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970 Chestnut Street, Murray, KY
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Description: The best pizza in Murray - super affordable with a great buffet and a FREE...
The best pizza in Murray - super affordable with a great buffet and a FREE games area for small children, plus an arcade for older kids. Super place to host a birthday party of meeting.
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Yummy pizza

There was six of us when we came for a late lunch. We were seated promptly and had drinks in a matter of a few minutes. Pizza and bread sticks were ordered. It all came out fast and hot. I love their pizza. Most visits I take to Murray we end up here for dinner.

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 8, 2015
jsheeks
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Owensboro, Kentucky
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Owensboro, Kentucky
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29 reviews 29 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

There was six of us when we came for a late lunch. We were seated promptly and had drinks in a matter of a few minutes. Pizza and bread sticks were ordered. It all came out fast and hot. I love their pizza. Most visits I take to Murray we end up here for dinner.

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Senior Contributor
47 reviews 47 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

Located centrally near Murray University campus. A favorite in Murray for many years. Salad bar and Italian food bar plus menu ordering. Their spaghetti is really tasty and filling.

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89 reviews 89 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

My Mom and I wanted a salad after shopping all afternoon. Pagliai's was nearby and seemed to fit our needs. The buffet was clean but the hot food offerings had definitely been under the heat lamp for awhile. The salad bar had a number of different veggies, cottage cheese and a tasty crab/seafood salad. The one pizza we tried had... More 

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Southern Illinois
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28 reviews 28 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2013

Not sure about all the negative reviews. My wife and I eat here every so often and have never had a bad pizza. Besides Quatros in Carbondale Illinois, this is one of the best pizzas I ever had.

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Martin, Tennessee, United States
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19 reviews 19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2013

I went there on a Saturday at 1 pm. It was a good buffet but some of the pizza had been left out too long. They made one up special and put it on the buffet for me which was cool. The salad bar was good. I liked the pizza sauce , the toppings, but the crust was a little... More 

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Murray, Kentucky
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70 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2013

I go to this place twice a year, when we get a free meal as a birthday gift. Otherwise, no way. The buffet is usually skimpy and cold. I attended a Rotary luncheon there once; the food was terrific. Why not for table service?

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Paducah, Kentucky
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2013

This place has been a special treat for us since we were kids. All our school field trips to MSU and such would end up at Pagliai's for lunch. We made special trips there just to enjoy their pizza and games!

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Senior Contributor
42 reviews 42 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2013 via mobile

We stopped in for a pizza today. We settled for the buffet. It was fresh and well stocked. The pizza and salad sure hit the spot. The place is in a older building and it had real a Italian family feel. I will definately go back. In fact I can't wait to go back.

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Murray
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16 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2012

There are a bunch of just a bunch better than going here. Tried it and won't return unless it's a freebie. There's nothing really good about this place.

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54 reviews 54 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2012 via mobile

The pizza was ok. Had better. The building was so old. Everything looked dirty. It might had not been dirty but if it looks dirty it kinda grossd you out.needs a remodle and better pizza.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 970 Chestnut Street, Murray, KY
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Murray

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian

Description

The best pizza in Murray - super affordable with a great buffet and a FREE games area for small children, plus an arcade for older kids. Super place to host a birthday party of meeting.

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