Il Porcellino

Italian-American Comfort Food

Il Porcellino, located in the heart of River North in downtown Chicago, is a neighborhood restaurant offering classic Italian-American comfort food in a casual setting. Our seasonal menu focuses on housemade pastas, vegetable antipasti and daily specials, all crafted with ingredients sourced from quality artisans, purveyors and local farmers. Award-winning mixologist Julian Cox designed and leads the cocktail program, and the fun and approachable wine program encourages sharing with selections from southern and central Italy.


Events & Promotions

    Tuesday, October 24th

    Tenuta di Arceno Wine Dinner at Il Porcellino

    WHERE: Il Porcellino - Chicago, IL
    WHEN: Tuesday, October 24, 2017; 6:30 PM
    CONTACT: 312-595-0800

    Il Porcellino and wine director Ryan Arnold welcome Master Sommelier Michael Jordan for a four-course dinner featuring the esteemed Tenuta di Arceno estate from Tuscany. Considered one of the premier wineries in Chianti Classico, Tenuta di Arceno sits in the southernmost corner of the region between Siena and Florence. Their 100% estate-grown wines showcase the unique characteristics of the complex terroir and intensive winegrowing and winemaking techniques using micro-cru viticulture. Enjoy several pours of the estate’s finest wines, alongside the chef’s menu. This dinner is $56 per person, plus tax (gratuity not included) and can be reserved by visiting or by calling 312-595-0800.  

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