Great Lake

Great Lake

1477 W Balmoral Ave, Chicago, IL
(773) 334-9270 serving: Edgewater, Far North Side

Sidewalk Score: 7 out of 10
Location, Location, Location:


Pizza, Cheap Eats, Mastercard Accepted, Local Favorite, $, Visa Accepted, Restaurants, Hidden Find,

The Low Down


Know Before You Go: The one table, a communal deal that accommodates about eight, isn't exactly a prime spot. And it can be a pain with all those milling customers waiting for their pies.

Save Time: This isn't really a good choice if you are impatient. The staff is perfectly capable, it's just that the pizzas are lovingly brought to life in a single-capacity oven, so it's one-in, one-out all night-long.

Rants, Raves & Reviews

by at Gayot

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