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Mario's Italian Restaurant

3073 E Clear Lake Ave, Springfield, IL 62702-6012
+1 217-523-2211
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (21 reviews)
“salad” (11 reviews)
“light sauce” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza
$$ - $$$
3073 E Clear Lake Ave, Springfield, IL 62702-6012
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited here for dinner whilst we were staying in town. The service was great and the pizza was fantastic. It was probably the best pizza I've ever had, being Aussies we didn't quite grasp how large the 16" really was. Especially once we added...More

Thank TonyTanz
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I stopped in two nights ago with my family to get some pizza. Nothing has changed. Everything is still as delicious as it was 20 years ago. This has been one of my favorite go-to spots for pizza for over 20 years. Growing up in...More

Thank John B
Reviewed April 15, 2018 via mobile

Aside from way too many green olives on the salad, the Italian chef salad with the Italian ranch dressing is wonderful. We always get the Mario’s special pizza with light sauce and it is consistently good-good amount of cheese and toppings plus great thin crust....More

Thank Rachel D
Reviewed January 3, 2018

My wife and I went there for New Years . The waitress was so helpful and our drinks were always filled. The mushrooms are the best I have had so far. The main course was great. We will be back.

Thank Ronald P
Reviewed October 23, 2017

Great salad, pizza, bread and wine. Many selctions of toppings but the shrimp pizza was good. The sausage, mushroom and onion was very good. The sauce was mild and the cheese was very good. I would say the crust was medium in size. Not thin,...More

Thank Hippler1
Reviewed May 26, 2017 via mobile

The food is good as well as the service. The food didn't really take that long to come out. Our server was very attentive to our needs. They have big portions unless you get a salad or soup. The prices are very reasonable. I would...More

Thank Tara P
Reviewed February 12, 2017 via mobile

This is a very good place for take our pizza and a step above the chain places Good service and reasonable prices

Thank Clevlander
Reviewed December 31, 2016

We ate at the 11 am - 2 pm lunch buffet while visiting Springfield on a family trip. We like to try local places while we are on trips and we were pleased with this one. If we lived in Springfield we would be regulars...More

Thank coltswin
Reviewed September 21, 2016 via mobile

We were passing through and decided to try Marios. We ordered build your own pasta and chicken tenders. The food was delicious!! Michelle was our waitress and the service was outstanding. We've been on a cross country road trip for a few weeks and this...More

Thank mslyss
Reviewed June 7, 2016

Ate here while working in the area; had dinner one evening. Wait person was great - friendly and helpful. Husband had Chicken Parm and I had pizza. Both were very good. Salad was okay though if they are gonna use bagged lettuce they should rinse...More

Thank Cobwebs11
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery, Reservations, Private Dining, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3073 E Clear Lake Ave, Springfield, IL 62702-6012
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Springfield
  • Phone Number: +1 217-523-2211
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