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Pestos Italian Restaurant & Pizzeria

3123 Calumet Avenue, Valparaiso, IN 46383
+1 219-462-0993
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“vodka chicken” (24 reviews)
“breadsticks” (25 reviews)
“pasta” (25 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 9:00 pmAll hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3123 Calumet Avenue, Valparaiso, IN 46383
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1 - 10 of 221 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Art and Joanne have a gem here. You need to make reservations on buffet night (wed) or expect a long wait. Great Italian food and very creative dishes that taste outstanding!! Best bread pudding anywhere

Thank valpoinsurance
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we really liked the bread and seasoned oil. the service was good. our entree's were flavorful and plenty.

Thank Earlene K
Reviewed 13 January 2018

Great food. Whether you come as a couple or a big group this place can seat you. Never had a bad meat or a bad server.

Thank MYKEL61
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Service was superior from start to finish. Great to see so many friendly servers. We had the delicious variety of the Wednesday buffet. The wings were huge and the best I've ever had. Not the typucal hot wings but a mild sauce. The buffet selections...More

Thank Michellelovesthebeac
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Enjoyed yet another delicious lunch with some neighborhood friends yesterday. This was their first visit so we were all looking forward to some delicious Italian cuisine. Our server, Daniel, was very gracious and attentive. We enjoyed such offerings such as Eggplant Parmesan, Veal Marsala and...More

Thank Mary M
Reviewed 21 November 2017

JoAnn's place has very good food, very good service, huge portions, very reasonable prices. Home made bread with a delicious olive oil dipping sauce. Everyone in our party of 6 gave a thumbs up. Of course we were there with some repeat customers. Highly recommended

Thank Jon D
Reviewed 19 November 2017

The good the bad and the ugly, the good was the bread the dipping oil, the salad, and the service all were very good. Unfortunately the veal parm was a breaded piece of bread, not to sure if there was any veal in there, I...More

Thank redrt
Reviewed 10 November 2017

We come here for the Sunday lunch buffet or Wednesday dinner buffet and we've always had excellent service. Wait staff is very nice. Clean restaurant and delicious food = a family favorite!

Thank Kristina R
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Love the food here it is amazing, generally come here for Valentines Day and also for Wednesday night buffet. Consistently great food and service

Thank Cookiexoxo
Reviewed 10 November 2017

First off..my wife thought it was more quantity than quality. I gave it 5 stars because I disagree. I thought the quality was great and for $12...all you can eat....BEST deal on the planet. The food First you can have a salad with many items...More

Thank john b
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3123 Calumet Avenue, Valparaiso, IN 46383
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Valparaiso
  • Phone Number: +1 219-462-0993
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