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Brick Oven Pizzeria Trattoria

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1581 Capitol Ave, Bridgeport, CT 06604-1622
203-367-9958
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Monroe, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

Nice mostly homemade meals with fresh ingredients. The meatballs are a good meal by themselves. Nice pizza and calzones. I brought a group of teenagers here and there was nothing left.

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Thank Virginia V
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2016 via mobile

I've eaten here 3 times in the last 2 weeks and keep returning to try all their offerings. I love their thin crust pizza and the sauce is better than other local places like Pepe's, Fairfield Pizza, Captains pizza, and Planet pizza. I've also tried the veal parmigiana and love it. They use fresh veal, not frozen like most other... More 

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Thank Raymojay
Norwalk, Connecticut
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2015

I'm writing a 5 star review for this restaurant for 2 reasons, one is the food is excellent, very casual and very affordable. Great pizza, pasta and a great varied menu. Chicken parmasean is great, chicken francaise and they have amazing home made bread! I'm also writing 5 stars because of the quality and compassion of the staff and owners.... More 

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1 Thank northernlights40
Trumbull, Connecticut
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2013

I have eaten here on several occasions throughout the years, and it is always pretty good. This time, I ordered a small Pepperoni pizza, which was made to order and delivered to the table extremely quickly. It stood up to gravity (no one likes a drippy pizza), and it was flavorful. It was a pity I was the only patron... More 

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Thank Trlfazz
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 611 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2012

Bridgeport can be an uneven town to visit, to say the least, but this local spot is in a safe enough area just over the line from Fairfield. This is a family place with a beer and wine menu. The salads are OK. There are a limited number of dishes, but the Brick Oven Pizza is the main attraction. The... More 

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2 Thank TommyBoy94
Bridgeport, Connecticut
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2012

I LOVE Brick Oven's pizza! I like the thinness of the crust, it is not extra greasy nor is the amount of mozzarella cheese overwhelming. It's just right. I have not tried any of their other foods besides their salads but I thoroughly enjoy their pizza.

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1 Thank mrsdnewton
Bridgeport, CT
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2012

Stopped in for some quick take-out and made a decision to come back for a meal. The take-out was delicious - "fried zucchini, salad & pasta with a marinara sauce." After tasting that, planned to go back almost immediately and when I did, I was not disappointed! The staff was welcoming and helpful and the food was most deliciously satisfying!

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Thank Jeanette524
Fairfield, Connecticut
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2011

Went this past Saturday, and it was very busy but very disorganized. The waitress said they were new and believe me they all had no clue. Where was the usual staff? It was definitely an "off night". It took way too long to get the food, no silverware, and lots of attitude! This place is ususally "on point" with both... More 

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3 Thank Restaurantluva
bridgeport CT
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2011

the food was amazingg! i definetly recommend going there. i have been going to this restaurant for awhile now, and the food is excellent each time. i feel like im right at home with the fireplace and it's even wood burning. definetly go there!

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Thank xovicky12xo
Fairfield, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2011

Been going there for years, and Im never disappointed. Although I just heard the place was recently sold again, I like the fact that I see some of the same faces (waitresses). The italian waitress is Always polite and attentive. Food is just as good as before. Its nothing fancy but tastes just right! Highly recommend stopping for some BrickOVEN!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1581 Capitol Ave, Bridgeport, CT 06604-1622
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Bridgeport
  • Phone Number: 203-367-9958

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