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Lou Malnati's Pizzeria

1850 Sherman Ave, Evanston, IL 60201-3795
847-328-5400
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Ranked #7 of 230 Restaurants in Evanston
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Pizza
Dining options: Reservations, Delivery
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Dining options: Reservations, Delivery
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Nashville, Tennessee
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59 reviews 59 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014 NEW

We were here for a late lunch and the place was not crowded. The waitress was very friendly and helpful. The Pizza was very good, but the salad was great as well. We enjoyed people watching at the window and left very full and satisfied.

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Folsom, California
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20 reviews 20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Nice clean place. We ordered the deep fish pizza. The pizza sauce is chock full of fresh tomato pieces and the sauce is a bit on the runny side. It has a definite tomato flavor. You can't really eat this with your fingers. It was very tasty but I prefer my pizza a little more firm with a more traditional... More

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San Francisco, California
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91 reviews 91 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

We fell into Lou Malnati's completely by happenstance: a local CVS employee told us the best deep dish in the area was Lou Malnati's. She was a godsend! This place delivers extraordinary pizza, offers a quaint atmosphere and provides lovely service on the side. Definitely try Malnati's!

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Orlando, Florida, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

I showed up without a reservation and a party of nine. We were treated well and quickly. Had a huge feast, both deep dish and thin crust. No one went away hungry!

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Lodi, Ca
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36 reviews 36 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Five hungry California football fans in need of the Deep Dish experience and we were not disappointed. I am sure there is raging debate and well defined preferences amongst the locals but Malinoti's did not disappoint.The family salad was excellent and enough for five. We had two large - one Pepperoni and the other mushroom - both excellent and there... More

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Lodi, California
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79 reviews 79 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014 via mobile

The pizza was great. It took about a half hour to prepare, but that is the price you pay for everything being being so freshly made. We also had a family salad that was very good. The service was excellent. This is a good place to eat in Evanston.

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Evanston, Illinois
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56 reviews 56 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

You want authentic classic Chicago Style Deep Dish? This is the place. Lunch is available on Fridays here just north of downtown Evanston close to the NU campus. I like the pizza on the well done side and if you are similar to me you might want to ask for that. Really excellent salad as well..... Order too much and... More

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Gretna, Nebraska
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25 reviews 25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

No matter what pizza you get from here, make sure to get the butter crust. You will not regret it. For God's sake, you don't eat pizza with a fork and knife, people!

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Olympia, Washington
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74 reviews 74 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

My wife, son, and I were in Evanston visiting from Washington state for my daughter's graduation from college. Wednesday night is Pizza night in our family so of course we had to experience famous Chicago style pizza. We ordered two: "The Lou" a vegetarian pizza for my wife and daughter, and "The Chicago Classic" for my son and I. These... More

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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38 reviews 38 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

There were two of us so we ordered a pepperoni and a Lou's Special. Both were great and full of meat. Loved the burnt crispy crust.

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Additional Information about Lou Malnati's Pizzeria

Address: 1850 Sherman Ave, Evanston, IL 60201-3795
Phone Number: 847-328-5400
Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Evanston
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: Pizza

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