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#175 of 3,010 Restaurants in Austin
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507 San Jacinto Blvd, Austin, TX 78701-3623 (6th Street)
+1 512-474-9899
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Today
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 17:00 - 22:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 14:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 23:00
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Cincinnati, OH
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221 reviews
151 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I had the bianca with prosciutto and the prosciutto was some of the best I've had. The dough was thin and flexible, but with a nice crunch to it, with just the right amount of burn marks from the open flame. It's a small place, but the service was excellent and food worth it.

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Thank MrFrump
Cleveland, Oh
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1,191 reviews
504 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 452 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a cozy little place with a few table with serves mostly pizza, which is made on a wood fire oven and it is quite good. The wine list with wines from Italy and particularly Sicily, was surprisingly excellent.

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Thank marcopolo111
Manchester, UK
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154 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Read good reviews for this place so headed in without reservations early Sunday evening and 2 of us were seated with no issue. Although it soon filled up. Real mix of clientele - solo diners, families, couples. The space is dark and cosy. Quite romantic. Open kitchen and it was nice to see what was going on. Shared a totally... More 

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Thank rlhardman
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a nice dinner with my two sons here last week. Staff were very friendly, and the food was very good.

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Thank Chris K
Greenville, South Carolina
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179 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

Austin after dark. Looking for a casual place to eat. Pizza maybe - but an upscale menu. This is your place. They have far more than just pizza - but with their dedicated ovens, I'd offer that this is the star. We were a group of 10 - a HUGE crowd for this small establishment but they accommodated our reservations... More 

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Fort Worth, Texas
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28 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2016

We were able to nab reservations fairly quickly for a Saturday night, which I do recommend since they had to turn away a few folks attempting to walk up for a table. I can honestly say, this is one of the best wood fired Margherita pizzas we've had in our pizza eating adventures in Texas. The dough had a perfect... More 

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Thank Angela T
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42 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

I went here late one night after a corporate event; it was open when others were not. The atmosphere was pretty cool, simple, with good tunes and just the right amount of light; the overall feel of being cool without trying to be cool. The pizza was pretty good and the menu was just the right size, not too many... More 

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Thank CorporateCraig
Fort Worth, Texas
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66 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2016

We had 3 different pizzas and an appetizer. EVERYTHING was salty. I like salt as much as the next person but I'm not a hamster and I don't need a salt lick. The pizza on the streets of Austin is way better. I'll not be going back.

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Thank tlee8979
Austin, Texas
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200 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 June 2016

I like this place. Good pizza and the meatballs are delicious. Decent wine list. So close to 6th Street but feels a world away (in a good way). Worth a visit.

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Thank OaklandBK
London, UK
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2016

Arrived without a reservation- group of 7 guys and managed to squeeze a table in an otherwise packed restaurant. Staff very attentive and turning everything round at a decent speed. Best bit was the starters- we ordered tasty stuffed eggplant, burratta, beautiful meatballs and a very good baked ricotta. Pizzas are the only choice for mains and you won't be... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
Friday
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 507 San Jacinto Blvd, Austin, TX 78701-3623
    (6th Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 512-474-9899

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?