LA GRANGE – Although ordering pizza on Friday night has become a staple in many families’ dinner habits, delivery and carry-out are not the only options.
In downtown La Grange alone, there are numerous pizza joints where families can enjoy a night out and dinner together. Here are five restaurants to keep in mind when ordering this week’s pie:
1. Armand’s Pizzeria
Armand’s Pizzeria on La Grange Road offers thin crust or pan pizza paired with a plethora of optional toppings. The restaurant’s menu also includes a variety of soups, salads, pasta dishes and more.
Armand’s is open from 4 to 9 p.m. Monday through Thursday, from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Friday and Saturday and then from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday.
For information on the pizzeria, 26 S. La Grange Road, visit www.armandspizzeriaexpress.com.
2. Di Nico’s Pizza and Gelato Cafe
Known around town for its $5 pizza by the slice, Di Nico’s Pizza has many other items to offer its customers.
Persons can order at the counter of the restaurant, at 42 S. La Grange Road, which also serves sandwiches, paninis, homemade gelato and Italian ice, appetizers, thin crust pizza, stuffed pizza, pan pizza and more.
Di Nico’s is open daily from 10 a.m. to 3 a.m. To plan your next meal, visit www.dinicospizza.com.
3. Dino’s Pizza and Fast Food
Customers at Dino’s Pizza and Fast Food, 1014 S. La Grange Road, have the option to eat at the restaurant or to have their pizzas delivered.
The restaurant is open from 10:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday, from 10:30 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday and from 11 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. Sunday.
Pizza fans have many choices, such as deep dish, stuffed crust, specialty pizza, pizza by the slice and more. Dino’s menu also offers soups, appetizers, salads, cheese steaks, burgers, pasta dishes, sandwiches and much more. A full menu can be viewed online at www.dinospizzafastfood.com.
4. Fireside Wood fired Pizza and Cafe
On Harris Avenue right before La Grange Road, sits Fireside Wood fired Pizza Cafe. The restaurant serves Artisan wood-fired pizza, toasted sandwiches, salads, fresh soup and more.
Located at 18 W. Harris Ave., the shop is open from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Friday and Saturday and from noon to 8 p.m. Sunday.
A full menu can be found online at www.firesidepizzacafe.com.
5. Lucca’s Pizzeria and Ristorante
Located at 108 W. Burlington Ave., Lucca’s Pizzeria and Ristorante offers customers dine-in, carry out and delivery options.
Although it sports “pizzeria” in its name, the restaurant also serves pastas, salads, ribs, sandwiches and more. A full menu selection is available on line at www.luccaspizzeria.com.
Lucca’s, which recently began opening for lunch, is now open daily from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.