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Lou Malnati's Pizzeria

439 N Wells St, Chicago, IL 60654-4512
+1 312-828-9800
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“deep dish pizza” (474 reviews)
“malnati salad” (84 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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439 N Wells St, Chicago, IL 60654-4512
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Reviewed yesterday

While the wait was incredibly hectic the food made up for it. The taste was second to none. I am more of a thing crust lover but the deep dish here was amazing! Service was great and price range is standard. I love the classic...More

Thank Claudia M
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We always eat here when we visit Chicago. We had our 2 year old with us so take out was our best option since the pizza takes so much time to cook. It was perfect as usual. The sauce is the very very very best....More

Thank Marci H
LouMalnatis, Public Relations Manager at Lou Malnati's Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you, Marci! We are happy to hear you enjoyed your pizza and were able to dine in with us while in Chicago. We look forward to your next trip again soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I will srltart out by saying I and New York style thin crust pizza guy. We were on a visit to Chicago and took in Lou deep dish. Amazingly good. Just a pepperoni andcheese was enough. First the sause on top threw me off. I...More

Thank Judpma012
Reviewed 1 week ago

I found Lou Malnati's on my fifth trip to Chicago in September 2017 and in January 2018 I hunted down my credit card bills to make sure I had it right. I've now been to two outlets, one in Elk Grove suburbs and this Wells...More

Thank Melanie M
Reviewed 1 week ago

The deep dish pizza tastes very good. It has not as much cheese as other place but has a thick layer of meat. It tastes the best when it is still hot. After people finish the first slice, the pizza cools down so the cheese...More

Thank Zhenzhong S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place with friendly service. The traditional Chicago Pizza is very good with the butter crust. Remember, this is not a quick pizza experience. It takes time to bake something that thick so if you are in a hurry plan accordingly. We tried both of...More

Thank BillTweed
LouMalnatis, Public Relations Manager at Lou Malnati's Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review! We are happy to hear you enjoyed your deep dish pizza with us. Come back again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

TripAdvisor community delivers once again. This pizza was amazing. Four of us...two had the deep dish and my wife and I had the gluten free this crust. Sons report the deep dish was amazing. Wife and I split a gluten free (one size) small pizza...More

Thank BluejayOne
LouMalnatis, Public Relations Manager at Lou Malnati's Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your feedback! We are happy to hear you enjoyed your pizza and had a great experience with our team while dining in with us. We look forward to serving you again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I really wanted to like this place, having been recommended by locals and getting good reviews overall, but as it turns out not a great experience. There were 4 in our party and we got the garlic bread to share, 3 personal pizzas with drinsk...More

Thank Keith P
LouMalnatis, Public Relations Manager at Lou Malnati's Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for bringing this to our attention, Keith. We are sorry to hear about your disappointing experience with the food and service you received while dining in with us. If you're open to it, our management team would love to speak with you more...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had been to Chicago before, and tried Giordano's and it was good. We got a recommendation from a local to try this place, and took a chance, and wow, was it worth it. Be prepared to be waiting if you're not early into the...More

Thank DonSmail
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The place was packed line out the door, we came before the game.. remember when ordering it take about 30 minutes for your pizza to come out. The pizza tasted delish in flavors and ingredients, had enough sauce and cheese like no other. We also...More

1  Thank Ann M
LouMalnatis, Public Relations Manager at Lou Malnati's Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review, Ann! We are happy to hear you enjoyed your pizza and had a great experience with our team. Come back again soon!

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Dee L
29 December 2017|
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Response from Garland J | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can order online through Amazon.
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8 July 2017|
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Mehdi H
30 May 2016|
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Response from KitKat59 | Reviewed this property |
Giordano's is stuffed pizza (toppings are stuffed into the pie) and Lou's is deep dish (toppings are on top of the pie) Giordanos is dense Lou's although hearty is not as dense. Matter of personal taste, both are great!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 20
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 11:00 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: 439 N Wells St, Chicago, IL 60654-4512
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago
  • Phone Number: +1 312-828-9800
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