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Colosseum New York Pizza

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761 E Capitol Ave, Milpitas, CA 95035-6811
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 2:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Mon 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 1:00 am
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Milpitas, California
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The combo pizza was great and they delivered so we could stay home and watch football without going out in the rain.

Thank Althea987
San Jose, California
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169 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 26, 2016 via mobile

As far as pizza in Northern California goes, this is better than most. As far as legit pizza countrywide goes, it's just eh. They're a bit light on the sauce and the crust isn't all it can be. I appreciate the size of the pie and the size of the slices, but it's not quite New York enough for my... More 

Thank flatfootfoodie
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86 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 28, 2016

It looms small and insignificant from outside but so cozy inside. Darwin served us and we felt home, amazing guy! The garlic knots are fantastic and pizza is Mama mia! Really tasty, great pan, real Sicilian pizza! If you are around you do not want to order elsewhere! Buon apetito!

Thank Maria M
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28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 11, 2016

Ordered at the counter on a weeknight and waited about 20 mins for food, which was fine. Did not order pizza, but the pizza smell was authentic New York. Ordered the Crazy Eddie sub and it was hot, but fantastic. Also had wings that were breaded perfectly. Atmosphere was classic New York pizza shop. Will return for the pizza.

Thank CaptT820
Raleigh, North Carolina
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75 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 12, 2016 via mobile

I was debating four star or five star, mostly bc the type of food is sometimes considered lower end to a foodie; however, given the genre of food, they absolutely delivered a five star performance. I got garlic knots and a pizza steak sub. For the garlic knots, they definitely went the extra mile- it was loaded with garlic and... More 

Thank advis0r_007
Richmond, California
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 23, 2016

When we were there, they had Jeopardy on the TV and the question was "what is pizza dough tied into a bun called?". The cook immediately knew the answer because they make the most awesome garlic knots!

Thank criswell59
Pittsford, NY
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138 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 20, 2016 via mobile

I'm not always a fan of hot and spicy food, but the Crazy Eddie is a really good choice. The mix of hot and sweetness is really tasty. The thin crust pizza is also really good. I'm from NY and it's hard to find good pizza in California so this is my go to choice when I visit. They have... More 

Thank Mgmoto
Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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73 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 20, 2016

Best NY Style Pizza i found in all of San Jose, CA. Real New Yorkers making Real NY Pizza. Just South of the Great Mall on Capitol Blvd.

Thank JMT131
Albany, New York
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28 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 12, 2015

I ordered pizza from the Colosseum because they claim to make thin crust pizza. The "thin" crust on my "Long Island Chicken Pesto" pizza was average thickness and was spongy. Typically, pizza I get on Long Island has very thin crust that is crispy. The pesto/ chicken combination was pretty bland as well. I would have to say this pizza... More 

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San Jose, California
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 19, 2015

Great guys, delicious pizza. the "all meat" I swear, is a near religious experience. The cannoli IS a religious experience. Great pizza made by guys who use great ingredients. and? as an extra bonus? no clowns, no video games, no buffet, no silliness. Just a great pizza shop.

Thank cstatman

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
2:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 761 E Capitol Ave, Milpitas, CA 95035-6811
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Milpitas
  • Phone Number: 408.262.8633

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