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Christian's Pizza

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118 W Main St, Charlottesville, VA 22902-5032
434-977-9688
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11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Christian's is a C'ville classic -- nothing pretentious just great pizza and calzone. Good lemonade too for those long summer nights on the downtown mall.

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Thank hikingadventure
Charlottesville, Virginia
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393 reviews
261 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 154 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Right on the downtown mall, so convenient to drop in and enjoy. Try a calzone, too. Service with a smile. Often very busy, so finding a seat inside might be hard.

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Thank samtrip12345
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here on a Friday night and got right in. Just had pepperoni and it was great NY style pizza. The crust was good with a little crunch to it. Not a ton of sauce (which I like). Good prices, too!

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Thank Iheartcolorado
Middlebury, Vermont
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41 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016

Christians has great NY style pizza in a lot of interesting varieties. It is a very popular Cville institution with 3 locations. Favorites include the Tomato, Basil & Mozzarella or the Hawaiian. Definitely worth a visit when in Cville.

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Thank Danielle S
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33 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016 via mobile

This is a great place for having a quick lunch or supper and enjoying the downtown mall of Charlottesville. They have a large variety of pizzas, calzones and salads. I stopped by several times and every time I tried a different kind. All of them were very good.

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Thank Gulsen O
Delta, Pennsylvania
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34 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016 via mobile

Came here with the family and the kids wanted pizza, I wasn't thrilled for another typical pizza place... Well this was far from that! So happy we went, NY thin style pizza, absolutely delicious. I'm a pizza snob and this was fabulous. Not sure if I'll ever be back this way but if I do, I'm definitely coming back! Also... More 

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Thank DcFerranti
Leesburg, Virginia
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82 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016 via mobile

After attempting to eat at another pizza place a block away we stumbled upon this little pizza joint! It was 12:00am, we were starving and ordered a slice ( 1 pepperoni, 1 spinach/feta) So so happy! The crust was crisp on the outside but light on the inside of the crust! I wish it wasn't so late I would have... More 

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Thank DETT74
Colorado Springs, Colorado
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016 via mobile

This is my family's favorite place to eat and people watch on the downtown mall! Love the pizza!! It's a small place, but we could usually get enough room for our family of 6, whether indoors or outdoor seating.

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Thank J S
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2016

I know I'm not the only person to eat Christian's Pizza at least once a week. It really is the best pizza in C'ville.

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Thank Gretchen P
Charlottesville, Virginia
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23 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016

Love this place!! Wish it wasn't the only affordable place on the Downtown Mall though! They are friendly, quick, and have outdoor seating and great bar stool seating that looks out on the downtown mall which is a favorite spot for kids to sit :)

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Pizza, Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 118 W Main St, Charlottesville, VA 22902-5032
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Charlottesville
  • Phone Number: 434-977-9688

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