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Monza

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451 King St, Charleston, SC 29403-6232
+1 843-720-8787
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11:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Hendersonville, North Carolina
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441 reviews
277 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I have had the pizza at Monza in the past which I liked but wanted to try something a little different this time so ordered the lasagna. Glad I did. Super tasty and a good sized portion.

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Thank Chris P
Charleston, South Carolina
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Intimate and a local favorite that is always good. The pizza is Neapolitan style with a thin crust. Good craft beers too. A great place to run into while shopping King Street.

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Thank overlookmp
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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24 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped by for lunch while heading back to our hotel. We were just looking to share a pizza. They have wood fired thin crust pizza. We ordered a pizza with mushrooms and pepperoni and asked if they could put each on their own half. You would think this would be an easy request but we were told that they could... More 

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Thank RayFromPhilly
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I recently had dinner here. The penne with vodka sauce and the pasta with bolognese sauce were both very good. However, I was annoyed by the fact that when I ordered the special salad of the day, I asked my waitress if I could substitute balsamic vinegar and oil for the apple cider vinaigrette, and she told... More 

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Thank Denise C
Charleston, South Carolina
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had dinner there last night with my daughter. We used to love this place, but had not been in a while and really looked forward to. What a DISAPPOINTMENT. The only thing consistent was the water, the ambiance, and the staff--which was never really good-We sat across from a pouting hostess the whole time--but we always returned because the... More 

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Thank NOLAFOODIE123
Spokane, Washington
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40 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wanted a pizza and requested a substitute veggie and was told we'd have to build one from scratch instead. Pizza was overly salty and not as good quality as when we went there on our last visit to Charleston. Most of the customers were having something besides pizza. We won't be back, since pizza is what we were looking for.

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Thank billd10
Chicago, United States
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52 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You just can't go wrong with Monza. Outstanding pizza and pasta. Fabulous salads. Nice wine and beer selection. Desserts and coffees lovely. Love the décor. We go often. Outstanding service.

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Thank Susan L
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The pizza and salads here are fantastic. Everything was so fresh and authentic. Great atmosphere and staff. I highly recommend if you're looking for more authentic pizza versus the chain places. The Gelato is pretty good too.

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Thank jgcalhoun
Sydney, Australia
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120 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

The food is definitely worth going here for, but the service leaves a little something to be desired.

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Redondo Beach
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100 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

My husband and I were visiting Charleston and were overcome with Pizza cravings. The hotel recommended Monza so we decided to give it a try. The restaurant was nice with a wide variety on the menu. We ordered Caesar Salads with that famous soft boiled egg on it and then some brick oven pizzas. The pizzas were very good –... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 451 King St, Charleston, SC 29403-6232
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston
  • Phone Number: +1 843-720-8787

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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?