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Cristino's Coal Oven Pizza & Restaurant - Ybor City - CLOSED

1701 E 8th Ave, Corner of 8th Ave & 17th St, Tampa, FL 33605-3811
+1 813-248-2056
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“gelato” (28 reviews)
“pasta” (13 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
1701 E 8th Ave, Corner of 8th Ave & 17th St, Tampa, FL 33605-3811
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Reviews (98)
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1 - 10 of 92 reviews

Reviewed 27 June 2016

I hosted a group of people from Cuba in Tampa for a Human Rights event and we ate dinner there and we loved it and had a great time.

1  Thank Amber S
Reviewed 6 June 2016

Met a friend here for lunch. The food was really good! I had the Spaghetti Carbonara (would order it again) and had to take half of it home.

1  Thank beachbaby1277
Reviewed 19 May 2016

Christino's is a good local Italian joint with pizza, good pasta and gelato. I am a fan of the lunch buffet. It changes slightly everyday, but will usually include one or two types of pasta, salad, bread, meatballs, vegetables and chicken for around $10.00. On...More

Thank gscar35
Reviewed 27 April 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed great pizza, happy hour margaritas for two bucks and fresh gelato😎. Nice atmosphere and good food. Gave us a few tips about what to visit and nightlife spots.

Thank NMTRIP2014
Reviewed 18 April 2016

Showed up between basketball games with 26 people. Called ahead and we got setup outside on their covered patio. Service was excellent, prices were very good and overall everyone had a great lunch. The garlic shrimp was very good and two folks ordered the house...More

Thank XianFL
Reviewed 3 April 2016

Love this place for the atmospehere, food and convenience. Trolley is right there. Margherita pizza toothsome, just right. Salads are huge. Excellent winde choices.

Thank Lew S
Reviewed 24 March 2016

Even though arrangements had been made for our tour group, this restaurant was not ready for us. They said they had prepared food for their regular lunch customers, not us. We waited for quite a while for them to prepare the food. It is a...More

Thank Carolyn W
Reviewed 21 March 2016 via mobile

The shuttle driver at our hotel steered us to Cristino's and we're glad he did. The lovely outdoor dining area was too chilly to enjoy, so we dined indoors. Watching the hand tossed dough turn into a pizza crust was interesting. The small restaurant was...More

Thank derbycitylady
Reviewed 21 March 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend and I have been to Ybor city a few times and everytime we contemplate eating here but usually end up going somewhere else. This time, I was for sure stopping here! We went on a Sunday evening around 630. We actually found a...More

Thank Kahley B
Reviewed 20 March 2016

We were seated in the outdoor patio, I love the authentic Italian music they were playing. We had pizza and assorted appetizers. The pizza is a thin-crust style and the sauce and toppings were great. The mozzarella sticks were very good, the bruschetta was a...More

Thank JOM_Dad
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1701 E 8th Ave, Corner of 8th Ave & 17th St, Tampa, FL 33605-3811
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Tampa
  • Phone Number: +1 813-248-2056
  • E-mail
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