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Zachary's Chicago Pizza

1853 Solano Ave, Berkeley, CA 94707-2306
+1 510-525-5950
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“deep dish pizza” (50 reviews)
“pie” (24 reviews)
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Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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1853 Solano Ave, Berkeley, CA 94707-2306
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Being a lifelong Chicagoan I have to say the pizza is ok. Not as good as in Chicago but probably the best you’ll get In California. The meatballs were tasty.

Thank Fred R
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

Amazing food and reasonably quick service. I miss going here. There's usually a wait and you'll have to write down your name for a table. So go a tad bit early on weekdays and definitely much earlier on weekends. Once you're done, go over yo...More

Thank Sharmila N
Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

Ok... certainly not a pizza you would get in Italy, but certainly an unforgettable pizza (pie) experience. Introduced to Zachary’s by a work colleague about 15 years ago, and tried to visit when in area. Love it...

Thank NikJ
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Zachary's has been an East Bay institution for many years and one of the gold standards against which other pizzas are judged. But Zachary's seems to win all the time. Both the deep dish and thin crust are top notch and the salads are good...More

Thank randygee
Reviewed 3 March 2018

This is one of the best pizza places around. This is deep dish pizza and is loaded with goodies. We try to visit this place whenever we have an urge for pizza but go there very hungry!

Thank P5078RTrobertm
Reviewed 3 March 2018

This is GREAT deep-dish pizza! The Caesar Salad is the BEST I have ever eaten ANYWHERE! The Mediterranean Pizza anf the Chorizo deep-dish are my favorites! You can "Make your own" is you like. Vegetarians and meat eaters alike will walk away satisfied with pizza...More

Thank keleyp
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

We’ve had Chicago style pizza in Chicago, never find the real thing other places. Zachary’s has real Chicago style pizza! Service is absolutely amazing. They have a system where you can order your pizza while waiting for your table. Pizza is ready shortly after you...More

Thank Tony McGee a
Reviewed 8 February 2018

Zachary's has been around for as long as we've been in the the Bay Area. Every year we order pizza to take up to our family's Super Bowl Sunday get-together. The crust is crispy and toppings baked into the cheese and sauce. Always ready when...More

Thank Deborah B
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

As a Chicagoan, I am skeptical when it comes to deep dish pizza made out of the Chicago land area. I took the family yesterday. We arrived early enough to grab a table for dinner. We ordered the deep dish Carne and combined with other...More

Thank Viajeroblue
Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

I was worried that the greatness of Zachary’s pizza had ballooned in my memory after several years away,so when I returned to get their signature pizza I was delighted to find it was just as good as I remembered. Wonderful to find that they are...More

Thank Michael B
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14 August 2016|
Response from Sky G | Reviewed this property |
I don't believe they accept reservations. You can order take out though if you don't feel up to waiting in line.
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$ 20
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1853 Solano Ave, Berkeley, CA 94707-2306
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Berkeley
  • Phone Number: +1 510-525-5950
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