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Cemeno's Pizza

1630 Essington Rd, Joliet, IL 60435-1622
+1 815-254-2500
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pepperoni” (6 reviews)
“salad” (14 reviews)
“green peppers” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1630 Essington Rd, Joliet, IL 60435-1622
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Can't provide exact details, but I have to tell everyone that they figured out a way to make a depressed menopausal woman happy! That is no easy feat! I wish I knew the person's name, but I failed to ask her for it, I just...More

Thank Deana K
Reviewed 11 December 2017

So I was staying in North Joliet for business. I decided to order a pizza and saw the great reviews for Cemeno's and thought I would give them a try. I called and placed my order for delivery and was told it would be about...More

Thank Steve W
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

My husband and I had our wedding rehearsal dinner at Cemeno’s. Food was great and staff was excellent!

Thank Ellen H
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Cemeno's pizza (like their actual pizza, not as in the name of the place lol) is pretty underrated. I will say the rest of their menu isn't anything to fawn over, and the wine list really is not great, but the pizza itself is pretty...More

1  Thank sargar69
Reviewed 7 October 2017

For years, friends in the Joliet area have been touting Cemeno's Pizza. It used to be associated with Aurelio's, the Chicago Heights-based south suburban chain, but the Cemeno family opted to go on their own and build their own reputation. "Good pizza but even better...More

Thank Taylor B
Reviewed 28 September 2017

The large antipasto salad was great as was the pizzas and mozzarella sticks. The meatball sandwich was superb!

Thank VissyP
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

We ordered bruschetta as an appetizer. The bruschetta topping came in a bowl surrounded by the bread. The bowl of topping looked awful. Chopped tomato in a watery soup with an army green basil mash that looked unappetizing. The pizza was average, nothing special. I...More

Thank Teresa M
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Food is very good. Pizza and spinach salad are my favorites. This restaurant has been around a long time and is a favorite of locals. They have a new billing policy that patrons should be aware of. If more than 2 separate checks per table,...More

Thank Carol C
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Love Cemeno's pizza (I prefer the thin crust)! A must when you are in Joliet. Great salad also. Great for banquets and they have a great bar with lots of COLD draft beer.

Thank Rachael T
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Great pizza and attentive wait staff! A family friendly environment for a dinner stop on the way to Chicago.

Thank kayjay9876
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1630 Essington Rd, Joliet, IL 60435-1622
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Joliet
  • Phone Number: +1 815-254-2500
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