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John's Pizza

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348 W Ridgecrest Blvd, Ridgecrest, CA 93555-4033
+1 760-375-4407
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Overview
  • Excellent17%
  • Very good20%
  • Average32%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible14%
Sep 19, 2016
“Hate to be the first to review after owner/management change”
May 1, 2017
“Great Pizza on the way home from Death Valley”
Open Now
11:00 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
CUISINES
Italian, American, Pizza
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
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LOCATION
348 W Ridgecrest Blvd, Ridgecrest, CA 93555-4033
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11 - 20 of 34 reviews

Reviewed June 20, 2014

I wanted to give John's Pizza a good review, because I'm glad the new owners saved it. But really, it needs more work. Let's see, first we had two different servers come to take our drink order (we only gave it once), and then after...More

Thank Margaret L
Reviewed June 5, 2014

Pretty good lunch buffet. Pasta was excellent as was the chicken stuffed pizza. Very good bread sticks, loved the potatoe salad! and the cheesecake dessert was awesome. Clean and good service. Great deal for seniors! We've also visited during dinner hour, service was slow, food...More

1  Thank Desertswimmer
Reviewed December 10, 2013

John's Pizza actually surprised me when I came in to check out the new ownership. The food came out fast and was delicious there breed sticks are amazing. They have done a complete 180 from when Nick owned this place. All of the games in...More

1  Thank John A
Reviewed September 23, 2013

My family happened upon John Pizza while on a road trip. Turns out it was just purchased by new owners and we were pleasantly surprised. Super clean, great food and terrific service. I love to see a restaurant that was once a local icon have...More

Thank steleadav
Reviewed August 2, 2013

So my girlfriend worked at John's Pizza in Fresno some years back and asked if we could go to the original John's here in ridgecrest. Great idea, so I thought. We walked in and was not greated, seated or served. We decided to just grab...More

Thank 1978joshua
Reviewed May 19, 2013

We keep trying to give this once great city landmark another try but each time we go we are let down just a little more than the times before. If you don't look too closely at the restaurant you could just about stomach their famous...More

Thank Sandra D
Reviewed March 25, 2013

No consistency. One time the food and service are amazing; the next time food is burned and service is non-existent. Wish they could get it together.

Thank RhondaCapron
Reviewed January 5, 2013

If you think anyone is going to buy this place as is you are wrong. It is a bad business and restaurant model. The employee I spoke with said you own it .. for now. The place is dirty and the buffet is just an...More

Thank Anonym0us3
Reviewed November 22, 2012

everyone in town knows John's Pizza has gone down hill. Its dark inside which is a good thing because it doesn't feel clean. Since I live here, I hate to say it, but John's probably won't be around too much longer.

Thank ourhouserc
Reviewed October 18, 2012

My family has been eating at John's for 40 years. In fact, the Corny's Special is named after my uncle. The pizza is better than anywhere else. The place may look a little worn, but the food is still great.

Thank Anita F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Delivery, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 348 W Ridgecrest Blvd, Ridgecrest, CA 93555-4033
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Ridgecrest
  • Phone Number: +1 760-375-4407
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