The Slice

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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.

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.

Logan Square »

Marcello's Father and Son's food truck features four solar panels on the roof.

Logan Square »

The 30-day tour will end with the first Chicago Pizza Summit.

West Rogers Park »

The Western Avenue tavern with a famous neon marquee has started offering Detroit-style pan pizza.

Pilsen »

Ald. Danny Solis (25th) said the opening of two new pizza restaurants will be "a good thing."

Lincoln Square »

What's a Chicago guy doing selling NY-style pizza? Doing it better than New Yorkers, that's what.