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Steve Sep 29, 2006 06:51 PM

I've been avoiding PP for a few years now after a couple of weak experiences, but all was well the other day at the Georgetown location where I ordered an Atomica (thanks Marty L.). Wow, it was the single best crust I've ever had. In fact, it was better than I could imagine a pizza crust to be. So light, complete structural integrity, and even a nice gooey part where the crust was folded over near the edge. The salami on top really put standard pepperoni to shame. Complete bliss.

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    hungryT Oct 4, 2006 08:17 PM

    I stopped by for lunch a couple weeks ago. I swear I recognize the brunette waitress from HS. Anyways, good ingredients. I only added some sausage to my order, too bad it wasn't a spicy italian sausage. All in all, great pizza.

    1. Bill4242 Oct 4, 2006 11:05 PM

      When you're in there, don't neglect to check out the extensive beer list. They have some truly excellent choices, ranging from Belgian and German choices to American craft beers. The downstairs has been refubished as "Birreria Paradiso", and is absolutely worth the trip even if you don't have one of their excellent pizzas.

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        Jim Zurer Oct 5, 2006 01:33 PM

        Glad that you enjoyed Pizzeria Paradiso....

        As a confirmed New York and New Haven pizza addict, Paradiso remains my favorite DC source. Although the vongole pizza at 2 Amys that I had last week was pretty terrific also........

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          hungryT Oct 11, 2006 02:29 PM

          lol! I wished I could have a beer during work. Even if I do have a *much* longer lunch than most.

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