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Gabatoni's Restaurant

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300 E Laurel St, Springfield, IL 62703-3108
+1 217-528-9629
11:00 - 01:00
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Orlando, Florida
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23 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Since I now live in Orlando, my trips to Springfield ALWAYS include one dinner at my favorite pizza place, Gabatoni's. This thin crust pizza has been a family favorite since my childhood in the sixties. In the past two years, this place has been beyond crowded so plan to go early or wait for up to an hour for a... More 

Thank Debelu
Springfield, Illinois
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So many trips to Gabatoni's, great service, if you are dining in and great carry out pizza. Full service restaurant and bar, best Springfield location for thin crust pizza for as long as I can remember!

Thank btrost
Evansville, Indiana
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213 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Here’s the thing about Gabatoni’s… It’s a tight space on a weekend, it still feels like you’re about 60 years back in time, it’s still a family owned joint, and it has the BEST pizza ever! The SIDE door is the main entrance, not the one on the end of the building. If you’ve never been there, you’ll walk in... More 

Thank BradandStacy41
Springfield, Illinois
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1,063 reviews
674 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 161 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Very popular Italian restaurant in Springfield IL. Like going to your aunts home for lunch. Staff is friendly and service oriented. Place is unassuming and old but once again has been there forever. Not in a nice part of town but perfectly safe to visit. I ordered the spaghetti with meat sauce, garlic bread and the additional meatballs and ice... More 

Thank Clevlander
Cedarburg, Wisconsin
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30 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Absolutely delicious pizza. Very cozy and outstanding service. Will definitely come back for dinner if back this way. Server said reservations recommended on weekends

Thank Sue W
Springfield, Illinois
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176 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017

I can remember my parents getting Gabby's pizza when I was a kid. Nothing like it in town. It was the first place we went after moving back to Springfield. Our go to pie is the EBA (enerything but anchovies) 16" and sometimes there's none left to take home. It's a Springfield landmark as far as I'm concerned. Get there... More 

Thank TechyD
Springfield, Illinois
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66 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

We came here for dinner. the pizza is very good, one of the best in Springfield. They a have a good selection of Italian food and a full bar as well.

Thank Hickuba
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92 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Thin crust pizza is very good. Cooked to perfection. Sandwiches are large and hot. Full service bar. Fair waitress must of had a long day. Not the friendliest but still got the job done.

Thank David A
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 24 February 2017

We ordered pizza last night. It was the worst pizza we have ever had. It was burnt, hardly any sauce and the toppings were not cooked. The quality was not worth for what we payed.

Thank Joni55Springfield
Springfield, Missouri
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Visited on New Year's Eve and couldn't get a table. Host couldn't even give a time one would be available. We were just stopping halfway home from mi and wanted dinner after a long car ride. No room in bar area so we chose to make a carry out and we went back to hotel and husband made a special... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Reservations, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 300 E Laurel St, Springfield, IL 62703-3108
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Springfield
  • Phone Number: +1 217-528-9629

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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?