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Tesoro Pizzeria & Restaurant

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114 Harlow St, Bangor, ME 04401-4942
207-942-6699
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch

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  • 2
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Best pizza!

Traveling thru Maine and used Trip Advisor to find "best pizza in Bangor" -- was not disappointed! While the restaurant is long overdue for a paint job & new blinds, the pizza was excellent! Yes, the owners clearly are from NY: "how you doin'?" was our greeting.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 21, 2015
Claudia9281961
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Austin, Texas
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  • Families with children
  • Dining on a budget
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Austin, Texas
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

Traveling thru Maine and used Trip Advisor to find "best pizza in Bangor" -- was not disappointed! While the restaurant is long overdue for a paint job & new blinds, the pizza was excellent! Yes, the owners clearly are from NY: "how you doin'?" was our greeting.

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Brewer, Maine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

It's so hard for me to decide what to get...fresh, handmade pasta, or perhaps the fresh, handmade pizza (by far the best in the area)? With the amazing cheesy garlic bread or without? Whatever you order here, you will definitely not be disappointed. And try to save room for the fabulous desserts! Very lovely people and a wonderful dining experience,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 via mobile

Best Italian food I have EVER had. Highly recommend. Very friendly environment. Must check out if in the Bangor area

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Bangor, Maine
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

The food was American Italian classics. My favorite is the pie, better known as pizza. Hand tossed dough for very thin crust with traditional thin layered sauce, mozzarella cheese and your favorite topping! We did have an odd intersection with the owner, she suggested we visit again but come on Tuesday or Wednesday when they are not so busy. ODD!... More 

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Rockport, Maine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

Simply the best Italian food I've had in Maine. Fortunata and Rocko were wonderful. They've been in Bangor twenty years after they moved here from Long Island New York. We had the antipasto salad, cheesy garlic bread, spaghetti in tomato sauce, and a four topping New York style pizza and all four dishes were fantastic! We chatted with Fortunata while... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015 via mobile

From the marinara sauce to the stuffed shells, meatballs and pizza, Tesoros is, hands down, the BEST Italian food I have ever had! They use the freshest ingredients and everything is made from scratch. I highly recommend enjoying a meal at Tesoros. Make sure you don't forget to try the tiramisu!

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Trenton, Maine
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

I can't believe that a restaurant in Bangor's downtown district wouldn't take debit cards. Since we don't live in Bangor we thought we'd try something different than the chain restaurants, saw they were open for lunch only to be instructed that the nearest ATM is blocks away. Either install an ATM or accept the charges associated with running a business... More 

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Bangor, Maine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

This should be the only stop for freshly prepared New York style pizza. There is a limited menu and everything is made to order. So, sometimes there is a wait. However, it is always worth the wait. Closed Sunday and Monday.

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Bangor, Maine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

What a great place to eat! Reminds me of the family style Italian restaurants in providence where I went to school. Best pizza in the city, great veal and peppers, and the calamari fritti is to die for. The ladies out front are so friendly, they make you feel right at home. My wife and I eat there regularly and... More 

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Augusta, Maine
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

An overwhelmingly pleasant, welcoming, and delectable dining experience. Food and service is authentic and attentive. The care, skill, and pride that the owners of this restaurant exhibit permeate both the food and the atmosphere. However, this is not a "posh" establishment that substitutes the superficial for the genuine. This is, simply, a very good dining experience crafted by very intelligent... More 

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Address: 114 Harlow St, Bangor, ME 04401-4942
Phone Number: 207-942-6699
Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Bangor
Cuisine: Italian, American, Pizza

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 114 Harlow St, Bangor, ME 04401-4942
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Bangor
  • Phone Number: 207-942-6699

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, American, Pizza

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget

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