This is a franchised chain. Oddly enough, I do not prefer Papa John's pizza. I think it may be the sauce, just not quite sure. With so many other franchised pizza chains in this area I would chose one of those and Papa Johns last on the list. But it is all according to your personal taste. Some people prefer Papa John's. Watch the local free newspaper that is in your mailbox each week for cents off coupons and special to help with the prices.