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Hot Tomato Pizzeria

124 N Mulberry St, Fruita, CO 81521-2297
+1 970-858-1117
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“stromboli” (41 reviews)
“salads” (49 reviews)
“pesto pizza” (8 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
124 N Mulberry St, Fruita, CO 81521-2297
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Due to friends moving to GJ/Fruita, they wanted to try out new places to grab a meal. She had heard nothing but good things about Hot Tomato, so we went. We were glad we went early since the line kept growing and growing. There are...More

Thank mustangjeanne
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

3 out of 4 of us had Pizza and it was well prepared and served in a timely fashion (despite them being very busy). My wife had a Greek Salad which she said was very good and also huge. Would go back for sure if...More

Thank Pat0110
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As other reviewers have said, I'm not sure how I want to review the place.... I kind of like to review the place relative to what I expect from a restaurant in a small town. I generally like the concept of it. Its kind of...More

Thank cityreview
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I can honestly say without a doubt this is my favorite place to eat. Love the Granny Pesto Pizza and Stromboli. They have okay beers. I'd think they should utilize the local breweries but I don't own the place. Service is always good. Happy people....More

Thank Tora K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The pizza and salads were amazing! They make one of the best Gluten-free crusts we have eaten, which says a lot if you need to eat GF! The service is great and the staff were super friendly!

Thank 88happytrails .
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you like standing in 2 different lines to order food and drinks, this may be your place. Worst service we ever had. I forgot to order an entree. Stood in line again and never received the order. There was a card on the table...More

Thank rwray2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hit this place while spending a night in Fruits. Happened to be the weekend of a big Mtn. Bike festival in town and this place was an absolute madhouse. However, great pizza, friendly staff and well worth the wait.

Thank Donald K
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We went here for dinner with my daughter's soccer team after a tournament. It gets busy but it's worth the wait! We sat outside in the far back patio area. I noticed it's dog friendly so that's good to know if we ever bring our...More

Thank luvlifeandtravel
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

People in the Grand Valley flock to the Hot Tomato...great food, great selection and just plain good, local fun. This is a casual eatery for people of all ages.

Thank Michael K
Reviewed 17 May 2017

The stop wasn't a planned one and I was in a bit of a hurry so rather than ordering a whole (custom) pizza I ordered a slice from one of two pizza's presently on the hot plate behind the counter. I chose the Granny's Pesto...More

Thank Natalie H
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Thomas C
Is this restaurant dog friendly?
26 April 2017|
Response from freshie1 | Property representative |
Yes we are dog friendly. We ask that your furry friends are on a leash and unfortunately we cannot have them inside the restaurant but are welcome on our patios! Hope that helps! In crust we trust!
What's the crust made out of ?
20 April 2017|
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Response from freshie1 | Property representative |
Flour. Water. Yeast. Salt. Sugar. Garlic powder. Olive oil.
Is the crust vegan?
20 April 2017|
Answer Show all 3 answers
Response from freshie1 | Property representative |
Our crust is vegan. Our gluten free crust is not as it contains eggs.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 124 N Mulberry St, Fruita, CO 81521-2297
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Fruita
  • Phone Number: +1 970-858-1117
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