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El Fredo Pizza

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523 W 19th St, Sioux City, IA 51103-2947
712-258-0691
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 3:30 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 4:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri 4:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner

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  • 23
    Excellent
  • 10
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Great Pizza

I started coming here many more years ago than I like to think about. I used to bring my daughter here when the 2 of us lived in Sioux City. I still remember those days and that Pizza. It was absolutely the best Pizza I'd had anywhere. I still visit here on occasion and they still have great... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 4, 2015
wundirboy
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Cherokee, Iowa
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Cherokee, Iowa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

I started coming here many more years ago than I like to think about. I used to bring my daughter here when the 2 of us lived in Sioux City. I still remember those days and that Pizza. It was absolutely the best Pizza I'd had anywhere. I still visit here on occasion and they still have great Pizza. Not... More 

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Sioux City, Iowa, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

El Fredo Pizza is the best Pizza in the area. The homemade sauce is excellent and they cook their pepperoni semi crisp giving it a great taste.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

Best pizza joint in Sioux City. Great Pizza, Great Atmosphere, Friendly Staff. Also has small arcade area so take some quarters for the kids!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

Pepperoni Pizza with Original Sauce.....the best. We live outside of Sioux City so always eat in the establishment....often call in our order while we are driving in.

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Sioux City, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

I've talked about Buffalo Alice & it's very good pizza .... BUT, "Freds" is the best!!! Yes, it's what I grew up on, but I've never changed my mine. We've eaten pizza many x"s & many places -- but we always decide that how good it may be -- to my wife & I, it's EL FREDO'S

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Omaha,Nebraska
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

I ate here yesterday at the recommendation of the hotel I was staying at. I ordered cheesebread, shrimp alfredo and small sausage and pepperoni pizza with their homemade sauce. The cheese bread was clearly out of a bag. The alfredo was very thick, it really didn't have much taste to it. The shrimp in the alfredo appeared to be almost... More 

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South Dakota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

I don't know how this isn't the highest-ranked pizza in the area. Maybe because it dares to be different? The sweet sauce is like nothing I've had anywhere else and makes El Fredo's one of the best and most recognizable pizzas in the country.

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Sioux City, Iowa, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

El Fredo- The ONLY pizza place in town. Get the original sauce-the BEST!! Over the years, El Fredo has had consistently wonderful pizza. If you have pizza anywhere else, you will ALWAYS compare it El Fredo. My fave combination is canandian bacon, pineapple, mushroom, and onion. They also have great pasta dishes. If you want to eat in, the atmosphere... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

El Fredo's is the best pizza place ever! Pizza is definately one thing Fredo does wsy better than Michael.

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Springdale, Arkansas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

In town visiting relatives and they picked up El Fredo's so we wouldn't have to cook. It was good! The sauce had a nice zing to it, slices were large and full of toppings. The crust was a bit greasy, but there are no calories on vacation--right?! This is one of the 'go-to' pizza places according to locals, we enjoyed... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 523 W 19th St, Sioux City, IA 51103-2947
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Sioux City
  • Phone Number: 712-258-0691

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Pizza
Open Hours
Sunday
3:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
4:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
4:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
4:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
4:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
4:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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