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Rubino's Pizza

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2643 E Main St, Columbus, OH 43209-2480
4:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 4:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Sat 4:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2016

Joints tell a lot about the restaurant. Rubino's is a joint, pure and simple. At first glance, you may be worried about the place, but don't be. The food is great and the atmosphere is actually top notch. Super crispy, thin crust pizza is the only thing to have here. From an ancient style of baking and order taking (love... More 

Thank Jim H
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53 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016

Wonderful Pizza. Certainly it is not the new historic thin designer pizza...but this is old standing lovely family sauce on very thin crust. The cheese mix perfect..and it is a family tradition for generations. Surprising how many people airship Rubino's pizza. Best combination is to get Rubino's Pizza carry out..and Wing's Sub Gum Chop Suey for a great meal at... More 

Thank Eligablegayman4you
Columbus, Ohio
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 27, 2016 via mobile

Carried out a large mushroom pizza and a meat ravioli (comes with a salad and sliced bread.) You can eat a ton of this pizza because the crust is so thin. Great crunch to it, reminiscent of a saltine cracker. I would have preferred a pizza with all the toppings but we went mushroom for the others that were eating... More 

Thank welk40
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 11, 2016

We went to Rubino's on a recommendation and by the reviews we read on line. When we arrived we noticed right away it was old school, a little dingy and dirty. I don't mind paper plates and paper cups, if the food is good, but I was disappointed. I thought the pizza was just okay. The sauce is way too... More 

1 Thank Diana S
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 9, 2016 via mobile

Me and my wife loved this place. It immediately went to the top of our list as one of the best pizza places in central Ohio. The food was delicious and very reasonably priced. We also loved the atmosphere. A throwback to when things were simple and the proprietor cared more about delivering a good product than having fancy silverware.... More 

Thank Chris F
Spring Hill, Florida
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63 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 5, 2016 via mobile

This is the first place we stop every time we fly into Columbus. Upon entering you may have the inclination to turn around and leave as the building is old and may have some dust. I have been coming here since I was a kid and have never been disappointed. The crust is delicious (if you are a thin crust... More 

Thank Lmf914
Bexley, Ohio
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 28, 2016

Rubino's has been around in Bexley, OH (suburb of Columbus) since the 1950's. It's a "family" business. The original owner sold the business to two of his employees, who passed it down to their kids. They know all of their customers by name, whether you are a federal judge, a multi-millionaire, or a blue-collar worker, and all are treated with... More 

1 Thank Buckeye_boy_614
Baltimore, Maryland
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 22, 2016

Best pizza in Columbus if you like really thin crust. Best with just one or two toppings as the thin crust is overwhelmed with too many toppings.

Thank Katherine H
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31 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 11, 2016

I liked this pizza, very thin crust, very good sausage. My biggest issue with the pizza, was that I thought it was a little bit too salty. Other than that, great thin crust pizza.

Thank Kramson
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 20, 2016 via mobile

I've been eating at this place since I was a little kid, good ole hole in the wall, excellent pizza, but very very thin crust. Prices are good. Highly recommended

1 Thank Cattlelover

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
4:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2643 E Main St, Columbus, OH 43209-2480
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Columbus
  • Phone Number: 614-235-0712

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