Dinner Menu - (full service with waitstaff)

We welcome both walk-in and phone-in take-out orders during regular business hours.

Appetizers

All appetizer dishes serve 2.

Bruschetta
An Oregano's favorite. Fresh tomatoes and basil are tossed with special Italian seasonings, and served with toasted panini bread.
6.95
Cheesy Garlic Bread
Mozzarella cheese melted over garlic bread.
3.95
Fried Calamari
Fresh squid lightly breaded and fried to perfection.
9.95
Sautéed Garlic Shrimp
Fresh shrimp sautéed in Oregano's special oil and garlic sauce.
9.95
Fried Mozzarella Rounds
Breaded slices of fresh mozzarella fried and served with marinara sauce.
8.95
Sausage Giambotta
Homemade Italian sausage sautéed with peppers and potatoes in Oregano's oil and garlic sauce.
8.95
Portabello Oregano
Jumbo portobello mushroom cap stuffed with sauteed spinach, melted provolone and topped with a drizzle of bechamel (white) sauce.
9.95
Chicken Quesadilla
Fresh pulled rotisserie chicken, grilled onions, green peppers, monterey and cheddar cheeses baked and grilled in a flour tortilla.
8.40
Mushrooms Oregano
Mushrooms stuffed with ground beef and Italian sausage, baked to perfection, and topped with parmesan cream sauce.
8.95
Appetizer Combo Platter
Generous servings of our famous bruschetta, Mushrooms Oregano, and fried calamari.
13.95

Soups & Salads

Soup served with crackers. Salads topped with croutons and parmesan.

Soup of the Day
Ask your server.
Cup - 3.25
Bowl - 5.60
Minestrone
The classic Italian vegetable soup.
Classic Caesar Salad
with chicken
7.95
9.95
Italian Mixed Salad
Romaine, tomatoes, red onions, artichoke hearts, roasted red peppers, fresh mozzarella, fontina, prosciutto, and salami with Italian dressing.
9.95
Baby Spinach Salad
Baby spinach, pulled rotisserie chicken, tomatoes, bacon, portabello mushrooms, and red onions with raspberry vinaigrette dressing.
9.95
Mixed Chicken Salad
Pulled rotisserie chicken, romaine, tomatoes, cucumbers, artichoke hearts, black olives, and red onions with Italian dressing.
9.95
Dinner Salad
Dressings: Ranch, Caesar, Italian, Raspberry Vinaigrette, Creamy Garlic, French, Thousand Island, Blue Cheese, Fat Free Ranch, Balsamic Vinaigrette, Honey Mustard and Fat Free Italian
3.75

Pasta

All Pasta dishes served with bread and your choice of a cup of soup or a dinner salad.

Al Dente Pasta: Angel Hair, Fettuccine, Linguine, Spaghetti,
Farfalle, Penne, Rigatoni, Cheese Ravioli, or Cheese Tortellini

Fine Homemade Sauces:

Alfredo
White cream sauce with Oregano's special seasonings. Recommended with fettuccine or rigatoni.
14.95
Marinara
Classic red sauce homemade fresh from imported tomatoes, olive oil, garlic, oregano, and basil.
12.95
Pomodoro
Fresh diced tomatoes, onions, and garlic sautéed in olive oil. Recommended with angel hair or linguine.
14.95
Oregano
Sautéed portabello mushrooms and spinach, with sundried tomatoes, onions, and basil in a light garlic sauce. Recommended with ravioli or farfalle.
14.95
Vodka
Creamy marinara sauce with romano cheese and a touch of vodka. Recommended with penne or fettuccine.
15.95
Broccoli and Shrimp in Oil and Garlic
Tender broccoli and fresh shrimp sautéed in our oil and garlic sauce. Recommended with linguine or spaghetti.
17.95
Shrimp a la Oregano's
Tender fresh shrimp sautéed with artichoke hearts and mushrooms in a white wine, oil, and garlic sauce. Recommended with linguine or angel hair.
17.95
Shrimp Victoria
Fresh shrimp, spinach, roasted red peppers, asparagus tips, tomatoes, and pine nuts sautéed in our oil and garlic sauce. Recommended with fettuccine or tortellini.
17.95
Meat Sauce
Fresh ground beef is sautéed in our homemade marinara sauce. Recommended with rigatoni or spaghetti.
14.95
Add Meatballs or Sausage (2 pieces)
Add Sliced Chicken Breast
4.00
4.50

Pasta Specialties

All Pasta Specialties served with bread and your choice of a cup of soup or a dinner salad.

