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Pagliai's Pizza

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1600 Lincoln Ave Ste C, Charleston, IL 61920-3029
(217) 345-3400
Today
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 4:00 pm - 1:30 am
Dining options: Dinner, Delivery

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  • 4
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  • 0
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  • 2
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Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
In town for softball.

If you want great food and service..... Check this place out. Our server Miranda was very helpful and polite. She helped us with great suggestions. The prices are great as well, and the food was outstanding.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 17, 2015
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

If you want great food and service..... Check this place out. Our server Miranda was very helpful and polite. She helped us with great suggestions. The prices are great as well, and the food was outstanding.

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Dallas, Texas
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

This past weekend my family visited Paglia’s for a family meal. My husband and his family are natives of the area and have been going there since the 60’s. The experience was the worst I have ever encountered due to the rudeness of the manager Dan. He was completely uninterested in hearing of our daughter’s dietary restriction and completely ignored... More 

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Charleston, Illinois
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

I go to this restaurant for over 30 years and never disappointed that says a lot. Pizza always perfect what els do you need to know :)

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Chicago, Illinois
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869 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 618 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

Sometimes the best way to learn about a restaurant is by word of mouth. Otherwise, how would we have heard about Pagliai's Pizza in Charleston? I haven't been to Charleston since 1968, when I covered a supersectional basketball game between Effingham and Belleville West at Eastern Illinois University while working for the St. Louis Globe-Democrat. Pagliai's was in business at... More 

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Waxahachie, Texas
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22 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Wonderful pizza, perfect crust, lots of toppings, friendly staff, and beer...what more could you ask.

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Charleston, Illinois
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

While in Charleston don't miss an opportunity to taste the best pizza known to man! It has been a Charleston fixture for over 50 years! There are no comparisons in taste and quality. The owner is a local business man and grew up making pizzas in the family owned business. Wednesday night Spaghetti night is also a highlight of this... More 

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Charleston, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015 via mobile

We have been coming here as a family for more than 20 years. We love the people and the food!!! When I coached we brought the team here for dinner throughout the season....thank you for the memories then now and to come....

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Charleston
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Excellent thin crust pizza and a local tradition for many decades. One of our favorite places in Charleston.

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Charleston, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

If you want pizza and if you're willing to take a walk to get it (at least to your car!) skip the delivery and go to Pagliai's. (They deliver, too, but you won't feel guilty about the pizza if you get SOME exercise!) They have the best pizza in town. The spaghetti is pretty good,, too, but I don't eat... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

I've been coming here for 40 years. Nothing special or fancy just good pizza and you should try it I highly recommend

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Additional Information about Pagliai's Pizza

Address: 1600 Lincoln Ave Ste C, Charleston, IL 61920-3029
Phone Number: (217) 345-3400
Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Charleston
Open Hours:
Sunday 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday 4:00 pm - 1:30 am
Saturday 4:00 pm - 1:30 am
Cuisine: Pizza

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1600 Lincoln Ave Ste C, Charleston, IL 61920-3029
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Charleston
  • Phone Number: (217) 345-3400

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Pizza
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
4:00 pm - 1:30 am
Saturday
4:00 pm - 1:30 am

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