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Modern Apizza

874 State St, New Haven, CT 06511-3925
+1 203-776-5306
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“italian bomb” (47 reviews)
“pie” (92 reviews)
“pizza” (509 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
874 State St, New Haven, CT 06511-3925
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Reviewed 16 March 2016 via mobile

Modern serves very good Italian food in a casual environment. The Service is good too and the prices are very reasonable Expect a line on the weekend.

Thank Sherrymik
Reviewed 13 March 2016 via mobile

When I eat pizza in new haven this is my go to spot. I've eaten all over the city and Modern is hands down the top dog when it comes to pizza. They have the best classic brick oven pizza with a perfect thin crust....More

Thank Brendan G
Reviewed 9 March 2016

We went to Modern Apizza for the first time in early March for lunch. I have to say the pizza we had (half eggplant, half meatball) was excellent. This is now my favorite pizza place in New Haven. Sorry, Pepe's. We'll try you again sometime....More

Thank Chuck105
Reviewed 9 March 2016 via mobile

Probably the best pizza in CT. Great atmosphere and great staff. Good selection of pizzas and worth trying it im sure you wont regret.

Thank Elvin S
Reviewed 8 March 2016

In a city which views it's self as the home of American pizza, Modern is the place to go. Fast and efficient with the best crust and sauce you can't go wrong.

Thank rtp609
Reviewed 7 March 2016

Always heard of the great New Haven pizza experience and never got to actually enjoy it until now. Now that we have we can't wait to go back. We have had Pepe's but not from the New Haven spot. Modern is just as good if...More

Thank Darlene T
Reviewed 5 March 2016 via mobile

Modern's take out was right on time, but like most take outs always best when served hot out of the oven. Traditional New Haven thin crust is always the best! (generally speaking).

Thank StrayCat79
Reviewed 2 March 2016

In town on business, a colleague recommended Modern as one of several pizza joints to visit in New Haven ... I ordered a Margherita pizza ... is was disgustingly salty ... I happened to knock my drink over an nobody bothered to ask if I...More

Thank Goldseater
Reviewed 2 March 2016

We recently went here for pizza with friends.. The service is always very good... prompt, quick and very nice and they do not rush you even though they are so busy.. I guess what I don't understand is how they are rated so high for...More

1  Thank CTCouple310
Reviewed 29 February 2016

Everyone in New Haven has his or her favorite pizza place, and our has been Modern Apizza for more than thirty years. The thin-crust pizza is invariably excellent. Most important, Modern does not act as if they are doing you a favor by serving you...More

Thank Panajody
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Are you on campus?? Trying to find an on campus place to get a gc for a soon to be freshman that will be living on campus.
25 May 2016|
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Response from Tooltart | Reviewed this property |
Not on campus, but there are many that are. Most will go to what's closest or to one that delivers. There are many & different styles too - like Greek style pizza with thicker crust vs thin crust. It depends on where you are... More
Do you have gluten free pizza?
21 July 2015|
Response from Hebgolfer | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it is based on what I know. Check the local 'Yelp' web site.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
23:00 - 11:00
23:00 - 11:00
23:00 - 11:00
12:00 - 11:00
12:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 874 State St, New Haven, CT 06511-3925
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  New Haven
  • Phone Number: +1 203-776-5306
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