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Carbone's Pizza

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1698 Randolph Avenue, Saint Paul, MN 55105
651.698.0721
Today
11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Takeout

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  • 6
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  • 4
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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
Thin Crust Pizza

This is pizza like it should be. Thin crust, sauce, cheese and toppings of your choice. Fast and efficient.

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
Brian G
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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

This is pizza like it should be. Thin crust, sauce, cheese and toppings of your choice. Fast and efficient.

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Saint Paul, Minnesota, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

Pizza is very good, basic, but tasty. The other menu items that I've tried are fairly plain. Salads could use some updating. But all in all it is our favorite neighborhood pizza joint.

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St.Paul, Minnesota
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

There are very few restaurants that last 50 years in the same location, but this is one, and for very good reasons. It consistently serves really good tasting pizza at moderate prices. Also, there are some darn salads, including the anti-pasto salad. Cheese pizza is good, though I especially like the pepperoni-mushroom. Dining room is not fancy but it works.... More 

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Roseville, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

My love for Carbone's pizza began at a young age, I know have two kids and we still love eating here. It is tiny and the wood paneling on the walls is the same as forever. They make your pizza right up front! The staff is always friendly and the place is constantly busy. Thin crust pizza cut in squares... More 

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Saint Paul, MN
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

We're a big fan of Punch Pizza, but every now and then you want an old style cheesy pizza. This original Carbone's, on Randolph, is the ONLY Carbone's that does it right.

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Billings, Montana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014 via mobile

Authentic and consistent! Always a spot to eat when we vacation there. Hasn't changed in years.......but we love the atmosphere and neighborhood feel!! We would highly recommend a sausage pizza, Coney dog and a root beer!

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

This Carbone's has been in operation for many, many years and still produces some of the best thin crust pizza you will find in the Twin Cities. This is the original location and the best. This little pizza joint makes delicious thin crust pizza topped with a nicely seasoned sauce and your choice of toppings, all for a very reasonable... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

I stumbled on this place last week while traveling. Really, really good thin crust pizza with the pepperoni hidden under the cheese. We went there twice in our five day stay. Try it, you won't be disappointed.

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2013

Carbone's has been in teh neighborhood since I was a kid and it remains one of my favorite pizzas in the world! Comfy booths with great service and a fabulous lunch speical at a great price makes this the go-to place for good conversation over lunch with dear friends.

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Nevis, Minnesota, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2012

Friday evening meal with family and friends. Recommended for anyone looking for a casual evening with friends.

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Additional Information about Carbone's Pizza

Address: 1698 Randolph Avenue, Saint Paul, MN 55105
Phone Number: 651.698.0721
Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Saint Paul
Open Hours:
Sunday 4:00 pm - 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 - 12:00 am
Saturday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
Cuisine: Pizza

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1698 Randolph Avenue, Saint Paul, MN 55105
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Saint Paul
  • Phone Number: 651.698.0721

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
  • Cuisine: Pizza
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 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 - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 12:00 am

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