[Chicago] Chicago visit

David Rock david at graniteweb.com
Fri Jul 20 01:40:03 CEST 2007

* Damien Grassart <damien at grassart.com> [2007-07-19 18:24]:
> Chris McAvoy wrote:
> > On 7/19/07, Ted Pollari <tcp at mac.com> wrote:
> >   
> >> (I'm not fond of Uno -- plus you can find them all over the country
> >> in chain form and Geno's East is hit or miss in my opinion...but
> >> that's probably just me)
> >>     
> I agree that the franchised Uno's locations aren't very good, but the 
> original one downtown is really not the same IMO.
> > Lou Malnati's!  Lou Malnati's!
> >   
> Actually, Pizano's is owned by Lou's brother, Rudy Malnati Jr., so they 
> have similar pizzas. (Their father started it all by opening Pizzeria 
> Uno, see: http://www.pizanoschicago.com/about.html) Personally, I prefer 
> Lou's for deep-dish and Pizano's for thin, but both places are excellent.
> Anyways, I only mentioned Pizano's because of the original request for a 
> place near Grant Park. =)

I'd vote for Pizano's any day.

David Rock
david at graniteweb.com

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