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Aurelio's Pizza

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3101 W Jefferson St, Joliet, IL 60435-4733
+1 815-741-1400
11:00 - 23:00
Open now
All hours
Sun 11:30 - 21:00
Mon - Wed 11:00 - 21:00
Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri 11:00 - 23:00
Sat 11:30 - 23:00
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Omaha, Nebraska
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40 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Looking for a local kind of place to eat at when passing through, stopped here and really enjoyed the food. Italian type pizza, pasta and other things. They give you large portions for reasonable prices and everything with their homemade sauce tastes good. Their house specialties are good. Friendly waitresses. We recommend trying the place.

Thank DaveonI80
Quantico, Maryland
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2016

Service here is most friendly and helpful. Pizza is homemade and terrific; salad is fresh and tasty. We were traveling cross-country and were so happy to have stopped here by chance.

Thank DFPogan
Norman, Oklahoma
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153 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2016

I've ordered from here a couple of times while in town on business. It's good but not great and the last time I waited almost 2 hours for delivery. What's up with that? Anyway the Pizza is good and perhaps better service at the Restaurant.

Thank sdavis3908
Shorewood, Illinois
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 March 2016

If you want great Aurelio's pizza, try their other locations. I have given up on this one. They cannot turn out a quality product twice in a row. The product varies every time we have had it. From good to mediocre. They need a little quality control.

1 Thank Robert B
Orland Park, Illinois
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84 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2016

Excellent friendly staff. Service with a smile. There was a slight error ( that was my fault) and manager was most kind when trying to correct my problem. He had to call the corporate office the following day. He promptly called me back to inform that everything was taken care of. Delicious pizza besides all that! Will be returning frequently!... More 

Thank 777grandma777
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391 reviews
287 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 146 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2015

We stopped in for a family get together the day after Christmas. We had a reservation, and the table was prepped and ready for the right amount of people. We ordered several pizzas and some appetizers, and some drinks. The waitress did a great job of keeping the drinks filled. I compare this place to the original in Homewood (which... More 

Thank AvWriter
Chicago, Illinois
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113 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 160 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2015

I quit ordering sandwiches here because they are skimpy and way overpriced. I do not like the pizza either, so when I got forced into going here, I chose the buffet. BIG mistake. It was around one o'clock and the food was dried up and sparse. What was there was also room temperature, including the salad. I complained but was... More 

Thank tulu
Frankfort, Illinois
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20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2015 via mobile

After gorging ourselves on Thanksgiving dinner and having zero desire to cook coupled by my strange craving for spaghetti, my boyfriend and I stopped here for lunch this afternoon. We opted for the reasonably priced ($8.95) lunch buffet. All hot foods were hot and pizzas came out on time. Our waitress was very pleasant and equally attentive. Overall a pleasant... More 

Thank Diana L
Chicago, Illinois
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43 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2015

gluten free was safe -aurelios is really good pizza and its great to know they take huge precautions to accomodate diners w restrictions. too bad server was new or really just didnt know how to manage an order process. we had to get up and go to bar to order drinks - thankfully the woman befhind bar was great and... More 

Thank northshoredude
Crest Hill, Illinois
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2015

Went here for the luncheon buffet. Arrived at about 1:25pm and was seated by the hostess. She informed me they had just had a large lunch party and the Buffett was low on food. I proceeded to order a beverage and went to the Buffett line where I found only a few slices of three different pizzas and very little... More 

Thank Donald R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3101 W Jefferson St, Joliet, IL 60435-4733
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Joliet
  • Phone Number: +1 815-741-1400

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