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Glass Nickel Pizza Company

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5003 University Ave Ste 170, Madison, WI 53705-5414
608 218 9000
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10:30 am - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Wed 10:30 am - 12:00 am
Thu 10:30 am - 1:00 am
Fri - Sat 10:30 am - 2:00 am

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  • 17
    Excellent
  • 14
    Very good
  • 2
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Great Food and time

Trying tis place for the first time....they get five stares. Wide variety on menu, plus build your own. If some one in your group doesn't want pizza, they have variety of other items also. Staff is professional, and pizza is great. One of the best I have had since I moved up here.

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 6, 2015
pd2div
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Fitchburg, Wisconsin
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  • Delivery
  • Late Night
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Madison, Wisconsin, Usa
Top Contributor
174 reviews 174 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

Glass Nickel Pizza always comes out on top of all pizza places that are rated in the Madison area year after year. The thing that most people don't realize is how truly extraordinarily good the salads are and the variety of salads they offer. This is an incredible healthy selection and you don't just have to get pizza at this... More 

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Fitchburg, Wisconsin
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79 reviews 79 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Trying tis place for the first time....they get five stares. Wide variety on menu, plus build your own. If some one in your group doesn't want pizza, they have variety of other items also. Staff is professional, and pizza is great. One of the best I have had since I moved up here.

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Madison, Wisconsin, United States
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35 reviews 35 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

This is without a doubt my favorite pizza for dine-in or delivery, at whichever of their locations around Madison. This is restaurant quality pizza for delivery, excellent crust, fast friendly delivery and never have disappointed me. They are the only place I've been to that had a "Deluxe" pizza with no olives and I hate olives, so THANK YOU Glass... More 

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Wisconsin
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142 reviews 142 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
281 helpful votes 281 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

There is a reason this place gets rated ‘best pizza’ by our weekly newspaper The Isthmus. It is the best! On a recent Sat night my boyfriend & I ate in the very small dining room of their west side location. We thought we’d try something new so got the Sucre Blue. Oh my was it out of this world... More 

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Madison, Wisconsin
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

They are always courteous, have the food ready on-time, and gets the order right every time. It's a great place to go with family and friends.

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North Georgia
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Good pizza, recommended to me, but a bit too expensive by my usual standards. I wanted to try the feta, but was roped into the deluxe - a simple pepperoni/sausage. Good crust.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

From funky toppings to your old favorites, Glass Nickel is a Madison institution for solid reasons. I prefer to order in and get my pizza deliver fast, hot and delicious every time.

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minnesota
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64 reviews 64 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Staff at the Staybridge East recommended. Called the number on the brochure (3 different numbers) and it turned out to be the one closer to Staybridge West. When they couldn't find us they called and said we called the one farer away. Didn't know. Never been there before. However, did receive the closer number and they credited the account. The... More 

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Wisconsin
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227 reviews 227 reviews
160 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

Stopped in for a salad and sandwich. I ordered a large Cobb salad. It was fabulous. Two whole sliced avocados in it. Couldn't eat the entire salad, have enough for lunch tomorrow. The Chefs Club had fresh ingredients, but my husband reported it was just OK. Thought it would have been better if they would have put on the dressing... More 

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Adrian, Michigan
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637 helpful votes 637 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

When we lived in Madison, this was our hands-down favorite for pizza. Glass Nickel had so many great creations that it was hard to pick a favorite. However, I eventually settled on the BBQ Chicken. My son liked the Thai pizza and so those were the two we ended up getting on a consistent basis for our family of five.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 5003 University Ave Ste 170, Madison, WI 53705-5414
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Madison
  • Phone Number: 608 218 9000

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Pizza
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 am - 12:00 am
Monday
10:30 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
10:30 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
10:30 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
10:30 am - 1:00 am
Friday
10:30 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
10:30 am - 2:00 am

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