Rich Labriola Set to Unveil Pizza Barra Concept in Illinois

August 28, 2015

Pizza Barra, located at 3011 Butterfield Road in Oak Brook, Illinois, is the newest venture from baker and restaurateur Rich Labriola, who is teaming up with one of Chicago’s most well-known names in baking and one of the city’s best Italian chefs, Chris Macchia (formerly of The Florentine and Coco Pazzo). Pizza Barra is slated to open in Oak Brook Promenade—just steps from Labriola’s first bakery café—on September 8.

“At Pizza Barra, we are bringing together the Baker and the Pizza-Maker [Chef Macchia] to provide our guests in Oak Brook a top-notch pizza experience like none other,” Labriola says. “Chef Macchia and I have…