The new Lou Malnati's Pizzeria in Gilbert only is open for take-out or delivery. (Tom Blodgett/Community Impact Newspaper)
Lou Malnati’s Pizzeriaopened its sixth Arizona location at 3115 S. Val Vista Drive, Gilbert, on. Dec. 15. The Italian restaurant serves deep-dish pizza. The Gilbert location is only for take-out or delivery and has no dine-in option. 480-612-9700. www.loumalnatis.com
Raised in Arizona, Tom Blodgett has spent more than 30 years in journalism in Arizona and joined Community Impact Newspaper in July 2018 to launch the Gilbert edition. He is a graduate of Arizona State University, where he served as an instructional professional in the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication from 2005-19 and remains editorial adviser to The State Press, the university's independent student media outlet.