Lou Malnati's Pizzeria

2 recent ratings
$ • Pizza Place
Reported to have a gluten-free menu
Reported GF menu options: Deep Dish Pizza, Pizza
1 S Roselle Rd
Schaumburg, IL 60193

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Celiac

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Got the gf deep dish. Did not get sick but the flavor was terrible. I would go back & try the thin crust but their deep dish has scarred me.

Quality & Quantity


Is there a gluten-free menu?

— Gluten-free items are marked on the main menu

How much of the menu is available gluten-free?

— Some

How would you rate the taste and quality of the gluten-free food you tried?

— Poor

Updated 3 months ago read full review

Gluten Intolerant

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I have had a gluten free pizza here it’s not worth the money it made me sick. The pizza is made out of some hard crust it tasted like eating a cookie. Pretty nasty. Their salads are gluten free and yummy especially the lumanatis salad with salami pieces. That’s all I can have there. I won’t ever eat their pizza again. It’s just disgusting.

Quality & Quantity


How much of the menu is available gluten-free?

— Not Much

How would you rate the taste and quality of the gluten-free food you tried?

— Average

Updated 5 months ago read full review

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Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 3 years ago read full review

This establishment is NOT a dedicated gluten-free facility and may not be safe for those with celiac disease. Please contact the establishment directly to inquire about safety precautions.

Gluten-Free Features

  • Deep Dish Pizza
  • Gluten-Free Menu
  • Pizza

Categories

  • Kid Friendly
  • Late Night
  • Lunch
  • Takeout
  • Vegetarian Friendly

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Celiac

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Yes they do have gluten free pizza, but I don't understand why so many people are so excited about it. The crust tasted like a butter cracker, not appealing to me in a pizza crust. The Chicago-style pepperoni topping was nothing special. The only alternative to this was a crust made of Italian sausage, which was greasy and just plain nauseating. The best part of the meal was the bone-in chicken wing appetizers. Not worth the hour and a half wait to get in.

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Not celiac

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Celiac friendly?

Yes

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Celiac

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Best gf pizza ever!! No gf appetizers

Updated 5 years ago read full review

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I used to work here. They are not careful about cross contamination at all!! They use the same pans as the regular pizzas. Do not eat here if you have Celiac

Celiac friendly?

No

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Not celiac

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I know this review is the minority but we did not care for the gf pizza. The price was reasonable but neither my son nor myself cared for the crust. For me also, the crust left a unfavorable aftertaste.

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Celiac

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The pizza was good and the servers are always really nice. They seem to be very careful about cross contamination.

Celiac friendly?

Yes

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Celiac

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LOVED the GF crust!! So I had their pizza Friday AND Sunday for dinner! So happy to have a close place that my family and I can enjoy.

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 6 years ago read full review

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The butter crust gf pizza is to die for! Celiac friendly.

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 7 years ago read full review

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I had the thin rice crust pizza and it was great! I've resolved that I will never have a pizza experience like I did before I had to go gf so my expectations are different.

I couldn't eat the cheese bc I'm also dairy free, so I loaded up with good toppings. I had sausage, garlic, spinach, black olives and mushrooms. It was literally the best gf pizza I've had since eating gf. Obviously, pizza with no cheese is lacking so I got some olive oil, sprinkled salt in it and dipped my pizza in and it was perfect!

This restaurant is also highly recommend def by locals. The non-gf pizza is incredible says my pizza deprived husband! It is made deep dish and the sauce is on top of the impossibly long and tantalizing cheese. They may make the gf pizza like this too, I just don't know since I can't have dairy.

Updated 7 years ago read full review

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tries the pizza last night with sausage , it was actually really good I had light cheese but cheese still bothered me , but def going back for more!

Updated 9 years ago read full review

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I am so excited I just found out they have a small thin crust gluten free options? crust yay we are going to try it very soon just happy to hear that there with the times and care about the gluten free and celiac community!!!!!

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 9 years ago read full review

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The pizza is good although you have to love sausage but the cc got me. Disappointed b/c Lou's was my fave pizza.

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Reviews of this Chain

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About 25 minutes after having the gf pizza delivered I had one of those rush times the bathroom events that you fear and never know how long will last.

Quality & Quantity


Is there a gluten-free menu?

— Gluten-free items are marked on the main menu

How much of the menu is available gluten-free?

— Some

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I've had gluten free pizzas all over. My favorite is the cauliflower when I can get it. When I found out Malnatis had GF I was excited to try it. I have since had it 8 times or more. I have not had a reaction at all and my only complaint is I eat the entire pizza. I'm trying to order Frozen GF from LM to keep at the house ... really really love these!

Safety


How confident are you that this establishment takes safety precautions against cross-contamination?

— Somewhat

Safety Feature Ratings
  • Staff is knowledgeable and can answer questions
  • Food comes out flagged or marked gluten-free

Quality & Quantity


How much of the menu is available gluten-free?

— Not Much

How would you rate the taste and quality of the gluten-free food you tried?

— Good

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Other Characteristics
  • Good for kids
  • Good for lunch
  • Good for takeout
  • Offers delivery
  • Offers online ordering
Celiac

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Lou Malnati’s has discontinued their gluten free crusts!!😡

Quality & Quantity


Is there a gluten-free menu?

— No gluten-free information on the menu

How much of the menu is available gluten-free?

— None

Celiac

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Ordered a cheese deep dish for delivery and it was VERY good. Recommend getting the crust well done so it’s nice and crispy. Ate almost the entire pizza in one sitting and felt completely fine

Quality & Quantity


Is there a gluten-free menu?

— Separate gluten-free menu

How much of the menu is available gluten-free?

— Not Much

How would you rate the taste and quality of the gluten-free food you tried?

— Good

Celiac

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We have ordered their GF thin crust for a couple years w no problem. In the last year, we were excited they added the GF deep dish. Tonight we got horribly sick. We can no longer trust this place. It has always bothered me that they do not mark the box “GF” like other places. They need to assure the customer and acknowledge that this end product is safe. This is a huge disappointment.

Quality & Quantity


Is there a gluten-free menu?

— Gluten-free items are marked on the main menu

How much of the menu is available gluten-free?

— Not Much

How would you rate the taste and quality of the gluten-free food you tried?

— Good

Other


Other Characteristics
  • Offers online ordering

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