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1155 West Court Street, Kankakee, IL 60901
815-928-8043
Today
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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  • 12
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  • 6
    Very good
  • 3
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  • 4
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  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Great pizza and salad dressing.

A must visit every time were in town. Love the family pleaser even though their lettuce always tastes a little dirty like chemicals. Great location and great staff.... Dream of their pizza. :)

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 16, 2015
MichelleB1101
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St. Petersburg, Florida
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St. Petersburg, Florida
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134 reviews 134 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015 NEW

A must visit every time were in town. Love the family pleaser even though their lettuce always tastes a little dirty like chemicals. Great location and great staff.... Dream of their pizza. :)

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Kankakee, Illinois, United States
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49 reviews 49 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Now there are a lot of great pizza joints out there, but in Kankakee, the best crust goes to Monicals. You may say there are better pizza's, but toppings alone don't make the slice. The crispy thin crust with crumbs on the bottom, goes a long way to challenging others in the area, many of which have softer even soggy... More 

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McHenry, IL
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

This place has always been the best place for pizza. It is really great. Very happy with the food and the restaurant people.

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Portsmouth, Ohio
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96 reviews 96 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014 via mobile

On a long drive this was a great find. I kept seeing signs for this restaurant chain at various interstate exits and finally decided to pull off and try it out. Glad I did! The pizza crust is like it's from a brick oven and the sauce is very well balanced. The cheese was good and not oily which made... More 

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Lakeland, FL
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165 reviews 165 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

I grew up going to Monical's, but we moved to Florida 12 years ago. When we go back to Illinois, my top priority (no kidding) is getting a Monical's pizza. On this trip, there were four of us, and we ordered the family pleaser. There was plenty of soda and salad for all of us, but we did need (and... More 

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Kankakee, Illinois
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76 reviews 76 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

I am a fan of Monicals and this restaurant is one of their better ones. I've always gotten good food and great service. Very consistent.

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St. Augustine FL
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603 reviews 603 reviews
388 restaurant reviews
199 helpful votes 199 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2013

Maybe just bad luck, but this was one of the worst pizzas I have ever had. I ordered the chicken BBQ with bread sticks. The pizza arrived in about 40 mins. First the bread sticks were hard and it came with Alfredo sauce for dipping, not a good combination. The pizza (they call thin crust) I would say more like... More 

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Glenwood, Illinois
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2013

I like deep dish, pan, and only monicals thin crust pizza. We usually get it with green peppers. sausage, pepperoni, and onions and if Im with my dad, mushrooms. This is honestly the best thin crust pizza I have ever had! They have this red salad dressing that we have to buy every time we go there because my niece... More 

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Peoria, Illinois
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39 reviews 39 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2013

Pizza and salad were gret! Awesome service too. Nice menu selection. Clean restaurant. Would stop again when I'm in the area.

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Bourbonnais, Illinois
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63 reviews 63 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2012

Food is consistently good. The family pleaser is great for a large or small group and is very reasonably priced.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1155 West Court Street, Kankakee, IL 60901
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Kankakee
  • Phone Number: 815-928-8043

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Pizza
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:30 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?