Convito Café & Market interior


The Convito Café features dishes from both Betise Bistro and Convito Italiano that best reflect the homey flavors of the French and Italian countryside. Our menus include steak, chicken, veal, daily fish and meat specials, earthy pasta dishes and an array of delicious appetizers and salads. Lunch includes a variety of sandwiches, pizza, salads and more.

A full bar serves mixed drinks as well as wines from Italy, France and beyond.

Market Hours

Monday - Friday 10:30 - 7:00
Saturday 10:30 - 6:30
Sunday 11 - 6

Café Curbside/Online Order Hours

Monday - Thursday 11am - 7:30pm
Friday - Saturday 11am -7:45-8pm
Sunday 11am - 7pm

You can order online from the market and cafe plus many more items are/may be available than listed online, so call 847-251-3654 for more information!

Outdoor Cafe

Our lovely outdoor cafe seats lunch, dinner and brunch throughout the warm weather months.


Please call 847-251-3654 to reserve a table at Convito Café or email us at with your preferred date, time and number of people in your party. Your email reservation will not be confirmed until we respond.


Customers can order wines not only from the carefully selected Café wine list, but also from Convito's award winning wine department, which focuses on Italian wines, but also has a boutique selection of distinctive wines from across the globe. (additional $10.00 corkage fee for wine purchased in our wine shop). Imported beers are also available.

Convito Cafe & Market Art

Convito is filled with beautiful art, for more information on the watercolors and photography, please go to the following websites.

Supporting Local Farmers

Ever evolving and always fresh. Convito promises to live up to our mission of rotating our menu with the seasons, and supporting local and sustainable midwest farms.
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Plaza del Lago
1515 Sheridan Rd
Wilmette, IL 60091
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