed  — Watch for a Special Gift Card Promotion on Black Friday

4th Year Anniversary Party – Saturday, November 29th.  8:30PM Eat, Drink and Dance the Night Away, with Victor Pacini and Daniela Tereza  — by reservation only

Holiday Schedule – Opening for Lunch on Tuesday, December 16th through Friday, December 19th. Noon until 3:00PM.  Open Christmas Eve 3:00PM till 10:00PM – Closed Christmas Day. Open New Years Eve 3:00PM till 10:00PM – Closed New Years Day

Plan your Holiday Gatherings with us — Catering, Luncheons, Private Parties — not to early to book — call 815 893-6149






Thank you to all our loyal customers for voting us

2014 Best of the Foxbest 2014

2013 Best Italian Restaurant  best_of_fox

2012 “One of the Best” Italian Restaurants and “One of the Best” Wine Bars
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 2011 “One of the Best” Italian Restaurant 


 …da Baffone Cucina Italiana established at this location in 2010, is independently family owned and not affiliated with any other restaurants

Thank You The Giangrande Family




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