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Italian Gator

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1728 a West University Avenue, Gainesville, FL 32603-1839
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 02:30
Sat 17:00 - 02:15
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Gainesville, Florida
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 10 January 2017

One of the Best Pizza's in Town! Not too mention, the price is really reasonable. This is a Gainesville gem!

Thank rtzeller
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 24 March 2016

The best place in Gainesville to get slices of pizza. I strongly recommend White Pizza Wednesday. Also their garlic rolls are awesome.

Thank bluecowdog
Gainesville, Florida
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 6 December 2015

Yes, this place, which is often referred to as "pizza by the slice" has my favorite pizza in town. No, I'm not drunk when I eat here (but many other guests are!). I have frequently called ahead to order a pie and go to pick it up. It's just good old fashioned NY-style pizza. Leonardo's, Satchel's, blah, blah, blah...don't measure... More 

Thank Lin C
Chicago, Illinois
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51 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 November 2015

There's no seating and no frills, but if you want good pizza at a good price, this is the place to go. For about $2 you can get a nice, large slice of pizza, and they're open past 2 AM, which is nice for college students. The pizza is delicious and piping hot. Don't come here if you're looking for... More 

Thank ndshankar
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 August 2015 via mobile

My all time favorite food is pizza. I have eaten at just about every major pizza chain there is. I have also eaten at A LOT of the small, family owned, hole in the wall type of pizza places in Florida and outside of Florida. My favorite style of Pizza is NY style crust. I've read some reviews about this... More 

Thank William C
Lawrence, Kansas
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182 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 July 2014

I like the quick and friendly service in this small outlet that just delivers good pizza and meatball subs according to how you want it. May be a bit on the greasy side, but really hits the spot when you're out for huge cheesy and meaty pizzas.

Thank M M
Gainesville, Florida
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448 reviews
279 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 192 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2012

I had never been to this literally hole-in-the-wall pizza place. My friends used to say that it is the best pizza joint in town. So when it was my turn to supply the pizzas for our poker evening I thought of this venue. The venue is really a hole in the wall as it is barely wide enough for a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    2 of 5 bubbles
Open Hours
11:00 - 02:30
11:00 - 02:30
11:00 - 02:30
11:00 - 02:30
11:00 - 02:30
17:00 - 02:15
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1728 a West University Avenue, Gainesville, FL 32603-1839
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Gainesville
  • Phone Number: 3674600

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?