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bryannyc Feb 22, 2008 07:58 AM

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    Foodboy RE: bryannyc Feb 22, 2008 08:13 AM

    Try John's Pizza on East 64th Street, just east of First Avenue. Thin crust, whole pies only. Among the best on the UES.

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      bastet212 RE: Foodboy Feb 23, 2008 07:41 AM

      i second john's, my fav.

    2. LeahBaila RE: bryannyc Feb 22, 2008 08:30 AM

      Mimi's around 86th Street is delish

      www.thelunchbelle.com

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        TipsyMcStagger RE: LeahBaila Feb 22, 2008 08:47 AM

        MiMi's is on Lex at 84th and is a great slice.

        For an excellent sit down brick-oven pie, Nick's on 2nd and 93rd is one of my favorites in the city.

        Tipsy

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          NAtiveNewYorker RE: LeahBaila Feb 22, 2008 08:57 AM

          84th and Lex. One of the last, great, differentiated slices in NYC. Tastes like it did in 1976 when I moved the the neighborhood.

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          ajs42548 RE: bryannyc Feb 23, 2008 06:31 AM

          For whole pies, go to Nick's on 2nd and 94th. For slices try Delizia on 2nd and 92nd.

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            Jack_ RE: bryannyc Feb 23, 2008 07:09 AM

            Nick's is great for whole pies and the canoli

            for a change of pace try Pintail's on York & 84th designer slices with whole wheat crust

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              jeanki RE: Jack_ Feb 23, 2008 08:01 AM

              I also agree with Nick's, very fresh, quality ingredients. I think they're better than Pintaile's personally although many like Pintaile's too (too biscuity/light for me).

              A little different, but Cavatappo Wine Bar around 89th and 2nd makes great personal pizzas with gourmet combos like prosciutto/arugula, tasty.

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