Kale artichoke dip, caprese salad and pizza was AMAZING
LOVE bar cargo! Their pizza is delicious! We come all the time and will continue to- my favorite is the mushroom sausage!
pizza was delicious, service was mediocre - very pushy waitress even though we kept ordering and there was no wait / crowd to get in.
I really liked Bar Cargo. Had Sunday brunch, food was hot and very good. Pizza was very tasty. I would come back
The owner, Anthony, and our server Grace were so hospitable and accommodating for our group of 10. The pizza was AMAZING and the patio has several heaters to keep warm throughout seasons. Strongly recommend for events or just a date night out.
Very large portions. Pizza very good. Hard to comment on noise level it wasn't very busy at the time,
We spent NYE here and the service was outstanding.
This place was amazing! It has the best pizza that I have ever eaten! The Roman Style crust and fresh ingredients were so delicious that we went back for lunch the next day! Wish pizza was this good in TN!!
Cool spot with good food and good prices - would recommend in the River North area!
We have made Bar Cargo a regular for pizza and a drink. Nice atmosphere, great service and love their pizza. Crust is perfect.
This is the best pizza we have ever had in Chicago. Wil be back. Our server Mandy was one of the best servers we have ever had. We asked her to pick the pizza for us so she half & half. I would of never thought of ordering a pizza with chicken and avocado that was one 1/2, roman was the other. It was the best ever.
She was so happy that we asked her option and she wasn't scared to order for us. We had the side salad too, it is bigger than what you would expect, nice and cold and crisp. Told the hostess how happy we were with our dinner, she was very happy about it and was going to pass the word on.
THIS IS A GO BACK TO.
Great pizza. Different than your typical “Italian” pizza. Cool environment. Outdoor area look fun for summer!
Cute place. I really liked the pizza, it was tasty. Not too loud but not quiet. Definitely will be going back.
I am from Rome, italy. This was the best roman pizza i have had in the US in 26 years!
Great pizza! We like Bar Cargo’s pizza. The crust is crunchy and not too doughy. The ingredients are fresh and delicious. Service is good and friendly.
Real Italian pizza right in the middle of Chicago! The appetizer (Calamari & Wi cheese curds) were great as was the Pear Arugula salad. Loved the donut dessert for my birthday:) Thanks to the great staff for great service!!
Very fun waitress and amazing pizza!
This place is SOOOO overpriced for what you get. Seriously. Went there... 3 drinks and an appetizer and it was $60.00!!! Not returning. Not worth the experience or food.
The wait staff is rude and unfriendly. The brunch options are great though and it is a fun football atmosphere!
Amazing Pizza selection, good atmosphere and a good place to watch a game.
Took us almost 30 min to be seated with a reservation on a Friday night but pizza was good
Everything about our visit was top notch, from making the reservation to leaving. We were meeting a friend that was coming from the hospital so he was running behind. We were never rushed or made to feel like we were a nuisance. The Roman was maybe the best pizza I've ever had - crackly crust, high quality ingredients...absolutely delicious. Our waitress (whose name I have forgotten) was great - attentive but not hovering, nice and funny.
Great pizza and ambiance the apps are great too. Pizza is very reasonably priced and delicious very large portions, cocktails and wine are pretty expensive.
We love this place! Always remembered and greeted warmly by the same host who has been there for a while. Service is great! They make a cheeseless pizza for my wife to accommodate her dairy allergy. It’s our son’s favorite place and he’s four. Just loves dancing to the music and watching the cooks make the pizzas. We’ll always keep coming back
I’ve gone for the bottomless/buffet brunch. Drinks were good. Food was ok for a buffet. Outdoor patio space is adorable. Went back tonight for dinner. I liked the pizza. Shared with my husband and has more than enough for a third person. So, a meal for three under $25 is pretty good!
We really enjoyed Bar Cargo. The pizza was delicious! Great crust with fresh toppings. Service was very good. Great outdoor patio!!
