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Italia Pizza Cafe

1306 Goodman Rd E, Southaven, MS 38671
(662) 536-0511
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Ranked #5 of 124 restaurants in Southaven
Cuisines: Pizza
Most recent review
- Jul 23, 2014
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Tuscaloosa, Alabama
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 NEW

The service was fantastic for our family as a whole. Not only were they on the ball in attending to our table but the place is kid friendly. Fun little game room was a bonus. The pizza ingredients were fresh and the dough was great. The only reason I didn't rank the restaurant with five stars was the ingredients go... More

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Louisville, Mississippi
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38 reviews 38 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013

We ate here on a Sunday afternoon, and it was great. The owner came over to our table not once, but twice and was very friendly. I loved all the old albums on the wall. Brought back many memories. The most important thing was that our pizza was awesome.

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Southaven, Mississippi
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

The service was friendly. My wife's family (4 sisters, her mom, niece) and us. We ordered the 28 inch pizza. They'll allow each quarter of the pizza to be different. Simply put, one of the best pizzas I've ever had. The ingredients were very fresh, the seasoning was fantastic, and we still had some leftover for lunch. Perfect for a... More

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Memphis, TN
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87 reviews 87 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2012

I have been to Lonnie Tant's Italia Pizza Cafe both at their Southaven and Olive Branch location although I always seem to go to the Southaven one. They always have great customer service. I don't think my drink cup was ever empty for long. Lonnie always makes it a point to stop by and ask if everything is ok. I... More

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Ridgeland
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2012

Lonnie's place is truly a history of music. He has old album covers and 45 rpm records plastered on every inch of the walls which was very interesting to an old musician like me. The food was prepared from the freshest of ingredients and unique as far as choices and combinations. Lonnie is very personable and made my wife and... More

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Top Contributor
183 reviews 183 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2012 via mobile

Best pizza crust in town! Order the white cheese pizza and add chicken. So good I have to eat it at least once a month. Garlic knots are also a treat. With their delicious marinara sauce. However there is nothing on the menu I would not recommend. This food is so yummmmmy!

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Galloway, New Jersey
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33 reviews 33 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2012

As a long time resident of Southaven, I have eaten at many of the restaurants here and in surrounding areas. This place has the best Italian food food hands down. The restaurant has a real authentic Italian dinner feel and the owner (Lonnie) is often there and will talk to you. He even gave my son a giant cookie free... More

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Olive Branch
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19 reviews 19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2012

Lonnie has a excellent selection of Italian food and the pizza, which is New York style, is the best I have found outside of NY City!!

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Memphis, Tennessee
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2011

I moved to Southaven about a year ago. As soon as I moved I began my search for an aawesome local pizza place, after several months of trying various local Pizza places around Southaven I finally struck gold when I walked into Lonnie Tant's. Not only do they have the best pizza they also have amazing pasta dishes and appetizers.... More

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Olive Branch, MS
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2009

We have eaten at the Southaven location many times and always had good food and service. The service at the Olive Branch location in the evening I'm sad to say is not good, even with just a few guests in the restaurant at the time. The food was good, but with the poor service I don't think I'll be back... More

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