The Thick-Cut Square Pizza At Union Squared May Be Illinois’ Best Kept Secret
There’s a restaurant in Evanston, Illinois that serves square pizza that is just as good as a circular one. In fact, this Detroit-style pizza is very similar to Chicago-style pizza in many ways.
From the thick crust to the crispy edges, you might think this pizza is an Illinois invention, but the credit has to go to our Michigan friends. Scroll on for more details.
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Union Squared is open Sunday, Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday between 4 p.m. and 9 p.m. as well as Friday and Saturday between 4 p.m. and 10 p.m., and you can get more details on its website or Facebook page.
An Illinois transplant who grew up and went to school in Indiana for 22 years, Elizabeth holds a BFA in creative writing and has enjoyed traveling across the country and parts of Europe. She has visited half of the states, as well as parts of Canada, Mexico, and the Caribbean, and regularly travels home to the Hoosier State to see friends and family. With more than five years of writing experience, Elizabeth’s articles have been featured on several websites, and her poetry and short stories have been published in multiple literary journals.
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