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Rinaldi's Italian Specialties

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408 Longmeadow St, Longmeadow, MA 01106-1315
+1 413-567-8903
11:00 - 22:00
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Well, it's famous in the area, but I find myself cooking at home than ordering take out. Bread they use is airy n fluffy...no taste. Pizza backfires from sauce. Mozz wedges good but holy freaking garlic in the sauce. Wedge slices are great. Pizza. Eh. Chewy crust...pull to chew.

Thank Matt S
Longmeadow, Massachusetts
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51 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Very friendly place, with a family atmosphere. Menu has many tasty options. Even has a separate room for a large party.

Thank elena111633
Enfield, Connecticut
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017

Their Italian food is all homemade and very fresh. Robert Rinaldi and his staff are very friendly. My wife cannot have red sauce or cheeze.He always makes her an all veggie pizza with oil. Very agreeable to people's wants.

Thank pvcrecyclerbroker
Mass, United States
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016

The grinders are great as is the pizza. The back room dining is cozy and generally quiet. Take out is equally good in a friendly atmosphere.

Thank johnsZ9339HP
Belchertown, Massachusetts
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

I have been here probably 10 times in the past 3 months while visiting family. The staff is amazing, the owner greets people warmly, the wait staff is efficient and the pizza is fabulous! Excellent meatball grinders too! A real find in a small town!

Thank laurrrrrrr
Coconut Creek, Florida
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

I have not had a bad meal there in years. Chef's specials are always good additions to the standard Italian dishes, sandwiches and pizzas.

Thank tinkerbelle2016
Longmeadow, Massachusetts
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52 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

Diversified menu, fast service and great food. The eggplant is excellent. Sliced thin and if you order the peppers and onions on your grinder or sandwich, it's amazing.

Longmeadow, Massachusetts
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28 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

Stopped on my home for eggplant grinder. It's ok, I've had better but the place is always crowed with locals eating in or take out. Like their onion pizza.

Thank vaca4U
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34 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

We have been dining in ( back room a lot of people miss) and doing take out so many years I can't believe I've never rated. Great meals, super pizza, and long time help have made this "piazza-rant" a favorite that we've supported for years. There's a reason this place has survived for so long!! Try it.

Thank Richard S
Longmeadow, Massachusetts
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

Food is average. If you want to experience the manager's unbecoming temperament toward his employees, this is the place to go to.

Thank Mary R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 408 Longmeadow St, Longmeadow, MA 01106-1315
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Longmeadow
  • Phone Number: +1 413-567-8903

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?