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Roseland Apizza

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350 Hawthorne Ave, Derby, CT 06418-1060
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Tue - Thu 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat - Sun 3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

This is the best pizza in the area. We drive from Monroe and have never been disappointed. We love the Arugula pizza but everything we have seen looks amazing. The wait for a table can be long on a Friday night but it is definitely worth it. We have picked up and taken it home when we know it will... More 

1 Thank Carl J
Stamford, Connecticut
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52 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016 via mobile

I've heard about this pizza from my friends, the pizza didn't disappoint, shrimp pizza was pricey it was market value. It had about 2 pounds of shrimp on it. It was excellent. My favorite pie was the sausage pizza! Hands down the best pizza I have eaten in a long time. Give them a try well worth it. If you... More 

Thank Frank S
Tonawanda, New York
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142 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016

Great little restaurant popular with locals. Varied menu, good portions, fair pricing. Extensive pizza selections, home style dinners. Off the beaten path in Derby on Hawthorne ave.

1 Thank Carmen R
New Haven, Connecticut
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61 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016

This was going to be 3 stars but I had my leftover pizza the next day and boy did it taste better?!!?! so I'm giving it 4 stars. We ordered a chicken broccoli mushroom pie which came quite oily - too much for my taste. Thin crust but not as good as New Haven pies. Antipasto was good but again... More 

Thank Carencaren
Derby, Connecticut
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2016

The food here is always very good. A long time neighborhood favorite for pizza, homemade bread, and many italian favorites on the menu! Roseland,s pizza is the only pizza my grandparents would eat, no other would do!

Thank Dee M
Derby, Connecticut
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48 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016

We were told when we moved into the valley was to eat here. Well we did. It tasted like I was eating cardboard. We were originally from New York were anywhere U go is awesome pizza. Well not here at Roseland. They say the pizza here is great. May B they improved it over the years. May B I will... More 

Thank stephanieanne2016
Marco Island, Florida
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166 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2016

This is an old place and doesn't look like a great restaurant inside. But, there is a reason for the 45 minute wait. The pizza is the best pizza in ct away from New Haven.

Thank Riley J
Fairfield, Connecticut
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2016 via mobile

Excellent food. Broad menu choices, chicken, fish, pasta. Sausage delicious. Pizza best in the world. Make sure you get the birch beer soda.

Thank Paddyjf
Melbourne, Australia
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58 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2016 via mobile

We had a group of 4 and we looked at all the pizzas on trays around the restaurant. They looked great. But our local colleague said we have to have the jumbo shrimp and bacon white pizza. It's only a medium size but maybe with an Antipasto it will be enough. Well, it was. Which was a shame as I... More 

Thank Swelll
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40 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2016

Roselands is the best pizza around! I can't speak to the service as we always get it to go, but the food is good! I've heard they have some mid-week dinner specials which we want to try, but we've always had great pizzas! Veggie, meat plain cheese. One day I want to get the seafood pizza (pricey- but I'm sure... More 

Thank Caitlin H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3 of 5 stars
Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 350 Hawthorne Ave, Derby, CT 06418-1060
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Derby
  • Phone Number: 203-735-0494

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