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Primo Pizza

3000 Whitney Ave Ste 9, Hamden, CT 06518-2353
(203) 288-3200
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Ranked #61 of 148 restaurants in Hamden
Cuisines: Pizza
Most recent review
- May 29, 2013
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English first
Hamden, Connecticut
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2013

While I wouldn't say that their pizza is the best I've ever had, it is consistent. It is a very cheesy, and thus oily pizza. The crust is thick, not thin. Their dinners are good as well. The portions are huge. You will definitely have leftovers. I've tried the calzones, eggplant parm, chicken parm, ziti with ricotta and mozzarella, the... More

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Hamden, Connecticut
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2013

Find that the food, whether it be pizza, salads, etc are made inconsistently. Sometimes I order a greek salad and it will come with onions and other times not. I have made requests such as no olives and it still comes with olives. Pizza can be very greasy. A favorite is the buffalo chicken, but again find inconsistency Have bit... More

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Fairfax VA
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25 reviews 25 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2012

I tried the Chicken,garlic and onions, it was nothing great, but the prices were good and the service was really great

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Hamden, Connecticut, United States
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33 reviews 33 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2012

They got our business when Domino's starting charging delivery fees. The pizza is more authentic, but they cut it in squares! Ask for pie slices and they will do it. They also put a decent amount of toppings on, where Domino's is cheaping out. If you have a choice, go Primo!

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Binghamton NY
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84 reviews 84 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2011

At recommendation of a local friend, we stopped in to order pizza for delivery. Ordered white pizza, margherita style, with a caesar salad. Added a $5 tip for driver. Pizza was delivered in 45 minutes. It was cold, there was no white sauce, very little garlic and thick sliced tomatoes overwhelmed the pizza. Very little fresh mozarella, very little ricotta... More

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New Haven, Connecticut
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36 reviews 36 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2011

Primo is known for having a large cheese pizza for $5.95 for pick up Sun-Thur. Is the pizza good? It's good, but don't expect something like Pepe's. Their subs are good and so are their garlic bites. They deliver during the worst weather unlike others. During a snowstorm, they were the only pizza place willing to deliver that night.

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Connecticut
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23 reviews 23 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2008

Primo Pizza's major attributes are their low prices and that they deliver. You won't live long in Hamden without finding an advertisement from them in your mailbox. The pizza, at best, is just average. It has none of the taste associated with a typical "New Haven" pizza. Yet their offerings differ little from your average pizza, available nationwide. To put... More

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