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401 N Hickory Rd, South Bend, IN 46615-3562
+1 574-243-5385
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good28%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible7%
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Italian, Pizza
$$ - $$$
401 N Hickory Rd, South Bend, IN 46615-3562
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Reviewed 7 October 2013 via mobile

We'd passed Polito's before but never stopped. We're glad we did. Adrian, our waiter, made excellent recommendations and even brought a sample for us. We ordered the large thin-crust supreme pizza, which was excellent. Adrian suggested a side of their specialty vodka cheese sauce for...More

1  Thank jjedit
Reviewed 24 June 2013

Good stuff. If you want to load up on the carbs this is the spot for you. Stuffed pizza slices that weigh in at 2 pounds and strombollis that can feed two all for less than 10 bucks. The interior is nothing special just some...More

1  Thank ddbii
Reviewed 7 June 2013

I love cheese pizza and this place has a pie that will rival even the best in the area. The thin crust is NY style and the sauce is tasty - and not sweet. Their vodka sauce is great as well - it's a bit...More

Thank All_Around_the_Bend
Reviewed 28 May 2013

This is one of the best pizza/pasta places in the area. We went there the first time by accident due to every other restaurant was packed. But I am glad we did. The food never disappoints. Between the HUGE breadsticks and the awesome garlic bread....More

Thank AmberSUE83
Reviewed 24 February 2013

It's probably the best in town but if you're there by yourself or with one other person then you don't have the opportunity to try their signature pie. the thin is good and there's 2 styles of pan. their signature pie is prepared 2 different...More

Thank wanderer34230
Reviewed 24 January 2013

There are lots of pizza places in our city. This has to be one of the best. The pasta dishes are also wonderful. The serving sizes are MASSIVE. Besides the awesome pizza our favorites are the calzones and ravioli in vodka sauce. Wait staff is...More

Thank Ken L
Reviewed 4 January 2013

The food at Polito's is quite good, just expect to pay a little more than an average pizza restaurant. One of our favorite local pizza places.

Thank 3APA3
Reviewed 15 December 2012

This is the closest pizza to NY style you’re going to get in this area. The garlic pizza with added ricotta cheese is our favorite. Their Stromboli is packed with ingredients and their red sauce is full of garlic and chunky tomatoes. We’ve been going...More

Thank RachelSch
Reviewed 24 November 2012

Great pizza and wonderful Italian dishes. The portions are enormous and most can easily be shared. Their pizza by the slice is gigantic. Get that and the salad bar and you're stuffed. Friendly, fun wait staff.

Thank Ken L
Reviewed 25 October 2012

The food is terrible- and the crowd is a bunch of yelling, drunk sports idiots- not at all family friendly.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 401 N Hickory Rd, South Bend, IN 46615-3562
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  South Bend
  • Phone Number: +1 574-243-5385
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