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Marco's Pizzeria

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1854 Hendersonville Rd, Asheville, NC 28803-2494
+1 828-277-0004
Sun 11:30 - 21:00
Tue - Fri 11:30 - 21:00
Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Great spot for authentic NY pizza and awesome craft beer selection! The ingredients on our pizza were superior...slices of mozzarella instead of shredded and slices of bacon instead of bacon bits...super delicious and high quality!!!

Thank Audrey H
Jonesborough, Tennessee
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

The Stromboli is to die for. Its expensive but 2 can eat off of it! Could be better if they give you two sauces, one just not enough so ask for extra,

Thank christinett23
Jackson, Mississippi
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 23 March 2017

This was the yummiest pizza we've ever eaten! We did takeout (glad we did... the restaurant was packed at 7pm). Would definitely eat there again!

Thank 580deborahp
Asheville, North Carolina
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207 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2017

There are many better places to get pizza. Unfortunately we actually all got sick after eating here. Might be a onetime experience but it was enough for us. Just did not taste right?

Thank jimmcma
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Always looking for a good pizza----this one is good. Wife and I stopped in one evening about seven and the place was packed.... I consider this a positive thing. We were seated within 30 minutes-----the salad was good the pizza was very good...Server was polite and helpful----Will def return

Thank Ragwen
Asheville, North Carolina
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49 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 29 January 2017

This place is okay. There is definitely better pizza in the area. Another concern especially around lunch is they only have one waitress. The restaurant is small but if you are not the one there then you will be waiting, which is tough at lunch. The pizza is thin crust oven baked this pretty good. Overall I will not be... More 

1 Thank Yuliya T
Asheville, North Carolina
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137 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 November 2016

I can't say I'm an expert in "NY style pizza," but I do know what tastes good. And Marco's may have the best pizza in the South Asheville area. Just the right amount of toppings and terrific, chewy crust. And the Wednesday and Saturday half-price wine specials are great. Friendly service, too. After trying about a half-dozen pizza joints around... More 

Thank KaneCountyCritic
Melbourne, Florida, United States
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 25 October 2016

We ordered a takeout vegetarian pizza with pepperoni. The crust was doughy and the toppings mush. I would look at other reviews though, since our experience may have been an anomaly.

1 Thank Burns M
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

I eat here today it was really good pizza. There was a little bit of a wait when I got here but well worth the wait. The staff was very friendly too. I will be back.

Thank Joel C
Knoxville, Tennessee
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 9 September 2016

I've been to Marco's Pizzeria so many times and I have never had bad food. The pizza is always on par and perfect! This is by far the best pizza in Asheville and if anyone is looking for some place good to eat you need to check this place out. You will have no regrets! Yum!!!

Thank Mykel M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1854 Hendersonville Rd, Asheville, NC 28803-2494
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Asheville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-277-0004
Marco's Pizzeria continues the family business started in 1933 of cooking unparalleled New York-style pizza in two locations in Asheville, North Carolina. Marco's Great Uncle Patsy started the family's first pizzeria when he expanded the offerings of his ice cream parlor to include the uniquely New York-Italian dish. Patsy's Pizzeria in Harlem originally used a coal-fired oven to create a crust that is thin and crisp on the outside. Today, the fourth generation of pizza-makers in Marco's family continues to use Patsy's recipe and methods to create a dish that is unlike anything else available outside New York.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?