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John's Best Pizza - CLOSED

85 New Canaan Ave, Norwalk, CT 06850-2614
+1 203-847-7414
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible8%
29 Jun 2015
“Taste just like Mama's”
25 Jun 2013
“Must have been a bad day.”
Restaurant Hours Closed
85 New Canaan Ave, Norwalk, CT 06850-2614
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Reviewed 29 June 2015

Just s delightful place to eat. The people are warm and welcoming and the food is even better!. The rose sauce is the best. Always an enjoyable time eating there.

Thank jjglamgirl
Reviewed 26 June 2013

Been to John's Best Pizza twice. The first trip was excellent. Ordered the chicken parm on linguine which came out came out hot and fast. Great food, great service, great price, Nothing but smiles on my face that night. For my second trip to John's...More

1  Thank NyTim12
Reviewed 9 April 2013

My wife and I took my 86 year old dad out for dinner last week. We've been in the habit of doing the franchise dining establishments, but for some reason Dad suggested Italian. John's Best has been one of the favorite spots for pizza take...More

1  Thank Robert W
Reviewed 25 February 2013

Six of us went here for a late lunch. Food was really great. I had the chicken scarparello. The garlic bread slices with hot cheese were delicious. Salad was fantastic also. I usually have leftovers when out in an Italian but I ate every morsel....More

Thank IrishPurple
Reviewed 11 January 2013

This is a favorite and staple of the area. We have been going here for years, have eaten at the restaurant and also pick oup meals and pizza to take home. This is a comfortable casual restaurant with good choices and attentive waitstaff. My favorite...More

Thank NorwalkCat
Reviewed 18 October 2012

What can I say? It is but a hop and a skip from my house, yet it has served me some of the worst pizza I have ever eaten. Soggy, greasy with sauce from a jar. How could they make a pizza even worse? With...More

Thank staratio
Reviewed 17 October 2012

Food and portions are great. Service is very friendly and low key. View the beautiful ficus tree inside the restaurant. We eat there every time.

Thank Teresa C
Reviewed 23 September 2012

We enjoyed our dinner at John's Best. I ordered the dinner special (I chose chicken marsala) which came with lots of food and choices. It included an appetizer, salad, entree, coffee and dessert. The portions were generous and I brought leftovers home. The wait staff...More

Thank Gloria H
Reviewed 8 April 2012

The menu has a good selection for everyone. The renovations that was done made the place nicer.

Thank Autumn M
Reviewed 17 March 2012

I ate here several times while working here in Wilton/Norwalk. They have the best pizza and the other Italian entries were excellently prepared and very tasty.

Thank PeteMeyersandAssoc
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 85 New Canaan Ave, Norwalk, CT 06850-2614
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Norwalk
  • Phone Number: +1 203-847-7414
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