About This Location
For 50 years, the original Gino’s East has been offering the best deep dish pizza experience in Chicago. Since we opened our doors in 1966, we’ve shared millions of our signature golden-crust Chicago-style pizzas with Chicagoans, celebrities, and visitors from all over the world. Don’t believe us? The writing is on the walls! We’re world-famous for our tradition of letting all of our customers leave their mark on our restaurant.
Gino’s East South Loop is located in the heart of the historic Printer's Row district, not far from museum campus.
Gino’s East was voted a must-visit while in Chicago by TripAdvisor in 2015. Come enjoy legendary deep dish pizza at our neighborhood sports bar.
Gino’s East South Loop prides itself on being a Chicago neighborhood hot spot and in response has solely Chicago land beers on tap.
We also offer a large craft beer selection. You won’t find your typical domestic beers here! We also offer wine and house made cocktails.
Please see our menu for our drink selections.
Have the legend delivered straight to your door.
Let us cater your next event! We’ll do all the work so you can have all the fun!
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We offer our legendary deep dish and thin crust pizzas for catering, along with appetizers, salads, pastas, sandwiches, and even desserts! Click on our catering menus below to view the details.
Whether you are throwing a special party at home or having an important business event, our catering representatives are here to assist you!
Our Catering Representatives will answer all of your questions at 312-939-1818!
- Monday – Friday 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
- Sales Offices are CLOSED Saturday & Sunday.
- All calls made after hours will be returned the next business day.
- You may also contact the restaurant nearest you for assistance.
- When placing catering orders, we appreciate receiving your order at a minimum of 24 hours in advance.
- We will do everything we can to accommodate same day orders. However, menu and delivery options may be limited.
Our warming kit includes pan, rack, and canned heat and can be added to any order for $8.00 each. Each warming kit can heat two half trays or one full tray.
We accept cash, company checks, and all major credit cards. Open a Gino’s East Corporate Account and begin receiving benefits today! Contact one of our representatives at 312-623-3532 to ask for more details.
In the event that you need to cancel your catering order, there is no charge if cancelled 24 hours prior to pick-up or delivery. A 50% charge of the total order will apply for same day cancellations.
You can pick up your catering order from your local Gino’s East location.
Delivery service is available throughout our delivery zone. Outside of our delivery zone? Ask your representative if delivery is available in your area, an extra delivery charge may apply. Gratuity is not included.
Choose from the following delivery options:
- Standard Delivery $3.50 • Includes Delivery Only
- Deluxe Delivery Standard +15% of order total Includes Delivery & Set Up Maximum $100 charge
- The Works: Deluxe + $30.00 per hour (per server). Includes delivery, set up, service, and clean up. Minimum 3-hours of service time.
*Just let us know how many people you are serving and we’ll include plates, napkins, and utensils for no additional charge.
* Please be advised that some of our dishes may contain allergens such as gluten, tree nuts, dairy, shellfish, or peanut oil. If you are unsure about a certain menu item, please contact us.
Reservations are based on a 15 person minimum. These packages are available for dine-in only. Our packages include soft drinks, coffee, and tea (excluding bottled beverages). Package prices include taxes, fees, and gratuity.
Prices and inclusions are subject to change at any time.
Menu restrictions may apply.
Build a custom package to fit the needs of your specific event. We require a minimum selection from two kitchen fare categories. Our menu is served family style for all to enjoy. Event times are from 1 - 2 hours, based on package combinations.
Private events available. Contact our Event Management Department at:
Your guests will delight in sharing three pre-selected appetizers from our menu.
Salad makes the perfect complement to any meal. Pre-select a family style salad from our menu.
Enjoy Gino's East deep dish or gourmet thin crust pizzas for your group
You will be able to choose two pastas to be served family style for your guests from our menu.
Indulge your sweet tooth with Gino's East desserts.
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