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Joe's Pizza and Pasta

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115 E Jefferson Ave, Effingham, IL 62401-3457
+1 217-342-9394
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good21%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
115 E Jefferson Ave, Effingham, IL 62401-3457
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Service was great, but the deep dish pizza was horrid! The crust tasted like cardboard & the sauce was bland/tasteless. I’ve eaten Chicago DD Pizza for 40+ years and love it, but this is NOT it! Other dishes may be good but I won’t be...More

Thank Maureen H
Reviewed April 19, 2018

Fast delivery to hotel room, piping hot. Delicious fresh authentic Italian food. Eggplant parm, lasagna. Awesome! With large toasted garlic bread on real Italian bread, fresh side salad. We will repeat!

Thank Thinker555
Reviewed March 11, 2018 via mobile

Great family owned business in downtown Effingham! Plenty of seating and service is always fast. The menu is full of options. Everything is delicious! Try the Bianca pizza or Cousin Tavio's pizza....yum!

Thank Melissann08
Reviewed February 26, 2018

This is one of the favorite pizza's we have ever experienced. The Joe's Deluxe medium is great for two, along with a side salad. Their servers are extraordinary and take great care of you. It is the place for locals since everyone seemed to know...More

Thank BTPI
Reviewed February 17, 2018 via mobile

What a nice experience! We got there just after they opened at 4:00 on Saturday. Service was friendly and fast. The crowd piled in behind us because it’s a popular place. We got a Chicago-style small pizza. More than enough for two of us. The...More

Thank goldwing97
Reviewed December 6, 2017

Joes of Effingham has a very friendly staff. Family atmosphere. Great food! a good place to go when out on the town.

Thank Tony C
Reviewed November 21, 2017

Ordered delivery to my hotel room and they delivered right to the room and it arrived quickly and nice and hot. The toppings were a little skimpy, ordered sausage, mushroom, and onion but the were very light on the veggies, too bad because it was...More

Thank Homespn
Reviewed October 28, 2017 via mobile

In the street of old town, is the perfect place for a pizza joint. The meals were just ok. The sauce on pizza and sandwich was delicious, would have loved even more of it as it has a sweet tang with touch of BBQ flavor....More

Thank Sylvia T
Reviewed October 17, 2017

My co-workers and I went to Joes based on a recommendation from others and it was a excellent choice. I got the Meatball sub which was delicious. My co-workers got pasta and pizza and were quite satisfied as well. Service was a bit lacking mainly...More

Thank hockeygoon96
Reviewed October 10, 2017

This is definitely the place for lunch in downtown Effingham. Constant flow of people and and endless line of take out orders. I had the Italian Beef on Ciabatta and it was just the right serving. I wanted a cup of soup but they do...More

Thank Noel J
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Cheryl E
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Yes they do along with wines
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Response from streetsmartsChicago | Reviewed this property |
I don't know I am from out of town and occasionally eat at Joe's
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Business meetings, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 115 E Jefferson Ave, Effingham, IL 62401-3457
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Effingham
  • Phone Number: +1 217-342-9394
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