Food delivery has become more and more popular during the pandemic, and southwestern Illinois has plenty of restaurants that offer in-home delivery or partner with outside businesses.
From Belleville, to O’Fallon, to Fairview Heights, to Swansea, a variety of cuisines are available for delivery. Flavors include Indian, Italian, American, Greek and more.
Here are the 10 best delivery restaurants in Belleville and the surrounding areas, according to Yelp users.
10. India Oven
The menu at India’s Oven has vegetarian options, as well as entrees centered around chicken, lamb, and goat. Seafood dishes are also available, including fish tikka masala and karahi prawns.
Tandoori bread includes garlic naan and cheese naan, and you can order sides of mango chutney and a mixed green salad.
evaluation: 4/5 stars with 108 reviews
Site: 2625 N Illinois Street, Swansea, Illinois 62226
Note: Yelp appears to have passed #10, so India’s Oven is listed as the 11th restaurant on the website.
9. Pizza and Pasta Joe
Joe’s Plates offers Chicago-style pizza (along with other crusts), pasta, and sandwiches. Starters include bruschetta, mac and cheese bites, wings, and sautéed mushrooms, and there are plenty of salad options.
You can also try breakfast pizza, pizza dishes, eggplant parmesan, or pesto pasta.
evaluation: 4/5 stars with 98 reviews
Site: 4628 Illinois Street, Fairview Heights, Illinois 62208
8. Zapp Thai Noodle & Market
This family-owned Thai restaurant serves rice dishes, fried noodles, dumplings, and more. There is a Thai salad, egg rolls, fried tofu, yellow curry and a variety of noodle soup.
Drunken Noodles contain wide rice noodles with eggs, bell peppers, white onions, bamboo shoots and carrots topped with our special chili sauce.
evaluation: 4/5 stars with 144 . reviews
Site: 1407 W Highway 50, O’Fallon, IL 62269
7. Agostino’s Restaurant & Bar
Agostino’s offers seafood, pasta, salads and meats. Menu features include tilapia, pork tenderloin, and pasta.
Reviewers particularly enjoyed the lobsters, lobster ravioli, ribeye, and the “great ambiance”.
evaluation: 4/5 stars with 199 . reviews
Site: 130 Ludwig Drive, Fairview Heights, IL 62208
6. Chick Phil A
This national chain has more than 2,600 locations. His most popular meals are chicken, along with salads and french fries.
Although she has a large following for her famous chicken, she has been criticized for decades for past contributions to groups advocating equality for people in the LGBTQ+ community.
evaluation: 4/5 stars with 86 reviews
Site: 6203 N Illinois Street, Fairview Heights, Illinois 62208
5. Belleville Papa Phyto
Papa Vito’s has four locations: two in Belleville, one in Waterloo and one in Millstadt. The restaurant serves cheese stuffed buns, cheesesteak fillets, specialty pizzas and pizza rolls.
You can also try cheesecake, cannolis, gelato, and cinnamon sticks.
evaluation: 4/5 stars with 118 reviews
Site: 318 East Washington Street, Belleville, Illinois 62220
4. Super Gyros
Super Gyros offers Greek salads, chicken and vegetable options. The triple gyro platter includes three croutons with a “mound of gyro meat,” gyro sauce, tomatoes, and onions, along with french fries and a drink.
The menu also features burgers, Italian sandwiches, and kids’ meals. Homemade baklava topped with lemon syrup and rose water.
evaluation: 4.5/5 stars with 87 reviews
Site: 766 Carlyle Ave., Belleville, IL 62221
3. FlamentCos the place
Pizza, subs, salads, cannolis – FlamentCos has it all. The menu also includes create your own calzones, common-size pastas and wings.
Founded in 2015, the family-owned company has locations in O’Fallon, Scott Air Force Base, and downtown St. Louis.
evaluation: 4/5 stars with 137 . reviews
Site: 711 W Highway 50, O’Fallon, IL 62269
2. Crust Wood Fried Pizza
Peel Wood Fired Pizza has locations in O’Fallon, Ill. Edwardsville, Ill. , and Clayton, Mo. Yelp users ranked O’Fallon’s No. 2 location for delivery in the area.
The restaurant offers a variety of specialty pizzas, along with calzones, sandwiches, mac and cheese, and salads. Check out the Nutella s’mores pizza or lemon-raspberry cheesecake for a fun dessert.
evaluation: 4/5 stars with 410 reviews
Site: 104 South Cherry Street, O’Fallon, 62269
1. BBQ Chicken – Ovalon
This national chain is famous for its fried chicken and Korean food. O’Fallon store ranked #1 in southwest Illinois for delivery by Yelp users.
Fried chicken flavors include soy garlic, crunchy maple, fire wings, and cheese. There is also kimchi fried rice, fried dumplings and pickled radish.
evaluation: 4.5/5 stars with 47 reviews
Site: 1334 Central Park Drive Suite 6, O’Fallon, IL 62269