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Cafe Vesuvius

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18 Bessom St, Marblehead, MA 01945-2329
+1 781-639-8120
Today
10:30 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 10:30 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 10:30 - 22:00
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Marblehead, Massachusetts
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221 reviews
158 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

This has been one of our go to neighbor hood pizza places for years, however, we can't keep hoping it will be better next time! I was disappointed when again they forgot the Syrian bread with our salads. When I called to question it, the employee said "oh we ran out of it" well tell me that when I order!... More 

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Marblehead, Massachusetts, United States
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37 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2016

I love the creative sandwiches named after Gods! We all leave happy and ingredients are so darn tasty. One sandwich is often shared, or better still, two and we share half of each!

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Thank Margi F
Marblehead, Massachusetts
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27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2016

Pizza is decent, as well as other dishes. I have eaten here a few times. To be honest not too memorable. I do not have the urge or want to eat there too often.

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Thank Roberta L
Marblehead, Massachusetts
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2016

Pizza is almost as good a Italy! Now there are two locations both in good locations-downtown Marblehead and in Vinnin Square Salem/Swampscott. Plenty of parking for both. We usually take out, but have eaten in at both restaurants. Salem/Swampscott has a lot more seating.

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Thank WendySW2013
Marblehead, Massachusetts
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47 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2016

Typically, If you don't know what you want, you give Vesuvius a try. They have many unique combo's on there pizza's. They surely won't disappoint

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Thank traveler19562015
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36 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2015

We have tried every pizza venue in town, and this seems consistently to be the best. A bit higher than the others but the quality is worth it. They also have excellent sandwiches.

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Thank Robert D
Boston, Massachusetts
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95 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2015

The sandwiches are all great. The pizzas and salads are also great. The prices are a little high but the quality makes it worth it.

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Thank BostonTricky
Salem, Massachusetts
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74 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2015

If you are looking for gourmet pizza, please be sure to bring a full wallet. The pizza is well made, but is 40% more expensive than the other local pizza joints

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Marblehead, Massachusetts
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2015

The pizza at Cafe Vesuvius is excellent. Until they built one closer to where we live, we were getting our pizza almost every Friday here.

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Thank Kindella614
Marblehead, Massachusetts
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110 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2015

I prefer the pizza here to any other pizza in town. The crust itself is delicious and an 'in-between' thickness. Its not too thick or too thin so can carry the sauce and toppings well. They have a great variety of salads as well. There are always at least five different 'buy by the slice' offerings so you have more... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$12
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 21:00
Monday
10:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
10:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
10:30 - 21:00
Thursday
10:30 - 21:00
Friday
10:30 - 22:00
Saturday
10:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Bessom St, Marblehead, MA 01945-2329
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Marblehead
  • Phone Number: +1 781-639-8120

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?