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Gino's East

#146 of 7,600 Restaurants in Chicago
Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
Neighbourhood:
Magnificent Mile
As featured in Best Food in Chicago
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162 E Superior St, Chicago, IL 60611-2916
+1 312-988-4200
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Hours:
Wed 00:00 - 23:59
Thu 09:00 - 23:00
Fri - Mon 00:00 - 23:59
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Portage, Michigan
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83 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We have had many of the other competitors pizza, Gino's still stands out as our favorite. The atmosphere of this location adds to the fun. Top notch and keep up the good work.

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Thank Dan0o
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25 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This was my third time at Ginos but first at this location. There was no system for the overabundance of people pouring in the front door. Several tables were seated in front of our party of three even though we arrived there first. Once we were seated the service was fine. The food wasn't amazing, but it was filling and... More 

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Thank MaryAnne T
Louisville, Kentucky
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Not really much to say. Tried it based on reviews. Got the deep dish and it wasn't done. Had one piece each and tossed the rest.

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Thank cdubya13
Greater London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Popped in here as it was just around the corner from my hotel and I wanted to try the deep pan Pizza that Chicago is renowned for. The service from the front desk to my table was of the high standard I had grown to expect and very personable; staff were genuinely interested in what I had been doing, where... More 

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Thank Justin S
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First time in Chicago and everyone says you have to have a Chicago style pizza. More than a couple friends recommended Gino's East and they met the expectations! Jason our waiter provided excellent service and suggestions because you can't eat everything you see here!

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Thank Vincent B
Saint Thomas, Canada
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5 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

First time had to wear winter coat while eating in a restaurant!! Dined at table on 2nd floor, breezy and cold location. Expressed concern to hostess, saw her mention to manager who walked away. The waitress acknowledged cold air over table. We had to cover pizza with napkin, hoping to keep it moderately warm... Lost attention to what matters the... More 

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Thank Orr1
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38 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Yes it was Chicago style but the crust is closer to cornbread than anything else. Not really my style and I wouldn't say it was special otherwise. Cool place and decent wait staff.

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Thank Greg R
Cincinnati, Ohio
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103 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We always have a pizza delivered our first night as we arrive later in the evening .Delivered hot and delicious . Small is plenty for 2-3 people .

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Thank Bill G
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Gino's remains one of my top Pizza stops while in Chicago. They make the best crust of all the pizza places in Chicago.

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Thank William B
Grand Prairie, Texas, United States
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337 reviews
198 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I will admit I've only had deep dish pizza a few times but Gino's definitely does it right. This was walking distance from our hotel and around alot of other places to check out. The food was good, the staff were friendly, and it wasn't overly packed. I have no complaints.

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Thank Tirzah D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
00:00 - 23:59
Monday
00:00 - 23:59
Wednesday
00:00 - 23:59
Thursday
09:00 - 23:00
Friday
00:00 - 23:59
Saturday
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 162 E Superior St, Chicago, IL 60611-2916
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Magnificent Mile
  • Neighbourhood: Magnificent Mile
  • Phone Number: +1 312-988-4200

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Magnificent Mile
Over 400 stores pack the concrete along Michigan Avenue, the eight-block stretch known as Magnificent Mile. This area between Oak Avenue and the Chicago River is more a shopping paradise than a full-out neighborhood. For prime upscale shopping, this is the place to go. It’s busy, energetic, and packed with shoppers. You'll also find hundreds of restaurants and dozens of hotels, all on the mid- to high-end scale. Some of the city’s most iconic buildings like the Wrigley Building, John Hancock Center and other architectural marvels define the magnificence of this neighborhood.
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