Zeppe’s Italian Market, Straight From The “Old Neighborhood”

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Step into Zeppe’s Italian Market and visit the vecchio quartiere of Naperville! As their tag line asserts, this mom and pop Italian market mirrors the market from the “old neighborhood”.

Visit Zeppe’s and your mind will be transported into a land of historic buildings, beautiful cafes, sunny skies along the coast of the Mediterranean Sea. Paddle thru the aisles of breads, deli meats, cheeses, homemade sauces and giardiniera, and allow your senses to be taken on a gondola ride of authenticity in this quaint Italian bazaar. Row thru the canals of specialty Italian grocery items and ingredients as you survey the bona-fide variety the market has to offer.

As you peruse thru the market, you will find enough frozen pastas in an assortment of flavors. Check out their fresh precooked meals, ranging from: Meat Loaf, Lasagna, Stuffed Peppers, Eggplant Parmigiana, Chicken Parmigiana, Mostacholi, Meatballs with Sauce, to create your own trattoria at home. With their deli sandwiches made to order, you have the option to build your own or choose a: Spicy Italian Sub, Meatball Sub, Eggplant Parmesan Sandwich, Za Sub, or Italian Sausage, allowing you to taste a touch of Italy.

Take a look at Zeppe’s deli meats – all priced per pound for your convenience. With varieties such as IL Primo, Hard Salami, Alpino Salami, Pepperoni, Pancetta, Capicola, and more, there is an overabundance of assortments to choose from. Head over to the cheeses and take your pick of super Sharp Cheddar, Muenster, Slicing Asiago, Provo-Nello, and more. Zeppe’s offers a wide-range of homemade sauces including Spicy Sauce, Vodka Sauce, Meat Sauce, and more. Check out their snack options of Oil Cured Olives, Gorgonzola Olives, Garlic Olives, Kalamata Olives, Cerignola Olives, Green Pitted Olives, Olive Salad, and Prosciutto and Fontinella Olives. Choose from their assortment of salads: Artichoke salad, Potato Salad, Caponata Salad, Parm Peppercorn Cream Pasta Salad, and Tomato and Mozzarella Salad, to name a few.

Onto the desserts: Zeppe’s has an assortment of delectable treats that will be sure to keep you coming back for more. From Cannoli, Chocolate Covered Cannoli, Black Forest Slice, Tiramisu, to Chocolate Cream Puffs and Italian Ice Cream Cake and Cheesecake, there will not a be an Italian  dessert you can’t find here.

Visit Zeppe’s Italian Market, owned and operated by Vito and Maria Caputo today!

Location & Phone

  • 529 W. 87st St. – Naperville, IL (Located at 87th and Modaff)
  • 630.753.0955


  • Sunday:  10am – 5pm
  • Monday – Saturday:  10am – 7pm


This article was contributed by Your Naperville community member, Kavita Jaswal.

About John Reh

I moved to Naperville in 1981 and I love this city. As a Naperville-focused real estate agent, I publish this website to promote our community and help current and soon-to-be residents discover the best of Naperville homes and lifestyle. Contact me at any time.

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