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Zachary's Chicago Pizza

1853 Solano Ave, Berkeley, CA 94707-2306
+1 510-525-5950
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“deep dish pizza” (52 reviews)
“pie” (26 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM Hours
Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1853 Solano Ave, Berkeley, CA 94707-2306
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I love the deep dish: chicken or spinach. I love to bring international travelers because you say deep pizza and their first reaction is ewww until they actually bite into one and then it is nirvana.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank cvkrueger
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a deep pan pizza, and boy was it deep.we had a large one between 3 of us it was enough for 6. So a big doggy bag was needed. The beer and service was good.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Ross B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I’m married to a Chicagoan and we always have spinach stuffed pizza when we’re back visiting family. Zachary’s is the real deal! Now why can’t we get an italian beef out here?

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank 650joshs
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I have been coming to Zachary's pizza for years. It is a bay area institution. I even served it at my wedding! I've never eaten in the restaurant as it is on the smaller side. Like most locals I order ahead on the phone and...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Wander565427
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The pizza is terrible, it's noisy and crowded--you have to order at counter and the prices are high-food is awful-not even good salads

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Sharon K
Reviewed 29 October 2018

We were visiting Berkeley and decided to lunch at Zachary's based in reviews on Tripadvisor. We were 7 of us (4 adults and 3 kids) and we ordered one medium and one large pizza. We had our fill and a couple of pieces for the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank DeepaPrabhath
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

We were looking for something good to eat that would also accommodate my gluten intolerant aunt. Zachary's TOTALLY fit the bill! We got a delicious Zachary's special loaded with tons of meat, cheese & veggies. My aunt got the gluten free pepperoni pizza. She hadn't...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Pattie S
Reviewed 3 October 2018

I've been living abroad for the better part of a decade, but whenever I come back to the Bay, the first meal, last meal, and arguably too many in between are Zach's unbelievably tasty pies. Some of the most traumatic experiences from my childhood were...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Those Dam B
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

If you love pizza and aren’t eating it because of gluten intolerance, this is your place. They have the regular kind too, of course.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank MzSandy
Reviewed 28 August 2018

This place is always packed and is popular with Americans ( I never see any Europeans eating there). People love this place because they make pizza with "globs" of cheese. If you already have heart disease, it is best to stay away and eat at...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Jerry H
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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

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, 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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