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Ponticello's Italian Garden - CLOSED

12260 Bellefontaine Rd, Saint Louis, MO 63138-1446
+1 314-741-3637
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17 Aug 2013
“ponticellos is CLOSED, OWNER RETIRED!”
8 Sep 2012
“The best thin crust STL style pizza in STL, and the best fried chicken in the area, family friendly also.”
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Italian, Pizza
12260 Bellefontaine Rd, Saint Louis, MO 63138-1446
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Reviewed 17 August 2013

The place has been in business many years, always great food and service. Ponticellos is CLOSED now, owner retired and no family members were wanting to continue operation.

1  Thank Swindellfan1
Reviewed 8 September 2012 via mobile

My father worked here as a teenager in the 60's and the place done great business. Been able to stand the test of time due to food quality, service, value, atmosphere. Excellent pizza baked in a fire brick oven with home made Italian sausage and...More

Thank Swindellfan1
Reviewed 2 September 2012

I've been visiting this restaurant since I was 4...(I'm 56) and I've never had a bad meal there....fantastic home made pizza...delectable onion rings and my mother swore by their fried chicken...(it is great)...the wait staff are clean and very pleasant....my son and his girlfriend were...More

Thank pbinspector
Reviewed 25 July 2012

After moving out of town, I stop by Ponticello's for their special salad and thin crust bacon and pepperoni pizza nearly every time I pass through. I've never been disappointed with the food and the pizza is fantastic! If you don't like pizza, you have...More

Thank D T
Reviewed 14 June 2012

It is such a great place, my wife and I are planning a weekend trip from Des Moines, Iowa just to savor the great food and enjoy the atmosphere there!! It was a spectacular choice in the '60's and continues to be a great choice...More

Thank deville2054
Reviewed 8 November 2011

My wife and I have been going to Ponticello's since we started dating almost forty years ago. The thin crust pizza, loaded with toppings and served straight from the oven in a beat up rectangular pan, is the BEST in St. Louis! All of the...More

Thank RRaccoon72
Reviewed 31 October 2011

Not a bad neighborhood restaurant. Been there for decades. Good food and fair prices. Their pizza and salads are pretty good. Takeout too! I have also liked their fried chicken,.

Thank SPGPlatTraveler
Reviewed 5 March 2010

My wife and I eat there frequently. The food is always very good and the prices are reasonable. They are usually pretty busy so everyone is on their toes! We will continue to go there, and that is a good recomendation. Atmosphere is casual+ jeans...More

Thank cbsimike
Reviewed 5 February 2008

My family has been going here for generations, my grandparents, parents and now me. The service can be a little slow, but well worth it. Prices here are very good and you get large portions. The pizza is the BEST thing ever! I eat it...More

1  Thank surfjax
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12260 Bellefontaine Rd, Saint Louis, MO 63138-1446
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Saint Louis
  • Phone Number: +1 314-741-3637
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