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Coal Fire Pizza

5725 Richards Valley Rd, Ellicott City, MD 21043-7195
+1 410-480-2625
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good45%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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Italian, Pizza
$$ - $$$
5725 Richards Valley Rd, Ellicott City, MD 21043-7195
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were there on the weekend for lunch and the place was not very crowded so I would have expected the service to be a bit more attentive. The pizza was good, but the hot subs we ordered were lukewarm and the tomato sauce overwhelmed...More

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 17 August 2017

The food is good. Nice to have a different kind of pizza and the Greek Salad was awesome! Would go again. Little noisey on Saturday night.

Thank lisakF8677RL
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Been here several times in the past few months. Pizza has a nice thin crust, can choose your sauce - we like the signature, toppings are plentiful and just the right amount of cheese - not too much. Salads are excellent - we like the...More

Thank natslive
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

We stopped here on the way home from Baltimore. Actually turned around because we had missed the exit and we were not sorry we back tracked. Service was on point and pizza was amazing. My daughter eat gluten free and it is always a challenge...More

Thank bbynrs_02
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Best pizza in columbia area. Need to get the spicy sauce which is amazing. Excellent service and a nice small bar

Thank DaveThornbury
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

We ordered two pizzas to pick-up with some fairly detailed instructions. Order was filled flawlessly and on time. Crust is delicious and and the red sauce and toppings were wonderfully flavorful! Yum!

Thank Georgesec
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Haven't been here in years and decided to give it a try. The pizza was awful. Not cooked on the bottom, tasted like frozen. The Calimari had no flavor. We were so disappointed. There are so many great places in the area, shocked this is...More

Thank lljpac
Reviewed 29 March 2017

If you like thin crust pizza, this is your place. The coal makes for a nice, rustic crust. Their fire sauce is spicy and tasty.

Thank Will4567
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

For the first time today, in 3 years, we were told we couldn't sit at the tall tables in the bar area during happy hour with our 6 year old. We've sat there with him numerous times; we've also sat at the short table in...More

Thank sylwill
Reviewed 1 March 2017

They say the oven is 900 degrees, but if so then they're not taking advantage of it. The crust is chewy but too dense. The sauce is too sweet and lacks Italian seasoning.

Thank John H
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Questions & Answers
6 February 2017|
Response from Justin S | Property representative |
Monday-Friday 3-6pm. Friday and Saturday 9-11pm. Bar only 21+ 1/2 price 12" pizzas and drink specials!
Maureen K
4 September 2015|
Response from Atlantic_dollar | Reviewed this property |
No. But it filled pretty quickly at peak night hours.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5725 Richards Valley Rd, Ellicott City, MD 21043-7195
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Ellicott City
  • Phone Number: +1 410-480-2625
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