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The Roman Candle Pizzeria

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1920 Parmenter St, Middleton, WI 53562-3139
608-831-7777
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Takeout

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  • 18
    Excellent
  • 13
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
New York Style Pizza By The Slice or Whole

Probably my favorite place for pizza outside Chicago. Terrific, ample selection of toppings, from the usually pepperoni and extra cheese to gorganzola, artichoke hearts, and candied walnuts. I tend to prefer thicker crust pizzas, but not from Roman Candle. Their pizzas are best with floppy New... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
joshthegeek
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Belleville, Wisconsin, USA
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Middleton, Wisconsin
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love that not only is the food tasty, but local. A great place to bring kids for some food and play.

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Thank Shannon H
Madison, Wisconsin
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7 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've been here twice and had a great experience both times. The pizza is delicious, cooked fresh, and served piping hot. It's also a great value price-wise. They use local cheeses and make their own crusts. I've tried almost every flavor they have, and even their vegan pizzas are killer. Who would have thought?!! They also serve local beers, and... More 

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Thank ArchaeoFiero
Belleville, Wisconsin, USA
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12 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Probably my favorite place for pizza outside Chicago. Terrific, ample selection of toppings, from the usually pepperoni and extra cheese to gorganzola, artichoke hearts, and candied walnuts. I tend to prefer thicker crust pizzas, but not from Roman Candle. Their pizzas are best with floppy New York style crusts. During lunch, you can even get pizza by the slice,

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Thank joshthegeek
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45 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015 via mobile

The waitress was very friendly. The candlesticks were awesome! We order the chix chix parm parm pizza. It was good but the chicken pieces could of been a little bigger. We love that you could get ice cream!

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Thank Katie G
Madison, WI
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2015 via mobile

The delivery we just received took over an hour - which is fine- IF the pizza is delicious. Our pizza had a wet and soggy crust. I should be able to handle a slice of pizza without it flopping apart and leaving my hands wet. Won't order again.

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Thank MissyHMadison_WI
Madison, Wisconsin
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2015 via mobile

Very good pizza. Their standard pizza comes in a very delicious thin crust. A 14" fed our family of 3.

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Thank mitchell m
Middleton, Wisconsin
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81 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 via mobile

We ordered a couple of pizzas the other day. Mushroom and Kalamata olives and the other was feta and spinach. I thought the Kalamata has real good flavor but I did not think the spinach and feta pizza did. We also got a large Cesar salad. I did not find the salad dressing to be very impressive. The pizza was... More 

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Thank Jeff L
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120 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015 via mobile

We come here a few times a year passing through and for awhile it was hot or miss. Tonight it was hit. Slow Thursday evening but whomever was working the kitchen was on target. The breadsticks were fluffy and tasty, our salads were jammed packed if all the goodies. (Many times it lacked and that was very sad) and our... More 

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Thank Granolamama
Appleton
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237 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

This was the first time I felt that I was eating a healthy pizza. It actually had fresh basil on it. It is a cute place with booths and a pull down shelf where the pizza sits so as not to take up room on the table. The price was good also. And they had great oldies music playing.

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Thank Judy B
Reedsburg, Wisconsin
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293 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

I have seen some complaints about the service but we experienced non of that. The waitress was very patient with our young son, she played along with him when he wanted to order the pizza, even went as far as pretending to write down his order. She did a good job convincing us that we needed a beer so also... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1920 Parmenter St, Middleton, WI 53562-3139
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Middleton
  • Phone Number: 608-831-7777

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
  • Cuisine: Pizza, Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?