Amato’s Pizza: One of Chicago’s best pizza spots

Photo of a pepperoni pizza slice Photo Credit: Jocelyn Delgado

By Jocelyn Delgado ’19

Imagine coming home from a long day of work, feeling exhausted. All you want to do is sit back, grab a drink, and take a bite of a hot slice of pizza. From where though? Amato’s Pizza is the way to go.

Serving for over ten years, this pizza never fails to hit the spot. Amato’s Pizza is located in the Elmwood park area, and is available to anyone who desires pizza. Not only do they serve pizza, but they also serve several other Italian specialties that are made to perfection.


Inside of Amato’s Pizza, there’s a small eating area to dine for customers. Above the counter, there is a large menu where it consist of some simple Italian plates that many restaurants attempt to mimic, but cannot compare to Amato’s Pizza.


When going to a pizza place, customers, on average, order pizza. The pizza is simple, but one of the best. The crust is made to perfection. The amount of sauce and cheese added creates one of the best flavors. It’s not too much, or too little. Each topping is added to a perfect and precise amount to satisfy the customer’s cravings. Along with the pizza comes a side of garlic bread that simply melts in your mouth.


The service at Amato’s is one of the best out there. When calling for an order, or even dining in, the customer service they provide is definitely one of the best. Amato’s Pizza has been around for more than ten years, and has continued to please customers with their awesome pizza and great service.

Amato’s classic thin crust Pepperoni Pizza served to perfection.


  • Address: 1737 N Harlem Ave, Chicago, IL 60707
  • Open 7 Days a Week:


Monday-Thursday | 11a.m. – 10p.m.

Friday-Saturday | 11a.m. – midnight

Sun | 11a.m. – 11p.m.


  • You can contact Amato’s Pizza at (773) 622-4333