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405 S. Washington, Carbondale, IL 62901
618-457-6559
Today
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Delivery, Takeout

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  • 15
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  • 14
    Very good
  • 8
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  • 7
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Great old place

The establishment is an older place , but don't let that detour you . Their Pizza is really great and their pizza sauce is one of a kind . I love their sandwiches like their famous Italian Beef. It's super awesome. All in all I love to go here.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 16, 2015
Mark W
Good for:
  • Local cuisine
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

The establishment is an older place , but don't let that detour you . Their Pizza is really great and their pizza sauce is one of a kind . I love their sandwiches like their famous Italian Beef. It's super awesome. All in all I love to go here.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

The place is interesting and there is always a room after what you think is the last one. Interior seating in abundance, upstairs for groups and venues, and and outdoor patio as well. Though the quality of food in comparison to competition is poor.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

When I was a student at siu this place was a staple. Every time I got back which isn't at often as(quatros, pags) this places seems to take a step back every time. The cool part about this place is that the walls are still covered in customers names.

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Benton, Illinois
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

The pizza at IT is still pretty good, but it is nothing like it was 20 years ago. The place needs updating and the service ok at best.

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Houston, Texas
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16 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Our party of 12 was able to be seated together, eat great pizza and beverage of choice for less than $150. Perfect for our family.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

I have been going here for 40 years. I believe its time to spend some money on the interior. It has not changed since I have been going there except for miner changes. They have built an outside area that is nice when weather permits. But the prices are to high for having to wait on yourself. 20.00+ dollars for... More 

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Hinsdale, Illinois
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

If you are expecting a wood fired oven pizza with basil picked from a garden in Tuscany you will be disappointed. However, if you are looking for a good pizza that tastes like it did when you were a kid. You will be pleased. Part of what makes this place desirable is that it has changed very little since my... More 

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Carbondale, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Italian Village, Carbondale IL, is a restaurant that I have visited for the past 53 years; it was a student staple when I was a student, a family staple when I had children at home; now, the baton of allegiance has been passed down a couple of generations and it is still first choice for cheese, sausage and pepperoni pizza.... More 

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Oreana
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014 via mobile

This was always a favorite place to eat while a college student in the 70s. I was pleased to find that the food was still awesome. We ordered ravioli dinner and it was a large portion. I should have ordered a half order as I couldn't eat it all after eating a salad. Flavor was great. I see other reviews... More 

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Carterville, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Italian Village has been a place my whole family has gone since I was a kid. Even when family from around the US comes back to the area, we go to IV's. The food is great, just about anything you could want to eat, and the price fits the meal. Good experience!

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Additional Information about Italian Village

Address: 405 S. Washington, Carbondale, IL 62901
Phone Number: 618-457-6559
Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Carbondale
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: Italian, Pizza

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 405 S. Washington, Carbondale, IL 62901
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Carbondale
  • Phone Number: 618-457-6559

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, Pizza

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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