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Cardos Pizza & Italian Restaurant

203 E State Highway 260, Payson, AZ 85541-4928
+1 928-468-1626
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (22 reviews)
“garlic bread” (3 reviews)
“salad” (6 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza
$$ - $$$
203 E State Highway 260, Payson, AZ 85541-4928
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Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

Service was prompt and very friendly. That was just about the only good part of our experience here. 1.) The soda (Dr. Pepper) was flat. 2.) The Combo Platter *Fried Zucchini was not flavorful. However it was cooked to the right texture without being burned....More

Thank Rachael A
Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

Visiting Payson our friends recommended Cardos. The service was great, accomadating, favorable Italian dishes. We ordered a white cheese pizza with chicken on a thin crust and our friends ordered a pasta dish with pepperoni and a side salad easily could be shared for two....More

Thank janet f
Reviewed 6 February 2018

I witnessed a customer ask for the manager to make a complaint. When the manager came to the table they started talking normal then the voices raised and the manager told the customer he didn't need his business, to pay right now and get out!...More

Thank Hiker w
Reviewed 22 January 2018

We ordered meat lovers pizza with a great crust. We'll leave the crushed bacon off next time and add something else. The salad was great, with a very attentive server. We'll be going back.

Thank Steve S
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

We were driving back into Payson and accidentally turned at the wrong light driving into the Safeway shopping plaza, as we were turning around my son saw the Cardos pizza sign, after a short fit by him demanding pizza we decided to give it a...More

Thank Michael H
Reviewed 25 December 2017

We are new to the area and asked friends where to get the best pizza. The common name mentioned was always Cardos. The outside of the building, in a strip mall, is simple and plain. Inside, it is has a old western theme and plenty...More

Thank Rollo P
Reviewed 18 November 2017

There are not many places to eat in Payson and many of them close up by 3 pm. We were happy to find this one. The atmosphere is nice and we had pasta and pizza. It was okay and I will probably go back again,...More

Thank Tripsy72
Reviewed 11 July 2017

My wife and I decided to give Cardo's a second chance. A couple of weeks back we ordered a vegetarian pizza and the traditional cheese and sauce components and the dough were all that was actually cooked, you couldn't even call the vegetables "blanched;" they...More

Thank dwpenn
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Excellent food, excellent service, a bit pricey for this small town. Wood fired oven, same family owners for many years, a great place for Payson.

Thank prescottclearwater
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I am continually amazed at the instant service I get here. Ralph must be the finest waiter in Arizona. So QUICK and courteous!The food is always excellent and the wine glass is always a always a touch on the full side. Their subs are incredible,...More

Thank Steve-KRIM-FM
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 203 E State Highway 260, Payson, AZ 85541-4928
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Payson
  • Phone Number: +1 928-468-1626
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