Monday, September 11, 2006

The Pizza Machine

My family visited the Pizza Machine restaurant over the weekend.
It was a lot of fun and the pizza was wonderful!

Watching the pizza guys toss the pizza is a big part of the experience.

At one point, a practice dough got away from the chef and landed on my digital camera.
I'm used to that sort of thing though. You should've seen what happened to me at at Globetrotter's game!

If you're there at the right time, entertainment is part of the experience!

Click on a photo for a larger view.

Yes, you can find stuffed pizza in Springfield, IL.

Our waitress was a great sport!

Above is a sausage sub - not on the menu but made especially for us.

If you're planning a party, ask them about reserving their best table.
Also ask about their largest size pizzas.

Here are some visual clues (that we could've used) to find this place.

The Pizza Machine
107 West Cook
(Inside the Vinegar Hill Mall, down the street from the State Capital)
Springfield, IL
(217) 788-5976
Yes, they deliver.
Yes, they have stuffed pizza!
For prices and more info, visit

Wait! They've got a new webpage at:

(Keep scrolling down the page for more!)

The Pizza Machine in the news...

PIZZA MACHINE TOO opened Thursday across the hallway from PIZZA MACHINE in Vinegar Hill Mall, 107 W. Cook St.

The sister restaurant to Pizza Machine offers more Italian cuisine, plus a lunch buffet of pizza, pasta and salad. It's in space formerly used by SALUTE. Hours are from 11 a.m. to 1 a.m. Tuesday through Sunday. Phone: 788-5976.

Owner Jerry Neuman also is transforming the former KARMA nightclub into THE INFINITY ROOM for banquets, receptions and live music shows. More information is at


Kathryn Rem: A la carte - Pizza Machine to open banquet hall

Published Sunday, March 09, 2008

Plans are under way for PIZZA MACHINE in Vinegar Hill Mall, 107 W. Cook St., to open a banquet hall and a second, more upscale, restaurant.

“What we’re doing is turning the whole building into a big entertainment complex,” said Jerry Neumann, owner of Pizza Machine Co.

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  1. I work upstairs in Vinegar Hill Mall and have a hard time not going down to have pizza for lunch every day. It smells so good cooking and tastes even better!!!

  2. Jerry your pizza is the best we come to the Pizza Machine and eat every Saturday night know as the REGULARS. Love the pizza and keep up the good work.