Pequod's Pizza, Chicago, Illinois

25 Mentions on Trippy

2207 N Clybourn Ave

Chicago, IL 60614

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(773) 883-0344

  • 5 mentions in Best Chicago pizza?

    • Emily B.

      Emily B. said, "...have a cornmeal crust that is divine! If you're a meat eater I suggest getting sausage on your pie, it's amazing! Pequod's Pizza is also very good and I agree there caramelized crust is what sets them apart! Heading up there will..." See More

    • Trevor M.

      Trevor M. said, "...Go to Pequod's Pizza in Lincoln Park which serves up a fantastic deep dish pizza famous for its carmalized crust. They don't sell by the slice but they do have a 'personal size' pizza which is a great alternative. From Millenium park,..." See More

    • Jillian G.

      Jillian G. said, "...I'm not sure if you've taken this trip, but I agree with Trevor on Pequod's Pizza as the caramelized crust is unlike any other! If you want to stay closer to the loop, head to Lou Malnati's Pizzeria for a classic Chicago..." See More

    • Tandy L.

      Tandy L. said, "...often, but just to give you an idea, on my tour, we went to Pizano's Pizza , Flo & Santos , Pequod's Pizza and Gino's East . $60 might seem a bit much for an afternoon tour, but it was so worth..." See More

    • Lauren F.

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      Lauren F. said, "...Pizzeria (multiple locations) for their delicious butter corn crust, their sausage comes in large patties rather than the usual small pieces), Pequod's Pizza with their amazing caramelized crust, and The Art of Pizza (by-the-slice options) for an overall great deep dish. For..." See More

  • 3 mentions in Who has the best pizza in Chicago?

    • Bryan R.

      Bryan R. said, "... Pequod's Pizza is hands down the best. It's authentic Chicago style, but it's not super thick and doesn't have an overwhelming amount of cheese (like Giordano's does). Their distinguishing feature is that the outer crust is carmelized cheese instead of bread, and..." See More

    • Mike B.

      Mike B. said, "...Lou Malnati's Pizzeria - best deep dish pizza, hands down. Pequod's Pizza on the north side - soooo good...." See More

    • Jennifer S.

      Jennifer S. said, "...invented)Pizano's Pizza (Rudy Malnati Sr. was credited with investing deep dish at Pizzeria Uno, his son opened this chain)Lou Malnati's Pizzeria Pequod's Pizza (pan pizza) Thin Crust Pizza: CoalfireSpacca Napoli Pizzeria..." See More

  • 3 mentions in Cheap Fun Activities in Chicago

    • Jillian G.

      Jillian G. said, "...I lived in Chicago for 8 years (my last apartment was close to Moody!) and my favorite deep dish is still Pequod's Pizza. Hard to beat their caramelized crust! For some different ideas, have you thought of doing a food or..." See More

    • Lori E.

      Lori E. said, "...Yes to Pequod's Pizza! Also, check out what's going on at the Chicago Cultural Center. Its a great way to see some of the cultural offerings in Chicago without breaking the bank. If you are a teacher or student - read..." See More

    • Mo C.

      Mo C. said, "...Best deep dish is Pequod's Pizza. Avoid Gino's East, Lou Malnati's, and Giordano's. These are all tourist traps...." See More

  • 2 mentions in Best hidden gems in Chicago?

    • Kara S.

      Kara S. said, "...are a few of my favorite can't miss places in Chicago for a weekend trip. For pizza, I would definitely recommend Pequod's Pizza gets my vote for the best deep dish pizza in the city! If you're into specialty cocktails, I..." See More

    • Emily M.

      Emily M. said, "...popular lists (e.g. Eater): Ada Street, Tango Sur, Ruxbin Kitchen, Schwa (although impossible to get into!), Goosefoot (really amazing, highly recommend), Pequod's Pizza, Chicago Pizza & Oven Grinder Co (trust me). I really trust Eater so would check out their recos...." See More

  • 2 mentions in One night in Chicago for friend's birthday - What to do?

