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1702 South St, Lincoln, NE 68502-2733
+1 402-434-9040
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Lincoln, Nebraska
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7 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I used to love Valentino's long before it was a franchise operation and long before the "buffet" on 70th street. This location on 17th & South is a storefront, no real inside dining. If you like Val's pizza, you'll like it the same here as anywhere.

Thank AEWA
Lincoln, Nebraska
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157 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 June 2016

This is more of a take out or delivery place for Vals, although there are a few chairs and I believe they have a small pizza buffet line for lunches. We order the family size spaghetti with meat sauce and a few garlic cheese rolls a couple times a month. It's always hot and ready to go within a few... More 

Thank Lisa K
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100 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 May 2016

Moderate priced and good quality. Buffet is their calling. Grew up in this city and love their pizza. The pasta is often overlooked. The V&Z lasagna is really good. The sauce is sweet. Garlic rolls to die for and good cheese combo.

Thank Arlog60
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2015

I order from this restaurant an average of 3 times per week to provide lunch for the staff of the small business I own, and have been doing so for nearly 7 years. The staff are always helpful, the lunch is delivered on time, and on the exceptionally rare occasion they get the order incorrect, it is corrected immediately with... More 

Thank Bill F
Lincoln, Nebraska
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29 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2015

Whatever you order here is awesome!! But there pizza's are the best. I do not believe there is a better pizza around any where.

Thank Sandy T
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32 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2014

Val's has many branches in Lincoln, but if you want a buffet, go to the one on South 70th and Van Dorn St. It is pricey, but the options are unbelievable. I would say over 100 items of food to try, not only pizza, but much more. Drinks (soda, tea, etc are extra). No alcohol served at this one. My... More 

Thank Penjole
Denver, Colorado
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118 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2014

We grew up celebrating special occasions here and it was a popular venue for date nights. I ordered a pizza recently when in town for a family illness, and it was still as good as it was 40 years ago.

Thank coloraska
Cleveland, Ohio
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45 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2014

If you like Italian food make sure you stop at one of the many Valentino restaurants while in Lincoln. They are one of my favorite places to go for Italian food!

Thank Beckysk8
Lincoln, Nebraska
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154 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2013

A Nebraska favorite! Great carry out or eat at their wonderful buffet in south Lincoln. Also a good choice for office parties and they have great catering!

Thank Bonnie F
Lincoln NE
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60 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2013

If you like pizza, you'll like Valentino's pizza, a long-time hometown favorite here in Lincoln. If you're not in the mood for pizza, their buffet offers a wide assortment of tasty soups, salads and main dishes. A great family restaurant.

Thank KatfromNE

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1702 South St, Lincoln, NE 68502-2733
  • Location: United States  >  Nebraska (NE)  >  Lincoln
  • Phone Number: +1 402-434-9040

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