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John The Baker Restaurant

30 Long Ridge Rd, Stamford, CT 06905-3802
+1 203-325-0707
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good30%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible14%
6 Dec 2017
“Personal attention.”
15 Oct 2016
“Lovely meal with warm and attentive staff”
Opens in 23 min
Pizza, Italian
$$ - $$$
30 Long Ridge Rd, Stamford, CT 06905-3802
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Reviewed 7 December 2017

My company just relocated to a new location across the street from John's. Well it was worth the wait. My first visit I decided to just try the personal pizza. The service Was extraordinary and even better friendliness. As soon as you walked in, you...More

Thank robert f
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

My husband and I went there with another couple. The staff was so warm and attentive. The menu offered a wide selection with good prices and generous portions. We a lovely meal. The pasta dishes were excellent. It's clearly a family restaurant with a nice...More

1  Thank latourista
Reviewed 16 October 2016

We stopped here unexpectedly the other, and "WHAT A FIND'. There were 4 of us and each of our meals was excellent. Our server was great. Two of us including me had the veal parmesan , I would highly recommend. It also was one of...More

Thank hersh1977
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

We shared a large cheese the other night and it was delicious. It was perfect after a long day of traveling. If we lived nearby I would definitely have it again!

Thank Eve1717
Reviewed 13 July 2016

Had a Roma pizza and the special pizza of arugula, figs, prosciutto, goat cheese and Pino Niur wine. The crust is light, crispy, and overall delicious. Add a little olive oil and it is so like the pizza in Sicily!! Friendly staff/owners, good service. Would...More

Thank 2Italylovers
Reviewed 11 January 2016 via mobile

Recently are here and got terribly sick! I had ordered the Caesar salad with salmon well done. Once the salad came the salmon was basically raw so I had asked the waiter if he could heat it up more. Well all I could say is...More

Thank Kelley426
Reviewed 27 December 2015 via mobile

John the Baker is a Stamford institution 65 years and still going and still family owned. Its pizza is a local institution as well - I've lived 8miles away for nearly 30 years and local friends remover their first pizza from John's. It's good in...More

Thank Jmc5606903
Reviewed 25 December 2015

JTB has been a staple in the Bull's Head section of Stamford for decades. Good, solid Italian food in a relaxed, casual environment. Nothing fancy, just good food that will make you feel good. The whole family is there too. Get the "Mama's Special", chicken...More

Thank ParkerSturbridge
Reviewed 25 July 2015 via mobile

It hurts me to write this review but today was th final straw.  I have been going to this place for years and have noticed that their slices have been getting more and more subpar lately.  Anyway today I ordered a fettuccine Alfredo with chicken...More

Thank SolidNick
Reviewed 25 June 2015

Ordered a Cheese Pizza, Meatball Parm Sandwich and zeppoles. Everything was available for pick up within 15 minutes. Friendly people on the phone and counter. The food itself wasn't that great. The pizza was a little flavorless, the Meatball Parm Sandwich was dry (not enough...More

1  Thank Liz A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30 Long Ridge Rd, Stamford, CT 06905-3802
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Stamford
  • Phone Number: +1 203-325-0707
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