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Sal's Famous Pizzeria

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350 E Main St, Plainfield, IN 46168-1564
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Reservations, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff

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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
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    4 of 5 stars
Nice local Italian restaurant

Very nice little restaurant. The food is good (I especially like the lasagna). Parking is limited, so get there early. Friendly staff.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 29, 2015
Dennis M
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Mooresville, Indiana
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150 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2015

For me, Sal's is just okay. The food here is average. The service is the same. They have the potential to be something awesome in an area that is really lacking good Italian food. My pizza was tasty enough, but it was undercooked. I sucked it up and ate it anyway. From my experience here, it wouldn't have done any... More 

Thank EggDropErin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2015 via mobile

We brought 9 kids (yep)....they were great. Loved our waitstaff. The pizza and garlic rolls were delicious. Prices were reasonable. Love this place!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Plainfield, Indiana
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39 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

Sam's is a great place to go for lunch or dinner. Their pizza is baked fresh and the calzones are too. All of the pasta dishes are excellent!! Whenever we have friends or family visit we always go to Sam's at least once. Was so glad when they started serving mixed drinks in addition to beer and wine.

Thank Kelly G
Colorado Springs
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2015 via mobile

Picked this place based on the flip of a coin and it was worth it. The olive oil mix to start the meal was fantastic. The portions were big. A couple could definitely share a Stromboli or 9" pizza.

Thank Fishingthe50states
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015

When I travel I generally like to find local places instead of the chain places. I picked Sal's based off of other reviews and the fact it was near where I was staying. I had no problem parking on a Thursday night, but I can see where that could be a problem during busier times. I had tortellini which was... More 

Thank ECN0408
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41 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 via mobile

Very nice little restaurant. The food is good (I especially like the lasagna). Parking is limited, so get there early. Friendly staff.

Thank Dennis M
Plainfield, Indiana
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42 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

This is a relaxing place to dine. The food is properly prepared and tickles the taste buds. Service here is hit and miss. Sometimes good service, sometimes poor service. I especially enjoy the Ziti here. Parking leaves a lot to be desired. The price of the meals is not a bargain.

Thank Greg H
Evansville, Indiana
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16 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

A co-worker and I were in the Plainfield area for a work project. The co-worker had eaten at Sal's previously and raved about how good the food was. Staff was friendly and helpful in taking our orders and I had tortellini which was very good. My disappointment was in two areas. First, while serving a nearby taken a half of... More 

Thank Kiteman51
Liberty Township, Ohio, United States
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015 via mobile

Nice little town, for Indiana. The restaurant itself is gorgeous! The staff is clean and mostly nice. The parking is awful. The thing that surprised me the most was that the grass in front of the side walk was not mowed, and predominantly weeds, odd detail to skip. The Calzone was great! The marinara is good. I got a vegetarian... More 

Thank Josh C
Plainfield, Indiana, United States
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40 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

Sal's is a great little local restaurant. Food is excellent. Nice atmosphere, nice enough for a date night. Calzones excellent. Spaghetti and other dishes very good. Bread and dip offered with meal. Have not had the pizza. Seem to do a good carry out service. Located on Main St in Plainfield. Somewhat limited but free parking. Casual dress.

Thank Beverly L

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 350 E Main St, Plainfield, IN 46168-1564
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Plainfield
  • Phone Number: 317-837-8800

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, Pizza
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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