The Slice

About this feature

Welcome to "The Slice," a page dedicated to all things pizza. Here, you'll find DNAinfo Chicago stories about everything from the history of Chicago pizza to new pizza spots popping up in your 'hood. Stay for a slice, or a square.

Downtown »

Deep dish pizza is surprisingly easy to make at home. Here's how to do it.

Wrigleyville »

New choices include candied bacon and Korean pork belly hot dogs.

Wrigleyville »

The Myrtle Beach Pelicans will represent Chicago 'Za against whatever that is they have in New York.

River North »

Do you know your deep-dish pizzas from your tavern-style pizzas?

Wicker Park »

To enter the pizza eating contest, fans need to upload a 1-minute video of themselves eating pizza.

The Loop »

If you think Chicago pizza is just deep-dish, you know nothing. We're here to help. 

Downtown »

It's hard to believe, but there was a time when pizza in Chicago was a novelty.

Lakeview »

Chicago native Dave Lichterman has brought his love of city pizza to the Pacific Northwest.

Wicker Park »

The Michigan-based pizza chain just opened its 20th Chicagoland store. 

Bucktown »

Slated for June 15 at Dimo's Pizza, "A Slice of Life" calls for people to share stories about pizza.

Wicker Park »

The West Loop-based spot's second location will have eight new pizzas and a big beer, cocktail menu.

Lincoln Park »

"We knew there'd be a lot of interest, but we had no idea it would be like this," a spokeswoman said.

Lincoln Square »

The love affair squirrels have for Chicago pizza continues.