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Beggars Pizza has been bringing a delicious array of pizza and food to Chicagoland for over 35 years!
From the time Angelo Garetto opened the door to his first customer in 1976, people have been enjoying Beggars Pizza. Angelo’s sons Larry and Peter (of blessed memory) and their families, work hard every day to carry on the quality name of Beggars Pizza. By providing a family-style atmosphere in their restaurants and a positive influence in the communities we serve, the name “Beggars” continues to mean something!
Beggars has grown to 20 locations and their original location on 127th and Western is still open. You can find Beggars in Chicago (Five locations), Blue Island (two locations),Northwest Indiana (two Locations), Bourbonnais, Harvey, Lansing, Marionette Park, Mokena, New Lenox, Oak Forest, Oak Lawn, Orland Park, Plainfield and Richton Park.
Beggars has a full menu including their pizza that is one of the top 100 pizzas in the country, The Southtown Star voted Beggars Best deep dish Pizza in 2012, and Chicago Pizza Fest honored Beggars with the best thin style pizza. Additional menu items include a variety of appetizers including boneless chicken wings, loaded nachos, and breaded veggies. Customer favorites include Beef and Sausage sandwiches, pasta dishes, hamburgers and a great variety of salads. At some locations you can even enjoy refreshing Gelato and Ice Cream. Don’t forget their daily beer specials.
Beggars specializes in catering and can deliver catered orders to your home or business, some locations even have private rooms available. Beggars is a great place for holiday parties and graduation parties.
Remember Beggars famous slogan, “WE LAY IT ON THICK”. You will understand what that means with every bite of their thin or thick crust pizza.