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Pestos Italian Restaurant & Pizzeria

3123 Calumet Ave, Valparaiso, IN 46383-2610
+1 219-462-0993
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“vodka chicken” (27 reviews)
“pasta” (28 reviews)
“breadsticks” (21 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3123 Calumet Ave, Valparaiso, IN 46383-2610
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I have been to this restaurant many times. I have never been disappointed. I have ordered off the menu, table service and take out. The pecan crusted chicken is amazing as is the seafood fettuccine, the filet, etc but the vodka chicken always calls my...More

Thank cbringdrvr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food was excellent server Angie was so friendly and awesome all the food was hot and delicious would gladly recommend and go back to Pestos

Thank juliecL2435RL
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Excellent food and reasonable prices. I had the seafood pasta dish with shrimp, scallops and lobster meat. This dish was off the charts good and my wife had the chicken with pasta. This dish was outstanding too. Best Italian restaurant in Northwest Indiana. Trust me...More

Thank John B
Reviewed September 19, 2018 via mobile

The vodka chicken is my favorite thing here! They have great cheese raviolis as well and I recommend getting them with Alfredo sauce! The service is always friendly and professional. They have a bar area with TVs and an outdoor patio to enjoy nice weather...More

1  Thank Jillyjillyjilly
Reviewed September 18, 2018

Went in for an afternoon lunch and had their smaller sized lunch portions. All the food was perfect and I will go back. A must if you are in the area for lunch or dinner!

Thank BaldSerb
Reviewed September 8, 2018

After reading some of the other reviews of this restaurant, I agree with the majority of the comments about how good their breadsticks are. They come out warm and have a very good flavor and are served with one of three dipping sauce choices. Our...More

1  Thank Scotland222
Reviewed August 22, 2018

I love that there is an Italian restaurant where my family can eat whatever and there are great gluten free options for me. My family loved the buffet and I get the pork chop or one of the other GF choices.

Thank JustMeinIN
Reviewed August 20, 2018

My husband and I had dinner here and it was as always, delicious. They were setting up the buffet for dinner as we were leaving, and it looked very good. Nice place to go for a nice family or romantic evening, nice atmosphere, good prices,...More

Thank Ramirocheryl
Reviewed August 13, 2018

The atmosphere feels a bit upscale, but the prices are very moderate. The food is always flavorful. The servers are attentive. A nice place to take your time and dine.

Thank Marsha P
Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

Easily my go to dinner restaurant. Family friendly, food is amazing, prices are reasonable, drinks are great. Wednesdays are buffet night, this is the only buffet on the planet ill attend. Place is kept clean, hospitality is great. Highly recommend

Thank Rachel C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3123 Calumet Ave, Valparaiso, IN 46383-2610
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Valparaiso
  • Phone Number: +1 219-462-0993
  • E-mail
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