    • Susie C.

      Susie C. said, "...might give you some unique & budget friendly options (especially the hostels) - My favorite deep dish pizza is at Pequod's Pizza in Lincoln Park. For really good local beer try Revolution Brewing. My favorite beer bar is Links Taproom which..." See More

    • Eric T.

      Eric T. said, "...An awesome pizza and sports place is Pequod's Pizza it's definitely off the Mile. Look at staying at the Hotel Lincoln or Longman & Eagle They are both tucked into neighborhoods and are much more unique than the "downtown" Chicago that locals..." See More

  • 2 mentions in What is your favorite restaurant in Chicago?

    • Lauren F.

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      Lauren F. said, "...die for, Mediterranean-inspired dishes Blackbird Restaurant - beautiful, delicious food Au Cheval - best cheeseburger in the city Lou Malnati's Pizzeria, Pequod's Pizza, or Coalfire for pizza Girl & the Goat - small, delicious plates by Stephanie Izard Bohemian House -..." See More

    • Jessie K.

      Jessie K. said, "...Union Sushi + Barbeque Bar, Pequod's Pizza, Homeslice, State & Madison, Chicago Cut Steakhouse, Café Ba-Ba-Reeba!..." See More

  • 2 mentions in Chicago must sees in 2-3 days? Hotels, restaurants, etc...

    • Jillian G.

      Jillian G. said, "...favorite is Lou Malnati's Pizzeria, but for caramelized crust pizza and to get out of the city a little, go for Pequod's Pizza in Lincoln Park. You can easily hop the red line or take an Uber. As for attractions, I love..." See More

    • Lauren F.

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      Lauren F. said, " get anywhere in the city! As far as food goes, Chicago is full of endless possibilities. Lou Malnati's Pizzeria and Pequod's Pizza are two of my favorites for deep dish pizza, and if you're on the north side closer to Wrigley..." See More

  • 2 mentions in Best, most unique Chicago food--on a budget?

    • Rob C.

      Rob C. said, "...the Revolution Brewing Brewery ( My two favorite spots for deep dish pizza is Lou Malnati's Pizzeria on Rush St and Pequod's Pizza. Here's another link for you that might help. It lists all the Chicago classics that only locals "in..." See More

    • Jillian G.

      Jillian G. said, "...sit option as well which is quick (seating for this is outside). For pizza, my unique to Chicago favorite spot is Pequod's Pizza. Two words: caramelized crust. That's all you really need to know. For bbq, Lillie's Q. It's just good...." See More

  • 1 mention in Can't decide! What's a better place to visit, Cleveland or Chicago?

    • Jillian G.

      Jillian G. said, "...don't take reservations however, so I'd say get there right at 5pm when they open and you won't have a problem. Pequod's Pizza- located a little outside of River North, but worth it! The caramelized crust is ON point! My favorite..." See More

  • 1 mention in Best neighborhood for a group of 20-something year old guys

    • Trevor M.

      Trevor M. said, "...a few touristy pizza places you'll want to avoid) and I've narrowed it down to one that I recommend to everyone. Pequod's Pizza- This place is the real-deal and a local favorite. They're known for their incredible, crunchy and caramelized crust..." See More

  • 1 mention in Chicago recommendations for brief business trip?

    • Jillian G.

      Jillian G. said, "...Lou's. If you are a pineapple pizza person, go for Giordano's. And if you're down to cab it, definitely go for Pequod's Pizza. They. have. caramelized. crust. Enough said!..." See More

  • 1 mention in What to do in one weekend in Chicago?

    • Jillian G.

      Jillian G. said, " Au Cheval for the cheeseburger. It's the best in Chicago. You have to eat some pizza too, of course. Try Pequod's Pizza, the caramelized crust is hard to beat. For a fun sit down pizza spot, try Piece Brewery &..." See More