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Cristino's Coal Oven Pizza

1101 S Fort Harrison Ave, Clearwater, FL 33756-3907
+1 727-443-4900
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“gelato” (386 reviews)
“pizza” (668 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00 Hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
1101 S Fort Harrison Ave, Clearwater, FL 33756-3907
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were told about Cristino's a few years ago. Since then, it's our go-to spot for truly great pizza & gelato. Their lasagna & other dishes are also great, but we crave the pizza. We live in Pittsburgh, but can't wait until we return to...More

Thank Martyp1234
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Don't waste time trying to find a place to eat near the beach, take a quick drive to Christino's and you will not be disappointed! The service is very attentive and the food is great tasting. The pizza is top notch with tons of toppings...More

Thank Alombard
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Friends recommended this restaurant. Place was crowded but got a seat right away. Ordered a large pepperoni pizza which is stoned fired. Crust was perfect with fresh tomato sauce and homemade mozzarella. Magnificent. Just like Brooklyn.

Thank Donna G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Their pizza and entrees were inexpensive and the pizza was delicious! Wish we had room to have dessert. The gelato looked amazing too!

Thank LALA426
Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

We were in clearwater today at the beach and stopped into the visitor center at Pier 60. The guy working recommended this place for pizza. The pizza is outstanding! Great flavor! We also had a small strawberry gelato for dessert, it was very creamy and...More

Thank Jennifer N
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

Super successful date night. We ate outside with all the twinkling lights. Great service. We both had pizza. The small is big enough to share. Samplers of the gelato convinced us to order the hazelnut gelato. Felt like we were back in Italy. The small...More

Thank lbshadow
Reviewed 10 March 2018

We were on vacation on ate here on recommendation. Twice!! Place was very busy, but wait time was minimal. Seated quickly by very friendly staff. Drink/food orders were taken immediately. Food was received in a nice time, allow for some socializing. HIGHLY recommend the pizza....More

Thank Mike C
Reviewed 10 March 2018

I was in Florida to see family in Dunedin and one night my cousin brought Cristino's pizza home with her from work and I was obsessed. A few days later my mom and I were looking for a quick lunch to eat in Clearwater and...More

Thank maymay22
Reviewed 10 March 2018

Great coal fired pizza. We had a pepperoni cheese pizza and a Bianca pizza. Both were excellent . Would love to get back there and try their main courses , they looked very good.

Thank William C
Reviewed 8 March 2018

We come here every year we are on vacation. The pizza is as authentic as old world italian. Its hard to come across pizza this good in clearwater we highly recommend it.

Thank doug999333
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Maria L
6 May 2017|
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Response from catdee02 | Property representative |
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28 March 2017|
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Response from Marisa F | Reviewed this property |
I went there with a group of 10 in February while in the area for a conference. We had a 15 minute wait, but it was worth every minute. I don't remember if we tried to get reservations. The pizza is AMAZING and the... More
Dick S
21 March 2017|
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Response from kevinandrita | Reviewed this property |
No idea. I just enjoyed all of the dishes with their cheese.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1101 S Fort Harrison Ave, Clearwater, FL 33756-3907
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Clearwater
  • Phone Number: +1 727-443-4900
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