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Sally's Pizza

237 Wooster St, Ste 1, New Haven, CT 06511-5770
203-624-5271
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Ranked #84 of 500 Restaurants in New Haven
Cuisines: Italian, Pizza
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night
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English first
New Haven, Connecticut
Top Contributor
139 reviews 139 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014 NEW

Not what it use to be... It use to be one if the 3 top pizza places in New Haven... But a shadow of its former glory... Service and the pies were fair at best... Our mozz and sausage pizza was over covered with a thick layer of tomato sauce with little taste and our clam pizza was obvious canned... More

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Shelton, Connecticut
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

Waited in line for almost an hour before we left. We went there knowing the wait would be long, but the indifference from the staff/owner is unbelievable. Apparently they do not take reservations, but people were showing up and being seated immediately. No apologies, no "we are sorry for the wait", nothing! This seems to be a New Haven mentality... More

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Randolph, Vermont
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123 reviews 123 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

It seems that Frank Pepe's has won the battle of the reviewers, and, on a quiet weekday night, it resulted in a thirty minute waiting line. Just down the street, at Sally's Apizza (it's "apizza" in Anew Haven") it was "sit whereva' you like." Sally's is an unpretentious neighborhood place that lookes little changed since the 1950s. And why change?... More

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New Haven, Connecticut
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

i've been going to Sally's since I was 5 and my Dad would take me in the back to look at the pizza oven. Sally's pizza became one of my comfort foods. Was there this past Saturday and I can say Sal and Flo are looking down and proud that the pizza is still as awesome as it ever was.... More

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New Haven, Connecticut
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66 reviews 66 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

It has always been close competition between Sally's and Pepe's Pizza. As a New Yorker, I never thought that anything would ever come close until I moved to New Haven where I have found the best pizza by far that anyone could ever ask for. In addition to the above mentioned places, Modern Apizza is another fantastic place to enjoy... More

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Cambridge
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60 reviews 60 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

We walked right in, sat down and instantly the waiter was there getting our drinks, handing out menus. A couple of minutes later, we ordered and foolishly thought we'd get our food in a reasonable amount of time - Wrong. We waited and waited and waited. No other contact from server until just before the pizza came out an hour... More

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Midvale, Utah
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43 reviews 43 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

The atmosphere is a bit exclusive at sally's. Intimate, wood paneling, and jumbled photos on the walls of the narrow joint on Wooster Street. The fresh mozz with tomato basil - by far best pizza i've ever had. better than peep's. yes i said it.

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los angeles
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Born and raised in New Haven I return periodically. I would never miss an opportunity to indulge in my favorite "ah-beets" (New Haven-speak for pizza). I have even made my Brooklyn-born hubby a fan. Although Sally's neighbor, Frank Pepe's has been has been rated #1 consistently in both the N.H. and US pizza wars, both my husband and I agree... More

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New Haven, Connecticut
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Sally on Wooster St, New Haven has great pizza. Frank Sinatra among other celebrities have eaten there. The only thing is the owner pass away and it was being sold with their recipe. Must check by to see if they updated the place inside.

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Providence, Rhode Island
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387 reviews 387 reviews
213 restaurant reviews
110 helpful votes 110 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

This pizza place located in (very) Little Italy in New Haven or rather Wooster Street. Sally and Pepe's are the two restaurants in New Haven battling for the best pizza in the country. Be prepared to stand in line getting in to the restaurant for an hour and then wait for 90 minutes once you get your table. The restaurant... More

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Address: 237 Wooster St, Ste 1, New Haven, CT 06511-5770
Phone Number: 203-624-5271
Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  New Haven
Cuisine: Italian, Pizza

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