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7452 N Western Ave, Chicago, IL 60645-1734
+1 773-465-0087
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good31%
  • Average0%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
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“white pizza” (2 reviews)
“rogers park” (5 reviews)
“goat cheese” (3 reviews)
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Pizza, American
$$ - $$$
7452 N Western Ave, Chicago, IL 60645-1734
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A dear friend ordered carry out a pizza from here and it was different.... This had goat cheese I think, Canadian bacon & caramelized onions, maybe some garlic too. Very tasty. No tomato sauce, hence "white pizza'". I don't think I would have ordered this...More

Thank Justsaygrace
Reviewed November 11, 2017

I think of Tripadvisor as a service for people visiting a place, not so much as a restaurant review site. And, if I was coming to Chicago for business or pleasure and wanted to experience a classic Chicago place, I'd go to Candlelite. Great atmosphere,...More

Thank henrymoon2015
Reviewed April 29, 2017 via mobile

We started going to Candlelite after moving to Rogers Park in 1969. Back then they had excellent thin crust pizza. Decided to revisit after many years. What a disappointment. First of all we had to wait about 1/2 an hour, after which our server came...More

Thank apachebeaver
Reviewed January 20, 2017

Great, unique pizza. Reasonably priced. Friendly neighborhood oriented ma pa bar. Blackhawks and Cubs friendly.

Thank thosheineman
Reviewed January 12, 2017 via mobile

We love lover love to come here on Tuesdays for their BOGO on pizza! Best pizza very, very thin crust, unique toppings. The fried pickles and chocolate chip cookie with ice cream are also some favorites! The serviceis great. Not in a great neighborhood and...More

Thank Swedishgirlinus
Reviewed June 16, 2016

We have been going to the Candlelite for many years. It is one of our go to restaurants when visiting Evanston. It has changed slightly over the years but still has great pizza along with other food. Service is friendly and efficient. Well worth a...More

Thank dnbleavenworth
Reviewed June 5, 2016 via mobile

Visiting a friend in Chicago she brought me here for my first meal on the day I arrived Great service from a really friendly waitress Food was quick and tasted excellent Well worth a visit

Thank Sara C
Reviewed December 10, 2015 via mobile

Candlelite is a great place for a burger and a beer. The pizza, wings, salads, and brunch are also fantastic. Weekday specials each night. Pete and Stephanie are wonderful!

Thank edal2012
Reviewed October 18, 2015

Really didn't know what to expect when we got here to watch the Cubs game. We found a nice, low-key atmosphere, a slightly older crowd, not the boisterous "Bros" you typically find in Lincoln Park. The service was friendly, and the thin-crust pizza was delicious...More

Thank Ross F
Reviewed October 5, 2015

Candlelite is a special place for our family. My wife and I met for lunch dates here. Were often go here right after church. We celebrated my fortieth birthday party here, as well as my son's first and second birthdays.So you must know that I...More

Thank JasonL72
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
$10 - $15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7452 N Western Ave, Chicago, IL 60645-1734
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Rogers Park
  • Neighborhood: Rogers Park
  • Phone Number: +1 773-465-0087
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