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218 Lincolnway, Valparaiso, IN 46383-5640
+1 219-464-1018
15:00 - 21:00
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Valparaiso, Indiana
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23 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

Great pizza, their sauce is he best in the area and hand tossed dough. pasta and sandwiches are very good. Decor is unique and there is a bar and a family dining area. Best to go Monday - Thursday. Very busy on Friday and Saturday.

Thank arpad310
Chesterton, Indiana
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

I've been going there for over 30 years and have never been disappointed. We do most of our birthday parties there. The deep dish pizza is the best👍

Thank augierice
Porter, Indiana
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38 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

Tony's has been a go to pizza place for my wife and I and now our family for over 35 years. The freshness, quality, value and taste has been consistently great all through the years. Another consistency with this restaurant is the staff. Many have been working the restaurant floor or kitchen as long as we have been going there.... More 

Thank indianajoes2015
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65 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

Tony's is ALWAYS a good choice for authentic Italian. Pizza is also good. So is the "old-fashioned" that they call THE GODFATHER. Don't forget to buy a quart of their marinara sauce before you ;eave. It's the best!! THEY ACCEPT CASH ONLY

Thank jro60
Valparaiso, Indiana
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37 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

I've been going here since I was small, from the late 70's till now. Very excellent pizza.Seems like the taste of their pizza is always different every time I go there, but manages to be good each time. Service is great. Atmosphere is cool, but very ancient inside. Wish they'd accept credit cards, but not a big deal. Its been... More 

Thank Evan D
Kouts, Indiana
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99 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016

Hadn't been to Tony's for a couple of decades, and I remember why.... Not because they don't take credit or debit cards, but because it's mediocre. The food & the service were lacking. One of our group had reserved a table for 20, and we got 4 tables spaced apart like usual & then the waitress said, "Didn't they tell... More 

1 Thank Babes3020
Valparaiso, Indiana
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237 reviews
153 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

It's dark and creepy with stuffed dead big cats on display behind glass. Pizza was blah and I was highly disappointed in my frozen canolli. Once was too much.

1 Thank Laura99IN
Hobart, Indiana
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294 reviews
194 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2016

This place is a "blast from the past" inside and out. Outside looks very quiet and like it's not open. Has been there for over 40 years. I've wanted to try, not knowing if was pricey or what. They specialize in Neapolitan pizza, thing/crispy crust. WARNING - do NOT accept debit/credit cards - cash or checks - LOCAL checks. Don't... More 

Thank lynne p
Valparaiso, Indiana
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137 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2016

Fair warning this place only takes cash. They do have a full bar, deep dish pizza, and my fav is the beef sandwich. Every time I go I get great food,and service. I totally love the old look of the place and the animal mounts on the walls. It is just like I remember it looking from when I was... More 

Thank MadDogTraveler
Chicago, Illinois
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205 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 April 2016

Went to this place to eat cause my husband knew the family when he went to Valpo 30 years ago. Great pizza, salad.

Thank rose913

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
15:00 - 21:00
15:00 - 21:00
15:00 - 21:00
15:00 - 21:00
15:00 - 21:00
15:00 - 21:00
15:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 218 Lincolnway, Valparaiso, IN 46383-5640
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Valparaiso
  • Phone Number: +1 219-464-1018

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