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Johnnie's New York Pizzeria

1444 3rd Street, Santa Monica, CA 90401-2322
310 395 9062
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45 reviews 45 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

I visited the same location some years ago when it was called Mario's . The restaurant changed names (I am not sure if they are under new ownership) The food was pretty good and the prices are affordable for a restaurant right on the promenade. Services was quick. Now let's talk about the dirt...omg! A restaurant might be outdated and... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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172 reviews 172 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

Wandering down 3rd Street in Santa Monica for somewhere to eat and stumbled across this place as it doesn’t have a huge frontage or great curb appeal. OK the décor inside is a little tired but the food well makes up for it. The pizzas were great and the salad’s tasty and huge.

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Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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81 reviews 81 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Inside was tatty and grubby. Toilets were v average. Service was indifferent. The pasta was mediocre. Wish we had done some research rather than take pot luck, wish we had gone to McDonald's!

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Emmaus, Pennsylvania
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21 reviews 21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

If you like NY style pizza, Johnnie's is where you want to go. Don't get confused by the spelling of the name, I had to look twice but the spelling on my receipt and the spelling shown in the picture is Johnnie's. We are from the East and this pizza reminded me of the pizzas we have back home. It... More 

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Ventnor City, New Jersey
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77 reviews 77 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
167 helpful votes 167 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Normally we don't eat at chain restaurants, but one kid was dying for pizza so we figured at least we could get some other dishes here, as well. Our waiter pretty much ignored us during and after our dinner. When we were almost done he stopped by for the first time to ask how everything was. When I couldn't find... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

During our recent stay in Santa Monica, we were after some nice italian food. We came across Johnnie's and were not disappointed. In fact, it was so good, we returned again before our departure. They have an extensive menu of pizza and pasta but you can also get a schnitzel, soup and salads. The lasagne was very nice and a... More 

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ontario canada
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49 reviews 49 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

4 of us ate here last week. I ordered a pasta dish, my husband had chicken wings (he did enjoy them) and the other couple split a pizza. They gave us pizza knots and marinara sauce for free and they were stale and the sauce tasteless. My pasta dish was boring and I think it is really hard to make... More 

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Clifton, Texas
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43 reviews 43 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

I recently had lunch here on a visit to Santa Monica. They served me the best Italian steak and cheese sandwich I have EVER anywhere except the east coast. Service was excellent, price was reasonable and I recommend it without hesitation.

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California Desert, California
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

We were there on a TUES. IN JULY, and had the WORST SERVICE AND FOOD EVER. I tried to order a pizza with half & half and they acted like I was the most difficult customer ever! Instead I got a calzone that was suppose to be cheese, mushrooms and pepperoni. What I got was about a pound of CHEESE... More 

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136 reviews 136 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
106 helpful votes 106 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Stopped by for lunch on the shaded patio during a recent visit to the nearby Page Museum. It was very busy; lots of people working in the area visiting for lunch (take-out as well). Good variety on the menu plus pizza lunch specials. Split a Caesar salad plus a simple pizza. Both food and service were good. Offered a $3... More 

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Additional Information about Johnnie's New York Pizzeria

Address: 1444 3rd Street, Santa Monica, CA 90401-2322
Phone Number: 310 395 9062
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Monica
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 0 - 20
Cuisine: Italian, Pizza

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