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California Pizza Kitchen

#245 of 2,448 Restaurants in Boston
₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, Pizza, Italian
800 Boylston St, Boston, MA 02199-8025
+1 617-247-0888
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good46%
  • Average23%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“salad” (31 reviews)
“egg rolls” (3 reviews)
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American, Pizza, Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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800 Boylston St, Boston, MA 02199-8025
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Stopped in for lunch after shopping. Very crowded but staff moved customers pretty well. I had the 7" BBQ Chick Pizza and Baked Potato soup. both very good for chain. Others had salad, Pizza and flatbread. All good and all arrived fairly quickly. Prices don't...More

Thank Sheetboy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Popped in for dinner with wife and kid and was given a table. The waitress served us and brought the food quickly. I was still eating pizza and she came over and took my wife’s plate away whilst knocking her glass of wine over. Still...More

Thank Iain W
Reviewed 13 January 2018

We like the California Pizza Kitchen at any location that we eat there. We ordered the "Works" thin crusted pizza. It was delicious. An upbeat decor and very competitive prices. A very good location in the Copley square area of the Prudential Center. Another good...More

Thank French S
Reviewed 8 January 2018

We visited that restaurant one Sunday evening while staying in Boston. And absolutely regret it! We never had a restaurant that was so chaotic, unfriendly, loud, and (compared to what you get!) quite expensive. Already the staff member at the entrance seemed completely bored and...More

Thank Ingo K
Reviewed 8 January 2018

We ordered some food to go on New Years Eve. Their food was very good. The pizza was perfectly cooked and the asian salad we ordered was delicious! There was a problem with my daughters kids meal, but we called and the manager ended up...More

Thank SCOTTM5677
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

Went for dinner on New Years Day. Boston was freezing and the restaurant was quite cold (don’t think that the heating was properly working)due to all the window. Set that minor issue aside the pizza was really good. Great Tasting base and fresh toppings. Dessert...More

Thank enjoyyourstay1234
Reviewed 31 December 2017

I've been a CPK lover for years. I was in Boston for some medical appointments and we stayed across the street from the Prudential Center so CPK was a natural choice for dinner. My kids had eaten at the Pentagon City CPK in April and...More

Thank Scooterboy66
Reviewed 21 December 2017

The last time I visited this restaurant was many years ago and when I returned this year with my daughter it was every bit as good as I remember. I'm always facilitated when I visited these restaurants and watch the American customers ordering full pizzas...More

Thank M-P7
Reviewed 7 December 2017

Had a lovely pizza and also chicken lettuce wraps-Service was great. We waited no more than 15 minutes to be seated and served with food. The mojito cocktails were an added bonus to this meal.

Thank 36lesleyd
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

I ordered the barbecue chicken pizza and added pineapple for an extra charge. There really wasn’t much pineapple. The amount of chicken was decent and the sauce tasted good. However, our service was too slow.

Thank Greekprof7
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 800 Boylston St, Boston, MA 02199-8025
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Back Bay
  • Neighbourhood: Back Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 617-247-0888
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