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Monical's Pizza

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1219 S Main St, Normal, Bloomington-Normal, IL 61761-3439
+1 309-454-7999
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11:00 - 22:30
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:30
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Tigard, Oregon
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35 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

Really tasty pizza, not much by way of niceties in the restaurant but it's all about the pizza right. They really need better beer choices!

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Thank Emptynesters20142014
SPRINGFIELD
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180 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Thin crust pizza is their specialty. Salads are average. Service is ok, nothing special. But the pizza is excellent. A great family place. Enjoy!

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Thank Asiadream
Normal, Illinois
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2016

If you like thin crust pizza, this is the spot to be. Get the family pleasure with some breadsticks for the full meal deal

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Thank barbercharlie
Saint Louis, Missouri
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61 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2016

The service was pretty slow. Just waiting for someone to come and take our order for drinks took about 10 minutes, and waiting for the food was even longer. The pizza was pretty good though. Choices of thin crust and thick crust, and other options other than pizza. Pricing was average: an 8 inch personal pizza was about 7 dollars.

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Thank ampress727
Chicago, Illinois
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 April 2016

I had a sandwich from Monicals a few days ago which was really good, so I ordered one today to pick up on my way to work. Horrible! The employees were more concerned with speaking to each other. I couldn't even get their attention to get some napkins. When I opened the sandwich at work, it was poorly made. Hardly... More 

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Thank cwizgird
Urbana, Illinois
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 March 2016

Best breadsticks of any pizza joint. Thin crust pizza is the best. They have great Italian sausage. It's a favorite of everyone in my family.

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Thank afrients
Normal, Illinois
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30 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2015 via mobile

Have been to Monicals pizza many times. Really like their thin crust pizza and the salad with Monicals own recipe dressing. Give it two thumbs up for good food and service.

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Thank John B
Bloomington, Illinois
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96 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2015

We frequent the Monical's on East College in Normal. They recently did some remodeling and have reopened. The pizza is still great. We visited again tonight (second time this week) and were thrilled that we had Jennifer as our waitress. She is EXCELLENT. Pizza was great as usual.

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Thank takerrn
Peoria, Illinois
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57 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2015

I love Monical's Pizza! We ate here along with another couple and we shared a large pizza, bread sticks, and salad. The breadsticks are YUMMY. They taste a little like a pretzel. Yum. The salad is simple but good with chopped tomatoes and lettuce and your choice of dressing they bring to the table with your salad.

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Austin, Texas
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76 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 April 2015

I grew up in the area and Monical's was a family favorite. We used to go there for birthday parties and after football games. Now I try to make a stop there whenever I'm back. I love the thin crust pizza and the red salad dressing! Their pizzas are a good value, especially when you get the

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Delivery
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:30
Monday
11:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:30
Thursday
11:00 - 22:30
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1219 S Main St, Normal, Bloomington-Normal, IL 61761-3439
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Bloomington-Normal  >  Normal
  • Phone Number: +1 309-454-7999

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