Lasagna of the Day
Ask your server for today's delicious lasagna.
 
Stuffed Shells a la Romano
Four large pasta shells stuffed with a blend of ricotta cheese and spices, covered with Romano sauce and shredded mozzarella cheese, and baked to perfection.
16.95
Manicotti a la Romano
Four homemade pasta "tubes" stuffed with a blend of ricotta cheese and spices, covered with Romano sauce and shredded mozzarella cheese, and baked to perfection.
16.95

Oregano's Specialties

All Specialties served with bread and your choice of a cup of soup or a dinner salad.

Boneless Pork Oregano
Three center-cut boneless pork chops, marinated in Nani's family recipe of garlic, olive oil, and special seasonings, slow-roasted on our rotisserie oven, and served with a side of fresh sautéed vegetables and your choice of vesuvio potatoes or penne marinara.
16.95
Breaded Pork Cutlets
Thin-sliced, boneless cut of pork loin breaded in our special family seasonings and sautéed. Served with sides of penne marinara and fresh sautéed vegetables.
16.95
Steak Marsala
Two USDA Choice beef tenderloins are sauteed in our famous marsala mushroom sauce. Served with wild rice and vegetables.
24.95
Italian Meat Loaf
Fresh ground beef is blended with onions, green peppers, and Nani's special seasonings, then topped with marinara sauce and baked to perfection. Served with sides of penne marinara and fresh sautéed vegetables.
16.95
Eggplant Parmesan
Layers of fresh eggplant, mozzarella cheese, and marinara sauce are piled high, slow baked in a cast-iron skillet, and served with a side of penne marinara.
16.95
Tilapia Francese
Fresh tilapia fillets egg-dipped and lightly floured, then sautéed in a tangy lemon wine sauce. Served with wild rice and fresh sautéed vegetables.
16.95
Salmon Sorrentino
A hearty fillet of salmon and a healthy portion of fresh spinach are sautéed in a light lemon sauce, then topped with mozzarella and baked to perfection. Served over a nest of angel hair pasta.
18.95

Chicken Specialties

All Chicken Specialties served with bread and your choice of a cup of soup or a dinner salad.

Half Rotisserie Chicken Oregano
A large half chicken, marinated in Nani's family recipe of garlic, olive oil, and special seasonings, slow-roasted and served with a side of fresh sautéed vegetables and your choice of vesuvio potatoes or penne marinara.
16.95
Chicken Francese
Boneless, skinless chicken breasts egg-dipped and lightly floured, then browned and topped with a tangy light lemon sauce. Served with fresh sautéed vegetables and your choice of vesuvio potatoes or wild rice.
16.95
Chicken Marsala
Boneless, skinless chicken breasts smothered in our marsala wine and mushroom sauce, and served over a bed of farfalle (bow-tie) pasta.
16.95
Chicken Parmesan
Oregano's most popular dish. Boneless, skinless chicken breasts hand-breaded with our delicious bread crumb and parmesan mixture, then baked with mozzarella and marinara sauce. Served over a nest of linguine pasta.
16.95
Chicken Portabello
Boneless, skinless chicken breasts sautéed with portabello mushrooms, fresh spinach, artichokes, and tomatoes in a light marinara sauce. Served over your choice of pasta.
16.95
Chicken Vesuvio
Boneless, skinless chicken breasts sautéed in Nani's family recipe of garlic, olive oil, and special seasonings. Served with fresh sautéed vegetables and vesuvio potatoes.
16.95
Chicken Sorrentino
Two boneless, skinless chicken breasts sautéed in a light lemon sauce, topped with sauteed spinach and mozzarella cheese then baked to perfection. Served over angel hair pasta.
16.95
Chicken Piccata
Two boneless, skinless chicken breasts are lightly dusted in flour and sauteed with capers and parsley in a tangy lemon/wine sauce. Served over angel hair pasta.
16.95

