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Famous Pizza House

23 N Main St, Norwalk, CT 06854-2753
+1 203-838-6100
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good40%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
20 Apr 2017
“Customer for 30 years!”
29 Dec 2016
Open Now
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM Hours
Pizza, Italian, Greek
$$ - $$$
23 N Main St, Norwalk, CT 06854-2753
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Reviewed 20 April 2017

I've been a Famous Pizza House customer for 30+ years. As a kid me and my friends would meet there on the weekend for some of the best pizza, grinders and "suicides" in Norwalk. My mother knew "Pete" the owner and would send us to...More

Thank Eva B
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

I ordered an eggplant Parmesan sandwich that was so greasy it was inedible. My husband and son shared a pizza, which was also drowning in grease. The waitress was nice and ended up not charging for the sandwich, acknowledging that it looked "a little greasy."...More

Thank bgdWestport
Elias C, Owner at Famous Pizza House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 January 2017

Hi there, I hope you'll give us the benefit of the doubt on this one! I know we can do better for you. There should be a good amount of juiciness since we make everything fresh, but of course I don't want your meal to...More

Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

My husband and our 2 sons went in for a late lunch. It was pretty busy and a waitress quickly cleared a table for us. Wasn't cleaned off but she was busy. We ordered cheese garlic bread and it was so good and crunchy. We...More

Thank Kjgaebel
Elias C, Owner at Famous Pizza House, responded to this reviewResponded 26 August 2016

Kjgaebel, thanks for coming by with the family to see us at lunch! I look forward to having you back whenever you make it back to Norwalk for another visit. All the best, Elias Christakos

Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

The food was amazing!!!! This place serves the BEST buffalo wings I've ever had in my life. I read a review about the white pizza, and it didn't disappoint. The server wasn't overly friendly, but she was professional. If I'm ever in the area again,...More

2  Thank AshRN_09
Elias C, Owner at Famous Pizza House, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2016

Wow, Ash, the best wings you've ever had in your life is a huge compliment! Thank you so much for coming to say that -- hopefully next time we can impress you even more with the next pizza you try. I hope that will be...More

Reviewed 4 July 2016

We had a large group and a last minute change of plans, they were gratefully able to accommodate our party of 19 at the last minute. We had a mix of pizza and salads, which were all quite good. Very pleasant experience all in all.More

1  Thank JrMushroom
Elias C, Owner at Famous Pizza House, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2016

I'm glad we could pull through and really help make your night special, John! Thank you for taking the time to write this for us -- I hope to see you back here again soon whether it's for a special occasion or even just to...More

Reviewed 15 March 2016

They have a pretty substantial menu for a pizza place. I had one of their grinders and it had onions and peppers and it was very good. The service is much better than expected for this type of establishment. I agree with the other reviews...More

Thank Escano777
Reviewed 18 January 2016 via mobile

Always a great meal & the Jamaican waitress is always great.love the pizza.fried calamari. Greek salad.hot italian combo (the works)is a must try.been going for a couple of years now and will definitely be back.

1  Thank Michael R
Reviewed 12 August 2015

I'd give 4 stars for the actual food, but this 5 star review is for the service. Norma was our server and she was absolutely excellent. She took care of us, laughed with us, and completely made our meal that much better. I've only lived...More

Thank Gabi F
Reviewed 29 July 2015

I have been going to this restaurant since I was a kid growing up in Norwalk. There use to be a waitress called Gloria...she was the nices.this restaurant is a neighborhood staple. It is known for it pizzas and deep dish meals. Love this PLACE.

2  Thank Pattiewild06
Reviewed 23 May 2015 via mobile

Been eating here since i was a kid. Out never changes it it's and had been serving excellent food since back in the day. I moved to Florida and flew back to visit family and they made me pizza that would survive the trip back...More

1  Thank Debora S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$14
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23 N Main St, Norwalk, CT 06854-2753
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Norwalk
  • Phone Number: +1 203-838-6100
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Famous Pizza House serves mouth-watering pizzas in a fun environment. All of our pizzas are made fresh to order. Whether you're in the mood for pizza, burgers, subs, salad, pasta, seafood or dessert, we guarantee that you'll leave our restaurant with a full stomach and a smile on your face. We look forward to seeing you!
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