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Eli’s Brick Oven Pizza

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CUISINES
Pizza, Italian
Special Diets
Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
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Menu

STARTERS‎
$5.00
Soup of the Day
Ask your server for today's selection
$5.00
Pasta Fagioli
White beans & garlic stewed in an herb infused chicken-tomato broth w/ pasta & parmesan cheese
$10.00
Broccoli Rabe & Sausage
Sauteed w/ garlic, extra virgin olive oil & served w/ foccacia toast
$8.00
Panecotto Roll
Escarole & beans in a crisp pastry shell, served w/ marinara
$11.00
Fried Calamari
Tossed w/ herbs, spices & served w/ marinara sauce
$12.00
Fried Calamari
Buffalo w/ gorgonzola
$12.00
Fried Calamari
Gorgonzola w/ cherry peppers & basil
$5.00
Mozzarella $+1.00
Foccacia Garlic Bread
Served w/ marinara
$8.00
Bruschetta
Tomatoes, caramelized onions & gorgonzola on garlic brushed " pizza bread"
Marinara sauce $7.00
Pesto cream sauce $8.00
Fried Mozzarella
THE CLASSICS‎
All entrees come w/ a small house salad or upgrade to small garden or Caesar 1.00 or small signature salad or Greek salad for 1.50
$14.00
Meatballs
Served over penne or linguine in hearty meat sauce
$13.00
Plum Tomatoes
Served over penne & tossed w/ garlic & basil, topped w/ ricotta cheese
$13.00
Grilled chicken $+3.00
Roasted herb shrimp $+3.00
Penne A La Vodka
Tossed in a light tomato cream sauce w/ parmesan cheese & basil
$14.00
Three Cheese Ravioli
Served in a marinara sauce
$15.00
Cavatelli Bolognese
Tossed in a hearty meat sauce w/ basil & parsley
$15.00
Wild Mushroom Ravioli
Tossed in a sage butter sauce w/ caramelized onions & basil
$15.00
Broccoli Rabe & Sausage
Served over penne & tossed w/ garlic & extra virgin olive oil
$15.00
Chicken & Escarole
Escarole, white beans, garlic & grilled chicken w/ a touch of marinara sauce, served over linguine
$18.00
Baby Clams & White Beans
Served over linguine in a spicy marinara sauce
SALADS‎
$9.00
Honey balsamic vinaigrette
Parmesan peppercorn
Tuscan caesar
Bleu cheese
Brick Oven Signature
Baby greens, craisins, crumbled gorgonzola, & caramelized walnuts, topped w/ apples & tossed in our honey balsamic vinaigrette dressing
$8.00
Honey balsamic vinaigrette
Parmesan peppercorn
Tuscan caesar
Bleu cheese
Caesar Salad
Crispy Romaine lettuce, foccacia croutons, parmesan cheese tossed in our tuscan Caesar dressing
$8.00
Honey balsamic vinaigrette
Parmesan peppercorn
Tuscan caesar
Bleu cheese
Garden Salad
Mixed greens, olives, cucumbers, onions, tomatoes & peppers, tossed w/ choice of dressing
$9.00
Honey balsamic vinaigrette
Parmesan peppercorn
Tuscan caesar
Bleu cheese
Greek Salad
Mixed greens, pepperoncini, feta, bell peppers, kalamata olives, tomatoes, cucumbers & red onions, tossed w/ choice of dressing
$12.00
Honey balsamic vinaigrette
Parmesan peppercorn
Tuscan caesar
Bleu cheese
Antipasti
Mixed greens, ham, salami, pepperoni, prosciutto, provolone, olives, roasted red peppers, pepperoncini, marinated mushrooms, tomatoes, red onions & cucumbers
$3.00
Grilled chicken $+3.00
Roasted Herb Shrimp
Each
$3.00
Grilled chicken $+3.00
Tuna or Chicken Salad
BAKED SPECIALTIES‎
All entrees come w/ a small house salad or upgrade to small garden or Caesar 1.00 or small signature salad or Greek salad for 1.50
$14.00
Baked Rigatoni Longhini
Sweet Italian longhini sausage, peas, ricotta, mozzarella baked in our meat sauce
$15.00
Chicken Parmigiana
Served over penne or linguine in a marinara sauce
$16.00
Chicken & Rabe
Sauteed chicken w/ broccoli rabe, roasted red peppers & provolone cheese in a tangy lemon sauce, served over linguine
$15.00
Eggplant Parmigiana
Served over penne or linguine in a marinara sauce
$14.00
Eggplant Rollatini
Served w/ linguine in a marinara sauce
$15.00
Meat Lasagna
Layers of pasta, ricotta, parmesan, mozzarella cheeses, meatball, sausage & meat sauce
TRADITIONAL SANDWICHES & SLIDERS‎
All dinner sandwiches are served on a sub roll w/ tuscan potatoes
$10.00
Turkey
$10.00
Ham
$12.00
Prosciutto
$10.00
Hot Capicola
$10.00
Roast Beef
$10.00
Tuna
$10.00
Chicken Salad
$12.00
Italian Combo
Prosciutto, ham, salami, pepperoni & provolone
$10.00
Meatball Parmigiana
SPECIALTY SANDWICHES‎
$10.00
1#
Chicken cutlet, roasted red peppers, fresh mozzarella & basil mayo on foccacia
$12.00
2#
Prosciutto di parma, fresh mozzarella, sliced tomatoes & basil mayo on foccacia
$10.00
3#
Roasted portabella mushrooms, roasted red peppers, caramelized onions, fresh mozzarella & balsamic glaze on grilled flat bread
$11.00
4#
Roast beef, baby greens, roasted red peppers, sliced tomatoes & horseradish sauce in a wrap
$10.00
5#
Roasted turkey, bacon, sliced, tomatoes & basil mayo on grilled flat bread
$10.00
6#
Grilled chicken, crisp Romaine & our Caesar dressing in a wrap
$10.00
7#
Asparagus, grilled chicken, roasted red peppers, red onions, sundried tomato pesto & baby greens in a wrap
$10.00
8#
BBQ chicken, caramelized onions & cheddar cheese in a wrap
$10.00
9#
Roasted turkey, portabella mushrooms, cheddar cheese, lettuce, sliced tomatoes & honey mustard in a wrap
$10.00
11#
Fresh mozzarella, fresh basil, sliced tomatoes & extra virgin olive oil on foccacia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I visit New Haven 4-5 times per year, and as a pizza guy, I normally go to Modern, Pepe's, and Sally's. But last week, we were staying in Hamden before a Quinnipiac hockey game and decided to eat at Eli's for convenience's...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank roondog3931
Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

