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The Pizza Joint

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124 Richland Avenue West, Aiken, SC 29801
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11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Tue - Fri 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sat - Mon 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Takeout, Waitstaff

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  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
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  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Try a specialty pie or build your own

We really enjoyed our first visit to the Pizza Joint and definitely return in the future. You can't be the specials and happy hour from 2 to 6 pm.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
Annapolis, MD
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Charleston, South Carolina
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place used to be good but lately the quality has really gone down hill. My pizza slices were just marginal and nothing to get excited about. The bartender had friends (possible workers) sitting at the bar and they spent more time talking to them as my beer sat empty for a number of minutes. This place used to be... More 

Thank PadgetC
Annapolis, MD
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181 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We really enjoyed our first visit to the Pizza Joint and definitely return in the future. You can't be the specials and happy hour from 2 to 6 pm.

Thank redrooster89
Level Contributor
72 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2016 via mobile

This place has it all. Great marinara and great crust, what more could you ask for at a Pizzaria. Good service and generous portions. Everything we ordered ranged from above average to excellent. The pizza and Stromboli were excellent. This is the place to go for casual dinning. Check it out if you are in Aiken.

Thank AugusteTravel
Columbus, OH
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51 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2015

Good selection of slices and beers on tap. I always swing thru here at least once on every visit. Definitely a positive with the by the slice pizza. Great for a snack and a bev.

Thank woodwardcapital
Aiken, South Carolina
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58 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2015

Pizza has been one of my favorite foods since childhood. Pizza Joint has never disappointed my taste buds! I love the atmosphere of the place, and not only is their pizza good, it is fairly priced as well. They have daily specials that are definitely worth taking advantage of, especially if you like beer.

Thank Mikalah R
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2015

Now it's just average. They changed how they prepare the pizza slices. Now they just prepare a basic cheese pizza. When you order a slice with different toppings or even a "premium" slice, they just add the toppings and re-heat it. Ingredients aren't as good either. Pepperoni is small and curled. Italian sausage is small flakes that are too spicy.... More 

Thank Jim B
Aiken, South Carolina
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

Cold food ,terrible service.Stay away even though this place has a convenient downtown location.No apparent adult management evident.

1 Thank W S
Aiken, South Carolina
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

I was impressed by the pleasant ambience, good service and the freshness of the pizza. Even though I only had a slice, you could tell it wasn't part of a pizza that had been sitting under lamps for hours. Very good crust, sauce and toppings.

Thank 14ww01
Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2015 via mobile

This was outstanding pizza. The crust was light and crisp, and the toppings were first-rate. I didn't expect to find such good pizza in Aiken. Very pleased. Our server was friendly, helpful and solicitous.

Thank nancy g
tewksbury, ma
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35 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

I usually stop here once while I'm in town. Good pizza, great combination of toppings. Great selection of beer!

Thank dennish124

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 124 Richland Avenue West, Aiken, SC 29801
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Aiken
  • Phone Number: 803-648-9074

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Pizza, Italian
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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