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Lilly's Pizza

#178 of 1,254 Restaurants in Raleigh
Certificate of Excellence
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1813 Glenwood Ave, Raleigh, NC 27608-2323
919-833-0226
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Today
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night
Good for:
Families with children
Local cuisine
Outdoor seating
Dining on a budget
Lunch
Dinner
Takeout
Delivery
Late Night

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

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Visitor rating
  • 79
    Excellent
  • 33
    Very good
  • 24
    Average
  • 10
    Poor
  • 7
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Best pizza I've ever had

Lilly's pizza is amazing, that's all that needs to be said. They serve a thicker crust with fresh ingredients and an amazing sauce.

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 8, 2015
Dave C
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Miami, Florida
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Local cuisine
  • Outdoor seating
  • Dining on a budget
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Takeout
  • Delivery
  • Late Night
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153 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Miami, Florida
Top Contributor
109 reviews 109 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

Lilly's pizza is amazing, that's all that needs to be said. They serve a thicker crust with fresh ingredients and an amazing sauce.

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Valley Forge
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51 reviews 51 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

I love the fresh ingredients that Lilly's uses, and we frequently order delivery from them. Usually they are pretty close to the mark on just how long it will be (and yes it will be pretty long sometimes). The calzones are awesome, salads fresh, the manicotti is delicious, and the pizza is great with a spectacular list of toppings. My... More 

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Raleigh, North Carolina
Top Contributor
105 reviews 105 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
115 helpful votes 115 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

If you don't mind standing/waiting in line for 45 minutes and if you're lucky, finding a table, then Lilly's is for you. Surly, grunge waitstaff is so hip, you'll look past the overpriced, bready pizza and pat yourself on the back for eating with the "cool kids." Kudos you!

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Raleigh, North Carolina
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

The pizza here is worth the wait and you can bet there will be one. It is a small, typical pizza place but the pizza is awesome. I loved it.

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Raleigh, NC
Top Contributor
103 reviews 103 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
190 helpful votes 190 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

My daughter and I were looking for the best pizza in Raleigh. After searching the internet, we decided to try Lilly's Pizza. When we got there, the line was only 3 or 4 people long. But it took them FOREVER to take an order. Take outs could walk right by and get their order, while we waited. And waited. Meanwhile,... More 

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richmond va
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23 reviews 23 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

Loved the pizza choices. Taste as good as they advertise. Had takeout because very popular restaurant with long lines.

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Edenton, North Carolina
Top Contributor
55 reviews 55 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

Came here on a friend's recommendation, but unfortunately I cannot say this was a great dining experience. The pizza was decent, but not outstanding - certainly would not say it deserves its great reputation. I personally found the dining area to be small, loud, and unpleasant - I can see how the atmosphere would appeal to some (particularly college students),... More 

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Buffalo, New York
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24 reviews 24 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

Visiting our son and daughter for Thanksgiving week, we were looking for a good local pizzeria. Lilly's got good reviews so we gave it a try. We arrived just after five on a Sunday evening to find a few people at tables but the place was not packed so we seated ourselves, grabbed a menu from the counter and got... More 

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1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

Bought $123.00 worth of pizza on 11/14/14. Our two Thai pizzas didn't have curry sauce or ginger. I will NEVER AGAIN order from 5 point in Raleigh. Durham obviously has a better manager and cooks!

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Our family of 4 went to Lilly's pizza last night just for the salads. We also ordered a medium pizza that was good. Our problem was that the salad's my daughter and I ordered never came out. We inquired about them twice and the server just shrugged her shoulders. The second thine she said she would look into it. We... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1813 Glenwood Ave, Raleigh, NC 27608-2323
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Raleigh
  • Phone Number: 919-833-0226

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 1 - 20
  • Cuisine: Pizza

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Outdoor seating, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

Questions & Answers

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Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?