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537 N Saint Louis Blvd, South Bend, IN 46617-1925
+1 574-233-2464
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good25%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pepperoni” (4 reviews)
“pie” (6 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
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537 N Saint Louis Blvd, South Bend, IN 46617-1925
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This Notre Dame hangout offers great pizza and good old Italian food. However, there are other Italian restaurants in town that have good food and are not as crowded as Rocco's, they are alsonot as pricey. Sunny Italy Cafe which is near Rocco's and Pasquale...More

Thank Tom D
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Best place for pizza in South Bend. the atmosphere is perfect too. It's a classic midwestern Italian restaurant.

Thank RachelMay27
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

This was our second visit to Rocco's, which is conveniently close to Notre Dame. The pizza here is EXCELLENT. The seating area is older lookig, but clean and quiet. If you come visit the college, then make this restaurant part of your itinerary!

Thank Scott D
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

We stopped here based on TA reviews and we were driving home from Mackinac Island vacation. We arrived late in evening around 8:30pm but parking lot still full. We went in and place looks to have original decor. My 8 year old asked what the...More

Thank soonergal1969
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Rocco's is not only an institution in South Bend, they have the best pizza in town. Multi-generation, family owned. Be sure to plan on waiting for your table during a Notre Dame home game weekend, they all come back for the game and a Rocco's...More

Thank Monica H
Reviewed 21 June 2017

There are many great items on the menu, but we almost ALWAYS get pizza. It's just too good to resist. Family owned, 2nd generation, you will see the owners there every night they are open. Closed Sunday and Monday. Open at 4:30 every other day....More

Thank Lynn K
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

We had a terrific family meal here. Pizzas were awesome and the place, though small feels friendly and was enjoyable. Servers were super friendly and helpful. Owners came out to check on things as well. Definitely worth a trip if you are in town!

Thank E M
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Driving through we wanted to find an Italian restaurant. Due to other reviews, we picked Rocco's. It has the charm of a family owned Italian restaurant. Bring seated, you get to see all the awards, celebrities and town support the restaurant has. Everyone was friendly....More

Thank Jamie1310
Reviewed 10 June 2017

You cannot get anything better in town. I have been to many places and this was just excellent. Hope to go there again during my next visit. Recommended by the motel I stayed in south bend

Thank godiotommy
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Were in SB for our graduation 50Th aniversary . Have known thie place wich we visited almost every week of our time in ND. IT is now run by the grand daugther' family of Roccos .......had as always an excelent pizza and a fabolous time...More

Thank luladeNic
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Richard S
5 August 2016|
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Response from Ronald N | Reviewed this property |
No. And Rocco's takes an extended summer break every year. Be sure to call ahead if visiting in summer.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
16:30 - 22:30
16:30 - 22:30
16:30 - 22:30
16:30 - 00:00
16:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 537 N Saint Louis Blvd, South Bend, IN 46617-1925
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  South Bend
  • Phone Number: +1 574-233-2464
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