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Pizza Papalis

553 Monroe St, Detroit, MI 48226-2932
+1 313-961-8020
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
553 Monroe St, Detroit, MI 48226-2932
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Deep dish pizza is a go to they do have other items on the menu but why bother you're there for pizza so get pizza be prepared for a little weight as they take some time to cook and it's generally a longer wait to...More

Thank Justin W
Reviewed 3 days ago

We had the VIP deep dish pizza and it was amazing! It was great to find some good Chicago style deep dish pizza in Detroit. To top it off, our server was amazing! I really wish I could remember her name to give her credit.

Thank stubb2
Reviewed 5 days ago

Don't be surprised when they AUTOMATICALLY add 15% gratuity to your bill. 45-minute wait for a mediocre, large pizza (priced at $42) was way out of line. There were 5 in our party, 1 ordered a carry-out and the tip was added to her bill....More

2  Thank Kat K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hands down best deep dish pan pizza in Detroit metro area. Crispy crust loaded with ingredients and a tangy sweet tomato sauce. Those fans of Lou Malnati's or Giordano's in Chicago will love this similar style treat. Hated to see their Rochester Hills store close--guess...More

Thank DickandRobin
Reviewed 1 week ago

This review is about the Pizza Papalis in Southfield, not downtown. Its the 2nd time in past 2 months I've ordered a med deep dish seafood pizza and the seafood is non existent, that's why I specified the location, Southfield. I had to look for...More

Thank satisfiedrx350
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It has been years since have PP that I completely forgot how delicious this place is. And so filling too! Everyone was raving about the best pizza they've ever had.

Thank Action_Jackson2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pizza was and always is great. It takes awhile, but it's well worth the wait. It's also a bit pricey.

Thank huttnutt42
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped here for dinner before a U2 concert last weekend. It was busy downtown with the Jazzfest, concert and Tiger's game. We were seated promptly and our waiter (I want to say his name was Marvin) was beyond good. He kindly offered accommodations for...More

Thank JJRiley2000
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fantastic Pizza in a comfortable restaurant in a safe location in the D. (Detroit) Pizza Papalis is a well know eatery in the downtown Detroit area. Make sure you are hungry when you go, because the Pizza is large and filling.

Thank Eric P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I wish that I remembered our server's name but he provided us with the best service ever. The food is always top notch and the day we went was no different. No other pzzeria in downtown Detroit can compete!

Thank davis1259
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Response from POK2016 | Reviewed this property |
Sorta gotten a bit strict on the free casino parking. Lately they keep the full sign out. They now have block times Such as club hours. People would use the free casino parking and walk over to the club. Casino has... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
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11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 553 Monroe St, Detroit, MI 48226-2932
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Detroit
  • Phone Number: +1 313-961-8020
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