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Illianos Real Italian Pizzeria

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709 Broad Street Ext, Waterford, CT 06385-1354
+1 860-437-1999
10:30 - 22:30
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Waterford, Connecticut
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017

I have to admit I dont go through the menu here.Their pizza is the kind I grew up with in New York--flop it over,cheese sliding off and extra tasty.Leo (Jose) is the best at making it-Try the buffalo and pepperoni as well as just cheese

Thank Leo C
Waterford, Connecticut
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 February 2017

One of the better pizza places around. The Hawaiian pizza is excellent. The Chicken Florintine and Buffalo Chicken are also family favorites. We usually get our pizzas to go, but the restaurant looks comfortable and clean.

Thank Mary N
Dover, New Hampshire
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907 reviews
425 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2,868 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 January 2017

Heading home from New Jersey, we stopped in Waterford for lunch. We checked the Garmin for restaurants and decided on Illiano's. It proved to be a great choice. Ordering was done at a walk-up counter and brought to the table by a server who also took beverage orders. I ordered a slice of White Broccoli that had ricotta, broccoli, and... More 

Thank Maurene_K
Waterford, Connecticut
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

Love the sauce and thin crust of Illiano's pizza! They are usually generous with their toppings, although not always evenly spread out over the pie. Their hot grinders are also excellent. Where else can you get a free sample slice?

Thank Margie S
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22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 December 2016

Pulling up in the parking lot at the front of the restaurant, I wasn't too sure I was going to enjoy my meal....but I was pleasantly surprised! Inside it was such a relaxed atmosphere. Diners tucking into their meals, too busy to notice me coming in to check out what they were so eagerly hoovering up with the mouths! I... More 

Thank AuntyM S
Winthrop, Maine
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40 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Food was as good as we remembered from the sample slice of pizza when we arrived to the last bite of the cheeseburger grinder. Don't pass this one by. Bring Illianos to Maine!

1 Thank Elaine W
Hartford, CT
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53 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Ate late with my nephew on a Thursday night right before closing. Even though it was late the waitress was welcoming. Soon as we sat down we were given two complimentary small slices of pizza to welcome us to Illiano's. Nephew had buffalo wings and I had a slice of chicken pizza. Both were really good. Service was excellent. Even... More 

Thank Food9er
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 June 2016

They have so many types of pizza, and you get a free slice when you get there. Friendly service, short wait times, all in all a good place.

Thank Scott H
Montville, Connecticut
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133 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2016

I have eaten ate Illianos for over 15 years. I am fond of their New York style pizza. Over the course of my dining experience I have always gotten a consistently good pizza. They may have different cooks but the pizza has maintained the same excellent quality for over 15 years.

Thank Krieger H
Worcester, Massachusetts
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59 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 November 2015 via mobile

All illianos pizza place are flat out awesome. They give you a small sample piece of pizza while you order. You want pizza this is where you go.

1 Thank john4bella

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 709 Broad Street Ext, Waterford, CT 06385-1354
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Waterford
  • Phone Number: +1 860-437-1999

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