We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Sam's Giant Manhattan Pizza

1514 W Grand Ave, Grover Beach, CA 93433-2209
+1 805-481-3444
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good16%
  • Average16%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pie” (5 reviews)
“ny pizza” (2 reviews)
“sandwich” (2 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 22:00All hours
1514 W Grand Ave, Grover Beach, CA 93433-2209
All Details
Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (24)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 24 reviews

Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

We were visiting town for vacation, staying in a hotel. Decided to find a pizza joint. Did a quick search and found Sam's. Glad we did. It's a very authentic pizza place. Sam was very nice and order was made fresh. Pizza was excellent! I...More

Thank Ditdee74
Reviewed 18 May 2017

We went to Sam's with low expectations, but in the end we were positively surprised. The giant pizza is really giant and it tastes good.

Thank Benjamin F
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

After a big Denny's failure, we got a veggie pizza from Sam's Giant Manhattan Pizza. We've had Dominos, Costco, Little Ceasars and Round Table. None compare to the quality and superior customer service. The employees recognize us when we come in. There's an old school...More

Thank fishmarie76
Reviewed 31 December 2016

Unexpected strip mall surprise! Found last year as was open on Christmas Eve- Have been back multi times. Nothing fancy, but friendly fun place with good, solid regular (not exotic/weird combos) PIZZA!

Thank Robert M
Reviewed 29 December 2016

The giant pizza is massive. Easily the largest pizza I have ever seen. It tastes just ok and it is definitely nowhere near as good as NYC pizza. It is very saucy, not enough cheese and it has a dense bread like crust. NY pizza...More

Thank jcb272016
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

We just attended a function in Grover Beach that was catered by Sam's. Huge pizzas and salad were delivered and it gave us a chance to try 4 different pizzas. They were very good. Today we went to Sam's to try a sandwich. We shared...More

Thank Paul P
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

The owner was awesome, super friendly and fun to talk to, and the pizza is absolutely delicious! They even deliver out to the beach camping area! So glad we found this spot

Thank amt383
Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

After reading some of the reviews about Sam's I was expecting the service and pizza to be better. The pizza was good, but nothing other than your typical pizza. I thought the prices were high and they didn't give refills on drinks. We also tried...More

Thank Alexis G
Reviewed 3 May 2016

Be prepared! This is REAL pizza...no conveyor belts used here...you have to like your pie on a real brick oven...Mmmmmm!!!!

Thank Brad O
Reviewed 11 November 2015

Aaah! Tastes just like NY and NJ boardwalk pizza!!!! My absolute FAVORITE! So happy I discovered Sam's so I never get homesick for Pizza!! The staff is super friendly and helpful. They treat you like family!

1  Thank wonkers68
Nearby Restaurants
Cuyama Buckhorn
17 reviews
14.97 km away
Asian Experience
15 reviews
16.78 km away
Jo's Restaurant
17 reviews
16.72 km away
The Burger Barn
10 reviews
14.96 km away
Nearby Attractions
Carrizo Plain National Monument
79 reviews
14.24 km away
West kern oil museum
23 reviews
17.06 km away
Tule Elk Reserve State Natural Reserve
5 reviews
38.53 km away
Charles Paddock Zoo
102 reviews
46.08 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Sam's Giant Manhattan Pizza staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 10
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Accepts Discover, Delivery
Good for
Open Hours
16:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1514 W Grand Ave, Grover Beach, CA 93433-2209 (Formerly Giant Manhattan Pizza)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Grover Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 805-481-3444
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing