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New York's Upper Crust Pizza

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26612 Towne Centre Dr, Lake Forest, CA 92610-2809
+1 949-951-7400
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Lake Forest, California
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153 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 132 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 April 2015 via mobile

If you are looking for a true east coast style pizza, this is the place. Service is fast and friendly. Great family place.

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Parker, Colorado
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2015 via mobile

If you you think this is pizza that represents NY then you have never been there. The pizza had no real flavor and was like eating slightly tomato and cheese cardboard. I love good pizza, but if I am going to have the carbs it better be worth it. I was very sadly disappointed in place. 90% of the pizza... More 

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Laguna Niguel
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86 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2013

This is the closest you can come to real NY pizza outside of NY. The garlic knots are awesome, the pizza is excellent. Real NY family owns the place and they really work there.

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Trabuco Canyon, California
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25 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2012

If you can't go to New York to eat the pizza, go here. It's a very large pie, the way new Yorkers love it.

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Rancho Santa Margarita, CA
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74 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2012

I won't honestly try and tell you its anywhere near as good as a real slice from almost anywhere in NYC, but as California pizza places go, its definitely above average and that's pretty good in my book.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Pizza
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26612 Towne Centre Dr, Lake Forest, CA 92610-2809
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Lake Forest
  • Phone Number: +1 949-951-7400

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?