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Zachary's Chicago Pizza

5801 College Ave, Oakland, CA 94618-1602
+1 510-655-6385
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“deep dish pizza” (76 reviews)
“pie” (39 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
5801 College Ave, Oakland, CA 94618-1602
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Love the pizza. The location is a little hard to find parking, but still ok. Usually we just do take out because it's a bit noisy inside and always too busy.

Thank Marta R
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Their Veggie Slice is Heaven. Sauce is definitely first class. Add salad and drink, you're full fort hours. Friendly staff, fun atmosphere and great people watching. Sometimes l take a half baked pizza home and invite a friend! Bottle of Red and you're set!

Thank Eileen N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hadn't been to Zachary's since my bud moved away from the area. This was one of our "must stops", at least once a month. Both of us, loved good food and great dining experiences and would travel just to find another great spot but Zach's...More

Thank sfrdrunner
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Zachary's deep dish pizza never disappoints. The tomatoes are tangy and flavorful, and there's just the right amount of cheese on it. Best of all: this pizza is beloved by every kid in the family, as well as the adults. The quality has been consistent...More

Thank KleeneMutzel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The pizzas are the best I have ever had in my 58 years of life! The restaurant is small and very popular, therefore it is very crowded. But, the system in place is so smart: name on the waiting list, take a seat and wait...More

Thank godsbooboo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Zachary’s offers a great Chicago style pizza. Chunky tomato, mildly tart makes an excellent sauce. As a Chicago native, I loved everything about it. Good beer selection too. Nice location on college Ave. Great crowd. The place has nice character...a bit on the small side...More

Thank Bacinac
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Even my picky native Chicago brother said this pizza is Good! (and very close to Chicago style!). We ordered and picked up at the restaurant with no problem. For me a pizza needs sauce and this had it. My brother loved the meat served and...More

Thank evelynsheridan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Always amazing, thin, deep dish it’s always great. Super people also. Spinach /mushroom deep dish is the best. Also try the “take and bake”.

Thank James H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Popular with a broad range of people, noisy and generally crowded. Well run, so the wait isn’t bad. Good salads too.

Thank Soleil S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We just had to try the famous pies. Portions were generous and food delicious. Loved the way high bar stools were set around the tables for the food to be at hand!

Thank Whatateam
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May 28, 2018|
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Response from HaljoHal | Reviewed this property |
Give them a call & ask.
Diana D
September 5, 2015|
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Response from Ovismom | Reviewed this property |
Yes. I do not think you can be in N. Cal, adjacent to BERKELEY, without a vegan option. Enjoy!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5801 College Ave, Oakland, CA 94618-1602
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oakland
  • Phone Number: +1 510-655-6385
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