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Pagliai’s Pizza & Pasta

1129 Broadway St, Cape Girardeau, MO 63701-5405
+1 573-335-0366
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good23%
  • Average1%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“pizza” (68 reviews)
“cheese bread” (2 reviews)
“pie” (4 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1129 Broadway St, Cape Girardeau, MO 63701-5405
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We love Pagliais! Has been our pizza spot for years. Located near the university and downtown. Not large and there is often a short wait so prepare. The menu also offers a salad bar and many other items for those not enjoying pizza. We eat...More

Reviewed 11 July 2017

Pagliai's serves unique pizza and has managed to do so for generations. The medium-thin edgeless crust and cheese are contenders for "best in the world" with lean meats that take on flavor from the cheese instead of leaving pools of orange fat. While I almost...More

Thank SwampeastMike
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Clean family style restaurant. Pizza and Pasta plus a nice salad bar with many items. Good family food.

1  Thank Debra C
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Locals and once local residents when returning to town to visit friends or family can't wait to go to Paglia's. Not only is the pizza great, but so are the sandwiches, pasta, and even the old fashioned salad bar. The only pizza I have ever...More

1  Thank SailKy
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

If you are in Cape And looking for good pizza this is your place! This is the only pizza place we will order from. This pizza is not your standard Pizza Hut, or Papa Johns, its better! Try the Bosco breadsticks, my son loves them...More

1  Thank Coonce250
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Well established in Cape as the best place for pizza. Large selection from which to choose. Very little down time but well worth the little wait Service is always outstanding. Carry out is available. This is a non smoking restaurant. For pizza this is the...More

Thank rphillips3
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

It's my first time trying Pagliai's Pizza and Pasta since I am not actually a pizza person.. I tried the salad buffet, its was good but not that much selections only basic stuff. We ordered Hawaiin and Meatoverload pizza, we waited for a while and...More

Thank jmaliman
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Best pizza in town and this is from someone born and raised in Chicago, who for all her life has eaten Chicago pizza.

Thank Michele C
Reviewed 11 April 2017

In my opinion, this is the best pizza in Cape Girardeau! To my taste buds, it is the best pizza I have ever eaten. They have a small but satisfying salad bar that I always partake of. Definitely a local hangout and probably will have...More

Thank rexr
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

This continues to be the best place in town for pizza. The cheese bread is great too as well as the salad bar. I've never had a bad pizza here.

Thank Kelley S
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Kristin T
13 January 2017|
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Response from John G | Reviewed this property |
They are very busy on the weekends. We went last weekend at 5:00 PM and there was a line. I personally know the owner and believe he would make accommodations if you were to call him.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1129 Broadway St, Cape Girardeau, MO 63701-5405
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Cape Girardeau
  • Phone Number: +1 573-335-0366
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