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InSite Commercial Realty announces the sale of Gigio’s Pizzeriavto Savory, Inc., Located at 1001 Davis St., Gigio’s has operated for 49 years.

Mr. Andino began as a pizza delivery driver at Gigio’s in 1965 and eventually bought the restaurant in 1980. Through his ownership of the restaurant, Mr. Andino met his wife and provided jobs for countless teenagers and college students.

The buyer, Savory, Inc., is based in Evanston and owned by Dennis and Franny Clarkson. Mr. Clarkson said,

Many North Shore residents will recognize the Clarksons as owners of Crust and Crumb, bakers of artisanal breads. Offering online ordering and redecorating Gigio’s interior are among planned improvements in the near future.