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Medici on 57th

1327 E 57th St, Chicago, IL 60637-1724
+1 773-667-7394
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good41%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (14 reviews)
“sandwiches” (23 reviews)
“garbage pizza” (6 reviews)
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American, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1327 E 57th St, Chicago, IL 60637-1724
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We asked a number of students for places to grab lunch and a number of them suggested this restaurant. We did try the pizza but we were not fans since I think we will stick to thin crust pizza. My daughter is Vegan and she...More

Thank Marc W
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

This place near the university of Chicago campus is a great lunch spot. The burgers are awesome but they have a fairly extensive menu. I chose a burger and loved it . Nice service and a pretty cool atmosphere as well.

Thank bccrab
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

Stopped in on a very cold afternoon (1st snow of the season) after our tour of U of Chicago...something for everyone here! Not only did they offer hot soups and sandwiches, salads and burgers, they also had a large selection on their children’s menu. We...More

Thank CountryDude3
Reviewed 2 November 2017

We hada family lunch there and enjoyed this restaurant from the first step: special decoration (part of it hand writen by the visitors - a lot of fun to read and write something of our own on the walls, tables and benches), good food and...More

Thank Tallule
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Everything was excellent. Kind of a college hang-out, but all ages of people there. Don’t be put off if there is a line at the door, we went there at 1130 on a Sunday, there was a party of 14 waiting. Our party of 4...More

Thank Sandy S
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

We always go to The Med when visiting my daughter or sopping her at college. They have a great selection of pizza and sandwiches along with milkshakes. The is a great spot to get a feeling for U Chicago

Thank Joseph G
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Good menu with plenty of choices. Food was fresh, and well presented and served by friendly staff. Coffee was excellent. The fresh fruit plate was a delightful assortment of fruits not often seen in restaurant fruit option...contained apple, orange, pineapple, fresh blueberries and more. First...More

Thank Anne V
Reviewed 14 August 2017

We enjoyed delicious pizza here for lunch after touring University of Chicago. Prompt and pleasant service in addition to the good food. Easy bus ride back to downtown from here.

Thank iowa_mom_ks
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Although display pictures are not to my like, the food is good. Other than some single items, we also ordered the family size pizza. It is not the same as other deep dip pizza. The "crust", in my opinion is actual bread dough and not...More

Thank Yujen15
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

My daughter and I were visiting a professor at the U of Chicago. He brought us to lunch with his research team at this local neighborhood cafe, located just off the main campus. The place is apparently very popular with the college and the neighborhood...More

Thank Bill R
Hyde Park
If you want to get a feel for quintessential South
Side Chicago, you have to make a stop in Hyde Park,
one of the city’s most popular neighborhoods. This
historic area is home to two of the city’s most
prominent cultural institutions, the Museum of Science
and Industry and the University of Chicago. A stroll
here will bring you past vintage and grand hotels
converted into luxury apartment buildings; peaceful
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
USD 20
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1327 E 57th St, Chicago, IL 60637-1724
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Hyde Park
  • Neighbourhood: Hyde Park
  • Phone Number: +1 773-667-7394
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