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oilpainta

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  • Joined: 6/18/2011
  • Location: woodstown, NJ
CT pizza with a baby! Sat, 08/4/12 3:57 PM (permalink)
Hi!  I am traveling from south jersey to Boston in September and need some suggestions. I would like to stop in CT for some pizza but need some suggestions that would be baby friendly ( I have a spunky 10 month old).  Are there any good places where the wait wouldn't be super long?  We will be there on a Thursday around 730 or 8 pm.. Thanks!!
 
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    Ralph Melton

    Re:CT pizza with a baby! Mon, 08/6/12 9:31 PM (permalink)
    I don't have an answer myself, but I hope you get an answer.
     
    The only CT pizza place I've been to was Frank Pepe's. We arrived about 7:30 or 8 and had a bit of a wait but not much.
     
    I would suggest calling ahead to explain your situation and ask if the pizzeria could help ease your wait.
     
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      charlieb

      • Total Posts: 27
      • Joined: 12/19/2005
      • Location: Bethel, CT
      Re:CT pizza with a baby! Sat, 09/1/12 1:46 PM (permalink)
      Hi All,
        Is Frank Pepe's in New Haven? If it is, was there with bike group, told we had to wait one hour.........hmmm must be a great pizza place. I regret not getting a chance to go back there before moving to Indiana.
       
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        kland01s

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        • Joined: 3/14/2003
        • Location: Fox River Valley, IL
        Re:CT pizza with a baby! Sat, 09/1/12 2:59 PM (permalink)
        I would think if you went earlier like 6 you'd have a better chance getting right in to a place.
         
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          Glenn1234

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          • Joined: 3/24/2009
          • Location: Northern VA (the nasty Washington D.C. 'burbs part
          Re:CT pizza with a baby! Sat, 09/1/12 11:14 PM (permalink)
           
           
           
          Zuppardi's Apizza in West Haven.  Friendly neighborhood place, and fine for kids.  As good or 99+% as good as Frank Pepe's, without the Frank Pepe's wait 
           
          179 Union Ave.
          West Haven, CT  
           
          Exit 43 heading 95 North. 
          Exit 44 heading 95 South.
           
           
          Glenn
           
           
           
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            jonsull

            • Total Posts: 20
            • Joined: 1/12/2009
            • Location: Newington, CT
            Re:CT pizza with a baby! Tue, 09/4/12 11:06 AM (permalink)
            I second the Zuppardi's recommendation!!
             
             
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              mjambro

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              • Joined: 2/7/2006
              • Location: Providence, RI
              Re:CT pizza with a baby! Tue, 09/4/12 8:18 PM (permalink)
              Jerry's in Middletown has excellent pizza - by the slice if that's your preference.    IMO, best traditional pizza in CT - more NY style than that of thin crusted Pepe's (also excellent and well known, but different style plus Pepe's is not all that child friendly, plus expect a wait).  Jerry's is a little out of the way from I-91, but not too far from Rt 9 to get back onto I-91.  Very informal strip-mall type environment, but very high quality pizza, well known throughout central CT.   Well worth the small detour.
               
              http://www.jerrysct.com/menu.php - 635 South Main St, Middletown, CT
               
              http://roadfood.com/Restaurant/Overview/221/jerrys-pizza
              <message edited by mjambro on Tue, 09/4/12 8:31 PM>
               
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