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Sam's Ristorante & Pizzeria

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6075 E Riverside Blvd, Rockford, IL 61114-4413
+1 815-877-2127
11:00 - 23:00
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Sun 11:00 - 23:00
Mon - Fri 10:30 - 23:00
Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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Buffalo Grove, Illinois
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79 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2017

I was needing to grab dinner before meeting with a client and was driving by Sam's when I decided to stop in. I'm glad I did - they had a lasagna special that night that I decided to try. It was a bit early for the dinner rush, so I ate at the bar. The tortellini soup starter was tasty... More 

Thank ViktorTrue
Rockford, Illinois
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27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 January 2017

We hadn't been back to this restaurant in years because the last time we were there, we found a large piece of cellophane in our special salad. But we thought we would try again. This time I found a small bright green piece of rubber (maybe a cheese rind) in the shaker bottle of cheese on the table. We didn't... More 

Thank GlobalGeeks
Russellville, Kentucky
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 December 2016

Wonderful meals and pizza available. The Italian Beef was super and their pizza is out of site. Great place to either eat in or carry out. Worth the trip....great service, great food and good price.

Thank ColBoKentucky
Columbia, Missouri
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 December 2016

Excellent food, outstanding delivery, absolutely awesome. Strongly recommend, it is a great place..what more is there to say

Thank Mike D
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23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 July 2016

Absolutely fabulous ! We had a great waitress. The food came out very quickly. The place is also very pretty. I only wish it was in my home town. They do catering for alot of parties, weddings and can accommodate 600 people ! This review is for the Riverside Blvd. Location.

1 Thank 350janicel
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26 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

I've heard great reviews of Sam's so I was surprised to have such a negative experience. I had dinner at Sam's with a group of colleagues (20+) one weekday evening. The dinner and menu were pre-planned. When we arrived, the room was set up nicely and that was as far as the preparation had apparently gone. Our food (buffet style)... More 

Thank Nicole W
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51 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2016

I did it eat at this location as it took 10 minutes for them to recognize we were standing in the entrance. It is not they did not see us as they walked by everytime they took food out. There were four workers there and two tables of four. They need to get better organized. We went to the riverside... More 

1 Thank ben h
Rockford, Illinois
1 review
Reviewed 14 February 2016

This was the first time I actually got to enjoy a party.. They did the cooking, the serving and the clean up. We had 42 people and every one enjoyed it. The pizza was great, pizza is my favorite food so I am kind of critical about it. The salad was great. They provided us with a variety of pizza,... More 

Thank Crystal S
Rockford, Illinois
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21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 January 2016

I order on line and it is her in no time. Always hot and tasty. Delivery drivers are always very nice. Good food good price and they stay on time,

Thank M T
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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86 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 December 2015

We ate here with a group of nine other people. They put us in a room as we were expecting a bigger group. Even though the group was not as big as expected, the food was outstanding. The calzone I ordered was enough for 3 meals and the prices were very reasonable. I would definitely recommend this restaurant if you... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Delivery, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6075 E Riverside Blvd, Rockford, IL 61114-4413
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Rockford
  • Phone Number: +1 815-877-2127
We are located in Northeast Rockford only 1 mile off of Interstate 90. We are close to the ISC/Sportscore II, Carlson Ice Arena, and Rock Valley College. We built with a large parking lot around the entire building and are able to accommodate large groups and banquets but also small family dinners and carryout/delivery service as well.

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