We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Nicola Pizza House - CLOSED

1215 Massachusetts Ave, Arlington, MA 02476-4243
+1 781-646-6090
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good11%
  • Average0%
  • Poor22%
  • Terrible11%
2 Aug 2013
“Sadly, Nicola's has closed due to retirement”
28 Apr 2013
“Great pizza and a welcome alternative to chains”
Restaurant Hours
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
1215 Massachusetts Ave, Arlington, MA 02476-4243
More restaurants in Arlington
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Reviewed 2 August 2013

After 40+ years, Nicola's has closed due to the retirement of its owners. A locally owned restaurant with the best pizza and canolis in town, Nicolas will be sadly missed by all of the regulars.

Thank rickiboston
Reviewed 28 April 2013

I was surprised to read other reviews disparaging this local landmark. This is a family-run pizza place that always brings up images from the movie, Mystic Pizza, in my head. I wouldn't go here for "eat in" (tiny, crowded space that isn't particularly welcoming) but...More

Thank laviajeraliz
Reviewed 29 March 2012

Too bad about this place... prices are too high for the food quality and atmosphere. You want Italian style thin-crust pizza? Go to Capri or head to downtown Lexington for Mario's or downtown Arlington to Papa Gino's.

Thank kilojolts
Reviewed 17 December 2011

Terrible terrible service when we called to place a pick up order. The man in the phone yelled "I don't know what you are talking about!" when I asked for cheese sticks then actually hung up on us as I was asking if we could...More

Thank luvdrseuss
Reviewed 6 January 2010

Their pizza is ok, but not worth dealing with gruff people. The customer is always right, but they don't play that way. Don't give them any business.

Thank Billlee82
Reviewed 5 December 2008

My husband and I love this restaurant. The service is a little gruff, but we've never had anything but hot, fresh and fabulous food. It's the best Italian in Arlington.

Thank AfromNC
A TripAdvisor reviewer on Facebook
Arlington, Massachusetts
219
Reviewed 25 March 2008

Awesome pizza

Thank A TripAdvisor reviewer on Facebook
A TripAdvisor reviewer on Facebook
Reviewed 15 January 2008

Excellent pizza, but over-priced.

Thank A TripAdvisor reviewer on Facebook
A TripAdvisor reviewer on Facebook
Reviewed 19 November 2007

Great quality food since I was a kid.

Thank A TripAdvisor reviewer on Facebook
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Lakota Bakery
95 reviews
.62 km away
Blue Ribbon BBQ
227 reviews
1.23 km away
Jimmy's Steer House
145 reviews
.44 km away
Toraya Restaurant
49 reviews
1.32 km away
Nearby Attractions
Wright-Locke Farm
8 reviews
2.01 km away
Spy Pond Park
46 reviews
2.59 km away
Cyrus Dallin Art Museum
23 reviews
2.24 km away
Mass Audubon's Habitat Education Center & Wildlife Sanctuary
8 reviews
2.41 km away
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1215 Massachusetts Ave, Arlington, MA 02476-4243
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Arlington
  • Phone Number: +1 781-646-6090
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing