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Pagliai's Pizza

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$$ - $$$
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524 S Front St, Mankato, MN 56001-3717
+1 507-387-7274
11:00 am - 1:30 am
Closed now
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Sun - Wed 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thu 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 1:30 am
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A Mankato institution. Has changed in years because it isn't necessary. It doesn't get any better. Great daily lunch special.

Thank Michael S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Pizza was outstanding and garlic cheese bread was fabulous! Highly recommended YUM YUM Old school delight

Thank karischooler
Rockford, Illinois
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15 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We grabbed dinner before heading over to watch some college basketball. A fun environment with lots of activity. You can watch as they make and bake your pizza. Our waitress was friendly and very attentive even though they were busy. The pizza comes straight to you out of the oven and it is delicious and VERY cheesy. Great food and... More 

Thank Gregg N
Saint Paul, Minnesota
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Must go. Has stood the test of time for a reason!!! Pizza items are their forte' -- has beer now, too! ( Didn't when I lived here 30 years ago:)

Thank Shawn H
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55 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I loved this place in the 80s when i went to MSU. 30 yrs later, still the best! Worth the drive from Twin Cities. Pizza? To die for. Hot Poor Boy? Nothing better!

Thank tbrock77
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71 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2016

Have not been here recently. When we have been it's been very good. We went with two other couples. Our waitress was excellent. She even recommended we get a pitcher of beer instead of individual glasses. We hadn't realized they had them. And they pizza was very good. Prices were very good also!

Thank minnesota_nice
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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98 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2016 via mobile

Great lunch special for $6 - one topping 10" pizza, drink with free refills! Couldn't pass up the specialty pizza, though and greatly enjoyed the Philly cheesesteak pizza, my son got the same style sandwich and it was 20"!!! The bread was like a croissant and enough for two meals. Quick service and you're looking at the kitchen so you... More 

Thank Pennconsota
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2016 via mobile

Had three pizzas delivered to our hotel and was told it would be 45 minutes to an hour it arrived in 30 minutes. It was hot it was delicious and I highly recommend it. It was a great value for the money.

Thank Dave D
Mankato, Minnesota
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

The atmosphere at Pagliai's is like walking back in time to the 70's, which is a favorite place for our family. The pizza is excellent. The toppings and cheese are great. The prices are average, but nothing about Pagliai's is average. I would recommend it to everyone. We especially like the thin-crust pizza.

Thank maryg0329
Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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208 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 16, 2016

We went here for a late lunch. I had a small veggie pizza, and I almost ate the entire thing, it was SO GOOD! The rest of my group had the Baha Chicken pizza, and they loved it, too. Service was good and fast. I can't wait to go back!!

Thank TaurusMom

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$8 - $15
Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Dining on a budget, Large groups, Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 1:30 am
11:00 am - 1:30 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 524 S Front St, Mankato, MN 56001-3717
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Mankato
  • Phone Number: +1 507-387-7274

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