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Lou Malnati's Pizzeria

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131 W Jefferson Ave, Ste 123, Naperville, IL 60540-4682
+1 630-717-0700
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11:00 - 00:00
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visit Chicago fairly often to see our daughter in college and most every time we're there, we either order or go to Lou Malnati's! The appetizers, salads and most of all, their Chicago style pizza is the best!! It's a must try! They even have frozen pizzas to take home with you!

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Thank susanv175
Toledo, Ohio, United States
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3 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In Naperville for the weekend and asked locals for suggestions on best place to have Chicago style pizza. Seated right away, server did not appear for 10 minutes or more. Server was knowledgeable about menu and made good suggestions. Once order was taken, we waited over an hour for any of our order to appear. Other tables seated after us... More 

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Thank Cindy W
Aiken, South Carolina
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had dinner here last week. We all had pizza. My grandson loved his but then he did order every optional extra and it turned out to be a very expensive pizza. My pizza was average and definitely not worth the price. I will not be returning here.

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Thank Patricia L
Oakville, Canada
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26 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

I wanted to go back to my old stomping grounds and order the Butter Crust deep dish pie I akways get. Service was OK but food was not as great as I remember. I am hoping that it was an isolated incident.

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Thank RobJakubow
Southampton, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

This is fabulous Chicago style pizza, and the atmosphere is fun and industrial. Our server was excellent!

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Thank kimbrwrite
lima, United States
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98 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Came home overnight so I had to stop for a deep dish pizza. Busy but we pre-ordered and is is great..

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Thank Alain C
St Louis Missouri USA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

This old firehouse serves up the best pizza in the world. Get the Chicago Special. Even the salads are good here. The pizzas take awhile, but totally worth it. Sit outside on the porch if the weather is decent!

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Thank julnilsmith
Crete, Illinois
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

I got a Lou's special. Boyfriend got sausage. We had to wait over 30 minuets for two personal pan pizza. It was in afternoon, not busy. Pizza bland, not sure what fuss is about. I wouldn't recommend.

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Thank candece h
Las Vegas, Nevada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Like most everything people have their favorites. This is ours for pizza. Consistently good, always hot with lots of toppings Lou pleases everyone. Just great pizza the way Chicagoans want it.

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Thank McWett
Hopkins, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

While visiting the with my son we went to get some Chicago style pizza. We were not disappointed. It was very busy but we were able to get a table within 40 minutes. Once we were seated the server was friendly and attentive. The deep dish pizza is the best!!! It has a wonderful buttery crust, is well topped and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 131 W Jefferson Ave, Ste 123, Naperville, IL 60540-4682
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Naperville
  • Phone Number: +1 630-717-0700

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?