This was my 2nd time at Bar Cargo and it was even better than the first time! Met with friends for a Saturday lunch. We sat outside in their patio which was spacious and relaxing. The entire place is really cute...modern yet down to earth & great overall! For appetizer, we had the spaghetti carbornara aranchini....to die for! We ordered the half pepe & half mushroom & sausage pizza! Delicious! We were pleasantly surprised by the food, had great drinks, appreciated the friendly service and enjoyed the whole experience. Bar Cargo is a fun, refreshing change from all of the pretentious River North restaurants. It's a great addition to the neighborhood. Also, it gets busy but not over-crowded which adds to the fun & relaxing atmosphere. You have to try it out! I highly recommend it for a fun, casual get together with friends.
We had a delicious salad, and the pizza was really on point. Note that even though the small size says it serves 2, we still had extra left over with 3 people sharing a small pizza. We also had the arancini, which was tasty. Good selection of beers. Open air dining environment was wonderful.
Went here on a friend’s recommend and loved the pizza. We ordered two smalls for four people and had left overs. The pizza’s were fantastic. Great crusts with fresh toppings. Delicious. Ordered a rose cider and it was good too. Service was also great; Friendlyamd attentive. Their was a group party there too so would be great to host event here.
This was an AWFUL experience!!! First and foremost it was 98 degrees in Chicago yesterday August 26, 2018 with high humidity and they had their garage door like windows OPEN!!! Upon walking in I asked if they could close the window garage doors. Hostess said she would check. Well she never came back and we asked our server! Word was the owner likes them open. Supposedly the AC was at full force ~ NOT TRUE! We bought the Brunch Buffet (previously when I've been there for Sunday Brunch it was not a buffet and way better) and the bottomless minosas/bloody mary's. Waitress walked by our table numerous times as I tried to make eye contact with her for another mimosa, including waving my hands and glass in the air to no avail. My date went and found her. There were no ceiling fans and the atmoshere was oppressive!!! The Buffet Food was cold and NOT GOOD!!! We left after 45 minutes. DO NOT GO HERE!!!!
Great patio and happy hour deals! Plus the food is amazing!
The CBT Pizza was delicious with many other tasty selections! Lots of options and great beer and wine menu too! The ambiance was perfect for an afternoon in the sun!
Pizzas are quite large fun outdoor patio with good music
Great informal spot for authentic Roman style pies. Menu has plenty of choices for even the pickiest of eaters.
I'm not sure who owns this restaurant but clearly he or she has never been to Rome. This pizza is a far from Roman as you can get. I guess when you're used to two inch deep dish, half an inch seems like Roman style. Anyway, leaving definitions behind, the pizza here is excellent. As a recent transplanted New York pizza snob, it passes all the tests. Quality mozzarella, sauce is delicious and the crust, even though a little thick, was cooked perfectly. They also have excellent cocktails and many, many beers. We had the pepperoni pizza, which they warned us was spicy. They didn't lie, it was, but just the way we like it. The pies are large. We got the small and took home four slices. All in all this place is a great value. It has a nice vibe and outdoor seating and the service was very attentive. Since its in our neighborhood, we will be back again and again.
The place was packed for the Friday night that I went there. It was hard to even hear the people at my own table when they talked to me. Still, I enjoyed the food. The pizzas are a very good size, so don't over order... which I'm sure is the trap that everyone falls into. The place being quite busy meant the service was slower than expected, but overall... a good experience. We especially enjoyed the popeye pizza with truffle oil. That was a fan favorite. Another favorite was the hummus, which was especially good. I would definitely recommend this place for the younger crowd looking for a bar with outdoor seating in the heart of the Loop.
Amazing pizzas and fun atmosphere. Definately going back fo rmore.
This place is absolutely beautiful - step off the streets of Chicago and into a beautiful, outdoor-feeling retreat. The vibe is laid back and comfortable and the food matches: fantastic drinks (both standards and hipster), a diverse menu and fantastic pizza. Can not recommend this spot enough - somehow just as great for bachelorette parties as it is for families.