Illinois Dining July 01, 2018
6 Restaurants In Illinois That Serve The Biggest Pizzas You’ve Ever Seen
Every Illinoisan loves pizza, and we all know the bigger the better. When it comes to gigantic pies that overflow the table, look no further than these six biggest pizzas in Illinois.
Some may say it tastes the same no matter what size it is, but we say pizza is best when its so big you could feed a party. Check them out:
1. Mamma Mia's
This restaurant is known for two amazing food challenges, and pizza is one of them. (The other is a gigantic Italian beef sandwich). The pizza challenge is called "The Don," and it requires two people to complete one 32-inch pie in less than 45 minutes. This is certainly one of the biggest pizzas in Illinois, and it can be found at 1139 N Alpine Rd., Rockford, IL 61107. Learn more about it
2. Pop's Pizzeria
Open weekdays from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. and on weekends from 4 p.m. to 9 or 10 p.m., this epic eatery is known for its amazing pizza buffet as well as a pizza challenge that rivals any other. Given an hour, two people must complete a 32-inch pie crust, cheese, and all. This tasty challenge is not for the small of stomach. Check it out at 938 Maine St., Quincy, IL 62301, and learn more on its website
3. Galati Pizza
This fabulous pizzeria is known for a football-shaped pizza that is obviously perfect for sports parties as well as other gatherings. It is 30 inches by 14 inches and topped with any combination of ingredients. Open daily at 3 p.m., this epic little pizza place is located at 133 E Main St., Round Lake Park, IL 60073, and you can get more information on its website
This great restaurant has been in operation since 1979 and is open daily. It may actually be home to the absolute biggest pie in the state. This 36-inch beast is part of a food challenge where three contestants must complete the behemoth in half an hour. There is also a 29-inch pizza challenge that only a team of two may complete to win. Monday hours are 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. while the rest of the weekdays have hours from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Weekend hours are 4 to 10 p.m. Find it at 402 S Madison St., Lebanon, IL 62254, and learn more on its website
5. Bacci Pizzeria
This restaurant has been a Chicagoland favorite since 1996, and today it has 11 locations throughout the area. It sells a jumbo pizza that is 30 inches in diameter as well as a party pizza that is 24 inches. Each location has different hours, so be sure to check its website
6. J.B. Albertos Pizza
Though not the largest of our state's biggest pizzas, this 24-inch circle of deliciousness is popular amongst locals who know about it. This north side Chicago eatery is located at 1326 W Morse Ave., Chicago, IL 60626 and is open daily, most days beginning at 4 p.m. (3 p.m. on Sundays). Learn more on its website
For more great food like this, check out
12 best pizza places in Illinois that aren’t Chicago.
Which other restaurants serve the biggest pizzas you’ve ever seen? Share your favorites with us below in the comments.