Specialty Sandwiches

All Sandwiches served with your choice of sweet or garlic parmesan potato chips
and your choice of a cup of soup or a dinner salad.

Grilled Panini
Chicken Club

Pulled rotisserie chicken, baby spinach, bacon, provolone, tomatoes, and basil mayo.
11.40
Italian
Imported salami, red onions, tomatoes and fontina.
 
Meatball
Nani's meatballs, fontina, tomatoes, and red peppers.
 
Roast Beef
Roast beef, roasted red peppers, provolone, tomatoes, and horseradish mayo.
 
Turkey
Sliced roasted turkey, tomatoes, swiss, and mayo.
 
Vegetable
Sautéed squash, zucchini, and peppers, with feta.
 
The Old Neighborhood
Just like at the old neighborhood deli. Sliced imported sopressata, capicolla, proscuitto, and provolone cheese, piled on with roasted red peppers, roma tomatoes, olive oil, oregano, salt and pepper. On a full loaf of Italian bread with your choice of hot or mild giardiniera.
Half11.95
Whole -16.95

Roast Beef Focaccia
Roast beef, roasted red peppers, roma tomatoes, and provolone served on a loaf of tomato focaccia.

 

                                              Oregano's Gluten Free Selections

                                               All served with a gluten free salad or minestrone soup.

 

Butternut Squash Ravioli 16.95
Gluten free butternut squash ravioli is topped with our romano butter sauce.  
Penne Pomodoro 16.95
Gluten free penne pasta is topped with fresh diced tomatoes, onions, and garlic sauteed in olive oil.    
Fettuccine Alfredo 16.95
Gluten free fettuccine is topped with white cream sauce and our special seasonings.  
Pork Picatta 16.95
Three center cut boneless pork chops are sauteed with capers and parsley in a tangy lemon wine sauce. Served over gluten free penne pasta.  
Broccoli & Chicken in Oil & Garlic  
17.95
Tender broccoli and chicken are sautéed in our oil and garlic sauce. Served over gluten free penne pasta.  
Chicken Limone 16.95
Two boneless, skinless chicken breasts are sautéed in a tangy lemon/wine sauce. Served with vesuvo potatoes and vegetable medley.  

 

Half –11.95
Whole -16.95
 
 
 
 

Thin-Crust Pizza

All Pizza is made to order from scratch and baked to perfection in our wood-burning brick oven.
Feel free to request any pizza without sauce.

 
10"
14"
Cheese
8.95
14.45
Sausage
9.95
15.95
Pepperoni
9.95
15.95
Spinach, Tomato, Pine Nuts
10.95
16.95
Fresh Mozzarella, Tomato, Basil
10.95
16.95
Each added ingredient
1.00
1.50

Kids' Menu

Valid only for 6 years of age and younger, please. All meals include your choice of a pop or milk. 

2 Slices of Cheese Pizza
5.95
Pasta with Butter or Marinara
5.95
Kid-Size Grilled Cheese Panini and Chips
5.95
Chicken Fingers and Fries
6.95
Macaroni and Cheese
5.95

Alcoholic Beverages

Cocktails and Cordials
Start the evening with your favorite cocktail and finish with a soothing after-dinner cordial, expertly prepared from our full-service cocktail bar. Let our staff mix your favorite drink, the perfect complement to any meal.
prices vary
Bottled Domestic Beer
Budweiser - Bud Light - O'Doul's - MGD - Miller Lite - Rolling Rock - Coors Light
 
