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Luigi's Pizza

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936 8th Avenue, Between 56th Street & 55th Street, New York City, NY 10019
+1 212-265-7159
11:00 - 22:30
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 22:30
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18 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate here twice during our 5 day stay as it was so good and so cheap. I also got the impression it attracted a lot of loyal locals. I just had a piece of margarita each time and it was lovely. The chicken salads looked great as well if I had felt tempted by a healthier option and you... More 

Thank Rubies191014
Libertyville, Illinois
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105 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Arrived to hotel late, wife says "go get me pizza". Concierge said go here. Off I went like a good husband. No wait, point and they heat it up. Wife eats no meat pizza, plenty of choices, I went with meat. Great pizza, added Caesar salad, great deal

Thank Ed M
Brunswick, Ohio
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26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

After searching all over NYC looking for the perfect slice we finally found it at Luigis. The house salad was phenomenal two thumbs up

Thank Jackie G
New York City, New York
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70 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016

Located on Eighth Avenue between W.55&56 Streets, Luigi's offers a variety of pizza styles and topping worth the visit. Always busy (locals know a good thing when they have found it), the pizzza as well as main courses of Italian traditional entrees are always hot, fresh, and delicious. The decor is the usual, simple, unadorned pizza shop fair, but come... More 

Thank Gene S
Tel Aviv, Israel
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71 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

In a town with so much to offer, its a waste to spend a meal at luigis. The food is less than mediocre; fat tasteless and unappealing. Don't waste your time here!

Thank israelifamily
Silver Spring, Maryland, United States
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100 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Popped into this little place for a couple of slices of pizza for lunch and we were not disappointed. The staff were helpful and fun, and the pizza was great. My wife and I grabbed a few slices of their pepperoni sausage pizza. The slices were generous with a very thin crust and just the right amount of sauce. Seating... More 

Thank TBone0910
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Thanks fellow Trip Advisors for the great recommendation! This was our first meal in NYC and it was great! Friendly service, generous slices and just excellent pizza. Yum!

Thank EDR1966
Kansas City, Missouri
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46 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

We're not from New York and don't intuitively know how pizza places work there, but the guys at Luigi's were very nice and helpful. My husband ordered pasta, and it came out very quickly. He loved it and got more to eat than he needed. I love a good Caprese Pizza, and they have one here. Overall, we were able... More 

Thank ozark_Roxy
New York City, New York
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

Everything I have ever eaten from here has been good. My favorite dish is the breaded chicken salad with the house dressing. The food is served quickly, the staff is friendly and if you're ordering take-out, you're in and out quickly.

Thank TheKrull
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Let me start out by saying if you are on a controlled diet or trying to loose weight then this is not the place for you! On the other hand if you are after good quality pizza then check Luigi's out! Service was quick and pizza freshly baked but glad we didn't make the mistake of ordering a whole pizza... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 936 8th Avenue, Between 56th Street & 55th Street, New York City, NY 10019
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-265-7159

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

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