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California Pizza Kitchen

52 E Ohio St, Chicago, IL 60611-2702
+1 312-787-6075
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Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good40%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“pizza” (72 reviews)
“salad” (22 reviews)
“chicken” (5 reviews)
Opens in 5 min
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CUISINES
American, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Value
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LOCATION
52 E Ohio St, Chicago, IL 60611-2702
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Reviewed 9 September 2016

The food is excellent. We had two waters, a root beer ($2.99), a Gluten Free pizza with pepperoni and Italian sausage ($16.99) and a chicken Melanese ($16.99). The staff were friendly and the restaurant was clean.

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank texastraveler122009
Reviewed 26 August 2016

I reviewed them at length in July, noting their variety, quality of service, and consistency that hasn't faltered since I was a constant customer at the age of 11. For those over-saturated w/Chicago pizza's own over-saturation with ingredients, California Pizza Kitchen offers amazing alternatives, great...More

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank N M
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

We were shopping and we settled on pizza. The place was busy (we were there around 1) but we got a table for 3. Our waitress was fine, but a bit slow. The bread was good. We all got our pizzas and mine was cold...More

Date of visit: July 2016
Thank Emiade
Reviewed 27 July 2016

When I tell people I love CPK they look at me like I'm some hick or something, but I've been coming to CPK since I was little and I'll always love it. Their pizzas are amazing (and they have unique twists, like one that's basically...More

Date of visit: September 2015
1  Thank 17sheridans
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

Visited California pizza kitchen with my wife. We had the famous chicken bbq pizza, one regular and one gluten free. Both pizza where great but compared to other gluten free pizzas the gluten free pizza was fantastic!! Great dough and a lot of stuff on...More

Date of visit: July 2016
1  Thank PierreBjarnfelt
Reviewed 15 July 2016

This restaurant didn't disappoint like one I tried in New York. This restaurant delivers Italian pizza as it should be - a thin, slightly crispy and wonderfully with superb toppings, still the toppings didn't overpower the crust. If room for dessert try the red velvet...More

Date of visit: July 2016
1  Thank Teddy B
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

I really love this restaurant and I have never been disappointed...At that time I went there just to order and pick it up...and it was very good!!! I've ordered the salad that I used to: Moroccan salad which is really really good!!! And the size...More

Date of visit: July 2016
1  Thank jrsbz
Reviewed 11 July 2016

I was raised on Italian pizza so in my mind, pizza is a thin, slightly crispy, Wonderfully crusted entity where the crust compliments the toppings and the toppings don't overpower the crust. Since Chicago pizza lost ALL Of this in translation, I find this MUCH...More

Date of visit: July 2016
Thank N M
Reviewed 5 July 2016

California pizza kitchen in St. Louis is a favorite and we were happy to find the same high quality in ingredients, presentation, and staff. After a long day of walking and decisions it was great to have the comfort of consistent high quality in a...More

Date of visit: July 2016
1  Thank LAB2013
Reviewed 3 July 2016

We had a new server (Ross) who said it was just his third day but he did well. Food was good; reasonable fast and enjoyable. All of my party cleaned their plates! :)

Date of visit: July 2016
Thank Jonathan E
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Reservations, Television, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 52 E Ohio St, Chicago, IL 60611-2702
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Near North Side
  • Neighbourhood: Near North Side
  • Phone Number: +1 312-787-6075
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