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Stirrup Cup Pizza

24 E Carmel Valley Rd, Carmel Valley, CA 93924-9753
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Ranked #19 of 24 Restaurants in Carmel Valley
Cuisines: Pizza
Most recent review
- Jul 23, 2014
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English first
13 reviews 13 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

If you like the thin crust New York style with mozzarella, this isn't the place. I like NY style, too, but Stirrup Cup goes Chicago style. Never ordered the thick crust, but their thin crust is perfect. The sauce and use of provolone, which has the consistency of mozzarella but way more flavor, make it unique. Excellent cheese, pepperoni, combos.... More

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Carmel Valley, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2013

Stirrup Cup's recipe calls for provolone cheese instead of mozzarella. Provolone has a sharper flavor; mozzarella is good, but rather bland. Provolone still has that stringiness when it's melted. I prefer that flavor, and it's not uncommon with many pizzerias. The thin crust is what I prefer, and while it's not that crispy New York style I prefer, it's excellent,... More

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Carmel, California, United States
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2013

The Pizza was gross !!! WAY over priced . Go to Ilios in Mid Valley for awesome Pizza and a great Salad !!!

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