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two boots pizza:

yay or nay?

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    1. re: malibu

      agree. i don't know how this place is still around, let alone in mult locations.

      1. re: Renguin

        Definitely yay! But only the newman or big maybelle and only after 6 or 7 beers...:)

    2. A qualified yay. It's really stretching my definition of pizza, but I do enjoy the occasional slice of the Tony Clifton with some andouille sausage added.

      1. YAY--
        my kids are ne haveners and pretty good at pizza-- we all love it at GC
        caveat-- GC moves fast so it is fresh

        1. Definitely yay, not what consider pizza but I love The Bird

          1. Yuck. Bizarre (obviously, it's a love it or hate it thing).

            1. I wouldn't seek it out, but I like it fine. The toppings are good, and I have an irrational love of cornmeal.

              1. Still love the Bayou Beast-sopressata, andouille, jalapeno and crawfish. mmmmm!

                1. I go there strickly for the Newmann slice which is undeniably a YAY...All other slices are crao.

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                  1. re: italianagambino

                    I'm from New Orleans, and I say "nay." I tried the grand central station location when I was in NYC last year and didn't like it at all. But I suppose it depends on your preference - I just don't like all that cornmeal in the crust and dusted on the bottom of the pizza. Yuck.

                    1. re: pizzajunkie

                      I like the unorthodox cajun toppings. The jalapeno pesto makes my forehead bead up a bit.

                      But the cornmeal absolutely ruins it for me too. I think cornmeal on the bottom of a pizza is one of the greatest culinary sins, for which there is no pizza puragtory. It's straight to hell.

                      1. re: TarquinWinot

                        What's wrong with cornmeal? You don't like the taste?

                  2. Go try a slice from the Bleecker location and see what you think.
                    Two Boots had a lot of fans during the 90's. The cornbread crust is crispy, the sauce is well spiced. It's not my first choice but I don't get why anyone thinks it's outright bad.

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                    1. re: sugartoof

                      Agree, I have had much worse pizza in MANY places. Its just unusual but can be good, esp if you like spicy food.