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Spacca Napoli

1769 W Sunnyside Ave, Chicago, IL 60640-5312
773-878-2420
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Ranked #70 of 8,288 Restaurants in Chicago
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $5 - $20
Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wed - Thu 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian, Pizza
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Takeout
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English first
Lake Bluff
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20 reviews 20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014 NEW credit card Amex Card Member Review

Great pizza but order more than you think. Pizzas are not Hugh so you will want more. We had four in our party and had 3 pizzas. Not enough. Every person should have their own. A bit loud but what place isn't. Will go back.

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Chicago, Illinois
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40 reviews 40 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

This is my absolute favorite pizza place in Chicago. I've traveled to many regions of Italy, including Naples and this pizza is authentic as it gets. The crust is spot on as is the homemade sauce. They also have a fantastic mozzarella appetizer with prosciutto that is great! It's nice to finally be able to get authentic Italian pizza close... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

If you are a local or a visitor to Chicago, Spacca Napoli is a must have! I consider myself a pizza connoisseur and I have tried possibly every Brick Oven pizza restaurant in the city and Spacca Napoli is hands down the BEST!... The oven itself was built by artisans who traveled into Chicago from Italy. The owner, John is... More

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2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

One of our favorite summer restaurants. I have never really minded waiting for an outside table. They have benches set up around the restaurant that are very comfortable and wine service while you are waiting....not a bad way to get an evening gathering started among friends. They always have servers. The pizzas are definitely Napolitano style which can be a... More

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Chicago
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104 reviews 104 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

Unfortunately - the pizza at Spacca Napoli - is slightly worse than okay - very poor crust - messily thrown together - and rather flavorless. There are those who will refute that one who doesn't like the pizza here - simply doesn't understand what a Neapolitan pizza is. Not true. Bad is bad - anywhere in the world. There's little... More

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Indianapolis, Indiana
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Great everything! Got the Margherita and pepperoni pizza followed by Tiramisu and cappuccino. Great atmosphere and a hidden treasure did I say Vero Napolitano? We it is. GO NOW!

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Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

This place is such a gem. The ingredients are fresh, the sauce is simple and delicious, and the dough is... well... pretty much perfect. My guess is that the pizza is placed in the oven briefly at somewhere over 800 degrees. And that means the ingredients are still fresh when it comes out of the oven. I agree with other... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

When I was in Italy a few years ago one of my favorite meals was pizza. I loved the simple ingredients as well as the wood fired charred crust. When I returned home I tried to duplicate this but could not. There weren't many places around Chicago that had wood fired grill either. Spacca Napoli came to the rescue. Not... More

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Minneapolis, MN
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

The pizza here is amazing. Also, some of the sides were even better. We came here with a group and the waitress was so great. She even offered to have Red Bull for us the next time we dined! So much fun and a great restaurant.

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Little Rock, Arkansas
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19 reviews 19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

My family and I slipped up to Chicago for a weekend getaway and sought-out this restaurant after having a great Napoli pizza in NYC a few years ago (and have been seeking out ever since). This place didn't disappoint. Very clean and nice interior. Excellent wait staff. Just ordered 2 pizzas suggested by the server (their spicy sausage pizza and... More

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