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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” (2,906 reviews)
“garlic rolls” (112 reviews)
“pie” (149 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
260 W 44th St, New York City, NY 10036-3900
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Reviewed September 16, 2015

We were told that John's pizzeria was the best. It is! Great atmosphere. Friendly staff. Great prices. Awesome pizza.

Thank Mona A
Reviewed September 16, 2015

Had to share, this was nice little gem to find. The place is a converted old church the atmosphere is warm. The pizza is fantastic! After hearing so much about NY pizza before our trip we just had to find a place... very good pizza!!...More

1  Thank 3FUREYS
Reviewed September 16, 2015

John's Pizzeria had a great atmosphere! Their pizza and salad was amazing. I would highly recommend and I will return.

Thank 985jillm985
Reviewed September 15, 2015

Seriously, it's got really good pizza, and I'm from NYC. It's NOT NYC pizza, more thin crust, think fancier pizza. Super place to come with kids, Tweens and Teens. Or even by yourself, lots of people watching and cool atmosphere (used to be a church)...More

Thank KarenTravelTips
Reviewed September 15, 2015

This is one of our favorite restaurants! We visit it every time we travel to NYC. We've had great experiences each visit.

Thank lynblay
Reviewed September 15, 2015

Great eating in This is a great location in Times Square. We were with a group and treated to a buffet complete with salad, various choices in pizza and desert. Our group of around 35 received good service and there was plenty to eat. This...More

Thank Judy B
Reviewed September 14, 2015

We wanted to try pizza once while in New York, and unfortunately went to this pizzeria. Pizza was average at best. The place was like a huge food hall, very noisy. Toilets were the dirtiest we came across while in USA. The staff seemed completely...More

2  Thank Leanne H
Reviewed September 14, 2015

Loved the thin crust pizza and the garlic rolls. Very busy, but the wait was worth it. Will definitely eat here again.

Thank gaels1974
Reviewed September 14, 2015

2 stars for food, -3 points for service. I went on Friday night around 7 for dinner and was seated right away. Our waited did not come to our table until we had been seated for about 10 minutes. We ordered our drinks, 3 from...More

1  Thank Laura J
Reviewed September 13, 2015

We stopped by here on a whim, but we were so glad we did! We were seated fairly quickly and immediately after another family was seated next to us. Our waitress stopped to get our order and she was definitely a little on the grumpy...More

1  Thank JVKoe
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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Questions & Answers
October 26, 2017|
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Response from Fiona S | Reviewed this property |
Probably a bit of a wait, when I was there the pace was full and it was only a Tuesday night. If they take bookings,book.
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
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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
Kids, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
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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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