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Coal Fire

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₹₹ - ₹₹₹Italian, Pizza
1321 W Grand Ave, Chicago, IL 60642-6447
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“white pizza” (7 reviews)
“pepperoni” (11 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza
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1321 W Grand Ave, Chicago, IL 60642-6447
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Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

First, let me start by saying our waiter, Dylan, was phenomenal. Even my daughter (who is 10) enjoyed him. Super upbeat, a definite selling point. And the pizza, we were thinking deep dish, but so glad we stopped here instead. A wonderful thin crust pizza...More

Thank LadyKlopp
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

I visited Coalfire last night after 2 years (I moved back to Brazil) and the pizza was as good as I remembered! The pepperoni and ricotta pizza is amazing and I love the thin crust (different from pretty much anything you'll find in Chicago). The...More

Thank MariaLimaAguiar
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

We had the onion and pepperoni white pizza. It was pretty good. The burned onions tasted amazing! Since I love and miss red sauce so much after that experience, I need to go back and try a different pizza with some red sauce. Looking forward...More

Thank Brian H
Reviewed 13 May 2017

I haven't had pizza like this in years......at least not since I moved to Las Vegas 19 years ago. The pizza was delicious and the caesar salad was awesome!!!! I can't wait to get back to Chicago and enjoy the restaurant again. Our server Ellen...More

Thank carolb1974
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

I had a 12inch pizza and it was awesome! 3 different sauces to choose from and several toppings. I think it was a little pricey for pizza and they burnt mine the first try. All in all good experience.

Thank jblood38
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

This place is a little out of town but definitely worth it!! The pizza is amazing! And the service is super quick! The crank shaft kolsh beer is amazing!! The pizza was so light you could eat two!! Will definitely return here!!

Thank Jennq86
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Great little wood fired pizza place. Nice atmosphere, good service, and the whipped ricotta definitely lived up to its reputation.

Thank David R
Reviewed 30 December 2016

I read that Coal fire has the best pizza in Chicago, so we were curious. We didn't need resevation and the service was great. They have good options of beers and a really good pizza. I don't know if Coal Fire has the best pizza...More

Thank mogway
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Many different unique Pizzas to choose from. We ordered the Lasagna pizza it was delicious. Service was over the top good. We will definitely be back.

Thank Timothy O
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Six of us went to this restaurant on a Thursday evening. The pizzas were great. All of us were really happy with the two large pizzas we ordered. Sorry to say I don't remember what they were exactly but definitely good. Service was great as...More

Thank Alamills
West Loop
Fulton Market, Randolph Market, Jackson Boulevard and
Greek Town make up the West Loop. The neighborhood is
best known as the location of Oprah Winfrey’s Harpo
Studios, but this downtown neighborhood is also an
up-and-coming spot for Chicago’s trendsetters. Several
sub-neighborhoods within West Loop make this a unique
neighborhood to visit. Dotted with factories and
warehouses, West Loop is packed with various types of
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1321 W Grand Ave, Chicago, IL 60642-6447
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > West Loop
  • Neighbourhood: West Loop
  • Phone Number: 312-226-2625
  • E-mail
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