No explanation, no debate – these are the best pizza restaurants in Chicago, Illinois. Period.
Originating in South Loop, Pat’s Pizza quickly took over Chicago with its flavorful pies.
2825 N Milwaukee Ave
New York-style, but we’ve forgiven them.
So far south, it’s almost in the suburbs. But, lucky for Southsiders, Chicago can still claim this delicious pizza joint.
4091 N Broadway
Nothing pairs better with a tall glass of beer than a Chicago tavern-style pizza.
29 E Ohio St | 619 N Wabash Ave
No, your eyes are not deceiving you — this Chicago pizza restaurant offers a specialty pizza that features Italian beef.
A Chicago original.
Damn good pizza, indeed.
Finally, a place that perfectly balances the sauce and cheese proportions.
The stuffed pizza of your dreams.
1111 W Chicago Ave
The neighborhood spot you never knew you needed.
4850 S Pulaski Rd
This Chicago pizza restaurant offers stuffed pizza, not deep dish — it’s an important distinction.
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We couldn’t leave it off, for obvious reasons.
1419 W Fullerton Ave
We’ll take a slice of that action.
535 N Michigan Ave
Deep dish or classic, they’ve got it all.
2607 N Milwaukee Ave
Give us that thin crust.
1201 W Grand Ave
A little slice of Chicago history.
4250 N Central Ave
Woodfired. ‘Nuff said.
*Disclaimer: pizzas do not actually float.
1925 N Lincoln Ave | 1512 W Berwyn Ave
Serving up pies for over 45 years.
1102 W 35th St
2010 N Damen Ave
Prime “cheese pull” real estate.
2451 N Milwaukee Ave
Brooklyn, meet Logan Square.
The pizza offered at this pizza restaurant in Chicago is a total classic.
3463 N Clark St | 1615 N Damen Ave
Your late-night pizza craving, cured.
4129 W Lawrence Ave
There’s a liquor store next door, but people still come here for the pizza. If that doesn’t tell you anything…
2360 N Lincoln Ave
*inserts Italian chef hand motion here*
1212 S Michigan Ave
Family-owned, family loved.
3751 W 63rd St
Get the Beef Pizza for a good time.
By. The. Slice.
5159 N Lincoln Ave
Some of the best New York-style pizza in the Chi.
2121 N Clark St
Pizza pot pie, anybody?
1955 W Addison St
A fork and knife kinda slice.
3256 W 55th St
A Southside mainstay.
2207 N Clybourn Ave
The caramelized crust you crave.
938 W Webster Ave
One pretty pie.
1252 N Damen Ave
Artison pizza you have to taste to believe.
2840 W Armitage Ave
A neighborhood brewpub that just opened this year, Bungalow is already known more for its pizza than its beer, which is also delicious, by the way.
1659 W 21st St
Pilsen-style pizza ain’t so bad.
1659 W 21st St
Under the influence… of Tuscany.
3033 N Ashland Ave | 727 S State St
A true masterpiece.
1321 W Grand Ave | 3707 N Southport Ave
Burnt in the best kind of way.
1927 W North Ave
Pizza and beer — need we say more?
1048 W Randolph St | 3719 N Harlem Ave
This pizza restaurant in Chicago offers crust just like your Italian Grandma used to make.
Pizano’s is supposedly Oprah’s favorite. Maybe it should be yours, too.
1769 W Sunnyside Ave
Brb, drooling too much to think of something witty.
Did you really think we’d skip over this OG?
8433 S Pulaski Rd
161 N Sangamon St | 1566 N Damen Ave
This pizza restaurant in Chicago serves Roman-style pizza as you’ve never seen before.
1521 N Fremont St
Real-deal Italian for the win.
2373 S Archer Ave
A Chicago tradition since 1963.
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