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Nick's Pizza

10826 Ascan Ave, Forest Hills, NY 11375-5373
+1 718-263-1126
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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10826 Ascan Ave, Forest Hills, NY 11375-5373
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Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

I happen to be parked near by and just stumbled upon this place. What a great find ! Great Artisnal Pizza, in the heart of Forest Hills. I don't know if they deliver but I know I will certainly order if they do and go...More

Thank Satisharma
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Fantastic pizzas, outstanding calzones (the one with pepperonni is great). Also try the desserts in particular the tiramisu! Each time we go there we like it!

Thank 367PierreA
Nick G, Owner at Nick's Pizza, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2017

So glad the calzones and tiramisu have both hit the mark, Pierre! We're all looking forward to the next time you make it by. Until then, Gus, Owner

Reviewed 28 May 2017

I so wanted to like this place, as its close to where I used to live. However, on the two occasions I've been, the service was lacklustre, and the pizza disappointed. For a specialty pizza place, you really need to get the sauce right. You...More

Thank NYandAussie
Nick G, Owner at Nick's Pizza, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2017

We wanted you to like us as well, of course -- I'm disappointed that you didn't. It's possible that our style just isn't to your taste, but I'm taking your feedback to heart regardless. In any case, the service you get here should always be...More

Reviewed 7 May 2017

Going back to New York, eating good pizza was on the top of my list. This place came highly recommended and was not disappointed

Thank Buddettes_Journey
Nick G, Owner at Nick's Pizza, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2017

It's great that our pizza lived up to your expectations! I'm beyond happy that we were recommended to you and that you enjoyed some pizza with us when you were in New York. Hope we'll see you again sometime! All the best, Gus, Owner

Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

When I walked in I didn't think much more than "another pizza shop" BUT after we got back to our apartment and bit into it-boy did I change my mind....our son lives in Forest Hills Gardens and we visit several times a year. We now...More

Thank Paul A
Nick G, Owner at Nick's Pizza, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2017

I'm happy we were a pleasant surprise, Paul! It's so cool to hear that we'll be on your list of go-tos when you visit your son -- that's quite a compliment. Can't wait until you find yourselves over this way again! See you then, Gus,...More

Reviewed 4 April 2017

I was ready to have my salad & my pizza one weekday evening. I decided to drink water that night. Well, lo & behold, when I asked for a lemon to squeeze into my water, the waiter told me that it would cost $1.60 for...More

Thank GaryKane
Nick G, Owner at Nick's Pizza, responded to this reviewResponded 8 April 2017

This is something I'd like to look into, Gary. The lemon charge isn't a policy we have in place anymore, so knowing when you came by would help me address the situation. I know that you're unable to reply to this response on Trip Advisor,...More

Reviewed 13 February 2017

The pizza is delicious. Toppings and cheese are fresh. The service is mediocre, but it's barely noticeable because the food is so good.More

Thank bkc229
Nick G, Owner at Nick's Pizza, responded to this reviewResponded 16 February 2017

Thanks for stopping in and sharing a slice with us -- it was an absolute pleasure! We definitely always strive to use the freshest and finest ingredients possible, so it's awesome to know that our dedication to quality was so apparent. Hope to see you...More

Reviewed 4 January 2017

We had a very good experience at Nick's, a neighborhood favorite. Restaurant was quite crowded but after a brief wait, dining was fine and food was good. We even had leftovers!More

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Nick G, Owner at Nick's Pizza, responded to this reviewResponded 7 January 2017

Thanks so much for joining us -- we couldn't be happier to see how much you enjoyed your time here! We always strive to make our diners feel like a part of the family as soon as they walk through our doors, and it definitely...More

Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Excellent pizza and friendly service. Thin crust pie. They don't use a wood fired oven, but this pie is better than most places that use wood fired ovens.

Thank jmelarkin
Nick G, Owner at Nick's Pizza, responded to this reviewResponded 5 November 2016

Thanks for stopping by! Can't wait to have you back for more of what you loved soon. Cheers, Gus, Owner

Reviewed 24 October 2016

This is the second time my husband and I have gone to Nick’s and given all the options in Queens, we’re happy to make the return visit rather than try something else. The pizza is made in the old world tradition, thin crust, simple fresh...More

Thank Nancy C
Nick G, Owner at Nick's Pizza, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2016

Thank you for making my day, Nancy! I'm glad to hear our old-world style was so memorable for you, and I'm looking forward to having you back for the pizza and desserts you loved. Cheers! Gus, Owner

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16 March 2017|
Response from Marc S | Reviewed this property |
If I remember correctly not in pizza or calzone. Obviously the salads are.
15 December 2015|
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Response from natnpr | Reviewed this property |
Yes they had beer & wine available. We had a party of 8 & they would not take a reservation.
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10826 Ascan Ave, Forest Hills, NY 11375-5373
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Queens  >  Forest Hills
  • Phone Number: +1 718-263-1126
Nick's Pizza Forest Hills has been serving up thin crust pizzas & calzones for over 20 years. Melty mozzarella and fresh ingredients in Forest Hills, NY.
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