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JC's New York Pizza Department

215 Central Ave NW, Albuquerque, NM 87102-3318
+1 505-766-6973
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good39%
  • Average18%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
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“pepperoni” (8 reviews)
“salad” (9 reviews)
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11:00 - 22:00All hours
Italian, Pizza
215 Central Ave NW, Albuquerque, NM 87102-3318
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed downtown and was looking for something fast in walking distance after 8 hour drive. Very happy to find this place still open at 11:30 on a weeknight (they had quit serving beer though). After looking through tons of well designed gourmet pizza combinations, I...More

Thank AdrockDallas
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great for a quick stop to eat pizza & grab a drink in Downtown. Friendly service and good value. Huge pizzas.

Thank RPM9
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Went here for a quick dinner with a few friends. Knowing we were with a convention and over running many restaurants they did an amazing job. Our food was awesome.

Thank Dawna R
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Prices were good but I guess you get what you pay for. The Mediterranean salad was boring and missing ingredients specified on the menu ( no tomatoes!). And service was terrible! On a Monday night things took a long time - not sure if they...More

Thank DannyNM
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Their $5 special gets you two slices and a soda or a slice, salad and soda. Great deal! The pizza is a generous slice that you can dress as you wish (for a few added $$) and you have your choice of Cesar salad or...More

Thank coloradogal1235
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Always a favorite place to grab a slice and fresher squeezed lemonade when we're in Downtown Abq. Call ones are also fabulous.

Thank AbqAntiqes
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Very good variety on the menu and high quality. I had a calzone with children, cheeses, and pesto. Very good. Other had either pizza slices or sandwiches and were generally very pleased. Convenient to the Convention Center where we were meeting.

Thank Jerome B
Reviewed 11 November 2016

My husband and son love pizza and we found this place and we had a great surprise. The food is amazing! also, it's not expensive. I totally recommend this place!

Thank Mel A
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Had a good deal. 2 slices and a pop for $7. Service was blah and pizza was average. Restaurant needed updates.

Thank Jenny V
Reviewed 20 September 2016

As a former New Yorker living in pizza-exile in New Mexico, I have been very impressed with JC's New York Pizza Dept ever since it first opened here in ABQ. For someone who lived in Brooklyn for her first 30 years, I complained about the...More

Thank Susan J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 215 Central Ave NW, Albuquerque, NM 87102-3318
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Albuquerque
  • Phone Number: +1 505-766-6973
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New York Pizza Department is a family friendly, community based pizzeria with a an urban atmosphere. NYPD specializes in thin crust pizza made with homemade sauce and dough, high quality cheese and toppings.
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