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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: Lunch, Dinner
Good for:
Families with children
Dining on a budget

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  • 38
    Excellent
  • 16
    Very good
  • 2
    Average
  • 1
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  • 6
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
AMAZING Italian food!

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!

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 8, 2015
HAA28
via mobile
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Dining on a budget
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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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15 reviews 15 reviews
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
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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39 reviews 39 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
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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4 restaurant reviews
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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Brewer, Maine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

My wife and I have been going there for 17 years. Nothing we have found on the East Coast c ompares. They do not take credit cards, and that is one of the things that keep the prices low. Its nice to go somewhere that they know your name and what you eat. Hope they are here for a long... More 

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Maine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

My family recently found Tesoro about a year, maybe a year and a half ago. My parents went for the first time and raved about it to my sister and me. We went as a family and I LOVED their pizza!! They also have amazing peanut butter pie and tiramisu, if you have a little room left. We got to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Terrific prices, great food, and wonderful hospitality. Can't wait to come back. Convenient to downtown Bangor and plenty of parking nearby. We ordered some wine and had a chance to just sit and talk.

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Cedar Rapids, Iowa, United States
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51 reviews 51 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

The place was walking distance from the office. It was downhill from there. The gal at the desk had a negative approach to customers, like you were there to be served by her. The food was OK, but I would be better off going somewhere else. Pricing was good, but I could have gone to the grocery to discover something... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

After moving here from NJ I never expected to find pizza like I was accustomed to down there. The crust is crispy and light, the sauce great and the sausage was to die for!! The owners are very friendly. How did we not know this place existed?? Have found my new pizza/Italian place!! Can't wait to go back soon!!

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Restaurant Details

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: American, Pizza

Restaurant Characteristics

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

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