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Falbo Brothers

In a word: The dudes know their pizza.

The specs: #0172
Address, hours & details via Isthmus; reviews at Yelp; official web site; Falbo Bros. Pizzeria on Urbanspoon

JM and Nichole ate the Hawaiian pizza and 2 cans of soda.
The bill was about $15, or $7.50/person.
JM and Nichole both gave Falbo Brothers a B+ (see our grading rubric).

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We went to the Park St. location on a summery evening to pick up our Falbo Bros. pie.

Falbo Brothers exterior

The interior was bleak, and no one was in sight...

Falbo Brothers interior

...but that gave us a minute to peruse the menu, which was pretty extensive for a pizza place. It wasn't long before a dude came out to take our order.

Falbo Brothers menu

We settled on the Hawaiian (ham, pineapple, and green peppers with BBQ sauce) and sat down under the neon sign to wait.

Falbo Brothers neon

The wait was about 20 minutes, during which we kept ourselves amused by trying to name all 72 Wisconsin counties (in any order). A couple college guys - maybe the tenants of the apartment upstairs? - came in to buy slices, but seemed underwhelmed by the selection (2 lonely slices spinning round). They placed an order for a whole pizza and went out again.

Our wait was well worth it, however. Here's what we got:

Falbo Brothers pizza

We felt like we'd stayed long enough, so we took our spoils home to enjoy. The BBQ sauce was an awesome change, and complemented the other toppings perfectly.

It wasn't until later that we found out that Falbo Bros. is a chain, albeit a small one. And the pizza dudes seemed a little less than totally "with-it", giving the place a distinctly laid-back masculine feel.  Still, as a slightly cheaper alternative to Glass Nickel, it's pretty dang good.

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Russ Feingold goes to the Middleton location!

No way! That's awesome.

I concur with the review. Falbo's is actually probably among the top tier of Madison Pizzerias in quality of ingredients. Terrible service and slow delivery keep this place largely avoided by what should be a boon market of nearby college students.

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