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Ferentino's Pizzeria

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825 S Waukegan Rd, Lake Forest, IL 60045-2696
+1 847-615-1000
Sunday
Closed
Hours:
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 21:30
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Highland Park
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ferentino's has consistently good deep dish pizza that our family often uses for carry-out or delivery. Their coupons make it even a better deal!

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Thank Deborah D
Highland Park, Illinois
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156 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love this place, but there a couple of things that give me pause. (1) Toppings seem to make the bill inflate. Other places and pizza chains can deliver similar product for much less. My typical bill for two pizzas is about $42, and we don't go crazy. (2) There is an odor to the pizzas that I can't place.... More 

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Thank GerfnitAuthor
Chicago
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22 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

Someone just asked what our favorite Chicago deep dish pizza is; Giordano's, Uno's, Gino's? All great, but none as good as Ferentino's in Lake Forest. Really.

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Thank tele21
Lake Forest, Illinois
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

Ferentino's offers a full menu and is open for lunch and dinner, but the single slice pizza offering takes the prize. There are several varieties offered for dine-in or carry-out. It's hard to beat for 5 bucks. Add a soft drink and you've got a nice lunch. There is a wide variety of pizza offerings with several different crust options... More 

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Shiloh, Illinois
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53 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Checked out this place based on the reviews and was very pleased. But if you're looking for a sit down place you won't get it at this location. We were told sit down is at their other location. Nevertheless, we were pleased with our food. Excellent meatball sandwich and pizza.

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Highland Park, Illinois
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156 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

You can pick our carry-out order from the others: one X-large thin crust cheese and sausage, and a thin crust medium veggie specialty. After too much eating out (Chinese, seafood, burgers, BBQ), we needed something different, which happened to be the same stuff we always order. And, it was great, like always.

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Thank GerfnitAuthor
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

I am always looking for a different caterer for my executive meetings. We have ordered pizza from here in the past and everyone loves it. I wanted to do something different than sandwiches and pizza so I ordered Italian beef and meatball sandwiches. OMG just as good if not BETTER than Portillo's! Chicken caesar salad was good too. They do... More 

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Thank Kym D
Lake Forest, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

Love, love, love the thin crust pizza! Best ever! Meat balls are also, the best around. We order delivery from here on a regular basis, Ferentino's is even in my favorites for speed dial on my phone!

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Thank ltd1292
Lake Forest, Illinois
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23 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

The thin crust is perfect, great tasting sauce, and toppings. Specially love the "personal" pizza size, perfect for one person. Their sandwiches and salads are also tasty, with generous portions.

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Thank KeLarson
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016

Price and selection is great. Pizza can not be beat! Spinach pan is one of the best. Everyone tried something different and not one complaint about anything. Service is great and the people are awesome.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:30
Thursday
11:00 - 21:30
Friday
11:00 - 21:30
Saturday
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 825 S Waukegan Rd, Lake Forest, IL 60045-2696
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lake County  >  Lake Forest
  • Phone Number: +1 847-615-1000

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?