We ate there on a Thursday night for the first time and got right in and seated. Took a few minutes for the waitress, Jennica, to get over to us but once she “checked us in” she really was good and responsive to our needs....More
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Love this hometown jewel!! Excellent pizza, spaghetti, salad and cheese bread. We have been going here since we went to college at EIU. We love the pizza (Pagliai's Special), salads (the house dressing is excellent!), spaghetti, cheese bread and always the friendly, hometown feel.
They do pizza right. My favorites are the Pagliais Special which is a thin crust supreme, and the House Special that has double cheese and double sausage. They use quality toppings and have a nice sauce. You might as well get an order of cheese...More
This place has great pizza and service. They are usually very busy so make sure you take that in consideration when you go to eat there. They also have Pasta special on Wednesday.
Iconic pizza parlor by Charleston High School that has delighted local residents for years and a must when former residents come back to town. The Wednesday night spaghetti special has locals and college students standing in line outside to have a plate of home made...More
I worked at Pagliai's in college at EIU. Back then the pizza was great and it's still amazing 30+ years later. Real ingredients and made by hand. We went on a Sunday evening and the restaurant was very busy. The waitress was very helpful. If...More
Called in for 2 spaghetti dinners, 2 salads and garlic bread which became 2 half gallons of spaghetti after being told no dinners only half gallons. Okay I said one half gallon, 2 salads and garlic bread. They gave 2 half gallons and no salads,...More