August 3, 2018

There is no shortage of pizza chains in America, ranging from lightning-fast gourmet joints to pepperoni-stained juggernauts. But for many, the true heart of pizza beats in small regional chains. Some define the very idea of pizza for generations, serving as community centers with checkered tablecloths. Some expanded out of big cities to transform the notion… Read more »

SAVOR Aurelio’s Pizza Wrigleyville

May 29, 2018

SAVOR Aurelio’s Pizza Wrigleyville DISH Weekly Dining Guide A revered pizza chain ( 42 locations throughout the nation ) that is known all over the South Side of Chicago and the southern suburbs is making its initial foray into the North Side—and the heart of Cubs country. Aurelio’s Pizza ( 3801 N. Clark St.; ) is… Read more »

Best of the Region 2018: Food and Dining

May 20, 2018

Aurelio’s Pizza was founded in 1959, using an old family recipe. Aurelio’s Multiple locations “If you’re not a good pizza, you’re not going to be around for 59 years.” So says Joe Aurelio of the pizza chain his father started in 1959. Joseph A. Aurelio Jr. opened the first Aurelio’s Pizza at 2041 Ridge… Read more »