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Papa Del's Pizza - CLOSED

206 E Green St, Ste 1, Champaign, Champaign-Urbana, IL 61820-5675
+1 217-359-7700
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good22%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“stuffed pizza” (20 reviews)
“beef dish” (55 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
206 E Green St, Ste 1, Champaign, Champaign-Urbana, IL 61820-5675
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Reviewed 28 May 2014

I always loved the pizza here. I even worked here as a delivery driver many years ago. Service was good as waitress did checkbacks and the food was cooked pretty quickly.

Thank hrw97
Reviewed 22 May 2014 via mobile

Papa Del's deep dish is still the best pizza I have ever had, and I've been eating there for over 30 years. The sauce is amazing and complements the thick crust well. The service is always college students and you can tell that this is...More

Thank GT24601
Reviewed 9 May 2014

This is another restaurant I was told to try after I moved to the area, and I was not disappointed by the quality of the food. This is some of the best pizza I have ever had! The only problem is the price, easily two...More

Thank Jesse W
Reviewed 16 April 2014

We had the kitchen sink thin crust. It was a ton of food, but it was all great. I can't image the deep dish, but it is probably great too.

Thank Tim K
Reviewed 15 April 2014

I have been eating Papa Del's since junior high school (pre-woodstock), when they first opened on the Champaign side of wright street. I have eaten pizza elsewhere, including in Italy, and in almost every state in the US. So far, I have found no better...More

Thank Toureasy
Reviewed 3 April 2014

We are alums that stopped here on our way home from FL. Called an hour ahead and our pizza was ready when we arrived. Also purchased a frozen to take home. This is the best pizza hands down that you will find anywhere. Legend is,...More

Thank J S
Reviewed 25 March 2014

Heard this was the best Chicago style pizza in Champaign so we went. Might go again, might not. The key issues were the environment and service. It was slow service...and the tables are packed in like sardines..so we had very little space. Uncomfortable. Building had...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 20 March 2014

Had mile high pizza, Chicago style pizza, New York pizza, none compare to Papa Del's. Flavor, textures, everything fits perfectly except the wait, but even that is worth it for this pizza.

Thank cmitch920
Reviewed 13 March 2014 via mobile

Call ahead because real food takes time to make. I'm hooked on this pizza. They will also ship pizza from their website!

Thank JerDogD
Reviewed 9 March 2014

I can't make a trip to Champaign without stopping by for some of their incredible pizza. The dough has a sweet taste that is great. Only negative about the place is the long waits especially on game days. I love the new take out store...More

Thank IlliniFan1990
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:30 AM - 11:00 PM
10:30 AM - 11:00 PM
10:30 AM - 11:00 PM
10:30 AM - 11:00 PM
10:30 AM - 12:00 AM
10:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 206 E Green St, Ste 1, Champaign, Champaign-Urbana, IL 61820-5675
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Champaign-Urbana  >  Champaign
  • Phone Number: +1 217-359-7700
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