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“Better be looking, or you'll miss it” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Lazzara's Pizza Cafe

Lazzara's Pizza Cafe
221 West 38 ST., 2ND Floor, New York City, NY 10018 (Midtown)
+1 212-944-7792
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Ranked #2,803 of 12,022 Restaurants in New York City
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $10 - $20
Cuisines: Italian, Pizza & Pasta
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Dining options: Dinner, Delivery, Reservations, Takeout
Dining style: Casual Dining
Neighborhood: Midtown
Cross street: 7th Ave.
Transit: 5 Minute walk from Penn Station & Port Authority
Description: 5 Minute walk from Madison Square Garden, Macy's Herald Square,Time Square, Javitz Center & Empire State Building.
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30 reviews 30 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 11 cities Reviews in 11 cities
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
“Better be looking, or you'll miss it”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

Great ambience...little hole in the wall.

I had the half pepperoni pizza, it was great. Served in a rectangular pan, thin crust...good stuff.

Would definitely go back.

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“Humble place with great food”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2013 via mobile

I like it
Pasta is extrrmely dslicious the pizza is crusty and very good
I defenitely recommend it
The adress is wrong .. Iy is in the intersection of 38th with 7th avenue .. Not the 5th avenue

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“Super pizza”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2013

We went on Friday evening, arrived at 8pm. Note: Be brave, an go up the stairs. this looks like it will be terrible, but trust TA. Restaurant was almost empty. Hmm, now we are worried. But friendly staff take us to a table and we order. Starter salad enough for 4 to share. It's just huge. Then pizza. Half is plenty big enough for one person with a decent appetite. An it's excellent. Huge amount of topping. Crispy around the edge. Just great.

  • Visited August 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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“Great pizza”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

Love the pizza here, really thin crust with quality ingredients (toppings). The service was good, even though I think they came over every 2 minutes to ask us if all was ok. Only negative point is that it is a very dark ambiance, not much light gets into there.. however will go back !

  • Visited July 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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“Great pizza”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2013 via mobile

I had lunch with some coworkers twice at Lazara's.
Pizza was very good! Crispy and tasty.....
Don't expect anything fancy, the place is very simple.
Be prepared to wait if you get there after 12.30 as there are not many tables.
Will go back for sure. Good pizza and great price.

Visited July 2013
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