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Reviewed 26 September 2021

Based on a YouTube video comparison of Boardwalk Pizzas, we thought "The Dough Roller" would be a good choice. Maybe if we had ordered a whole pizza it might have been ok. But we each ordered a slice and it was very disappointing. The crust...was hard and there was very little sauce and cheese. As there are myriad other choices, I wish we had chosen differently.More

Date of visit: September 2021
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Reviewed 15 September 2021 via mobile

I had flounder sandwich. Terrible. Ate two bites. My wife had chicken tenders. She barely ate it . All tasted of stale oil in fryer. The biggest complaint- menu claimed “fresh brewed iced tea.” It was powdered. Never again. The server didn’t question why the...food was barely touched.More

Date of visit: September 2021
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Reviewed 9 September 2021

My family n i ran back to the hotel to the hotel looking for bathrooms. We all got sick n we aren’t the only ppl. Where are the neg reviews. This place is now known as the Diarrhea roller to many. Do not go here

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed 19 August 2021

This pizza was so good. Thin crust, yummy sauce and cheese. Perfectly prepared. A taste of home from the Northeast has come down south. Thank you dough roller

Date of visit: July 2021
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Reviewed 19 August 2021 via mobile

On vacation and heard much about the eatery. My family of 7 piled inside for lunch and were promptly seated. Table and floor area were not properly cleaned. Some of the drinks had a foul smell of bad tap water. Sever was not friendly. But...the pizza was very good. Probably would not visit again.More

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed 9 August 2021 via mobile

Best pizza,hands down, on the boardwalk. I always leave home early enough to have lunch on our travels here and eat there 2 more times during the week. Always superior service to go along with the superior pizza. My SIL got the barbecue chicken pizza,...daughter got Hawaiian and mom and I got pepperoni and cheese. I always recommend the Dough Roller and it is right next door from where I stay!More

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed 7 August 2021

So we ate here for breakfast and it wasn't bad. I expected better though for the price. The table was very wobbly and the waitress was not very friendly but everyone has bad days plus everywhere is understaffed. Food came out very quickly.

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed 5 August 2021 via mobile

Took an early am trip to Ocean City from Dewey and needed pancakes. We found them. Nice selection. I had the pecan pancakes and the wife had the Big Roller. We were good for hours. It get crowded, so be prepared to wait a bit....Service was great.More

Date of visit: August 2021
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Kevin G., Owner at The Dough Roller, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2021

We thank you so much for your kind review. Have a lovely day and come back soon!

Reviewed 26 July 2021

It proved to be really difficult to find a restaurant that didn't have an extreme wait on the boardwalk during our recent vacation. The Dough Roller is a really large restaurant, so we were able to eat there twice without a wait, although it was...busy. Food and service were fantastic both times. Would recommend!More

Date of visit: July 2021
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Kevin G., Owner at The Dough Roller, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2021

Thank you so much! We are thrilled your experience was top notch and we sure hope to see you back with us again soon!

Reviewed 24 July 2021 via mobile

Chicken Fingers and Buffalo Wings undercooked—- Pizza was decent and cooked well. They rushed my order cause it was ready in 20 minutes. Who was cooking- $25 wasted- disappointed.

Date of visit: July 2021
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Kevin G., Owner at The Dough Roller, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2021

We are terribly sorry to hear this. Should you ever have an issue, please seek out a manager so we can amend this right away. We always want our guests leaving full and satisfied!

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Thanks for asking... no i did not get a response...oh well.. R. Olear MS BUSINESS EDUCATION NIAGARA UNIVERSITY 31+ year Veteran Business Teacher
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why having so many other places would you want to eat there? Even more if you are from NY... Do yourself a favor and eat somewhere else. This place is an insult to NY's pizza.
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The Dough Roller is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 3.5
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 3.5
  • Atmosphere: 3.5