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John's Pizza Cafe

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Pizza, Italian
616 Como Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55103-1508
+1 651-488-1922
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible9%
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“hoagies” (3 reviews)
“calzone” (2 reviews)
“salad” (3 reviews)
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Pizza, Italian
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616 Como Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55103-1508
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Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

Had the pepperoni pizza. It was awesome. They have found a way to make even the grease taste good. Also recommend the salads.

Thank Sean H
Reviewed 11 August 2016

John's is a neighborhood institution. It started out in a small wedge-shaped space across the intersection from its current location, but moved to a much larger, nicer space a few years ago. They have lots of interesting specialty pizzas, including many vegetarian options, or you...More

Thank carthage327
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Lots of different options for pizza toppings, great pizza and really wonderful treats. I had a chocolate chip cookie and a huge rice krispi treat. They also have ice cream!

Thank 505Jen
Reviewed 26 April 2016

We were needing lunch in an hour and knew nothing about St. Paul restaurants. This one was away from the crowded area, had decent reviews and decent prices. You order at the counter and the food is brought to your table and the service is...More

Thank Cathy T
Reviewed 15 December 2015

This place has been around forever, though this location (across the intersection from the old place) is fairly new. I stopped here on a whim a couple of months ago and have gone back weekly (for takeout pizza) ever since. The dining area is spotless...More

Thank CalmDownJethro
Reviewed 20 October 2015

We recently moved away from Saint Paul and one of the things we really miss is John's. Friendly service and the best pizzas ever. It was a staple for us over the years. Friends took us to other places, but we always returned to John's...More

Thank huntersbro
Reviewed 29 August 2015

Ordered here for a work lunch. The hot hoagies are very good. The tater tots aren't bad but nothing to write home about.

Thank fohres
Reviewed 10 April 2015

Like their cheeseburgers but need to microwave/bake the tater tots that come with them. Good salads. Kind of expensive. But tasty!

Thank Jenny B
Reviewed 10 April 2014

I am in disbelief that Johns Pizza Café 616 Como Ave St Paul MN gave me so much grief when calling to use a “credit” I was promised. When I called I spoke to an older sounding women that didn’t seem to care that I...More

Thank qzap42839653
Reviewed 5 March 2014 via mobile

I get pizza from here often, their pizza is my favorite in St. Paul. My favorite pizza is the California Dreamer. They use fresh, high quality ingredients. It's a traditional type pizza, done really well.

Thank Sarah J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 9:30 PM
10:30 AM - 9:30 PM
10:30 AM - 9:30 PM
10:30 AM - 9:30 PM
10:30 AM - 9:30 PM
10:30 AM - 10:30 PM
10:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 616 Como Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55103-1508
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Saint Paul
  • Phone Number: +1 651-488-1922
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