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Gigio's Pizzeria & Restaurant

1603 E Oakton St, Des Plaines, IL 60018-2107
+1 847-965-4431
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good13%
  • Average0%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
22 Dec 2016
“Some of the best pizza I have ever had”
4 Jan 2016
“Great Thin Crust Pizza !”
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1603 E Oakton St, Des Plaines, IL 60018-2107
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Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

I stumbled upon this place while driving around for work. It has some of the best thin crust pizza I have ever had! It is my go to place for lunch whenever I am in the area.

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank lefty1126
Reviewed 4 January 2016

I ordered a thin crust cheese and mushroom pizza one chilly weeknight for delivery (4 pm - 9 pm CT)to my local hotel room. The pizza was excellent - lots of quality cheese topping and prepared exactly as I asked when ordering. Also, it was...More

Date of visit: December 2015
1  Thank Tom G
Reviewed 25 August 2015

Love their pizza and cheesy beef on garlic bread... It's literally made by Mama Nitti herself, This is comfort food at it's finest.

Date of visit: August 2015
Thank LeoE289
Reviewed 22 April 2015

I didn't think the pizza was very good. My wife went there a couple of times and our opinion was not favorable.

Date of visit: June 2014
Thank grodi1
Reviewed 17 March 2015

Don't be fooled by the small size and unassuming appearance of this place. This is the best pizza you ever had, AND you purchase it by the slice, so everyone gets what they want. Also, the cheesy garlic beef sandwiches and cannolis are magnificent. And...More

Date of visit: March 2015
2  Thank Rita E
Reviewed 18 February 2015

This is a family owned local pizzeria, that has a great menu and their pizza by the slice is the best ever! I love that they are in the neighborhood! They are reasonably priced and care about their customers! My favorite pizza EVER!

Date of visit: January 2015
Thank Glovelady
Reviewed 21 August 2014

Had to have deep dish pizza and it was really good. I would recommend that you don't get a lot of toppings because it gets soggy. The sausage and cheese pizza was to rave about, it sausage is one big piece that covers the whole...More

Date of visit: August 2014
Thank yorkscbuckeye
Reviewed 30 July 2014

I love their pizza! They also have fantastic panzerotti's. May not bethe healthiest meal in town, but it sure is reasonably priced and delicuious!

Date of visit: July 2014
Thank Glovelady
Reviewed 20 May 2013 via mobile

First time ordering from gigio's. one regular crust pizza and a greek salad. Taste was great! Delivery on time at our hotel. The delivery guy was very nice. Great prices overall on the menu (can be seen online). Will order out again from this place!

Date of visit: May 2013
Thank Barbara O
Reviewed 8 March 2013 via mobile

Pizza by the slice is very greasy and to be honest disguisting, it was just taken out of the oven when we walked in. if you get the whole pizza delivered it's completely different, why? I don't understand

Thank lucas23
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3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1603 E Oakton St, Des Plaines, IL 60018-2107
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Des Plaines
  • Phone Number: +1 847-965-4431
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