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Pantera's Pizza

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1522 Troy Rd, Edwardsville, IL 62025-2550
+1 618-692-6000
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Mattoon, Illinois
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A party of four had the lunch buffet on a Saturday. I have been going here for 30 years since I was a kid. The pizza has gone a little down hill but is still very good. It has a taste all it's own. I think the price for the buffet is $6.99 for all you can eat. A real... More 

Thank 691chuck52
Saint Louis, Missouri
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45 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

I've been going to Pantera's for a very long time (more than 20 years!). They are always consistently great at thick crust pizza!

Thank RZ_STL_1
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

I remember the where's the beef campaign for Wendy's. Pantera's can do one called where's the cheese. The pre Frozen crust and lack of cheese and flavor made me feel like I got ripped off. I took four bites and could not take it anymore. On the second piece I took the pepperoni off and found about four strands of... More 

Thank Bruce S
2 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

Disappointing. Place is dirty and outdated. You serve yourself, get your own drinks, plates, etc. Not sure what the waitresses were doing there other than to clean the table after we left. Pizza was a little better than frozen from grocery store. Not like it used to be. I used to love this place. What happened?

Thank Steve W
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26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

A friend of mine & I try to meet up once a month for lunch and we always meet at Panteras. Great pizza. Great salad & pizza bar. Very economical & great atmosphere to sit & talk.

Thank Weslynn J
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41 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

Pantera's is an Edwardsville institution- you'll see their names on at least one team in any local baseball or soccer league. They offer a great buffet and cheap pizza- if you want to save some money it's a good place to go, but we weren't huge fans of the pizza. Not good, not bad, just average.

Thank Kyle W
St. Louis
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105 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 April 2016 via mobile

Hands-down the best pizza you'll ever eat 5 to 6 pounds of love tucked into a box. What you can't finish, seven it up for breakfast the next morning. This store has a very friendly staff, great customer service with plenty of room for large gatherings. I will be back!!!!!!!!

Thank BarryRay1964
Granite City, Illinois
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2016

The area is open seating with tables and booths. It can accommodate large parties with long tables for birthdays. The salad bar is well stocked and clean. The pizza is delicious. They offer fundraising to many schools and churches. Their are a family owned and give back to the community - two extra assets!

Thank Karen B
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77 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2016

Excellent buffet selections-pizza options, pasta and sauce, dessert pizzas, salad bar. Game section to entertain. Can be cold and drafty so choose table carefully.

Thank pamelacQ8394KB
Saint Louis, Missouri
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2016

Pantera's Pizza in Edwardsville is the best pizza I've ever eaten. I have been a big fan of the daily double (two large combos is my choice) for 30 + years. The staff is friendly and the food is better than anything else in the St. Louis metro area. Do yourself a favor and try Pantera's if you haven't.

Thank Michael M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1522 Troy Rd, Edwardsville, IL 62025-2550
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Edwardsville
  • Phone Number: +1 618-692-6000

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