When it comes to pizza in Chicago, the first thing that comes to mind is the classic Chicago deep dish. Most folks don’t know about the best spots to find thin crust pizza. That’s right, you can find some great thin crust pizza in a deep dish pizza town. Check out these great locations for some thin crust pizza next time you are in Chicago.

Pat’s Pizzeria

Pat’s Pizzeria bruce fogelson Located at 628 S Clark Street. Known for its signature sausage thin crust pizza, Pat’s is a world famous Chicago pizza joint. The sausage thin crust pizza is the most well known because Pat’s makes its own sausage in house, and really does lay the toppings on thick. Pat’s has been around for over 60 years and considering it’s well known thin crust pizza place in a deep dish pizza town, Pat’s certainly doesn’t  play by any rules.

Pizzeria Armona

Pizzeria Armona bruce fogelson Located at 1125 W Berywn Ave. For over 16 years now, Pizzeria Armona has been one of the best Italian restaurants in all of Chicago. Known for a variety of great Italian dishes, the thin crust pizza in several different kinds of toppings, Armona has something for everyone. If you are on a tight budget while in Chicago, Pizzeria Armona makes it their mission to provide “fine-dining quality at reasonable prices.”

Tano’s Pizza

Tano’s Pizza bruce fogelson Located at 3038 W Irving Park Rd. With a new location in Albany Park, Tano’s has been a staple of the neighborhood for the past 25 years. Known for its authentic Italian cuisine, Tano’s offers not only its thin slices by the slice, they also have perfected the deep dish Chicago style as well. Locals and tourists alike always find themselves grabbing a thin slice while in Albany Park.

Michael’s Original Pizzeria & Tavern

Michael’s Original Pizzeria & Tavern bruce fogelson

Located at 4091 N Broadway St. Considered a Northside Tradition, Michael’s is a well-known spot for Chicago Sports fans with over 4,000 games from all the local teams televised on over 30 HD televisions in house. But what about the food? Michael’s not only will have the game, and some of the best thin crust pizza in all of the city. Even if you don’t want to catch the game, the reasonably priced pizza is a home run.

Candlelite Chicago Restaurant

Candlelite Chicago Restaurant bruce fogelson Located at 7452 N Western Ave. Known for its inviting family atmosphere, Candlelite has something for everyone with a huge menu. Good for families with children, the thin crust pizza is a staple of the menu. The prices reflect the family atmosphere with great daily specials you can either eat in or take out.