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197 Main St., Chester, CA
(530) 258-3155
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm

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  • 8
    Very good
  • 7
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
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We had eaten at a Pizza Factory before in another town and thought it was surprisingly good. This time around we were less than thrilled. Filling ingredients in our calzone weren't even properly warm and salad bar was sad. I assume they remain in business because choices in town are limited.

3 of 5 starsReviewed February 18, 2015
Sharon Z
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Venice, FL
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22 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Venice, FL
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191 reviews 191 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
163 helpful votes 163 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

We had eaten at a Pizza Factory before in another town and thought it was surprisingly good. This time around we were less than thrilled. Filling ingredients in our calzone weren't even properly warm and salad bar was sad. I assume they remain in business because choices in town are limited.

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London, United Kingdom
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88 reviews 88 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014 via mobile

Pizzas to go, with tables. Very basic. Pizza we had was hot, thin base as ordered and quite tasty. Wine and beer available. Little attempt to provide creature comforts and one wall was lined with games machines.

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Brea, California
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57 reviews 57 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

The pizza dough tasted like the restaurant had run out of yeast, but still made pizza without it. The spaghetti was overcooked and reminded me of a can of Spaghetti-o's. The antipasti could have been average, if the restaurant had left it at that. Drowning the salad under a mound of cheese does not make it better. And a nice... More 

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Folsom, CA
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13 reviews 13 reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013

We pulled in about 10 minutes before they closed but they were gracious enough. They even made us fresh salads even though the salad bar was already closed. Pizza was decent. I had pasta that tasted good but nothing to write home about.

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zoomom76
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38 reviews 38 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2013

Once again...there is not much to choose from in the area. This has a fun atmosphere and the pizza is filling. The veggie option is a little bland, but the meat pizzas were very tasty. The service was a little slow, considering we were the only people there. Allow at least 20-30 minutes to get your pizza

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california
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

It was OK. It's a bit run down. We ordered veggie pizza which was below average. On the bright side it was loaded with toppings, but they did not blend at all and the raw tomato slices were added to the pizza after it was baked. The service was OK.

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Chester, California
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26 reviews 26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

I finally found the owner to ask about my allergy issues and he was extremely helpful and said that they use only olive oil, so that would not be an issue. I have since enjoyed pasta, pizza an salads here several times and have been very happy. This isn't the "artichoke hearts and shrimp on cracker thin sourdough crust with... More 

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Northeast
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17 reviews 17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2013

We had traveled a long way, hiked nearby and were tired and hot. We found reviews of Pizza Factory on TA and were swayed by what we read. We were not disappointed. This is a down to earth, friendly clean and happy restaurant. What you get is great pizza, not greasy and an atmosphere that makes you feel like the... More 

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North Fork, California
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71 reviews 71 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2013

While visiting family in Herlong, we had one night when we were too tired to prepare dinner, so we decided to order pizzas from here. One of the pizzas was customized, and we had a lot of toppings on that order. At $2.50 per topping, the person on the phone said they would give us a deal that saved us... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2013

What a great wee gem in the middle of nowhere, CA! Went in with low expectations but was pleasantly surprised at the whole experience! Great staff who were up for a laugh, quick service and delicious pizza! Wasn't too packed, but the atmosphere was fun and we all really enjoyed our meal there. If I'm ever in that part of... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 197 Main St., Chester, CA
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Plumas County  >  Chester
  • Phone Number: (530) 258-3155

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?