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Crust Pizzeria

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3263 Camino de Los Coches, Suite 105, Carlsbad, CA 92009-8967
+1 760-944-1111
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Tue 11:00 - 21:00
Wed - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Oceanside, California, United States
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25 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was my first visit to this restaurant and it met all the raves my co-worker gave me about it. I also was intrigued by the New Orleans BBQ shrimp item on the menu. I tried the Big Sexy and the BBQ shrimp on a night I was bacheloring it. The BBQ shrimp was't what I expected. A little to... More 

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Thank Billy G
Duluth, Minnesota
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Unfortunately, can't speak for the pizza but both the service and dessert was phenomenal. Dominic was really chill and just helpful in general. I'll have to make a trip back for the pizza.

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Thank boogiedown26
San Marcos, California
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

This message is for the owner. We just ate at Crust Pizza on Saturday night and came away in disappointment and shock. While the food we received was fantastic, the service was not. Our appetizer came after our pasta and our pizza never came. When we were done drinking our drinks and eating all of our food, I had to... More 

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Thank Jimmy S
San Diego, California
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136 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 January 2017

I don't eat pizza because of the gluten factor, however my friend convinced me that Crust had much more that just pizza. She was absolutely correct. This is a great place for a nice lunch. They have sandwiches, soups, and salads, pastas, AND pizza. I am a huge fan of salads, so I settled on a California Wedge salad with... More 

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Thank NickiG555
Tucson, Arizona
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23 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

We try to go to local restaurants when we travel so we wanted pizza. It was much better than we expected we are from new york so we have high standard for pizza. The ravioli was very good but the sauce was ok.

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Thank stephen e
Encinitas, California
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128 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

We happen to live in the area so frequently get food to go from Crust. The pizza is very good & the salads are fresh & tasty. We have occasionally dined in and my only criticism is that it can get real noisy. It's a great place to take a family. Friendly service, food is priced fairly.

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1 Thank Jan G
charliemeola, Owner at Crust Pizzeria, responded to this review

Hi Jan G. Thank you for your review. It does get noisy in restaurant, I have tried sound boards changed our speakers. I find dining later or the patio are options to help. We at Crust appreciate your business, Thank You again! More 

Wiesbaden, Germany
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72 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Without any doubt the best pizza you'll find in and around SD. This italian restaurant with its unique pizzas and other great meals (such as Charlie's meatballs, incredible salads or pasta) is a 'must-go' when in (or close to) Carlsbad. The owner says it is his passion to make pizza and you can definitely taste this. They also have very... More 

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Thank IngaHB
charliemeola, Owner at Crust Pizzeria, responded to this review

Thanks Inga. Always great to see you when you are in town. Look forward to your next visit. Charlie Meola More 

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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Strongly recommend and well worth the wait. The bartender, local beer and pizza were above average! If in the area strongly recommend!

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Thank James P
charliemeola, Owner at Crust Pizzeria, responded to this review

Thank You James. We always strive to bring quality fresh food and innovative dishes to our tables. Thank You for your visit and comment. Charlie More 

Staten Island, New York
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357 reviews
240 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 May 2016 via mobile

We decided to dine for brunch post baptism. The wings were crunchy and had a hint of rosemary flavor. The hot chili sauce completed the experience. The meatballs were seasoned with just the right amount of heat. The vodka penne chicken needed a bit more salt to accent the flavor profile.

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Thank Damian A
Carlsbad, California
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80 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 April 2016

Tasty pizza and salads, half price wine on WWednesdays! We love that this restaurant is just blocks from home. Unfortunately the service is lacking. We wait forever after being seated for anyone to wait on us. We have had to ask 2-3 times for water I'm not sure they will bother to fix their service unless business slows down! Busy... More 

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Thank Teresa R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3263 Camino de Los Coches, Suite 105, Carlsbad, CA 92009-8967
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Carlsbad
  • Phone Number: +1 760-944-1111

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?