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Old 03-28-2008, 12:56 PM
 
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I am taking a junior high student council group to chicago this summer. There will be about 40 of us altogether, mostly students from ages 13 to 15. I want them to experience Chicago deep dish pizza. I have read various comments on the internet about Gino's East, Giordano's, Lou Malnati's, etc. Which place would be the most enjoyable for kids this age, taking into consideration the pizza, atmosphere, etc.? Thank you. Jim
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Old 03-28-2008, 01:19 PM
 
Location: Chicago
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I am taking a junior high student council group to chicago this summer. There will be about 40 of us altogether, mostly students from ages 13 to 15. I want them to experience Chicago deep dish pizza. I have read various comments on the internet about Gino's East, Giordano's, Lou Malnati's, etc. Which place would be the most enjoyable for kids this age, taking into consideration the pizza, atmosphere, etc.? Thank you. Jim

The Original Gino's East would have the best atmosphere for that age group and has great pizza.
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Old 03-28-2008, 02:12 PM
 
Location: Phoenix metro
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Agreed.... Gino's East in Chicago would be a blast.
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Old 03-28-2008, 02:16 PM
 
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While we've beaten the pizza topic to death for our own purposes ( Best pizza in Chicago? ), I have to agree that for 40 people, mostly young teens, Gino's East would be the best. Have fun!
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Old 03-28-2008, 04:18 PM
 
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Yes, go to Gino's East and write on the walls! The middle schoolers will love it.

But if you want a more sophisticated pizza with adult friends, go to Spacca Napoli in Ravenswood. It's not deep dish, but it really great Neopolitan pizza with the best ingredients available.
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Old 03-29-2008, 01:08 AM
 
Location: Bora Bora: Vava'u.
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Gino's East has the best Pizza. I have lived in many states and have not found anyplace even close to Gino's.
I yearn for the taste!!!!!

Gino's all the way!!!!!!
You will not be sorry
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Old 03-29-2008, 10:32 AM
 
Location: Cardboard box
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Gino's east?...Just make sure to bring the pepto, I go there and I just can't stop.
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Old 03-31-2008, 05:52 PM
 
Location: Cabrini Green
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I recently fell in Love with "Giordano's" on Halsted in Greek town...lovely view....of course good pizza
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