Since 1969, restaurant, hotel, travel & other witty reviews by a handpicked, worldwide team of discerning professionals—and your views, too.

Bertucci's Brick Oven Pizzeria

550 Boston Post Rd. Send to Phone
203-799-6828 | Menu
A plethora of brick oven pizzas and a family-friendly menu.

Lunch & Dinner daily

* Click here for rating key

Bertucci's Brick Oven Pizzeria Restaurant Review

: It can be easy to forget that Bertucci's is part of a chain, with its aura of a neighborhood joint. Its broadly appealing menu includes both traditional and exotic brick oven pizzas with toppings such as smoky hickory barbecue chicken, caramelized onions and mozzarella. Ask for a ball of pizza dough to keep kids entertained after you order. Appetizers like grilled shrimp, crispy polenta, pomodoro and pickled red onions; and Tuscan chicken wings, which are marinated in lemon and rosemary then grilled, are classics prepared with a creative twist. Not everything is hearty, though. There are lighter options, too; consider the salad of mixed leaf lettuce, tomatoes, cucumbers, red onions and black olives with grated Romano cheese. Well-executed main dishes include chicken Parmigiana served over spaghetti. Dine family-style if you wish. Finish the meal with creamy cannolis if your appetite permits; in any case, it's all better when shared.


GAYOT's Annual Restaurant Awards honor America's best chefs, as well as promising newcomers and a top restaurateur.