La Madia Chicago Bites Podcast #96

What La Madia's roasted olives lacked in presentation, they made up for in taste.

What La Madia's roasted olives lacked in presentation, they made up for in taste.

You can’t mess around with pizza in this town. Bridget and I have high expectations for our pie. Were they met at La Madia? Listen in and find out.

Download Chicago Bites (24.5 M)

Show Notes:
00:00 – 01:10 Keeping track of pizza
01:11 – 03:50 Issues with appetizers
03:51 – 06:20 Preconceived notions of pizza
06:21 – 08:08 Blandness of pizza
08:09 – 09:30 Fresh? Or Digiorno?
09:31 – 12:38 Mischief, mayhem. Our waiter, the service.
12:39 – 15:07 Desserts! Cookie controversy.
15:08 – 17:50 Twigs and wrappin’ it up

La Madia
59 West Grand Avenue
Chicago, IL

Bridget’s La Madia Ratings:
Food Quality: 3/5
Value: 2/5
Service: 2/5
Ambiance: 3/5
Overall: 4/10

Tammy’s La Madia Ratings:
Food Quality: 2/5
Value: 3/5
Service: 2/5
Ambiance: 3/5
Overall: 4/10

Average price per person: $35 will get you sub-par pie, a good bottle of wine and cookies for dessert.

A La Madia Pie!

A La Madia Pie!