Q: Is thin crust pizza more popular than deep dish in Chicago?
A: Even though Chicago is famous for its deep dish pizza all around the world, many locals prefer Chicago thin-crust pizza. Chicago thin-crust pizza is wonderfully crunchy and perfect for enjoying a few beverages while watching the Bulls, Bears, Cubs, or Blackhawks.
Q: Can you fold a slice of Chicago thin crust pizza?
A: Because Chicago thin-crust pizza is crispy and crunchy, it cannot be folded like a slice of New York-style pizza. That might be a little less convenient for on-the-go eating, but don’t let that deter you from trying one of Chicago’s best kept secrets.
Q: Why is Chicago thin crust pizza cut into squares?
A: Nick Barraco, one of the founders of Vito’s and Nick’s, sliced his thin-crust pizzas into squares, in order to make them easier to handle while drinking beer.