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North Beach Pizza

240 E 3rd Ave, San Mateo, CA 94401-4015
+1 650-344-5000
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Overview
  • Excellent29%
  • Very good44%
  • Average19%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (30 reviews)
“salad” (3 reviews)
“calamari” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Pizza, Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
240 E 3rd Ave, San Mateo, CA 94401-4015
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Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

While traveling to San Mateo we have ordered pizza from several places. North Beach is by far the best! We love their wings, Too.

Thank Margaret T
Reviewed September 30, 2018

Staff were very friendly, great vibes the moment you enter the restaurant...followed by excellent service. Food were sumptuous..we had calamari for appetizer with 2 kinds of sauces marinara & tartar..ceasar with freshly shaved parmessan cheese, cable car pizza was outstanding,the best crust has the right...More

Thank BakasyonZ
Reviewed September 19, 2018

After a long day of touristy stuff, my family and I were worn out. We headed back to the hotel and just ordered pizza. We chose North Beach Pizza. I'm glad we did. It was really good. Delivery was on time too. We ordered calamari...More

Thank RVIDI
Reviewed March 25, 2018 via mobile

We ordered pizza and pasta. Everything was really delicious! Service is fast and staff is friendly. They have the option of ordering personal pizzas, so you can have your own choice for yourself, plus you can choose your toppings. We definitely are coming back!

Thank Laura_Argentina_29
northbeachsanmateo, Owner at North Beach Pizza, responded to this reviewResponded March 27, 2018

Thank you!

Reviewed March 13, 2018

I am very conservative if I talk about pizza. The real Italian pizza on a thin crust, topped with mozzarella, always win my heart. I kept my expectations low since I knew the North Beach Pizza hasn't served that particular kind of pizza. However, I...More

Thank Acidov
northbeachsanmateo, Owner at North Beach Pizza, responded to this reviewResponded March 22, 2018

Thank you!

Reviewed February 15, 2018 via mobile

I did the lunch combo with a small pizza and a salad. Very fresh salad. Crispy crust. Good music. Sweet waitress. Good experience.

Thank henrik-kje
northbeachsanmateo, Owner at North Beach Pizza, responded to this reviewResponded March 22, 2018

Thank you!

Reviewed February 4, 2018

I was starving after getting off Caltrain from SF; therefore, I walked around downtown for a few blocks before stopping in North Beach (first time). Given its small size, I was fascinated by the interchangeable tables that alternate between seating for 2 or 4. In...More

Thank T H
northbeachsanmateo, Owner at North Beach Pizza, responded to this reviewResponded March 22, 2018

We hope to see you again Thank you!

Reviewed September 29, 2017

If you want not great pizza, but, AMAZING PIZZA and Italian Food, then come here!!! The dinner I had was spaghetti with clams and OH MY, what a taste explosion. I then had the pizza for lunch the next day, and I can only say...WOW!!!...More

Thank JonBond
northbeachsanmateo, Owner at North Beach Pizza, responded to this reviewResponded October 3, 2017

The North Beach Pizza family in San Mateo really appreciate your visit and feedback !!!

Reviewed February 9, 2017

We went to North Beach Pizza in San Mateo for Italian food. I had fettucine Alfredo which was very good and the portion was huge.My wife had Chicken Marsala which was also very good and huge portion.We both had a salad which was also a...More

Thank Phil S
Reviewed January 20, 2017

They have an amazing pizza selection...or build your own! We had the Coit Tower, but had it with pesto sauce instead of tomato! So good! And the crust was so yummy!! The staff is really sweet and helpful! And they cover for each other so...More

Thank JULIE M
northbeachsanmateo, Owner at North Beach Pizza, responded to this reviewResponded March 8, 2017

The North Beach Pizza Family in San Mateo would like to thank you for your business and review.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$40
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 a.m. - 9:45 p.m.
Monday
11:00 a.m. - 9:45 p.m.
Tuesday
11:00 a.m. - 9:45 p.m.
Wednesday
11:00 a.m. - 9:45 p.m.
Thursday
11:00 a.m. - 9:45 p.m.
Friday
11:00 a.m. - 10:45 p.m.
Saturday
11:00 a.m. - 10:45 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 240 E 3rd Ave, San Mateo, CA 94401-4015
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Mateo
  • Phone Number: +1 650-344-5000
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