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923 E High Ave, New Philadelphia, OH 44663-3019
330-343-0506
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Great Pizza

Well worth the money. Some of the best Pizza in the area. Do not need extra cheese. Salads are just OK.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 22, 2014
koolady
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ohio
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ohio
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Well worth the money. Some of the best Pizza in the area. Do not need extra cheese. Salads are just OK.

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New Philadelphia, Ohio
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60 reviews 60 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

Grew up on this pizza from the original in Dover. Was so great to have one in new Phila now. Best pizza, always get extra cheese. Awesome serive.

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Dover, Ohio
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22 reviews 22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Up until Penso's, I was going with more familiar names like Pizza Hut, Domino's and East of Chicago (which are still good), but Penso's sort of stole the show for me. I like the high quality toppings and the pizza dough has an immensely nice flavor. But, it has also has an addictive element to it, hence the title. It's... More 

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Garrettsville
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Pizza is a staple in my life and I travel around the US. Penso's has great tasting crust and uses fresh cheese. The sauce is tasty unlike several of the chains around. When you order Closed like a lot of places on Monday in New Phily. Never had any of the food in the restaurant, although they explained how they... More 

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New Philadelphia, Ohio
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2014

They have pretty good pizza here the crust is hard some times, but other then that the prices are high here. Also the owner is a real creeper always hits on my girlfriend when I go there.

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New Philadelphia, Ohio
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2013

When we arrived it took almost 10 minutes before they came out to wait on our table (one other family in store) We ordered a chef salad and when it came out it had cheese and pepperoni only and our pizza was not very good. Real bad service.

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New Philadelphia, OH
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2013

The food was ok, but we waited an incredibly long time for it. Not a good situation if you have young children. The wait may have been more tolerable if the temperature of the dining room wasn't at least 86 degrees. The waitress swore it was because of the pizza ovens. Ironically, when we went back to the kitchen to... More 

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Ohio
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2013

The owner, Zach Penso, does a great job! The crust, and the pizza sauce are home-made. It is a great family-owned business.

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Ohio
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97 reviews 97 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2013

We have lived in Ohio our entire lives, from northwest, to central, to Cincinnati, and always found good food. I have worked in pizza shops, have tasted pizza in many cities and from many pizza shops. We have traveled to many states and regions. I do not know what is wrong with this pizza. It seems like if you start... More 

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New Philadelphia, Ohio
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77 reviews 77 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2012

Penso's Pizza for years has been one of the best pizza shops in the area. It is as the top of the list. Check it out!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 923 E High Ave, New Philadelphia, OH 44663-3019
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  New Philadelphia
  • Phone Number: 330-343-0506

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Pizza

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