Immediately got in car and favorited on maps- brick oven pizzas were prepared perfectly... tried the regular and Joanie Mac special with eggplant and tomatoes along with a bowl of Italian wedding soup all served by Gert with a big smile. We left recharged and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Sambo836
Reviewed October 14, 2018

Stopped in for a quick slice of pizza while visiting our daughter during Parent's Weekend. Great pizza and great service! We ordered half cheese and half chicken cutlet. Pizza came out piping hot and delicious.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Ann Marie F
Reviewed August 9, 2018

We haven't been to Eli's for a while given all the pizza options in Hamden. Our recent visit reminded me of what we like about Eli's--well prepared pizzas dark baked in a very hot oven. The pizza selection was great; we had one "classic" and...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank George33801
Reviewed July 29, 2018

Didn’t care for the pizza. The gluten free didn’t have much flavor, and I ordered Pepperoni. Friends had regular and they said it was good. I wouldn’t go there again.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Nanamama4236
Reviewed March 4, 2018

Went to Eli's Brick Oven Pizza recently and had the most delicious shrimp/ pasta dinner!. The portion was large enough to take home for seconds! The staff was friendly, professional and courteous. The variety of food choices was from pizza to three course dinners! Definitely...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank deborahe249
Reviewed December 21, 2017 via mobile

I go here often with family and friends. Friendly, efficient staff. Huge menu but almost always order the Joanie Mac pizza- eggplant, garlic, ricotta, mozzarella, tomatoes- thin crust pizza, a rival for New Haven ‘s more famous pizza parlors. The Brick Oven Signature Salad is...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Sashi2
Reviewed December 6, 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed our dinner. The cheese bread was great. Mozzarella sticks ( triangles) were good. Pizza was great. My grandson loved the pasta. Love the market to go food, great selection of pre made / heat at home food. Enjoyed the gelato on the way...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Gayle C
Reviewed July 26, 2017 via mobile

I admit, I was skeptical when I was told that Eli's had the best pizza but I'm a full convert now. Eli's is hands down the best pizza I've ever had. I've crossed state lines just to get it. Eat-in or take-out, you'll have a...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Michelle M
Reviewed July 15, 2017 via mobile

I have not been to this location in a while. The remodel is fantastic. The restaurant and bathroom was clean. The service was efficient and helpful. I loved the buffalo wrap. It was delicious! I am looking forward to eating here again.

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank LD080801
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