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Luigi's Restaurant

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515 S Midvale Blvd, Madison, WI 53711-1467
+1 608-661-7663
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Love crust and variety of specialty toppings. Didn't give it a 5 star because the crust is too soggy towards the middle. They really do make up for that in flavor though. Chill atmosphere, decent beer and wine, good service. Expect a wait during weekend dinner hours.

Thank dillmonish d
Madison, Wisconsin
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72 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 January 2017

This was my first time at Luigi’s, and the weather outside was downright frightful with sub-zero temps. I thought a plate of lasagna would do the trick. The dish was unspectacular, but not disappointing. Next time I will try the pizza. That’s what everyone else seemed to be ordering. I was impressed by my dessert, however, a lemon-flavored cake. The... More 

Thank Nylkoorb
Dane County, Wisconsin
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87 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Herb roasted mushrooms are firm (not watery) savory additions to specialty pizzas and those you decide on your own toppings. Meats -- sausage, pepperoni, etc. --are flavorful and hearty. The goat cheese gave fresh dairy tang to our veggie pie. Nice staff, but service stumbled a few times. Ordered toppings weren't on pizza. Coffee, ordered on cold evening, was served... More 

Thank Midwestern_Woman
Madison, Wisconsin
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 21 September 2016

Of all the specialty pizza places in Madison, I think Luigi's has to be my favorite. They score points for having a good menu, including their infamous dough knots. However, what really puts Luigi's over the top is their casual atmosphere and sense of humor. The pizza's are all named after stereotypical Italian phrases (e.g. "Bada Bing" and "Fugetaboutit"), and... More 

Thank tjknapp
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417 reviews
314 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Friendly, neighborhood restaurant that does a wonderful job with their pizza. Thin crust, excellent ingredients and always prepared well. There are many fine pizza restaurants in the Madison area and Luigi's can stand tall with most of them. If you are on the West side. Take the time to visit and enjoy. There is a Chocolate Shoppe right next door... More 

Thank GiseppeGord
Columbus, Indiana, Usa
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131 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 July 2016

Walked in at 6:30 on a Friday night and lucked into a table within 10 minutes. The place is not very big. Pleasant server. Maybe the best cheese garlic bread ever. At our table the lasagne was very good, the tortellini was quite good, and the thin crust pizza was excellent. Nice selection of beers on tap. A real asset... More 

Thank Kevin M
Madison, Wisconsin
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47 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 June 2016

Let me start off with saying I love trying all different kinds of pizza. I hadn't been to Luigi's before so was anxious to give it a go. The atmosphere is very quaint and decorated with classic red checkered tablecloths, wine corks, wine crates with small tables and dark booths for seating. My husband and I tried the 12" Madtown... More 

Thank Jackie061810
San Marcos, Texas
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91 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

We really enjoyed the pizza at Luigis. We asked our waiter for recommendations and he suggested the Fugetaboutit and The Racket. We bought both and really liked both of them! It was also nice to sit out on the small patio area on a nice Madison evening.

Thank Seth F
Waunakee, Wisconsin
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39 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2016

The pizza is average and the bread is good. For nearly $50 you would expect much better pizza. There is truly more taste that comes from a take and bake pizza restaurant, such as Papa Murphys. Maybe my expectations were too high as this pizza was nothing to recommend to others.

Thank H2OBoy21
Madison, Wisconsin
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323 reviews
216 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2016 via mobile

After last visiting Luigi's a couple years ago, we went back again on Saturday night. Place was crowded once again at about 6:30 -- had to wait about 15 minutes. Unlike our last visit, the pizza arrived very quickly. Lots of choices on the menu but we "made our own". It was very good. We will be returning.

Thank Steve H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 515 S Midvale Blvd, Madison, WI 53711-1467
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Madison
  • Phone Number: +1 608-661-7663

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