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Joe's Pizza and Pasta

115 E Jefferson Ave, Effingham, IL 62401-3457
+1 217-342-9394
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good21%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (19 reviews)
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115 E Jefferson Ave, Effingham, IL 62401-3457
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great family owned business in downtown Effingham! Plenty of seating and service is always fast. The menu is full of options. Everything is delicious! Try the Bianca pizza or Cousin Tavio's pizza....yum!

Thank Melissann08
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one of the favorite pizza's we have ever experienced. The Joe's Deluxe medium is great for two, along with a side salad. Their servers are extraordinary and take great care of you. It is the place for locals since everyone seemed to know...More

Thank BTPI
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a nice experience! We got there just after they opened at 4:00 on Saturday. Service was friendly and fast. The crowd piled in behind us because it’s a popular place. We got a Chicago-style small pizza. More than enough for two of us. The...More

Thank goldwing97
Reviewed 6 December 2017

Joes of Effingham has a very friendly staff. Family atmosphere. Great food! a good place to go when out on the town.

Thank Tony C
Reviewed 21 November 2017

Ordered delivery to my hotel room and they delivered right to the room and it arrived quickly and nice and hot. The toppings were a little skimpy, ordered sausage, mushroom, and onion but the were very light on the veggies, too bad because it was...More

Thank Homespn
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

In the street of old town, is the perfect place for a pizza joint. The meals were just ok. The sauce on pizza and sandwich was delicious, would have loved even more of it as it has a sweet tang with touch of BBQ flavor....More

Thank Sylvia T
Reviewed 17 October 2017

My co-workers and I went to Joes based on a recommendation from others and it was a excellent choice. I got the Meatball sub which was delicious. My co-workers got pasta and pizza and were quite satisfied as well. Service was a bit lacking mainly...More

Thank hockeygoon96
Reviewed 10 October 2017

This is definitely the place for lunch in downtown Effingham. Constant flow of people and and endless line of take out orders. I had the Italian Beef on Ciabatta and it was just the right serving. I wanted a cup of soup but they do...More

Thank Noel J
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

We did not realize that the sign said closed and walked in to eat. The dining room was empty but the cooks were making food so we asked if they were open. They told us that they didn't open for an hour yet but that...More

Thank jkcarter
Reviewed 6 September 2017

The stuffed shells are my favorite. Hot and full of cheese .Lots of sauce just the way I like it. I don't like the breadsticks no flavor. the garlic bread is dry and hard. Service is friendly.

Thank Sharon S
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Response from Jpbway57 |
Yes they do along with wines
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Response from streetsmartsChicago | Reviewed this property |
I don't know I am from out of town and occasionally eat at Joe's
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 115 E Jefferson Ave, Effingham, IL 62401-3457
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Effingham
  • Phone Number: +1 217-342-9394
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