Papa John's Pizza

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  • Papa John's Pizza, Not Bad for a Chain

    Jun 28, 2005 by popsrocks is a Top Reviewer on Epinions in Restaurants & Gourmet
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Good tasting and with coupons a good value.
    Cons: Too expensive without coupons.

    Summary: Living in NY I believe I have the best available pizza in the country. Once in a while though my family will send for a delivery order from a couple of chains. I told them to please never ask for Domino's again but Papa John's is another story. It's ... read more

  • Papa John's - Tasty, convenient, and great promotions

    Dec 18, 2013 by ladyconsumer is a Top Reviewer on Epinions in Restaurants & Gourmet
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Tasty food, easy ordering process, tons of money-saving promotions
    Cons: Chain-pizza is never going to be the same as the "real" stuff

    Summary: Pizza from a chain restaurant.  Some hate it.  Some love it.  In my family we have one of each.  My husband does not care for any of the national chain pizza restaurants.  But I tend to like Papa John's.   No, ... read more

  • pizza papa jones review

    Oct 9, 2013 by
    Not yet rated.
    Pros: good taste
    Cons: a bit expensive

    Summary: Papa John's limited-time Buffalo Chicken Pizza has returned for a second run on Papa John's pizza rotation and features ranch sauce, sliced, breaded chicken strips, bacon, onions, and mozzarella cheese, plus a rather artistic swirl of buffalo sauce. As ... read more

  • birmingham alabama papa johns

    Dec 11, 2012 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: None
    Cons: see in cause

    Summary: the irondale location needs to have a class in customer service..I have ordered from the location for years just because it is close by..not the taste or quality.However it does in a pinch..Since I have been a great customer without complaints when ... read more

  • Papa John's Pizza - ugh

    Apr 30, 2012 by
    Not yet rated.
    Pros: It was delivered promptly and it is edible. That's the best I can say.
    Cons: Dry, flavorless pizza.  Un-trimmed chicken wings. Soggy chicken strips.

    Summary: Having lived in Bensonhurst, Brooklyn for more than 50 years, I know my pizza.  When Dominos came to New York City I was curious and gave them a fair chance although some of my friends were shocked that I would even consider eating a pizza like ... read more

  • papa john's rotten pizza

    Dec 2, 2011 by
    Not yet rated.
    Pros: There are no pros with or at papa john's.
    Cons: If you want to spend an evening doubled oven in pain, eat there.

    Summary: A few years ago my wife stopped at papa john's pizza in Lancaster, South Carolina, and bought two large pizzas. When she got home we were ready to enjoy some good food. To start with the sauce looked like it was sprayed on, we could see the crust through ... read more

  • This is not better pizza. It is not even good pizza.

    Sep 25, 2011 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: There are no pros to this pizza.
    Cons: Bad crust, bad sauce, bad toppings, high price.

    Summary: You see the television adverts every day, proclaiming "..a better pizza".  I'm going to get straight to the point here.  What other pizza are they comparing theirs to that it's a better pizza?  Seriously; most of the top tier frozen pizzas ... read more

  • Papa John's "Garlic Sauce"

    Nov 29, 2009 by
    Not yet rated.
    Pros: Buttery
    Cons: Not enough olive oil and garlic taste
    Too thick
    Bad for health and mind

    Summary: Been a big Papa Johns fan/glutton since the start. I love pizza in general but PJ's has perfected the art. And over the years I've noticed that their signature Garlic Sauce has been modified from a thin transparent sauce to full ... read more

  • best pizza i never had

    Jul 11, 2009 by
    Not yet rated.
    Pros: they sell food
    Cons: everything else

    Summary: Never in my life have I let a food delivery and human incompetence get me worked up. But tonight Kitchener, Ontario Papa John's really took the cake! I booked my pizza order online at 8pm...a pricey as anything, but I was sold just to try it. An ... read more

  • bad service

    Nov 2, 2008 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: usually good pizza
    Cons: rude

    Summary: I placed an online order using my credit card.  The order number was: 67952127 The lady at the store called me back and said that they didn't have a delivery driver and that I would have to visit the website at cancel my order.  I told her ... read more

  • Great pizza but prices could be lower

    Aug 30, 2008 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Great taste, and the best garlic butter sauce.
    Cons: Prices are on the high side and they don't have many locations around here.

