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mama nicks circle pizzeria

1934 Washington St, Waterloo, IA 50702-1738
+1 319-233-3323
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good34%
  • Average21%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
Apr 2, 2017
“Great Pizza - Great Staff”
Mar 23, 2017
“Good pizza”
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Pizza, Italian, American
$$ - $$$
1934 Washington St, Waterloo, IA 50702-1738
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Reviewed October 26, 2015 via mobile

Like I said, best pizza in town! Great toppings and dough cooked to perfection. Their buffet is pretty good a few more choices would be nice but it's tasty & priced right. Only complaint if any would be restaurant itself is a little cramped especially...More

2  Thank TUsh41
Reviewed October 19, 2015

This is a place i eat frequently on Sundays they have a wonderful buffet several great options and some of the best fried chicken around. Nice environment and very friendly service. I look forward to eating here time and time again. Also on holidays they...More

2  Thank Theresa S
Reviewed August 2, 2015

Great pizzas!!! Very affordable. Friendly staff. We had 2 adults and 4 teenagers and ate for $38. No one left hungry.

1  Thank 549ken
Reviewed June 24, 2015 via mobile

A favorite of our family's for over 40 years. The best pizza in Waterloo - hands down. Excellent service! The pizza is wonderful and the salad bar/buffet is outstanding. Never miss an opportunity to visit this establishment when we visit our family back in Waterloo.

Thank acstraube
Reviewed May 13, 2015

Decent prices- pizza was pretty good - menu had good selections- staff was very friendly & helpful. Decor is nothing fancy, but we enjoyed our meal & if ever in Waterloo again, we'd go there .

Thank familytraveler812
Reviewed April 12, 2015 via mobile

Sunday buffet was about the same cost as Pizza Ranch but not as good and definitely not as large. Not much variety... For example, the buffet had room for maybe six or eight different kinds of pizza (the area under the warming lights which was...More

Thank Deganotneb
Reviewed March 9, 2015

We called the pizzeria and asked them how much pizza and salad that we would need for 40 people. They were very helpful they helped me order the right amount and volunteered to deliver at a very low price for the delivery. The pizza are...More

Thank marmil59
Reviewed November 10, 2014

Stopped in for a bite with my family after 6 hours on the road. Greeted warmly and was informed of the specials. All of the questions were answered and we dug in! We had the new Chicago Style pizza. It was good, not great but...More

Thank kennykelme
Reviewed September 24, 2014

I spent 60 minutes waiting on my pizza to get delivered and couldn't even get my roommates to Finnish one piece. The dough tasted like the box it came in and has no flavor to it at all! They need to fix the problem or...More

Thank Coboie
Reviewed September 22, 2014

While in town we ordered a pizza for delivery to our hotel. The service was very fast as we received the pizza in less than 45 minutes. We ordered 1/2 veggie and 1/2 cheese and sausage on a thin crust. The pizza was VERY greasy,...More

Thank chitown73
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Takeout, Buffet, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
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Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
3:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1934 Washington St, Waterloo, IA 50702-1738
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Waterloo
  • Phone Number: +1 319-233-3323
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Mama Nick's Circle Pizzaria Welcome! Mama Nick's Circle Pizzeria has been serving the Cedar Valley with a time honored tradition of great quality pizza, pasta and sandwiches for more than 50 years. Mama Nick's still uses only top quality ingredients piled atop our made to order pizzas such as fresh ground beef and sausage mixed with our family spices, fresh sliced meats and chopped veggies topped with 100% real mozzarella cheese and our secret seasoning. Try our baked French bread sandwiches or delicious hand breaded pork tenderloins along with your choice of fresh cut French fries or seasoned Greek fries. Stop in and try our unique homestyle all you can eat lunch buffet with our famous fried chicken, Buffalo wings, pizza, pasta, soups, meatloaf or Salisbury steak. You're sure to find your favorites from 11am-2pm Tuesday through Friday and Sunday or try our all you can eat dinner buffet Tuesday evenings from 4pm-8pm. Dine-in, carry-out or let us bring a fresh made meal to your door! Dial 233-3323 and ask for more details regarding our delivery area which includes much of Waterloo, Washburn, Evansdale and Elk Run. Mama Nick's has been family owned and operated since 1962. Our hours are Tuesday through Friday 11am-9:30pm, Saturday 3pm-9:30pm and Sunday 11am-9:30pm. At Mama Nick's Circle Pizzeria, the customer always comes first.
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