A Classic Slice of Pizza

There is something that is just classic about a slice of cheese pizza. The flavor of fresh mozzarella cheese, accentuated by an authentic sauce and traditional crust. We have a list of places where you can get a great slice of cheese pizza – or one with whatever toppings you prefer.

Cheese Pizza from Gelsosomo's

Gelsosomo’s Pizzeria and Pub (Lemont) -  A place where families and friends could gather to celebrate life’s ordinary and extraordinary moments over a pie. This old-school family pizzeria provides diners with 32 different pizza options to choose from. They have perfected the pizza pie. Everyone in your dining party is sure to find a pizza they love.

Pizza from Halftime (we couldn't find a cheese pizza photo, so this one has sausage and pepperoni)

Halftime Restaurant Pizza & Cocktails (Ottawa) - This family friendly restaurant makes pizzas from scratch with all of the toppings you could ask for. Their pizza is the best Ottawa has to offer and if you are looking for real Chicago style pizza, then make a stop at Halftime Restaurant Pizza & Cocktails.

Salad and cheese pizza at The County Seat

The County Seat Pub & Pizzeria (Morris) - The County Seat serves sandwiches including Italian Beef, salads, and the famous specialty pizzas. They hand create each pizza using the freshest ingredients made. Spend the night with locals listening to live music while enjoying a beverage from the bar and pizza.

Cheese Pizza from Pine Hills

Pine Hills Golf Club Bar & Restaurant (Ottawa) - This restaurant offers an extensive menu full of homemade family recipes. Some of their staples include Chicago style pizza, calzones, their signature foldovers, and Julie’s gourmet cheesecakes. They take pride in having the largest gluten free menu in the area, along with vegetarian options and a fun kid’s menu.

Cheese Pizza from Macianos'

Maciano’s Pizza & Pastaria (Shorewood) - Maciano’s specializes in mouthwatering pizzas and authentic Italian cuisine. Using the freshest ingredients, Maciano's award-winning chefs create unforgettable flavors that will tempt any palate. 

Server holding Cemeno's Cheese Pizza

Cemeno’s Pizza (Joliet) - A family owned tradition in Joliet for over 40 years. Cemeno’s Pizza offers pizza, pasta, tasty sandwiches, and dessert. The Chicago classic, a Deep Dish Pizza, with Mozzarella cheese piled a full inch, is truly a pizza pie, and hits the spot. Cemeno's is perfect for a night out with friends, a celebration with family, watching your favorite sports, or a business-related event.

You’re not you when you’re hungry, and the perfect slice can solve your craving much better than a candy bar.  Make sure to put these pizza spots on the top of your list when you’re traveling through the Heritage Corridor area.  


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