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Sammy's Woodfired Pizza & Grill - Carlsbad

5970 Avenida Encinas, Carlsbad, CA 92008-4405
+1 760-438-1212
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good39%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Italian, Pizza, International, Fusion, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
5970 Avenida Encinas, Carlsbad, CA 92008-4405
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Reviewed yesterday

Food is delicious. Service is great! Great location. We share dishes in order to get more variety. We haven’t had anything we didn’t like.

Thank G783CCjuliem
Reviewed 2 December 2017

Sammy's has consistently delivered great dishes, specialty pizzas, and amazing salads. Beware that without a reservation, dinnertime can include a bit of a wait. The interior decor is nothin' to write home about but service is generally always top notch and prices as very competitive....More

Thank SandyEggo4Fun
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

We stopped in for dinner after a long afternoon of soccer. The restaurant was not crowded for a Friday night, and the waitstaff was delightful. We all had different kinds of pizza and salad, and no one in our group was disappointed. The pizzas were...More

Thank Jen A
Reviewed 14 November 2017

We had a great meal and super service at this place. l recommend it for good food and great beverages. This place really rocks. Great food for sure. Joe

Thank Joe T
Reviewed 17 October 2017

On a recent visit to CA my wife and I tried Sammy's Woodfired pizza. It was probably the worst pizza I have ever had. I had the spicy Italian sausage and it was so salty I could hardly eat it. My wife had margarita and...More

Thank Mike P
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Had dinner here while on a business trip. Decent pizza, very thin crust, good toppings. Priced reasonably. Can not complain at all

Thank Len R
Reviewed 4 October 2017

They have the BEST duck tacos and I eat them as an entree! Their salads are always delicious too!! Any Sammy's around town is reliable; I have turned many on to this great place!

Thank Michelle T
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Used to have one near us in AZ that disappeared but enjoy visiting when we can locate one. Good burgers, salads, pizza and always fine polite servers. This was no exception. Each of us had something different and each enjoyed their choice. Décor is always...More

Thank UWLAW68
Reviewed 15 September 2017

We had both dinner and lunch while in the Carlsbad area. Both were great. The Kobe Beef Sliders are excellent as is the soup. There is a dessert on the menu that is a must. Excellent Splilt between two people...or not. It is ice cream,...More

Thank mountaintrekker1234
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Were we tried the duck tacos, Asian sampler, and shrimp and crab dip - all were really good and they all were half off during happy hour! Service was quick and friendly.

Thank E9900LSbrucem
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Television
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5970 Avenida Encinas, Carlsbad, CA 92008-4405 (Formerly Sammy's Woodfired Pizza)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Carlsbad
  • Phone Number: +1 760-438-1212
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