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“Delicious Pizza, Good Service, Excellent Value”

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Whooster Pizza & Pasta
Ranked #110 of 322 Restaurants in Waterbury
Cuisines: Italian, Pizza
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Reviewed 6 March 2018

My friend and I found Whooster Pizza in the Entertainment Book and decided to give it a try. Glad we did! We ordered an extra large vegetarian pizza. It was LOADED with vegetables - mushrooms, onions, broccoli, spinach and olives. Our pizza was cooked perfectly. A slightly crunchy crust, yet nice and chewy. It was not greasy. Overall, very well done. The extra large vegetarian pie costs $20.50 -- a very good value. Quick service! They offer a full menu with a large variety of choices and lunch specials. I complemented the chef. The owner's son came out and shook our hands and chatted with us. We would return and highly recommend.

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Reviewed 10 February 2018

Nice friendly restaurant serving delicious Italian Food and their Pizza so especially tasty. They also offer free delivery and so easy to have meals sent to your home.

Thank Joanc
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Reviewed 8 June 2016

I had an extended lunch, and I am always looking for new places to eat. I was headed to a specific place when I saw Whooster Pizza and Pasta, so I thought, why not?

There were a few people in there, mostly older, obviously local. The décor was nice, the restaurant was clean, the waiter was friendly. I got a menu with the lunch specials.

I was amazed by the lunch specials. For $5.95 I could get a nice range of entrees. Lasagna, a chicken dish, a veal dish, cavatelli, etc. And for $1 more you can add either soup or a salad. The meal also comes with warm bread and butter.

The portion size was very good. I chose the lasagna and added the soup for $1. I had the pasta e fagioli. A nice size bowl which went perfectly with the warm bread. Both the soup and lasagna were delicious. I also got a can of soda. All this for under $9. I would have spent that or more at a fast food joint.

Their menu also includes a variety of wings, several apps, salads, hot and cold grinders, wraps baked stuffed pastas. There is also a mix and match pasta and sauce. Choose from a variety of pastas and sauces, such as broccoli with garlic & oil, mushroom or red pepper sauce, Bolognese, vodka cream sauce, carbonara and alfredo to name a few. There are also some nice chicken dishes, steak and veal dinners, seafood and of course a variety of pizzas and calzones.

Check out their website for a full menu. The prices aside from the lunch specials may be considered a little spendy, but considering what I got for $6.95 I'm sure the portion sizes are huge.

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Thank John A
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Reviewed 18 February 2016

L M.

This used to be my go-to pizza place, but tonight's pizza arrived raw in the middle with a tough, chewy, outer crust. The topping just slid off of the under cooked dough. I called and the man I spoke do was NOT willing to accept any blame for this nasty pie. I was told for a to-go order, one needs to order extra crispy because it gets soggy in the delivery bag. (Too bad the lady who took my order did not pass on that gem of information) No apology for the disgusting quality of my pizza, but he did offer to resend another pizza (at this hour, it would be too late to eat by the time it arrived) My family had ordered "to-go" from Whooster for many years and were never disappointed.....until tonight! I am searching for a new pizza place!

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Thank L M
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Reviewed 31 January 2015 via mobile

First of all: If you're new in town find DOMINIC & PIA'S. That is the BEST in Waterbury- but they don't deliver. They're worth the trip. I've tried to be a loyal Whooster delivery customer for 5 years now but the service is so bad it's not worth it anymore. Delivery takes forever and they screw up my order all the time- and give NO compensation. There's a lot of great pizza in waterbury- shop around!

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Thank bluemisa
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