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Gioia Pizzeria

1586 Hopkins St, Berkeley, CA 94707-2732
+1 510-528-4692
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good51%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“pie” (6 reviews)
“thin pizza” (2 reviews)
“by the slice” (9 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 8:00 pm Hours
Pizza, Italian
$$ - $$$
1586 Hopkins St, Berkeley, CA 94707-2732
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Reviewed 27 November 2018

Had this pizza delivered the day after Thanksgiving. Good thin crust and not soggy for a delivery pizza

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Robkat1373
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

This hole in wall pizza joint is in a quaint neighborhood that will make a visit to this area worth your time. The pizza can be bought by the slice or an entire pie can reward your taste buds. The crust is thin and crunchy....More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Terrell B
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We love pizza! And we love Goia's pizza, because the ingredients are the best, the recipes are innovative but not over the top, and the service is friendly. Berkeley's blessed with a number of great pizza places, and Gioia is among them.

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank bradbunnin
Reviewed 15 June 2017

A small mostly carry out place with a few tables and chairs. They feature unusual vegetarian pizza combos, sometimes including mint and other nontraditional ingredients. Good, thin crust pizza. Order a pizza from Gioia's and hike up the hill to Indian Rock, where you can...More

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank Outdoorsman12345
Reviewed 28 May 2017

By way of credentials: I was born in Brooklyn and grew up in Queens. Pizza was everywhere and usually consumed standing. Is this true Brooklyn pizza? Brooklyn has changed and probably has avocado on pizza by now. But if you want thin pizza in a...More

Date of visit: June 2016
Thank Broaklynd
Reviewed 5 May 2017

By the slice or pie one of the best NY style pizzas around. (To be fair, it is really NJ style pizza, and yes, there is a difference)

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank K P
Reviewed 7 February 2017

Great slices - mushroom (funghi) and sausage are my favorites. Some fun combos as well, such as the Julian - proscuitto cotta, red onion, chili flakes & mozzarella or the Butternut Squash with gorgonzola and gremolata. Pies can be unevenly prepared with a lot of...More

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank russandmarti
Reviewed 10 December 2016

East coast transplant here, so glad I found this pizza place (they sell slices or pies) that is truly NYC-style (thin, floppy slices perfect for folding) but with Berkeley toppings (fresh, high quality produce) like plenty of earthy, fresh mushrooms piled on the Funghi, or...More

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank JenTravels808
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Is it good that such delicious pizza is within two miles of my home? Yes and no - for the obvious reasons. Which are our favorites - anchovy and hot pepper? mushroom? There are so many. Few choices, just a counter to eat in and...More

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank TGnorcal
Reviewed 9 September 2016

A great local place with fresh ingredients but our pepperoni pizza was too salty. Would go again and get vegetarian next time, the choices looked great!

Date of visit: October 2015
Thank X8723YLmichaelo
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
USD 5 - USD 15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1586 Hopkins St, Berkeley, CA 94707-2732
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Berkeley
  • Phone Number: +1 510-528-4692
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