    Summary: Here in Florida, it is hard to find a pizza place that is not part of a chain. I live near a very large retirement community, so they have every restaurant imaginable. They had a Papa Johns up until about 1 month ago.I started eating Papa Johns ... read more

  • Papa John's is a favorite

    Aug 16, 2008 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Piping hot pizza, tastes unlike any other pizza, low prices
    Cons: Not enough locations!

    Summary: I had never eaten a pizza from Papa John's before, until I met my boyfriend several years back & he loved their pizza, so of course he convinced me to try it. I was pleasantly surprised by the difference in flavor compared to many other pizza ... read more

  • Papa John's Pizza At It's Finest

    Aug 13, 2008 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: Freshly handtossed dough, original pizza sauce recipe
    Cons: Sometimes pricey depending on the stores specials or lack of.

    Summary: Growing up my mom use to make homemade pizza's and of course those were my fave. Now that I am out on my own I've sampled plenty of other pizza chains and Papa John's is by far the absolute best. Their pizza sauce is totally unique and has an almost ... read more

  • Horrible, Horrible Service and Product!

    Jul 11, 2008 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: None. Never Again.
    Cons: Many - see review above.

    Summary: We were in OC helping my uncle who has terminal cancer. On the way back from the hospice center, my mother and I stopped in at the La Paz location to order a takeout pizza - an extra large pizza with pepperoni and double cheese. The gentleman who took ... read more

  • Papa John's: Average Chain Pizza

    Feb 16, 2008 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Good package deals, lots of choices
    Cons: The taste

    Summary: Last night, my husband picked up pizza from Papa Johnís on the way home from work. They are out of our delivery zone, but they are only a little bit out of the way from the highway exit my husband takes to get home. We have ordered from the Papa ... read more

  • Papa John's Pizza - does anyone else think it is sweet?

    Jan 28, 2008 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: The toppings were fresh and plentiful.
    Cons: We didn't like the sweet sauce.

    Summary: I had waited for a long time for a Papa John's pizza store to open near my house. Finally, one opened 2 towns over and I was all excited to try it! My sister and I arranged for a pizza and movie night with all our kids and everyone was excited to try ... read more

  • That's A Nice Pizza Pie

    Jan 7, 2008 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Great crust, good specialty pizzas, friendly staff
    Cons: Pricey, ingredients not always the freshest

    Summary: I am a big fan of pizza. I enjoy everything from gourmet goat cheese pizza right down to Totino's Party Pizzas. Where does Papa John's offerings fall? Somewhere in the middle, here's my review. Crust - 10/10 - The gold standard of crusts. ... read more

  • Papa John's - If John Was My Papa This Pizza Would Constitute Child Abuse.

    Oct 27, 2007 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: On time fast delivery, friendly staff at my local outlet, good online menu.
    Cons: Some of the worst pizza I've ever had.

    Summary: Here I am once again with my fourth installment in my personal ‘Find The Least Sucky Chain Delivery Pizza’ write off. I’m now seriously thinking this was an incredibly dumb idea. So far, as of this last crappy pie, I’ve suffered through ... read more

  • What's with the commercials on hold?

    Apr 29, 2007 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: Good food, fast,
    Cons: Minimal menu. Awful, commercials on the telephone.

    Summary: The food's good and prior to last week I never had food from Papa John's. Tonight was the second time I ordered on-line. A couple comments regarding tonight's experience: 1. Nice, easy ordering by Internet (my second order in 8 days) 2. ... read more

  • A Refreshing Change

    Mar 18, 2007 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: They have a great Spinach Alfredo Pizza!
    Cons: none...

    Summary: Papa Johns is one of my favorite chain places to have pizza delivered from. I feel like it is a fresh change because they have pizzas that are different from the rest. Plus, they always are running deals and promos that make the pizza a great value! ... read more

  • Good ideas, bad execution

    Mar 11, 2007 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: They deliver, Online ordering is a good idea in theory
    Cons: Delivery takes forever, Pizza is mediocre, Orders get lost

    Summary: Before coming to college I had never eaten a Papa John's pizza. I have since had many, and while it's alright as far as chain pizza goes, it isn't anything spectacular. When the mediocre pizza is combined with the massive shortcomings of the chain ... read more

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