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The Gondola Pizza House

1156 S Jefferson Ave, Cookeville, TN 38506-4219
+1 931-854-1466
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good28%
  • Average17%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible4%
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1156 S Jefferson Ave, Cookeville, TN 38506-4219
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

In a haste to bring something quick to the abode, we felt a communal hankering for a pizza fix and, with the aid of the all knowing internet.forums and such, the Gondola was close to the interstate and, has high reviews... We kept it simple,...More

Thank MDFS333
Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

This location is convenient to I-40. The food is good quality and the service is prompt and pleasant. Give it a try!

Thank Michael K
Reviewed 21 March 2018

This place is filthy. the food was terrible and the staff - extremely awkward. We missed the lunch menu time frame by 2 minutes and would not grant us the lunch price. it took longer for him to find clean forks and knives and to...More

Thank kimdormer
Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

First time here and disappointed with the service. We ordered an appetizer that was given to the table next to us. When the waitress came to check on us we asked where our appetizer was not mentioning that we noticed where it was She went...More

Thank sarahlovestraveling
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

This was not our first pick. But we were so glad we went. The calzone was made fresh and man was it good. My wife had the lasagna was very good too. This is worth going to. A few craft beer and lots of wine....More

Thank Jack I
Reviewed 27 November 2017

We live in Knoxville and my in-laws live in Nashville, so we eat here occasionally when exchanging the grandkids after a visit. In the years we've give here, I've never had a complaint. Today we had lunch here and ordered two pizzas. When our very...More

Thank KnoxvilleTravelGirl
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

The staff was so nice and the pizza was so good, no great. We were just in for a quick bite and we were not disappointed. Thank you

Thank clarson2016
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

I ordered the house pizza. Thin, crispy crust with lots of sausage, veggies and cheese. It was excellent! Good service as well. I'll be back! This must be the best pizza in Cookeville.

Thank Scott S
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

What a great place to meet for lunch. Stumbled upon on this place between travels and it’s so down to earth and authentic food. The Greek salad is fresh and the extra feta is one of the best. The spinach and feta calzone is truly...More

Thank ginnyvic3
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

We stumbled upon this Italian restaurant to our delight! Charming inside, very clean, staff extremely helpful & friendly. James was our waiter, who had us laughing as we “all” told various funny stories. As for the food, wonderful! Delicious! We are looking to move here,...More

Thank MMorgan2571
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1156 S Jefferson Ave, Cookeville, TN 38506-4219
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Cookeville
  • Phone Number: +1 931-854-1466
Family-owned pizza, pasta and more...also referred to as The Original Gondola at Cookeville....on Facebook as The Gondola Pizza House...some of the best pizza I have had and very friendly owner.
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