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Lou's LaGrotto

€€ - €€€Italian, Pizza
3001 5th St, Peru, IL 61354-2469
+1 815-223-3083
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good32%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“deep dish pizza” (12 reviews)
“nuggets” (14 reviews)
“salad” (8 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
3001 5th St, Peru, IL 61354-2469
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We are in Peru every year for a swim meet and we make it a point to eat here afterwards. The atmosphere is unique, especially around Christmas when the staff hangs hundreds off ornaments from the ceiling around the bar. The pizza is delicious!! You...More

Thank DeeshaD2009
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The one staple about eating here is you cannot go away without ordering their nuggets with their homemade ranch it brings your meal to the next level the pizza is good the hero sandwiches are good in the salads are plentiful

Thank bigcountry1991
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

We had Lou’s delivered to our hotel. The food was very tasty and hot when it arrived. I took about 45 minutes to get it, which I thought was reasonable. They do late night delivery, so even getting in late, it was nice to have...More

Thank Tim T
Reviewed 24 December 2017

The food is always great whether you eat in the dining room, carryout, or even delivery. We love the CHEAP PIZZA Monday night deal, especially in the winter months when we use delivery a lot. Would not have a problem eating here once a week...More

Thank ted u
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

I look forward to staying in this area to have an excuse to order pizza from this place. Always very good. Good delivery service. Price is what you'd expect for a premium pizza.

Thank Mark S
Brandee B, Social Media Manager at Lou's LaGrotto, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2017

Any excuse is a good one when it means ordering from Lou's LaGrotto! Glad you enjoyed it, and hope to see you back here soon!

Reviewed 4 October 2017

My friend and I stopped here on the way home from a business trip as it was recommended. So glad we did....The pizza is AMAZING....We sat and ate at the bar but is a full service restaurant. wow

Thank regina_turner
Brandee B, Social Media Manager at Lou's LaGrotto, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2017

We are thrilled that you were able to stop on your way by and that you enjoyed everything. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 10 September 2017

Now, I'm not from the Chicago where deep dish pizza is king and this may not compare, but being from St. Louis, home of the super thin Imo's pizza, we found the deep dish here to be super cheesy and yummy. Nice patio and good...More

Thank mosw
Brandee B, Social Media Manager at Lou's LaGrotto, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2017

Thanks for the great review! Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 8 September 2017

I first discovered Lou's a number of years ago. A massive quantity of in-laws and their cousins all decided to go here. Thankfully, someone had alerted them that we would descend upon them. In the midst of that large group, and on smaller visits afterwards,...More

Thank hohaha
Brandee B, Social Media Manager at Lou's LaGrotto, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2017

Thanks fro stopping by, and bringing your family. We love all of our customers, but fun groups are a great time! Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 11 August 2017

I have eaten pizza in over 20 countries (including Italy) on 4 continents, so you can trust me as a hardcore pizza fan. LaGrotto is my personal favorite pizza in the world. It is, in a word, PERFECT!

Thank The_Original_NJM
Brandee B, Social Media Manager at Lou's LaGrotto, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2017

Woah! That is quite the compliment! We appreciate your business!

Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

hard to find pizza this good folks. stringy and delicious. we got the meat lovers on thin crust. amazing. cheap delivery fee. wish we had pizza like this in Georgia

Thank Dani P
Brandee B, Social Media Manager at Lou's LaGrotto, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2017

Thank you for the review Dani! Did you know that you can pick up a "half baked" pizza and freeze it for your trips back to Georgia? :)

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 00:00
Monday
11:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3001 5th St, Peru, IL 61354-2469
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Peru
  • Phone Number: +1 815-223-3083
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