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Pontillo's Pizzeria

120 East Union St., Newark, NY 14513
(315) 331-8872
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Ranked #12 of 29 Restaurants in Newark
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English first
Potsdam, New York
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295 reviews 295 reviews
174 restaurant reviews
138 helpful votes 138 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Landing on the Newark Canal and listening to a village concert got us in the mood so we walked across the river and landed at Pontillo's. Ordered up a medium 'roni and black olive, and sipped our Orange Crush while we waited. Pie came out hot, with abundant toppings. I would prefer more sauce, but the crust was good -... More

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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013 via mobile

This has been out favorite local pizza place for years. Recently it's been even better tasting and we think it's because the owner is back in the shop making the pizza again. Super cheap pizza and the owner is a very nice guy!

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North, VA
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219 reviews 219 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2013 via mobile

We're traveling the canal on a rental boat. This place is within walking distance of the port. The crust on our pizza was perfect and I thought the sauce was excellent. Everyone was friendly and the pizza was quick. I think they'd deliver to the dock if needed.

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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2013 via mobile

We wanted to try some place new so we tried here. We all ordered subs. There was barely any meat in any of them. I ordered a steak sub for 7.95. There was the least amount of meat that I've ever seen. There was barely any cheese. I asked for it toasted also. It was burnt. The others in my... More

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Newark, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2010

Pontillos has the best dough and sauce of any pizzeria in Newark. Staff is efficient. Great selection of subs, salads, apps. Try the fried dough dessert. Indoor seating is limited but location is right on the Erie Canal and has a lovely view outside. Most of the time we carry out. Pizza ready in 20-I think a large one topping... More

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Additional Information about Pontillo's Pizzeria

Address: 120 East Union St., Newark, NY 14513
Phone Number: (315) 331-8872
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Newark

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