Bottled Imported Beer
Amstel Light - Bass Ale - Corona - Hacker-Pschorr Weisse - Heineken - Moretti - Stella Artois - Sam Adams - Peroni
Wine
See our wine list for Oreganos' extensive selection of fine domestic and imported red and white wines
 

Non-Alcoholic Beverages

Fountain Drinks – Free Refills
Coca-Cola - Diet Coke - Sprite - Mr. Pibb - Lemonade - Orange - Root Beer
Milk or Hot Chocolate
Kiddie Cocktail (sorry: no free refills)

Bottled Non-Alcoholic

Arizona Green Tea
Diet Blueberry - Pomegranete - Ginseng & Honey
Bottled Soda
Root Beer - Cream Soda - Diet Root Beer - Oranges & Cream
San Pellegrino Sparkling Water
Bottled Water
Juice
Apple, Cranberry or Orange
 

Tea & Coffee

Imported Italian Coffee
Hot Tea
 
Freshly Brewed Iced Tea
Raspberry Iced Tea (with real raspberries)
 

 

Desserts

Tiramisu 6.95
Chocolate Cake 5.95
Lemon Bar 4.00
Cannoli 3.75
Italian Lemon Cream Cake 5.50

 

 


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                

 

Oregano's Corner Cafe
119 W. Gilmer Road
Hawthorn Woods, Illinois 60047
(847) 566-3003 Phone
(847) 566-3011 Fax
 
Restaurant Hours:
Monday-closed
Tue-Thur 11:30AM-9PM
Fri 11:30AM-10PM
Sat 11:30AM-10PM
Sun 4PM - 9PM
(open for banquet/catering needs)

Soup Specials

Minestrone

Wednesday - Chicken Rice

Dinner Specials

 

FRIDAY NIGHT FISH FRY IS BACK- $14.95

Beer Battered Haddock, Salad or Soup, Vesuvio Potatoes, Crunchy Cole Slaw, and Tarter Sauce.

 APPETIZER

SHRIMP DE JONGHE - 9.95

Tender shrimp are sauteed in our delicious garlic/butter/wine sauce, topped with bread crumbs & baked.

 

 

LASAGNA OF THE DAY:

(SERVED WITH A CUP OF SOUP OR DINNER SALAD)

CHICKEN & SPINACH LASAGNA - 16.95

Pulled chicken and sauteed spinach are blended with seasoned ricotta and mozzarella cheeses, then layered with our homemade marinara sauce.

 

DINNER SPECIALS

 

CHICKEN TUSCANO - 16.95

We combine chicken breasts, asparagus, & roasted red peppers in our tasty garlic/oil sauce then topped with fontina cheese over linguini pasta.

 

SPINACH & CHEESE STUFFED SHELLS -16.95

Four large pasta shells are stuffed with spinach & ricotta cheese, covered with Romano sauce and mozzarella cheese, and then baked to perfection.

                                                                                        

SALMON LIMONE - 18.95

Tender Salmon filet is sauteed in a tangy lemon-wine sauce. Served with wild rice and vegetable medley.

 

 

DESSERT SPECIAL

CHOCOLATE CAKE – 5.95

Don't forget our homemade tiramisu, chocolate cake, and cannolis!

OREGANO’S GLUTEN FREE MENU
Served with a Gluten-Free Salad and Dressing

BUTTERNUT SQUASH RAVIOLI – 16.95
Gluten-Free Butternut squash filled ravioli is topped with our romano butter sauce.

PENNE POMODORO – 16.95
Gluten-Free penne pasta is topped with fresh diced tomatoes, onions, and garlic, sautéed in olive oil.

FETTUCCINE ALFREDO – 16.95
Gluten-Free Fettuccine is topped with white cream sauce and our special seasonings.

PORK PICCATA – 16.95
Three center cut boneless pork chops are sautéed with capers and parsley in a tangy lemon wine sauce. Served over gluten-free penne pasta.