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“Didnt try the pizza...pasta was just ehhh.” 3 of 5 stars
Review of Ledo Pizza

Ledo Pizza
5245 River Rd, Bethesda, MD 20816-1415
301-656-5336
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Ranked #126 of 288 Restaurants in Bethesda
Cuisines: Pizza, Pasta
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Dinner
Washington DC
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207 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
“Didnt try the pizza...pasta was just ehhh.”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2012

The noodles were undercooked and the sauce wasnt as great as they make it sound on the menu...it tasted like it came from a can. And the "olive oil" on the counter tased like vegetable oil which is a world apart for health-minded eaters. The window advertising sucks you in "best in the area" and perhaps the pizza is that good. The pasta and sandwiches are not that good. Service was polite unlike some of the other reviewers experience so maybe they took a whack at fixing that.

  • Visited September 2012
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 2 of 5 stars Food
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English first
Brooklyn, New York
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39 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
“Original Pizza base and tasty toppings”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2012

There is something about the square base and crusty corners which makes Ledo's pizza stand out amongst -- and potentially above -- other take outs. It's neither thin or deep baked and is better compared to a buttery pastry than to a fluffy dough. I am curious to the secret ingredient -- but maybe it's better not to know!

We took the Italian sausage; the distinctive base is loaded with chunks of tasty sausage in generous proportion to the tomato and cheese toppings. One to try if you're in the area!

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NC
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4 reviews
“Food great! Service horrible & staff RUDE!”
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2012

I had been recommended to try. The pizza was delicious. The service was slow, I had to ask for drink refills multiple times & even had to go to the counter requesting refills. The waiter was very RUDE. I will not go to this locations again.

Visited July 2012
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Bethesda, MD
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175 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
“People seem to either really like or dislike the pizza”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2012

Personally I really like their pizza, with plenty of flavor, especially precooked bacon and green olives. The precooked chicken is also very nice

Visited March 2012
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Cork, Ireland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
“A mainstay of the area.”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2009

A mainstay of the area.

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