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Our Story

Owned by Chef Josh Utech and his wife Amy Utech, PV II is the reinvention of Ponte Vecchio after it closed in 2009.  We are a proud to offer Peoria an extensive authentic menu including many gluten-free pasta, flour & bread options!

Everything on our menu is made fresh from scratch when you order so we can easily cater to your special food needs! 

Reservations are recommended! Buon Appetito!


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Fans of great Italian food!!

Manny Rewards Member
Peoria, IL

Excellent food and food service! Probably could expedite seating customers. Think you're a little understaffed for lunch on Fridays.

Oct 29, 2017
Becki Rewards Member
Glasford, IL

Good meal and service!

Oct 24, 2017
Scott Rewards Member

Best Italian in town! Thanks again for the great night out!!! Definitely recommend.

Oct 23, 2017
Dennis Rewards Member
Peoria, IL

Outstanding as always

Oct 23, 2017
Doug Rewards Member
Peoria, IL

Fantastic as always !

Oct 22, 2017
Janine Rewards Member
Benson, IL

Absolutely wonderful! The meal was delicious from beginning- bread, salad- to end with entrees. The sauce is breathtaking. And the service, Shalon, was amazing! We love everything about PVII and will come again and again!

Oct 20, 2017
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Paul W.

We have had many celebrations,dinners, and lunches here. The food is always great and freshly made. My mom has several dietary restrictions. The staff...

Oct 13, 2017
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Harry P
PV II is our go to place for Italian in Central Illinois. All of the dishes are outstanding, with the best being the Vittello Ponte Vecchio, a hold over from the original restaurant. The bread is addicting. The salads are superb. But the real stars...More

Oct 10, 2017

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