Taking my girlfriend out for pizza on a Saturday night….I know. That’s classy. We were sitting around watching TV and both of us were hungry. I didn’t want burgers anymore and neither of us wanted to get dressed up for a fancy night out, so I suggested pizza. I kept reading that Deluca’s has won “Best Pizza….” many times, so we gave it a shot.
Not being really familiar with Lansing yet, Deluca’s took a little while to find. GPS is seriously the best invention of the last ten years. We weaved through the neighborhoods until we got back to Willow St. I’m not sure what I was expecting, but Deluca’s is not what I was expecting. It’s a really nice building located on the edge of a neighborhood. The parking lot looked packed, so we got kind of nervous about getting a table. We parked behind the building and walked back around front. There’s a little waiting room when you walked in filled with autographs of mostly local celebrities who have eaten there. After that, there’s a big counter for take out and a hostess station. Our fears of not getting a table were unwarranted. The place is huge. The hostess took us back past the bar to a booth along the wall. There’s a couple different rooms with booths and tables as well as a nice big bar. Read the rest of this entry »