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La Gondola Spaghetti & House

1501 E Vernon Ave, Bloomington-Normal, IL 61701-2001
+1 309-664-6363
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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“garlic bread” (9 reviews)
“spaghetti” (13 reviews)
“sandwiches” (9 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza
1501 E Vernon Ave, Bloomington-Normal, IL 61701-2001
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Reviewed 30 September 2017

The bread is good. I enjoy the sweetness. My husband usually stops in Bloomington/Normal on his way back to Chicago. I generally make my own sandwiches. To make his stop quicker he calls ahead and places the order. Recently he ordered and paid for 8...More

Thank jet307
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

All I can say is wow! What a good deal. A bucket of spaghetti, loaf of bread, loaf of garlic bread, and a Italian sandwich. Staff was very helpful also! Great job!

Thank winks1996
Reviewed 22 July 2017

The Family Feast was an amazing Deal! Spaghetti, Torpedo, Garlic Bread, and Fresh Bread! Amazing dealfor $22.

Thank Kyle H
LaGondolaManager, Manager at La Gondola Spaghetti & House, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2017

Thank you!We love being able to take are of your family.

Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

I stopped in for a late night supper.I had a torpedo.This place is clean with fast friendly service.I also enjoy the tortalini. I have not had the pizza,yet.

Thank Jeff M
LaGondolaManager, Manager at La Gondola Spaghetti & House, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2017

Thank you! We look forward to you coming back and enjoying the pizza!

Reviewed 29 April 2017

I went in to eat and changed my mind because of how it looked inside. I would not recommend. ............

1  Thank Douglas W
Reviewed 21 April 2017

I am from the Decatur area and have been going to the LaGondola's there since I was a kid. I moved up here and this location isn't near as good. The bread is more tough. Also, I was told once that they could do anything...More

Thank moimelis
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

I would have given more stars however the company says it believes in excellent service but does not follow through. According to their website, with a large pizza on Thursdays, you get a free garlic bread. When I mentioned that they said " I wish...More

Thank Alan W
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

This was our first time trying this restaurant and it was great! The service was great and the food was great too! We ordered a thin crust pizza and the whole family enjoyed it! They even gave us a small complimentary pizza to take with...More

Thank Vidvixen
LaGondolaManager, Manager at La Gondola Spaghetti & House, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2017

We look forward to taking care of you again!

Reviewed 15 February 2017

If you want a great value and weeknight meal for your family this is worth your while. Tuesday is all you can eat spaghetti and bread night for $4.55. One plate did me in! No way would most people need another plate, very generous serving!...More

Thank Denise S
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

They have a great Italian menu and a great manager. The food we get is always fresh and delicious, the sauce they use is wonderful, they also have one of the best chef salads in town. Eat there and you will not be disappointed. I...More

Thank Timothy G
LaGondolaManager, Manager at La Gondola Spaghetti & House, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2017

Thank you for your review and thank you for your continued business! We VERY MUCH appreciate it.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1501 E Vernon Ave, Bloomington-Normal, IL 61701-2001
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Bloomington-Normal  >  Bloomington
  • Phone Number: +1 309-664-6363
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We are located on the CORNER of VERNON Avenue and TOWANDA Avenue in Bloomington, IL.
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