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Old 08-06-2010, 10:21 AM
 
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Such an interested marketing strategy. Both PJs and PH tout on TV commercials how much money you save by getting their "any size, any pizza for $10". I am a member of both of their weekly newsletters and get coupons with worse deals compared to the any pizza $10.

They're specials like, "$20 deal!!! Two, one-topping for only $20"

I just don't get it.
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Old 08-06-2010, 11:14 AM
 
Location: San Antonio/Houston
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I never saw those deals.
Papa Johns offer much better deal online:
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Old 08-06-2010, 11:58 AM
 
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Screw Papa Johns and Pizza Hut. 16inch Costco take and bake pizza for $9.99 comes with a hell of a lot more toppings then either of those company's $20.00 pizzas. Papa Murphys with coupons is also much better.
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Old 08-06-2010, 12:04 PM
 
Location: East Valley, AZ
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I'm not a HUGE pizza fan, but if I were to get a pizza, I'd want the stuffed crust from Pizza Hut. I noticed on one of their "$10 any size, any toppings, any crust" ads, that stuffed crust was subject to an extra charge. Um...so why do you advertise ANY CRUST?!

That's just like Subway who sometimes has "$5 any footlong!", but their "premium" subs aren't included. Um...you said ANY FOOTLONG!

/rant
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Old 08-06-2010, 12:49 PM
 
Location: Spokane via Sydney,Australia
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When I first came to the States, I could not believe Americans actually would settle for pizzas with only 2 toppings then pay extra for additional toppings.........most pizzas in Oz have at least 6 toppings as part of 'the pizza' ordered.

You guys are so getting ripped off..........check it out

Menus
Taste Sensations
http://www.dominos.com.au/menu/pizzas/

now THOSE are PIZZAS baby!!!
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Old 08-06-2010, 02:05 PM
 
Location: anywhere
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When I first came to the States, I could not believe Americans actually would settle for pizzas with only 2 toppings then pay extra for additional toppings.........most pizzas in Oz have at least 6 toppings as part of 'the pizza' ordered.

You guys are so getting ripped off..........check it out

Menus
Taste Sensations
Domino's Pizza

now THOSE are PIZZAS baby!!!

Dang. You aren't kidding. Your menu is way better than ours. Lucky you.
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Old 08-06-2010, 02:10 PM
 
Location: Mayberry
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I miss Round Table and a privately owned pizzeria called Vesuvios in California!! Dang it's just not right!
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Old 08-06-2010, 02:11 PM
 
Location: Yellow cottage, green doors.
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I don't want more than two toppings. In fact, a cheese pizza is primo! Yeah, a pizza with lots of toppings is great sometimes, but not all the time!

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Domino's Pizza

now THOSE are PIZZAS baby!!!

"I don't think so"!
BUT (!!!)...I'm glad YOU like it. Pig out and be happy!
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Old 08-06-2010, 02:24 PM
 
Location: Pittsburgh
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I usually pay a few bucks more to support my neighborhood pizza joint.
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Old 08-06-2010, 02:38 PM
 
Location: Spokane via Sydney,Australia
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Actually there's a lot more "mom & pop" pizza joints in Oz rather than the "big chains" especially in the Little Italy parts of Melbourne & Sydney - and to whoever said "lucky you" unfortunately I'm in the US now and I doubt the Oz stores would "deliver" = )

Roosty they DO have just plain (cheese only) ones like the Margherita - but tbh if I just wanted cheese I'd have a grilled cheese with tomato soup - as far as pigging out goes - one slice of those is PLENTY lol
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