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Peel Wood Fired Pizza

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921 South Arbor Vitae, in the Park at Plum Creek, Edwardsville, IL 62025
(618) 659-8561
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Today
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Reservations

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  • 96
    Excellent
  • 41
    Very good
  • 17
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Sunday lunch

My husband & I stopped here for lunch - amazing! We each had a pizza & side house salad. Salads were so very good, and were a large size. They are tossed with dressing but it was just enough to give it flavor without being anywhere near soggy. The pizzas were SO good. I had the buffalo & my... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 29, 2015
Jahoene
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Effingham, Illinois
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

They have their priorities. I look forward to going out to eat super bowl Sunday because there is no crowd, the fact they were closed then and open on Easter is reason enough I dont have to eat at this snooty restaurant again.

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Effingham, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

My husband & I stopped here for lunch - amazing! We each had a pizza & side house salad. Salads were so very good, and were a large size. They are tossed with dressing but it was just enough to give it flavor without being anywhere near soggy. The pizzas were SO good. I had the buffalo & my husband... More 

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Carlinville, IL
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21 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

Finally tried Peel Wood. Very good pizza. Fresh ingredientes... mango tasted like mango. A little skimpy on the jerk chicken. I did not find the jerk taste as very pronounced. The pizza was spicy. Beer was very good, and very expensive! $10 for a glass (less than a pint). I did get a shock with this. Ask before ordering.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

I have loved Peel for a while now, but I recently had their Buffalo Chicken Mac & Cheese and it's without doubt the best Mac & Cheese I've ever had. I think it may just be my new favorite food. Other than that amazing dish, the pizza is terrific too. I recently had one of their brick oven sandwiches and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

Lots of beers on tap to choose from. Delicious salads and awesome pizzas - including a "flavor of the day". Desserts are good as gourmet.

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Edwardsville
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

I do love their pizza, appetizers and desserts. However, it is a bit expensive for what you receive. We usually go for special events, rather than everyday. Another consideration is their seating. In several areas long benches run along the wall with tables set along. Some people do not like sitting so close to people they don't know and feel... More 

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st. louis, mo area
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

I love all their food, but they did not eliminate my favorite: the wild mushroom chicken lasagna. I constantly craved that, but it is off menu now. It is quite noisy inside, but the service is good and the food makes up for it. The new spaghetti and meatballs do not even come close to the chicken lasagna.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

Its very small and cramped in. Whenever you go there is always a wait and the parking lot is shared with other business' so there's never really anywhere to park. because its so small. Great food though! All of the pizza is great!!!

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Columbia, Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

We tried a few pizzas for lunch during a swim meet: Thai red curry, Margherita, and Grecian. The crust is quite tasty and the ingredients were a fun departure from many pizza places. The beer selection is also very strong: lots of choices and plenty on tap. Would like to go back for dinner and will try next time we... More 

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Harrisonburg, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015 via mobile

i was referred here by my client and TripAdvisor reviews stood up. First, they had a nice selection of draft craft beers. The wine list also looked nice. Food menu, I liked. This is brick oven and they aren't known for your standard toppings. I had the chicken Gorgonzola pizza and it had good flavor, I wish it was doomed... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 921 South Arbor Vitae, in the Park at Plum Creek, Edwardsville, IL 62025
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Edwardsville
  • Phone Number: (618) 659-8561

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Pizza
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 8:00 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?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?