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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Riverside is doing a great job of managing business during the pandemic. They are still offering take-out, and manage the number of people inside and use plexiglass to keep staff and customers safe. The pizza is as fabulous as ever - thin, cracker crust with...delicious sauce. Highly recommend the sausage - no fennel, great flavor and they are generous with the toppings! Definitely must try when in Iron River!More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed August 25, 2020

We stopped and brought a pizza to our cabin while on vacation to the U.P. The pizza was ready when they said it would be (carry out only) and was hot and delicious. They do say they make their own crust but ours seemed suspiciously...like a frozen type crust. The edges were too perfect and it was hard, not chewy like most home made crusts are. But, the sauce was good, not too sweet and the cheese and toppings were great.More

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed August 24, 2020 via mobile

We’d heard a lot of praise regarding their pizza but found it mostly average. Tasted better reheated the next day.

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed July 28, 2020

After reading all the reviews here and hearing that it is the best pizza in the UP, we had to try it. Due to COVID it's a take out only. We placed our order and were told it will be 45 min wait. OK, I...get it it's a small town and the best pizza, we'll wait. When we came to pick up our order, it turned out they forgot to put in our order. No apology. No rush on the order. No discount on the order. Another hour of waiting and they are trying to give our order to someone else. We finally get it and head to our airbnb. Mind you, there is no boxes for pizzas, they put it on a piece of cardboard and in the thin paper bag. Good luck if you order more than 2, you can only carry one pizza on your hand. Now finally sitting down to eat. The crust tasted like the cardboard it was on. Dry and tasteless. And they messed up our toppings. Total disappointment. Even our 8 yr old grandson didn't finish his cheese pizza. Whoever voted this place the best in Upper Peninsula, never tasted a decent pizza.More

Date of visit: July 2020
Reviewed May 23, 2020 via mobile

Just like I said, a good thin crust pizza. Enough cheese without needing extra, toppings are high quality..nuff said, consistent product. They have pizza, foot ling hot dogs and wings..that's it..that's all you need; pizza is that good. Get the 14 inch and munch down....BearMore

Date of visit: May 2020
Reviewed March 4, 2020

Family owned and operated forever. Super thin crust pizza, cut into 1 1/2 inch squares !! Don't even think of trying one without Italian sausage !!

Date of visit: May 2019
Reviewed February 11, 2020

The pizza tasted good, but they cut it up in really tiny pieces and then expect you to eat the melted cheese by hand. We asked for forks and they did give them to us. Very thin crust if you are looking for something chewy....Lots of beer but limited Craft Beer availability and none on tap.More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed September 20, 2019

We've been fans of Riverside Pizza for over 50 years. I have not found a better pizza anywhere. Riverside has a cracker thin crust, tomato sauce and great cheese. We love the sausage, mushroom and pepperoncini ...

Date of visit: July 2019
Reviewed August 29, 2019 via mobile

Home town visit with my family, always have to go back for the famous Riverside Pizza. Was just as delicious as the last time, great service friendly staff. If you visit Iron River it's a must stop.

Date of visit: August 2019
Reviewed August 12, 2019 via mobile

Had a great time & really enjoyed the pizza! Got together w/ old friends from school. Going to the pizzeria is almost a tradition w/ the locals.

Date of visit: July 2019
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