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La Piazza al Forno

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5803 W Glendale Ave, Glendale, AZ 85301-2528
623 847-3301
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
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Show Low, Arizona
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49 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We have eaten here several times. The food is always good as well as the service. The Pizza is amazing. Everything I have ever tried is good. We went with our daughters family (which includes 3 children) and everyone left happy and full. Will definitely go back again.

Thank mrst44
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Great pizzas certified authentic Neopolitan pizzas, but don't overlook the other items on their menu. All are delicious. Nice ambience and great service. Family owned by local family.

Thank Kathleen F
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Visited this small establishment on Saturday night. Ordered the Italian Stallion. The pizza was excellent. Small but awesome. We ended up ordering another. The two pies fed four adults perfect. Would highly recommend this restaurant

Thank Lynne W
Glendale, Arizona
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We live down the street, brick oven, fresh ingredients and friendly staff equals great time. Everything we have had has been excellent. Sometimes we just go for dessert. Can get full, early dinner or lunch is not as crowded.

Thank Enrique D
Palos Hills
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23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 1, 2016

Delicious thin crust with great toppings. We were told the "Itallion Stallion" was their best seller and you can see why. Delicious! The Margheurita was excellent as well, lots of gooey mozzarella and very tasty sauce. They serve Coke in glass bottles, no high fructose corn syrup, it says sugar on the label. How rare.

Thank Maryann P
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51 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 30, 2016

La Piazza al Forno distinguishes itself with their brick oven pizza's, however, like politics and religion, not all are in agreement that this rather small thin crust variety is the best. Being from Chicago, via NY, I crave something that I can chew on that is filling and not too unreasonably priced and is sized for leftovers. For that reason... More 

Thank RodeTripp
Buckeye, Arizona
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 26, 2016 via mobile

Great pizza! Will definitely be back, one visit and it's our new go to pizza place. Didn't care much for the Zeppolis but next time I'll order the cheese cake.

Thank jem818
Lethbridge, Canada
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57 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 24, 2016

We stopped at La Piazza Al Forno for lunch on our way to the Arizona Cardinals preseason practice. I had seen an episode of DDD on the Food Network featuring this restaurant so decided we should go and taste some good traditionally made food. We had the lunch special pizza. We watched the pizza creator toss the dough to form... More 

Thank KLH1956
Moline, Illinois
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74 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 13, 2016

This is pizza the way it should be prepared. Salads are excellent and compliment the pizza. Service is very good, very attentive without hovering. Nice selection of Italian soda.

Thank wolfcookie
Phoenix, Arizona
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83 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 10, 2016 via mobile

What a gem. I've had Margarita pizza in Naples and this resturant rivals the best that Italy has to offer. Great service and a dynamic menu filled with wonderful options. Don't miss the antipasto for two . It has no rivals

Thank Harry L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5803 W Glendale Ave, Glendale, AZ 85301-2528
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Glendale
  • Phone Number: 623 847-3301

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