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Little Star Pizza

846 Divisadero St, San Francisco, CA 94117
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Ranked #256 of 4,938 Restaurants in San Francisco
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Pizza
Dining options: Dinner
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Dining options: Dinner
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21 reviews 21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

Busy, noisy, hole in the wall with a jukebox kinda place. Good selection of beers on tap and a nice wine list. Deep dish takes 30 minutes. No reservations, but you can call ahead to preorder that deep dish. Fresher, more intense flavors than Chicago deep dish. We had the Little Star and added anchovies and pesto. A large will... More

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San Diego, California
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62 reviews 62 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Really cool place. I love deep dish pizza. .,..and what 2000 other people said. If you like deep dish pizza you can't go wrong here. I went on a Thursday night and I didn't have to wait that long for a table even though the place was packed. Definitely will head back when I'm in SFO.

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Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

We just finished walking around Alamo park and used TripAdvisor to find a lunch spot, we totally lucked out. We ordered the thin crust Greek and were blown away, way better than expected an a surprising highlight of our trip. Later evening we were talking with a friend living in SF and he had nothing but great things to say... More

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New York City, New York
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65 reviews 65 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

Great local place to visit for deep-dish pizza -- the taste was similar to what I remember when I lived in Chicago, which impressed me. The beer list, while small, was pretty much craft beers, and the IPA I had with dinner was quite delicious. The atmosphere is noisy and the restaurant was full at 8p on a Tuesday, but... More

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Ontario, Canada
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98 reviews 98 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
112 helpful votes 112 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

We had dinner here after reading good reviews online. Searching for it, we drove by the first time. It was dark and the signage is not great. Worth driving around the block for. :-) We ordered the chicken wings as an appetizer; spicy but delicious. We also ordered a deep dish pizza. Our waiter recommended to order the small one... More

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Minnesota City, Minnesota
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56 reviews 56 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

The pizza was outstanding. We also ordered a house salad which could be a meal in itself. Restaurant was crowded and noisy but guess that is because the food is great. We were here on a Friday night so maybe another time would be quieter?

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Oakland, California
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106 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

Little Star was recommended by a colleague, and it certainly didn't disappoint! I'd say the deep dish is about as good as you'll find outside of Chicago. However, to me, it still doesn't compare to deep dish pizza from Chicago (there's just something about it... mmm...). I came by myself while on business, and was seated promptly. The service was... More

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Fort McMurray, Canada
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21 reviews 21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2014

We dined at Little Star Pizza and really enjoyed our deep dish pizza. It had plenty of cheese and a delicious tomato sauce. There was a good selection of craft beers on the menu. The atmosphere was casual and hip, with original art on the walls.

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Denver, Colorado
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36 reviews 36 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2014

Who'd have thunk that Chicago-style deep-dish pizza in California could be so amazing! I hear that this isn't the only great deep-dish in the Bay Area, either! MUST try the others! Yum!

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Denton, Texas
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36 reviews 36 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2014

We ate pizza 2 times in 3 days, that should tell you how much we liked it! My daughter loved the deep dish pizza.

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