Famous Pizza

98 S. Broadway
Denver, CO 80209
303-778-7998
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  • Monday through Sunday 10 a.m. to 11 p.m.
  • $
  • Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
  • No Alcohol
  • Delivery, Kid Friendly, Takeout
  • Street Parking
  • Reservations Not Accepted
Famous Pizza's hand-stretched, thin-crust pies are made fast, made fresh, layered with good-quality toppings and portioned generously, top to bottom. That's to be expected: Call yourself Famous Pizza, and pizza should be what you do best. But the thirty-year-old Famous also offers chicken wings, salads and sandwiches on fresh-baked bread, which really means they're made with pizza dough and filled with pizza toppings. On Tuesday, there's a baked-spaghetti special, and at all times, one of the city's best soft calzones.

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