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The Upper Crust Pizzeria

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99 Central St, Wellesley, MA 02482
(781) 235-5011
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner

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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Thin crust pizza, but slow service

This place hasn't been the same since the early days before the place closed down and reopened. The pizza is thin crust and delicious, but the service is very slow. It's a crap shoot.

3 of 5 starsReviewed November 11, 2015
Deb P
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Boston, Massachusetts
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Boston, Massachusetts
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55 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015

This place hasn't been the same since the early days before the place closed down and reopened. The pizza is thin crust and delicious, but the service is very slow. It's a crap shoot.

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Thank Deb P
Natick, Massachusetts
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30 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

Great location,tricky parking, serves wine.Great pizza ,whole,takeout, or by the piece.Outdoor seating and plenty of indoor seating.

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Thank beebalm2013
Boston, Massachusetts
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

The large pizza came out 29$. Turned out a pinch of extra basil 2$, that is not even a toppings. They say one price when you’re ordering over the phone, different when picking up – surprise … I might be wrong, but pizza for 29$ is kind of steep. Have to say no caviar or truffles on this pizza.

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Thank dekale
Weston, Massachusetts
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92 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Too many customers for the small but committed staff- and the wall of mirrors make the place noisy as they reflect the sound everywhere, as do the pizza pans hanging from the ceiling. The thin crust is good and the toppings fresh but they could back off the cook a little bit so the crusts aren't black. The guy making... More 

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1 Thank WinsorTraveler
Boston, Massachusetts
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75 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

The Pizzas are The Stars of this show! The wide range of speciality pizzas has something for most and a lomg,long list of Toppings give a wide range to build-your-own! Wheat crusts are also available. The Baked Lasagna is superb; the Calzones some of the best I've ever had; and a Slice & Salad deal that's enticing. 6 locations around... More 

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Thank chuckclowdis
Wellesley, Massachusetts
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140 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2013

It's OK pizza, you might like if you like thin crust, and a thin coating of sauce, cheese and toppings. Rather unremarkable too me, but perfectly fine for take out for the kids. But if you are doing takeout, you might try one of the many other pizzerias that have a bit more 'substance' to their pies. So if you... More 

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Thank BeantownBriggs
Wellesley, Massachusetts
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2013

I ordered a slice of the day and it seemed to have been sitting there all day! The crust was burned and the topping was very dry.

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Thank Tulip2013_13
MA
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34 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2012

A pizza place that is much better known for exploiting Brazilians and for its owners accusing each other of misusing corporate funds than for its pizza is one to avoid. The other problem, which I have experienced at other Upper Crust locations, is that they leave inexperienced teens in charge with nary an adult in sight. Most of these kids... More 

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1 Thank MAtraveller87
Wellesley, Massachusetts
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78 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2012

The pizza here is dry, tasteless and overpriced. Have tried it twice,and disappointed both times.

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1 Thank Betsy1960
Palm Harbor, FL
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220 reviews
147 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2012

This place has been a life-saver when there is simply no time to cook. The thin crust style pizza is great, and the toppings are all excellent. Most recently we had green pepper, mushroom, artichoke and Italian sausage, ( Meat on my half only! ) This is not a cheap meal, but it is good pizza.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 99 Central St, Wellesley, MA 02482
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Wellesley
  • Phone Number: (781) 235-5011

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Pizza, Italian
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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