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Aurelio’s Hosts Lumberjack Pizza Eating Contest

October 6, 2016

Some of the world’s best lumberjacks came together to battle over who can take down the most pizza at Aurelio’s Pizza in Homewood. “Using Aurelio’s ingredients and recipe, the lumberjacks cooked their own pizzas. Nearly half of the cheese pizza the lumberjacks made in Aurelio’s kitchen was left as Bertolettio, outnumbered three to one, gobbled down… Read more »

Chicago’s Best Pizza of 2016

September 15, 2016

Aurelio’s sausage pizza was recently named one of the best pizza’s in Chicago by the Chicago Tribune. “Pizza is a contentious topic in Chicago, with as many locals hating on deep-dish as there are tourists eating it. We, however, don’t discriminate. There’s great pizza of all shapes and sizes in this city — you just… Read more »

Aurelio’s Named #1 Chicago Iconic Pizzeria

August 18, 2016

Chicago Eater named the 25 most iconic pizzerias in Chicago and it’s no surprise that Aurelio’s Pizza Homewood was at the top of that list! “Chicago’s oldest pizza franchise restaurant now has locations across six states serving its beloved thin crust slices. Go wild and mix and match toppings until your heart’s content. Italian beef with… Read more »

Aurelio’s Teams Up with the Shedd for Beach Cleanup

July 29, 2016

Longtime Aurelio’s Pizza customer Lisa Galullo and her son and daughter walked on 12th Street Beach on Tuesday, pausing every few seconds to pick up pieces of glass, empty beer cans and plastic bottles. Galullo was one of 15 volunteers from Aurelio’s Pizza who teamed up with Shedd Aquarium for Great Lakes Action Day, an… Read more »

Where does Jane Lynch love to go when in Chicago?

June 14, 2016

…Aurelio’s! “I also love going to the Restoration Hardware restaurant, The Publican, and Aurelio’s Pizza. Last time I was in town, I was giving a speech at Columbia College and my whole family and I went out to Aurelio’s.” Read the full article here: