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Joe's Pizza and Pasta

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$$ - $$$
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115 E Jefferson Ave, Effingham, IL 62401-3457
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Open now
All hours
Sun 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Effingham, Illinois
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are here as a family recently and had the stuffed crust pizza - my favorite! It's a Chicago style pizza with the sauce on top. It's delicious!! Their sauce is kind of sweet and so addictive!

Thank Ed C
Effingham, Illinois
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Don't eat here if you want what you order. The past 3 visits my wife or my order has been wrong. It doesn't matter about call in order or eat in order.

Thank dpwhitewolf
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108 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Had dinner here with friends early on Saturday evening. We had the family special which is salad, breadsticks and drinks for 4 along with an extra large pizza with two toppings for $23 and change. The service was outstanding and the portions large. We took pizza home with us. Can't say enough about the friendly atmosphere and good food. Will... More 

Thank jenk61
Effingham, Illinois
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you want the best pizza Joes if the place. I must admit that the pasta dishes are just so-so. It was a disappointment that my wife and I just about couldn't fine the "meat" in the pasta. The salad that we each had was OK but for the price could have included a few more olives etc.

Thank bethwA4551PM
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36 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ordered pizza from here and had it delivered to our hotel one night. It was ok, however our order wasn't quite right and the prices were a little high for the quality. Not the higher end pizza we expected but ok.

Thank eclecticco
Effingham, Illinois
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 21, 2016 via mobile

We go once a week for lunch,service is great and quick. My favorite is the chicken Caesar salad. Tara our server is great she brings our teas, we don't even have to order them. She just knows that's what we get to drink. The restaurant is clean and food is really good. Service is excellent.

Thank kenwB5576FW
Effingham, Illinois
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2016 via mobile

We love Joe's pizza and pasta😍 We have been eating there for more years than I can count! The food is always excellent, the sweet tea is perfect we eat there on a regular basis😀

Thank Cathy M
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79 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

Meal was good - the service made the dining experience uncomfortable. We came to have a few cocktails at the bar before ordering. We specified this to the waitress and thought that it was understood. Not so. She kept returning to us to ask about ordering food - which we said we were not ready. When we were ready, her... More 

Thank streetsmartsChicago
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 19, 2016 via mobile

As owner of a pizza parlor in Wisconsin, we do cracker crust brick oven pizza. Aside from the precooked sausage this was pretty good. Nice crust, sauce was good. They put all their toppings under the cheese, which gives it a taste similar to rossaties,Milwaukee. Good job.

Thank Jeffrey D
Effingham, Illinois
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22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 11, 2016

I was in a meeting today and we ordered in from Joe's and had the food delivered. I had the large grilled chicken salad. It was huge! I wish I had ordered the smaller version. Others in my group had the pizza special - personal size two-topping pizza, salad, and drink - or one of the other salad options.

Thank SAM92311

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Television
Good for
Dining on a budget, Kids, Families with children, Large groups
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: 217-342-9394

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