We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Gino's North

Pizza, Italian, American, Bar, Pub
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
1111 W Granville Ave, Chicago, IL 60660-2012
+1 773-465-1616
11:30 - 21:30
Closed now
See all hours
Sun 11:30 - 21:30
Mon - Thu 10:30 - 21:30
Fri - Sat 10:30 - 22:30
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

13 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Showing 12: English reviews
Glen Ellyn
Level Contributor
25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 28 June 2016

The name of Gino's is misleading. In fact when we came in with two under drinking age girls who are family members, the man at the door confirned that is is NOT part of the Gino's chain. And he was right. It's called Gino's NORTH not Gino's EAST. It's a locals bar that serves Pizza....and avereg Pizza at that. Loud... More 

Thank george10e
Chicago, Illinois
Level Contributor
274 reviews
181 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2015

The ambience of this place is worth the visit alone. Near the L stop at Granville, the restaurant wears it's historic appearance well. The cocktails are reasonable, but if you order a pizza be prepared to wait. The chef takes care to make everything from scratch. This process is slow, but worth the time and effort. The only drawback is... More 

Thank Terence B
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Level Contributor
111 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2014

I am not a pizza aficionado, except for the one I make at home, which is more like an overloaded focaccia. That said, I have been told by many friends that the pizza is quite good. We get samples at the ANVIL (not Anville) a long-operating gay bar in our neighborhood and indeed it is a good traditional pizza. .... More 

Thank Tomas D
Weston, Wisconsin
Level Contributor
12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 August 2014

Love this tiny hole in the wall restaurant. Booths wrap you and your friends into this friendly place with great food and drink. Go enjoy it.

Thank pspauly63
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Level Contributor
44 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2014

The pizza is made-to-order so prepare to wait a bit, but I promise it is worth the wait. We ordered a deep dish and a thin crust, and it was the best pizza I've had in my life (what can I say, I love my pizza). It's a very cozy little spot and the staff is very friendly. We asked... More 

Thank Caitlyn_Alexandra
Level Contributor
72 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 January 2014 via mobile

We always feel comfortable here. Same staff have been here for years and are very accommodating. Make sure you are not in a hurry, pizza takes 45 minutes to bake but have a salad and some of their yummy garlic bread while you are waiting. Our favorites are the thin crust pizzas, spaghetti with special sauce and sausage and of... More 

Thank Txcin66
Chicago, Illinois
Level Contributor
51 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 July 2013 via mobile

Gino's is an old-time Chicago neighborhood bar that happens to serve tasty pizza. Unpretentious, with prices to match! It's a small place, which just makes it seem intimate and cozy. Staff is friendly and accommodating. If you're in the neighborhood, definitely stop by!

Thank mkoChicago
Level Contributor
157 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 June 2013

We stopped in after a play. The atmosphere is very warm and congenial. The bar looks like one of those pre-Prohibition bars, large, dark mahogany, with bottles displayed in front of mirrors. We grabbed a booth. They have booths along the wall opposite the bar which runs the length of the place. Each booth is semi-circular. We ordered the house... More 

Thank RexGermanorium
Level Contributor
107 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2012

Can't believe this was supposed to be good. Crust was like cornbread and sausage was flattened into bottom of pizza. Had to throw it away.

Thank dingram4
Tucson, Arizona
Level Contributor
33 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 January 2011

This trip was our first time to Chicago & we highly anticipated having authentic deep dish pizza. It was a long train ride from where we were staying, but it was well worth it. So many people say they don't like deep dish because it has too much dough, but somehow Gino's makes theirs with the most flakey, light crust... More 

Thank bombshelter

Been to Gino's North? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 15
Pizza, Italian, American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:30
10:30 - 21:30
10:30 - 21:30
10:30 - 21:30
10:30 - 21:30
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1111 W Granville Ave, Chicago, IL 60660-2012
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago
  • Phone Number: +1 773-465-1616

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Gino's North staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?