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John's of Times Square

260 W 44th St, New York City, NY 10036-3900
+1 212-391-7560
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good34%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“pizza” (2,815 reviews)
“garlic rolls” (105 reviews)
“pie” (154 reviews)
Closes in 29 min
11:30 am - 11:30 pmAll hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
260 W 44th St, New York City, NY 10036-3900
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Reviewed yesterday

This pizzeria was recommended to us by staff at ROW NYC where we stayed, and they were spot on! Great atmosphere, service, delicious pizza and local brews on tap. We ate there twice!

Thank Lori N
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great pizza, fantastic building, service...meh. Just go for the food and forget about everything else!

Thank Sam M
Reviewed yesterday

Had the non-pizza sauce recipe and enjoyed it. If in the area, you should go here!! Very reasonably priced, easy to get in and fine service.

Thank Dean326
Reviewed yesterday

STUMBLED upon John's Pizza on our way to Hello Dolly! What a Stumble! Wound up taking a seat at the bar since the dining room was packed! AMAZING service to get us to play on time and WONDERFUL baked ZITI!!! The food was very INEXPENSIVE...More

Thank LoveFourTravel2015
Reviewed 3 days ago

Went here on a recommendation. Very good brick over pizza. Check the size before ordering. My wife and I split a small one.

Thank Ray H
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Went here after reading good reviews about the gluten free pizzas. Was a little surprised at the size of the place as the pictures make it look quite intimate, it is NOT! Even though it was busy, we didn't have wait long and we had...More

Thank Youngas75
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The pizza here is amazing and the staff are always friendly & helpful. The choice of toppings is so great and the final product is the best.

Thank Michelle C
Reviewed 5 days ago

There is nothing so great as a New York pizza and Johns are a master of the game. You can order the basic and then add every topping you want - be careful it can't turn out expensive but it is so worth it. Hot...More

Thank Sue M
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Last night in New York and we knew we needed pizza, but weren't willing to head back to the subway. Headed to John's instead, based primarily on reviews we'd read. Arrived just before 5:30 on a Friday evening and were seated immediately. Restaurant was maybe...More

Thank EZWash
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So disappointed. I specifically went through reviews of good pizza places in NYC, this one was close by and the reviews sounded great. SO DISAPPOINTED. I wish I had the same good stuff to say. Apart from the mozzarella garlic rolls (incredible) everything else was...More

1  Thank Salalalalala
This is the iconic New York that so many visitors
imagine before they visit - spectacular skyscrapers
like the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building,
iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal
and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop
hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is
a shopper's paradise where you can find every kind of
store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the
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Rachael L
July 20, 2017|
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Response from Chris G | Reviewed this property |
They do take-out.
May 4, 2017|
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Response from marieallenedward | Reviewed this property |
I don't know if they take reservations
Jessicca S
March 28, 2017|
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Response from Sabina K | Reviewed this property |
Sorry about the late answer but yes. They wait was up to 2 hours when we went on a Friday. Get there before 5 and you should be good to go!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 260 W 44th St, New York City, NY 10036-3900
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighborhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-391-7560
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Located in a unique 19th century church, the country's largest pizzeria is the perfect budget-friendly location for small and large groups to enjoy NY's famous thin-crust, brick oven pizza. Founded in 1997, John's is conveniently located in Times Square, and is the ideal restaurant to enjoy pre- and post-theater meals with family and friends. Capable of seating 400 people, John's can handle groups of any size gracefully in a NY minute
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