Papa John's Pizza is the third largest take-out and delivery pizza restaurant chain in the United States (behind Pizza Hut and Domino's Pizza); its headquarters is in Louisville, Kentucky. Papa John's slogan is 'Better Ingredients. Better pizza. Papa John's' Internationally, there are over 4,000 Papa John's establishments, including over 2,600 in the U.S. and the remainder spread among 32 other countries. In September 2012, Papa John's Pizza opened its 4,000th restaurant in New Hyde Park, NY. The company celebrated the event by giving away 4,000 free pizzas to customers throughout New York City. The founder of Papa John's, John Schnatter, began his pizza career at Rocky's Sub Pub in Jeffersonville, Indiana, while attending Jeffersonville High School. Schnatter graduated from Jeffersonville High in 1980, and continued his association with the pizza business while attending Ball State University, working as a delivery driver for Greek's Pizzeria in Muncie.
One large pepperoni pizza from Papa Johns is $13.50 with out tax.