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Pizza Papalis

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553 Monroe St, Detroit, MI 48226-2932
11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 1:00 am
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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This place is a Detroit institution, and the pizzas are usually amazing (especially great for left overs heated up the next day), but last visit was a little disappointing, despite the friendly service. - What we ordered: deep dish spinach pizza - What we got: dough and cheese with a couple of leaves of spinach... We went early dinner on... More 

Thank JJB48103
Warren, Michigan
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40 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We went there before a baseball game this past June, and although the pizza was pretty good, it is rather pricey for what you get, and due to the high volume of customers, it takes quite a long time to get your pizza, so if you don't get there early, you will have quite a long wait to get your... More 

Thank Sherri B
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We love the Spinach Special deep dish pizza. It is so good, we stick with - and sometimes crave- only this one. What sets it apart is that the crust is baked- it is flaky, like a pie crust; not greasy, like other deep dish (pan) pizzas, so it seems healthier and tastes amazing. The tomato sauce is delicious and... More 

Thank LuxeTravelLisa
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Service and food was great as usual!!Order was carryout and ready when promised. Customer service was great too!

Thank Toyia J
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My favorite place to indulge in calories!!! Love the deep dish meat lovers! No complaints reasonable priced for the quality of food.

Thank pamelaa697
Detroit, Michigan
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I love Chicago-style pizza, and this is always tasty and hits the spot. The ingredients are always top quality.

Thank greg313
Birmingham, Alabama
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8 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was good but not as good as everyone talked about. I would recommend for someone to try if they have never had Pizza Papalis! Next time we will try the deep dish pizza!

Thank TravelingBeautiful
Detroit, Michigan
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20 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love Pizza only from this place. It takes long time to cook but totally worth the wait. The crust is very nice and well cooked.Spinach is my favorite.

Thank Unnati P
Farmington Hills, Michigan
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Being a Chicago guy, this is the best place to go if you want to revisit the Windy City style pie!! We get them half cooked and finish at home!! Soooo gooood!!!

Thank mdurz
Detroit, Michigan
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15 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome!! The hot spinach and mushroom deep dish pizza is amazing. Greek salad is delicious too. It's vegetarians dream come true after a nice walk in downtown!!

Thank misspandya

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Reservations
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Business meetings, Romantic, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 553 Monroe St, Detroit, MI 48226-2932
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Detroit
  • Phone Number: 13139618020

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