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The Upper Crust

286 Harvard St, Brookline, MA 02446-2917
+1 617-734-4900
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good40%
  • Average20%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“pizza” (44 reviews)
“toppings” (13 reviews)
“slice” (12 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
Pizza, Italian
286 Harvard St, Brookline, MA 02446-2917
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Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

The pizza here is good enough for a casual lunch but the crust is unbelievable. But if your in Brookline and want some pizza I recommend oaths pizza.

Thank Benny V
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Very simple place that offers a very tasty pizza. We tried pizza with madhrooms that we loved very much. The man who served us was friendly. We enjoyed the pizza bery much.

Thank Inbal T
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Great pizza and used to have great service and vibe. Now we waited 15 minutes for a slice of cheese. Hey guys, the whole idea was that you could walk in and get a slice! The crew behind the counter just didn't seem to care....More

Thank Zuccakl
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Good solid pizza without the crowds and wait from otto's across the street. Management change recently; everyone is very friendly and helpful. Good place to stop into for a slice.

Thank peekie
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Amazing pizza at a great prices. We picked up and they couldn't have been nicer. They provided us with plates, setups, cheese and hot pepper. The pizza is incredible and worth trying. The crust is wonderful as is the sauces and choices. Yeh!!

Thank glittertravel
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

They delivered to my hotel very convenient!! Great prices for amount of food, convenient online ordering very friendly delivery guy and very honest too!! (My boyfriend almost gave him a $100 thinking it was a $20). Food was very good.

Thank karissadafoe
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Friendly service, creative choice of pizzas. Delicious thin crust! They were very generous with the toppings. And they don't try to shame you into buying overpriced bottled water. They have pitchers of water for their customers. These folks are doing things right!

Thank LovetoeatinCT
Reviewed 8 December 2016

Coolidge Move Theatre allows patrons to bring in their own food. The pizza next door at Upper Crust or across the street at Otto are both good choices. Upper Crust pizzas are less inventive but also more affordable.

Thank traveljoynyc
Reviewed 26 July 2016

I always get the pollogo pesto. If you like pesto, garlic, chicken, and cheese this is the pizza for you and not to mention the crust of course is spot on. I am sure every other pizza they make is just as great, I just...More

Thank Melissa O
Reviewed 1 July 2016

We were planning on a visit to a different pizza "joint" nearby...a place that was getting a lot of hype. But, the "hype" place had a long wait for a table. So, we visited the Upper Crust as an alternative and it was a very...More

Thank ThinkingOutLoud
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Delivery
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 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: 286 Harvard St, Brookline, MA 02446-2917
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Brookline
  • Phone Number: +1 617-734-4900
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