We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Pestos Italian Restaurant & Pizzeria

3123 Calumet Ave, Valparaiso, IN 46383-2610
+1 219-462-0993
Website
Share
Save
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“vodka chicken” (26 reviews)
“breadsticks” (21 reviews)
“pasta” (26 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 20:30 Hours
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
3123 Calumet Ave, Valparaiso, IN 46383-2610
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (236)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 235 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Pestos has it all: fine food, excellent service, and unhurried ambience! Whenever we want a reasonably-priced, fine dining experience, we head to Pestos. There are many Italian specialties on the menu, but I am such a creature of habit that I always order the vodka...More

Thank Valpo1974
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

.....IS TO DIE FOR! Clean, comfortable restaurant with a terrific wait staff. Never disappointed. Terrific catering also.

Thank matildamay16
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just returned from Pestos - took our elderly mom & cousin. The 4 of us were seated IMMEDIATELY on a Saturday night in the middle of a busy dinner hour. The staff couldn't have been more helpful. The food was superior by all accounts. We...More

Thank cokelover1950
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visit there about once a week. Food and service are consistently excellent. Best Italian food between Chesterton, Valpo, and Portage!

Thank Don S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The appetizer had calimari, ravioli, and cheese sticks. My wife had the Vodka pasta huge shrimp and extra large scallops in a tasty sauce. I had the seafood Fettuccini and it was the best I have ever had. Make sure to get the excellent vodka...More

Thank Paul F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went for my sisters graduation and we were seated in a little alcove that was perfect for a group. My husband got the waiter recommended Chicken Vodka and loved it. The bread and oil was very good! They had a very good drink menu...More

Thank GBaby331
Reviewed 29 April 2018

Pestos has the greatest Italian food and fresh food around. Really good variety in case you don't want pasta or pizza. Good seafood dishes and salads/ bread come with the meal (a la Olive garden) They will make anything to order and you can rent...More

Thank Turpa
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

We have lived in Valpo for 12 years and just made it to Pestos- we sure have been missing out! Delicious food and great service. A casual yet classy atmosphere that would be great for a family dinner or a couple’s night out. A large...More

1  Thank Bkelly270
Reviewed 16 April 2018

Rented their separate room for my daughter and son in laws baby shower and everything was wonderful. The manager and her staff were very accommodating and always helpful with whatever questions or needs I had. We did the Sunday buffet and it was delish with...More

Thank Ann S
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

This restaurant is so good. We loved the buffet they offer on Wednesday evenings. The vodka chicken is amazing and the pizza is great too.

Thank JuliaJaneG1989
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 7 hotels in Valparaiso
Super 8 by Wyndham Valparaiso
332 reviews
3.35 km away
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Valparaiso, IN
301 reviews
3.48 km away
Fairfield Inn & Suites Valparaiso
132 reviews
4.09 km away
Quality Inn & Suites Valparaiso
120 reviews
4.23 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Burger Haus
137 reviews
.35 km away
Le Peep
53 reviews
.87 km away
Serrano's Mexican Grill
40 reviews
.06 km away
Nearby Attractions
Chapel of the Resurrection
74 reviews
3.73 km away
Memorial Opera House
41 reviews
3.55 km away
Chicago Street Theatre
22 reviews
3.31 km away
Brauer Museum of Art Center for the Arts
20 reviews
3.73 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Pestos Italian Restaurant & Pizzeria staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 20:00
Monday
11:00 - 20:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 20:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 20:30
Thursday
11:00 - 20:30
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3123 Calumet Ave, Valparaiso, IN 46383-2610
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Valparaiso
  • Phone Number: +1 219-462-0993
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing
;