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Popolano's

17940 Torrence Ave,, Lansing, IL 60438
708-474-0425
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Ranked #13 of 54 restaurants in Lansing
Dining options: Reservations, Delivery
Most recent review
- Apr 15, 2014
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Dining options: Reservations, Delivery
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  • English first
  • French first
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English first
Lansing, Illinois
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014 NEW

This restaurant closed New Years Eve, 2013. We all miss it in Lansing. Food was great. Pizzas were delicious. Very sad it's gone.

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Lansing, Illinois
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135 reviews 135 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
126 helpful votes 126 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

Been going here since they opened and never disappointed. All of the food was very good whether you dined in, got carryout or had delivery. Will miss Popolano's and all of the staff. They have a Chesterton, Indiana location which is quite a distance from Lansing, but we are looking forward to visit when the weather breaks.

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chicago
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72 reviews 72 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2013

Three times we have had pizza delivery to our home and three times they have given us the wrong pizza. I mean come on, how do you mess up a thin crust cheese pizza? This used to be one of our favorite places but it has gone down hill. I don't think we will be going back.

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Lansing
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2013

I went to this place with family and had a smoke outside before hand, and met "the head cook". A tall lanky guy who reeked of booze. When we gt our food it was damn near inedeble. I ordered some pasta dish and all it was, or seemed like was a bunch of undercooked noodles in cream. My wife ordered... More

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Lansing, IL
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

This is definitely a favorite of our family. They are a great go to in town and their featured soup; chicken and dumpling; is ALWAYS good. Love their beach bread and most everything on the menu. Nice to have a place to go to locally!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2013 via mobile

This was our first brunch with popolanos catering at villa cesare. The place looked very nice. Needed two lines to seperate breakfast from lunch. Not a good selection of food overall. The desserts need to be more homemade and not store bought quality. The oj didn't taste like anything. Our waitress was very kind and attentive. The ham was cooked... More

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Homewood, Illinois
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46 reviews 46 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2013

A restaurant with a diverse menu often is good with some selections, and weak with others. At Popolano’s, one can order pizza, pasta, beef, sausage, chicken, or seafood, and it all tastes good, whether it’s a an entree, or a sandwich. Start with pizza. The crust is fashioned from homemade dough, and is available in thin crust or as a... More

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Chicago, Illinois
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2012

My husband, a customer who had never visited a Popolano's. Ordered a medium pizza for carry out. He asked for a menu and was told they did not have any. Unknown to him the restaurant offered daily specials. Which was not told to him. We could have received for the same price a large pizza 10 buffalo wings and a... More

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Saint John, Indiana
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64 reviews 64 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2012

They have a very nice lunch menu and there is very little wait at lunch and the service is quick. There can be a wait at dinner but the food is worth it.

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Worcester, Massachusetts
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50 reviews 50 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2012

Went there for a quick business dinner. Food was good, better than average but not great. Service was also good.

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