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Taste of New York Pizza

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Italian, Pizza
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Taste of New York makes a good pizza. My family stayed in a hotel across the street from the pizzeria and had several pizza's delivered to feed a basketball team and family in town for a tourney. The pizzas were delivered hot and fresh. Loads...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank AlexanderDelarge
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

We we're looking forward to eating here based on reviews. Very dissatisfied. No flavor Crust was over worked maybe? Result was a subpar Cheese pizza. Meatball calzone, burned on bottom, was a big lump of dough w one meatball in it and some cheese. Choked...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Erica Tony C
Reviewed 26 October 2018

Just about as close to NY as you can get in Iowa, excellent crust, holds up perfectly when folded, very little grease drip, texture, taste, aroma perfecto! Plenty of items to choose from, pizza by the slice or take home an entire pie to share,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank MNMatt75
Reviewed 8 October 2018

This pizza is the closest you can come to in Des Moines for "New York" style pizza. Extremely good. I go back as often as I'm in that neighborhood.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Mitch H
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

Ordered online at 3:15 and ten minutes later I arrived to pick up my order. All the staff was in the back and the place was empty. Someone finally went to the front to attend to me and they had no clue I had placed...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Daniel J
Reviewed 20 August 2018

We ordered pizza to go on a Friday night right before closing and they were still very busy, so when there was an error on our order, I could understand why. We ordered three pizzas: Chicken Parmigiana Tony's Special Meat Pizza Pepperoni, which didn't have...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 1tip4u
Reviewed 12 June 2018

If you are ever hungry for good pizza and are on the west side of Des Moines, you need to stop in at Taste of New York Pizza. We did one weekend and were very happy. The test was the plain cheese slice - which...More

Date of visit: July 2017
1  Thank R2015TK
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

Ate here last night with the family. Reading the story, it’s owned by a retired NY police officer and his family. He definitely brought some New York back with him in his pizzas! We ordered a whole pie: half T.O.N.Y.’s Special (meatball, sausage, pepperoni) and...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank 748seths
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Found this little place while staying at a hotel down the road. Small place, so I recommend doing take-out. The pizza was available by slice or whole pie. We chose slices so we could each enjoy our personal favorites. Tasty crust with the perfect crisp...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank kimberlystamps
Reviewed 4 February 2018

Excellent pizza one of the best pizzas I have ate since I was a little kid. Big lots of cheese and thin crust

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Bob J
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