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Lou Malnati's Pizzeria

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1050 E Higgins Rd, Elk Grove Village, IL 60007-1590
+1 847-439-2000
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11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Raleigh,NC
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135 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

After debating whether to go to Giordano's, Gino East, or Lou Malnati's, none of which were close to our hotel, we chose to go to Lou Malnati's, based upon recommendations from friends and TripAdvisor. We had never had authentic Chicago pizza and didn't know what to expect, so we weren't sure what to order, but Heather was very helpful. We... More 

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Thank charliespr
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26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The lunch offering at this restaurant is very good, pizza is the best in Chicagoland! Put this restaurant in Schaumburg, IL on your list as a must for lunch or dinner.

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Thank THOMAS H
Chicago, Illinois, USA
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53 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I feel this is the best of the Lou Malanti's chain At least in the Chicago Area These people practically wrote the book on Chicago style pizza The restaurant is suitable for families and families do come here Do not expect a quiet romantic dinner you won't get it The waitstaff is attentive and friendly And if you want pizza... More 

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Thank Bruce3134
Madison, Wisconsin, United States
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25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Always, I repeat, always have an eye open for The greater Chicagoland mom and pop pizzerias. There are many gems out there and include Lou Malnati's as real diamond. Great service and food The deep dish was near perfection Family friendly Diverse menu and full bar.

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Thank Jeff R
Chantilly, Virginia
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188 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I am not even a pizza fan and I loved the deep pan pizzas. Great food. The other dishes like the salads lack imagination and are a bit plain. The dessert choices are limited but good. This restaurant is really not vegan friendly but great for lacto vegetarians. They also have gluten free options. There is parking. Decor and atmosphere... More 

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Thank Sushila N
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I know many people that rave about this restaurant and I will not claim that they have bad food, but I can honestly say that it's nothing to write home about. Being from Chicago I guess I'm biased and a little bit spoiled when it comes to pizza and Italian beefs. If it's not a big deal to you and... More 

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Thank FRANCISCO R
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 28, 2016 via mobile

The best calamari and wings I had for long time the place need a update inside service is good pizza very good to I'll be back for sure👍👍👍👍

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Thank Fitim M
Gardnerville, Nevada
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130 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 28, 2016 via mobile

Came here on a recommendation that it was better than Giordano's. That never came to fruition. The service here is poor and the food not as good as the place mentioned above. Will go to Giordano's from now on. They are the best in the area.

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Thank muleyfever
South Bend, Indiana
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50 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 21, 2016 via mobile

Coming to Chicago for the weekend, one thing we wanted to do was have Chicago style pizza. I had just listed to a podcast that mentioned the "fabulous" one they serve at Mulnati's in Elk Grove---and that's where we were going to be! Perfect! It was mid afternoon so only a couple of other tables filled. Our waitress assured is... More 

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Thank picnictree
Bettendorf, Iowa
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10 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

I went for my birthday, very nice people and very good food. It has many options to choose from the menu

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, American, Pizza, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children, Kids, Large groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1050 E Higgins Rd, Elk Grove Village, IL 60007-1590
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Elk Grove Village
  • Phone Number: +1 847-439-2000

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?