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WilderPenfield Feb 16, 2011 06:47 AM

So, it's a just a hope perhaps, but are there any new pizza options near Coolidge Corner? Or anywhere further afield with reliable delivery? Upper Crust is out for ethical reasons; we tried T Anthony and it was ok, but nothing to get excited about; ditto for Mangia. Haven't yet entered the Cleveland Circle fray -- is that our last chance? The Allston Regina's seems to be getting mixed reviews.

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    hynespb Mar 17, 2011 06:16 AM

    I really like Pino's alot, but if I am just in the area and getting a slice I would go to presto's. Can't go wrong with either.

    I'm not a big fan of crazy dough's. They got a tremendous variety of toppings, but i think the crust is too hard, and the slice is physically too thick for my liking. Last time I ate there the top of my mouth was hurting from the sharp dough! Still though, they do have some great toppings.

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      CarolinaGirl06 Mar 17, 2011 05:57 AM

      Have you tried Pizzeria Dante? It's gotten some mixed reviews here, but my roommate and I both really like it. Cheaper than Upper Crust, and the people are the nicest.

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        chuck s Mar 16, 2011 06:29 PM

        Don't know if they deliver but Mangia in Brookline Village has very good pizza. Worth checking into.

        1. Matt H Mar 16, 2011 05:48 PM

          The Delivery is kind of spotty at times but Brookline Spa makes a really good Pizza. Depending on where in Coolidge Corner you are its a very easy walk as well.

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          Brookline Spa
          75 Harvard St, Brookline, MA 02445

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            Berheenia Feb 17, 2011 04:46 AM

            My office in Brookline got some Crazy Dough Pizza delivered during one of those snow days and it was pretty good but I only had a slice of the Marguerita. They are in Boston on Boylston near Mass Ave.

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              tartandfit Feb 16, 2011 11:38 AM

              Pino's in Cleveland Circle is delicious, and they deliver.

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                gramercyfoodie Feb 16, 2011 03:58 PM

                second Pinos for best option we've had in Brookline. Also, Naked Pizza is opening in Coolidge Corner soon (if not already)...have no idea if they deliver or how it tastes but could be a promising option.

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                  BlueTrain84 Feb 16, 2011 05:08 PM

                  Third for Pino's, they have great Sicilian slices, too.

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                    JennyL Mar 16, 2011 05:40 PM

                    Naked pizza delivery tonite. just ok. not enough topping--spinach and feta. upper crust is better, but i'm boycotting, so looks like brookline doesn't have much by way of good pizza for delivery (though i haven't had pino's in years).

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                      CookieLee Mar 16, 2011 07:01 PM

                      Well, I have to respectfully disagree, as I think Pino's is very good. But, then again, I don't like uc type of pizza.

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                  Jenny Ondioline Feb 16, 2011 09:55 AM

                  Allston Regina is out regardless: they don't deliver.

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                    robwat36 Feb 16, 2011 09:29 AM

                    I really like Deno's on Cypress St., near the JP border. Nice doughy, airy crust.

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                      Berheenia Feb 17, 2011 04:43 AM

                      They're being replaced by Brother's Roast Beef and Pizza per the Tab.

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                      Brother's Roast Beef
                      986 Eastern Ave, Malden, MA 02148

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                      Karasto Feb 16, 2011 08:40 AM

                      Cambridge 1 in Fenway might deliver to Brookline, and it's delicious.

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