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Famous Original Ray's Pizza

831 7TH Ave, New York City, NY 10019-6830 (Manhattan)
(212) 956-7297
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Ranked #4,502 of 11,662 Restaurants in New York City
Cuisines: Pizza
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night
Neighborhood: Manhattan
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night
Neighborhood: Manhattan
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English first
Beverly hills, fl
Top Contributor
92 reviews 92 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Leaving in Florida it is hard to find a good pizza so on my visit to NYC I visited Ray's There was a wide selection of different type sliced pizza available as well as whole pies. Scilian and regular are available as well as many other Italian speciality sandwiches(stombolies, calderons, etc. The prices are reasonable and you can eat there... More

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Alpharetta
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174 reviews 174 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

I travel frequently and have eaten pizza in nearly 20 countries, and numerous US cities. Put simply, this location defines awesome, memorable pizza that will make you want to come back again and again, as I do every time I visit NYC. The best experience is to get a pie made fresh for you. The numerous varieties of slices available... More

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Statesboro, Georgia
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

We tried multiple pizza places in NYC, including John's which was supposed to be infamous, however Ray's beat them all hands down. Wonderful!!!

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New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

WAs told I did not need a receict. food was cold and guy that took money was rude. bread was cold also and no garlic as advertised.

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London, Canada
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

It was pizza......... a little greasy for my taste, nothing special. it was a quick dinner grab after a long day and close to the hotel but other than that I wouldn't make a point of going again.

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El Paso, Texas
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

You get whatever pizza they have made already and is displayed. Asked for slices of pepperoni, the gentleman behind the counter laughed, said they didn't have any, (really?) and waited on the next person. The next person asked for the same thing and got the same response.

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Burlington, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Went for a quick snack after show. Service was quick and pizza was tasty, pretty much what we expected. Atmosphere wasn't great, but we were in and out pretty quickly.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014 via mobile

I'm a tourist from Australia & I wanted to experience an authentic slice of American pizza. I handed over a $50.00 note. (I was aware how many 50's I had in my wallet). The older man handling the cash till handed back change from $10.00. I only walked 4 feet away when I realised I had been short-changed. When I... More

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Fort Salonga, NY
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114 reviews 114 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

A number of major hotels within a 5 min. walk, so its always filled with folks. Pizza was good, mid town NYC price not bad. It needs a full time cleaner, just so may people in a small store front. Do take out, that's what we did. Take out service was very fast.

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Boynton Beach, Florida
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248 reviews 248 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
134 helpful votes 134 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Rang up the 1 slice of vegi pizza and drink for 6 bucks. Then didn't get drink. He said he didn't charge for one - so I didn't get one. $6 for a slice I said - you keep the cup and make the slice to go. And I went to walgreens and got a Pepsi. Place is dirty -... More

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