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#14 of 33 Italian in Erie
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Pizza, Italian
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Vegetarian Friendly
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Lunch, Dinner
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Reviewed September 28, 2019 via mobile

Love the gun crust plus ingredients are added right up to the edges. Another plus is their ample adding of toppings. There were loads of sausage and pepperoni on my pie. One suggestion I have is to add a bit more sauce so I can...taste it. Otherwise they have hot and delicious pizza here.More

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed August 11, 2019

This is my favorite pizza place, nice clean and modern spot to eat in and some of the best thin crust pizzas in town.

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed July 27, 2019 via mobile

We were in Erie visiting Presque Isle State Park from out of state and happened to drop in on a Sunday after it turned out that the local restaurants in which we were interested with vegetarian options were closed on Sunday. So we chose this...place since we never had a bad experience in other branches. This one is good, too !! Keep this place in mind since Erie’s good dining options can be a bit limited on Sundays if you’re on a budget.More

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed March 21, 2019

Super delicious thin crust pizza. Only quibble is that it could have used a bit more sauce. Worth driving a little extra to get their pizza than the usual neighborhood stuff.

Date of visit: March 2019
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Reviewed March 12, 2019

I've been signed up for the Donatos text notifications for a while but finally was in the area and decided to try it out. I ordered a custom calzone (2 ingredients included, extra ingredients for extra money) and it was pretty good! There was a...steady flow of customers dining in and picking up, even at a random time (~4pm). There isn't always someone up front, but the register area is visible from the back so someone always popped up front to help quickly. The text discounts (often 20-30% off) are what will keep me coming back!More

Date of visit: February 2019
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Reviewed December 12, 2018

the pizza here is very good as well as interesting. many different combos. the restaurant itself is cozy and the staff is friendly.

Date of visit: July 2018
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Reviewed October 11, 2018

We delayed going here for a while. One of the places we lived had a Donatos near us and it was our favorite place. So we were a little worried that our expectations wouldn't live up to our memories. But it was pretty close. We...had a coupon so we decided to try it. It wasn't exactly how we remembered the flavors being, but we did agree that it was good. We do live a little far out for to go here too often. But we will definitely go here again. Everyone that was with us really enjoyed the pizza.More

Date of visit: September 2018
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Reviewed August 25, 2018 via mobile

I worked in the midwest and this was my favorite pizza. Live over an hour from Erie but would make the trip for this pizza. Wish there were more in Pa.

Date of visit: August 2018
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Reviewed July 31, 2018

I had the opportunity to visit Donatos Pizza for several work related functions over the past month. The owner and her staff are all very friendly and accommodating to our group. What I think is occurring with other reviewers giving this place negative reviews is...that this is a central-south Ohio pizza place. If you have been to Columbus or Cincinnati, you will find pizza like this. Very thin crust and loaded with toppings. The pizzas are well-made and the flavors are to die for. The restaurant is very clean and there are little trinkets such as books and puzzles to keep you occupied as you wait for your food. Prices are reasonable but I will classify it as a quality over quantity. Probably my favorite chain pizza in Erie.More

Date of visit: July 2018
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DonatosPizza, Guest Relations Manager at Donatos Pizza, responded to this reviewResponded August 2, 2018

Thank you for the nice review! We appreciate it so much! We hope to serve you again soon!

Reviewed August 16, 2017

A great and affordable place to eat. Love, love, love their pepperoni thin crust (what they're most well known for) which is loaded to the rim with pepperoni. Great salads, sandwiches and pizza. Text them to get regular specials and spur of the moment savings...as a member of their text club. When you text them the first time you will get $ off your next pizza but that has to be used within 3 days. However, even if you don't text until you get into the door, you can text from there and use the $ off coupon to make your first pizza! Delivery also available. Dine in their very clean and nice dining room. All in all it's a great pizza for a great price.More

Date of visit: July 2017
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