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Lou Malnati's Pizzeria

1050 E Higgins Rd, Elk Grove Village, IL 60007-1590
847-439-2000
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: American
Dining options: Delivery, Late Night
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Dining options: Delivery, Late Night
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Mount Airy, Maryland
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Chicago is know for its pizza and these guys do it the best. You have to be patient but its well worth the time. If you like sausage get the classic that has a complete layer of sausage and a butter trust. 2 pieces of these guys and your stuffed. It's incredible food!

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Atlanta, Georgia
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266 reviews 266 reviews
165 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

The kind of pizza Chicago is famous for--thick, cheesy and crusty! Thank goodness this kind of pizza is not available at home or I would weigh 300 pounds! Warm, friendly atmosphere with wonderful waitress who suggested we split a salad to accompany the pizza. She was right--it was enough food. Be prepared to wait 30 minutes for the awesome delicacy... More

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Des Plaines
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3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

We went on a Monday Night and we got our appetizers and then 2 minutes later the pizza came. It was a Monday night and horrible service.

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19 reviews 19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Food as always is wonderful. Staff and management could use a bit of training on their customer service skills.

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Peoria, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Service and food were great. Best Chicago pizza. Family enjoyed the dinner before flying out of Chicago.

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Farmington Hills, Michigan
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42 reviews 42 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

We were a family of 6 for dinner. Wait was approx 45 mins but we were able to preplace our pizza order before being seated. Staff was polite, side salad was quite large & I really enjoyed the creamy lemon garlic dressing. Deep dish pizza was very tasty! Recommend!

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Staunton, Virginia
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235 reviews 235 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
116 helpful votes 116 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

We met a friend here for dinner. We went to Lou's when we visited Chicago many years ago and loved it. She recommended the Chicago style deep dish and we were not disappointed! Perfect pizza. The house made sausage is really excellent. We ordered the chip/dip appetizer and the three dips were good, but the chips were the best! We... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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64 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

I've never had a pizza like this one. I've had deeeeep dish where the crust was like bread. I've had tossed crust - thin and thick. But this was new. I liked it! But I liked the salad even better! Try it!

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Sarasota, Florida
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31 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

The classic pizza came with sausage. It was perfect. The sausage was very lean and tasty which was a great addition to the bright fresh tomato sauce on this pizza but the best part was the crust. A lot of Chicago style pizza can be heavy and doughy. This was not! It has a nice crunch with a great butter... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

I order the hamburger and fries (awsome!) i've order calamaries (really tasty) I've order deep dish pizza, and its the BEST!

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