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Papa Vito's Pizza

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223 W Mill St, Waterloo, IL 62298-1235
618-939-5200
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Hours:
Sun 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wed - Thu 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner

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  • 6
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Only go if you have the time, but very good pizza

1-it takes a long time for your order to be ready, if you can accept that continue to 2 2-don't dine in, very small and hot smokey from the oven, outside is ok, best bet is to get it to go, if you're still with me go to 3 3-it is some of the best St. Louis style pizza around,... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 14, 2015
piontek96
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Saint Louis, Missouri
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Saint Louis, Missouri
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42 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

1-it takes a long time for your order to be ready, if you can accept that continue to 2 2-don't dine in, very small and hot smokey from the oven, outside is ok, best bet is to get it to go, if you're still with me go to 3 3-it is some of the best St. Louis style pizza around,... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

I was doing a to-go order over the phone and I order the large pizza with pepperoni and bacon, also ordered one of there sandwiches. They told me it would be ready in a 20 mins got there in 15 mins it was not ready. Which was fine because I was early then when it came out I payed the... More 

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Belleville, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

The pizza is the very best StL style pizza you can find, though I am NOT a fan of provel processed cheese. (Eat it while its hot or the provel become gunky and sticks to your teeth.) The kitchen backs up quickly and the wait time often exceeds an hour. Plan ahead and call ahead.

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Waterloo, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

Excellent pizza, sandwiches and salad! Definately worth every penny and the time it takes for deliver! I would suggest pick up vs delivery if you are on a shorter timeframe. Not alot of seating at the Waterloo location.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

Would never eat here. Was told to leave after asking I guess the owner why it's taking over 2 hours to get food and no offer of free food for wait. Then owner told me to get the F out on front of my child. All I said was I wouldn't come back to eat again. Great business buddy.

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Waterloo
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Hands down one of the best places to eat in Waterloo! The inside is really small so we never eat in there.. If you order delivery expect to wait over a hour but I promise you it's worth the wait!! The meatball sandwich might be the best thing you ever eat! They also have great pizza and salads! Love this... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

LOVE this place, they have the freshest toppings and the sauce is nice and sweet. They don't skimp on the toppings. We have also been to the one in Belleville as well but prefer the one in Waterloo, we just think it's better quality. This place only has around 5 tables, but worth it if you can get a table.... More 

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Orlando, Florida, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

Love the pizza here. The slices are big. I always get the white pizza and love it. My son and husband have gotten cheese, pepperoni and ham with pineapple and they have always been pleased. A big favorite with my two guys are the garlic knots they bring to the table for you to enjoy while you wait. I love... More 

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Maeystown Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014 via mobile

The pizzas, sandwiches and salads are outstanding because they are freshly prepared to order. With only one oven this means a one hour wait is not unusual. Call ahead.

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Waterloo, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014 via mobile

Large portions, cheap prices, food is great!! Everything on the menu is good! Order way ahead of time if to go. Busy place.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 223 W Mill St, Waterloo, IL 62298-1235
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Waterloo
  • Phone Number: 618-939-5200

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Pizza
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?