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Johnny C's Pizza & Family

) #86 of 217 Restaurants in Schenectady €€ - €€€ Pizza, Italian
1821 Altamont Ave, Schenectady, NY 12303-3801
+1 518-355-8900
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good23%
  • Average15%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible15%
3 weeks ago
“No frills, just how I like it”
1 Mar 2017
“Delicious dinner!”
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Pizza, Italian
€€ - €€€
1821 Altamont Ave, Schenectady, NY 12303-3801
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Johnny C's is a simple, no frills Italian restaurant where you will find good food and pizza in an easy, relaxed (although sometimes loud) setting. Service is always prompt and the staff friendly. I especially like that the wait staff is efficient without being chatty....More

Thank Don D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A year and a half ago I reviewed Johnny C's. I thought I would do another review to let everyone know that every thing at the restaurant continues to please. The service, the quality of the food and their prices continue to make this place...More

Thank wmcleve
Reviewed 1 March 2017

We enjoyed a delicious dinner here. The restaurant was clean & comfortable & the service was excellent. Our waitress was so nice & willing to make our dining experience the best possible. She went our of her way to ensure the modifications we wanted to...More

Thank vaca577779
Reviewed 1 March 2017

I grew up in Brooklyn and have tried every pizza shop in the Capital District and Johnny C's is the best around. Their wings are great and so is their pasta, meatballs and Chicken Parm!

Thank John N
Reviewed 4 December 2016

I have been a long time resident of Rotterdam and never visited Johnny C's until this past Saturday, I could kick myself in the tail for missing out. Excellent food, wonderful staff, nice atmosphere and a fair price. I had the Linguini in white clam...More

Thank Craig F
Reviewed 28 September 2016

When I go out to dinner on Wednesday night I always go to Johnny C's. You cannot beat their chicken parmisean special that they offer - including soup or salad and a choice of pasta. The quality of the food is top notch and the...More

Thank wmcleve
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Stopped in here for a late dinner (`8pm) on a Saturday. Went for the staek sandwich. Seems that since Morrette's closed years ago, Sch'dy is void of a decent steak sandwich. They tried here, but was just so-so. Tiny bits of steak sandwich meat in...More

Thank Ken M
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

It's not much on ambivance, but the food is authentic Italian!! And large portions too!! Small so u may hv to wait....if you do, it's well worth the wait!!! My family all enjoyed it!

Thank KathyinNY
Reviewed 10 August 2016

Johnny C's offers a chicken parm special, including soup or salad, pasta and bread, every Wednesday. Salad was iceberg lettuce (ugh), one slice cuke, one piece tomato, sliced black olives and croutons. Chicken was pounded unbelievably thin and deep fried. Chicken was overcooked and burnt....More

1  Thank ann l
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

I grew up in Rotterdam... We only got pizza , and on special occasions we got Zittas & meatballs too! It was such a treat! Fast forward 30 yrs..... I thought of this as a take out place ( cause that's what I grew up...More

Thank KathyinNY
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1821 Altamont Ave, Schenectady, NY 12303-3801
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Schenectady
  • Phone Number: +1 518-355-8900
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