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Pizza Brutta

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1805 Monroe St, Madison, WI 53711-2024
+1 608-257-2120
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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52 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Pizza Brutta is the best pizza I have ever eaten. Seriously good. The crust is chewy and crispy at the same time. I do not live in Madison, but whenever I travel there this place is a must stop. BIANCA + Asiago = AMAZING. So freaking good!! Go get some. Like now.

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Thank Ivy S
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent wood fire pizzas with tastey crust and topped with delicious ingredients. They could kick up the spice on the diovolio a bit more, but that's just me.

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Thank A S
Madison, Wisconsin
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17 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 18, 2017

Pizza Brutta is the best Pizza in Madison, hands down. You can call ahead and pre-order your pizza for pick-up, making it an easy, Friday night option. I love the beet, goat cheese, balsamic salad to accompany the pizza. It's often crowded, but for good reason. Lot's of vegetarian options. The pizzas aren't big, but they are delicious.

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Thank teamtvtravels
Paris
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 29, 2016

My son and I dropped in for lunch on a winter holiday weekday while running errands on Monroe Street. He had the sausage bambini and I the market special white pizza (roasted Brussels sprouts, fresh mozzarella, parmesan, bacon, garlic and Calabrian chilis). It was seriously tasty (and I've had good pizza all over the world), if a bit salty for... More 

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Thank Jenny_and_Carlos
Oshkosh, Wisconsin
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 11, 2016 via mobile

Great pizza, fresh ingredients, wonderful crush and backed in a brick oven, fast and delicious, just the way I like it. Nice friendly place, I can see it getting busy. Parking is limited to the surrounding streets so may have a few blocks to walk but well worth it.

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Thank Gskipp2
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 23, 2016 via mobile

I came here with my family for good before a UW sporting event. The food was amazing. The business is unique and you order up front, then they deliver to you and your party at the table. The food was really good for the price. You can make your own or choose a variety of other options. Would highly recommend... More 

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Thank Srs2089
Bloomington, IL
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 12, 2016

We got carry-out pizza. The toppings and cheese were first rate. The pizzas are wood-fired and the crust is excellent.The staff were incredibly friendly and one told us to open the pizza boxes slightly so our pizza did not steam on the way back to the hotel. If we lived in Madison we would be regulars!

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Thank Connor11_7
Mssachusetts
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154 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2016

We were in town visiting family and they took us to Pizza Brutta. It was excellent! I had the beet salad and the Prosciuto Arrugala white pizza and they were both fantastic. Around the table a number of different pizzas were ordered and shared and everything looked fantastic. I highly recommend this kid friendly dinner option!

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Thank Laura G
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 15, 2016 via mobile

We are in Madison for the Wisconsin Osu football game and looked to TripAdvisor for a great recommendation and are most satisfied. The pizza is delicious, the salad fresh and tasty and a good sandwich as well If you're in the university area make time to ear here

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Thank Colony Home B
Madison, Wisconsin, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 18, 2016

I've eaten here several times. They have pizza and sandwiches which are served only at lunch time before the oven gets too hot to continue to make them. They were recommended in our local paper and I do really enjoy them.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$10 - $15
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1805 Monroe St, Madison, WI 53711-2024
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Madison
  • Phone Number: +1 608-257-2120

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