10 Best Pizza Places in PhoenixJune 10, 2016 by Buck's Pizza | Comments Off on 10 Best Pizza Places in Phoenix
It comes as no surprise that pizza is one of America’s favorite foods. Gooey cheese, perfectly cooked crust, and amazing toppings – what’s not to love? Phoenix is no stranger to good pizza. From gourmet options to neighborhood favorites with toppings that range from traditional to unheard of, the pizza scene in Phoenix is alive and well. We’ve rounded up the Top 10 pizza places in the area to create for you this definitive list of pizza yumminess.
Pomo Pizzeria Napoletana
One of the top-rated restaurants in Phoenix on Google, Yelp, and Trip Advisor, this pizza place specializes in handmade, authentic Italian pizza and pasta. Even the flour they make their dough with is imported from Naples. Come for the pizza and stay for the wonderful ambiance and warm, friendly service.
Making wood-fired pizzas topped to pair well with craft beers and wine this Phoenix favorite has a drive-thru window so you can get your pizza without ever getting out of your car. The gourmet pizzas range from more traditional options like Pepperoni & Margherita, but also include fun favorites like the Casanova featuring prosciutto with dates and ricotta.
From humble beginnings in the back of a grocery store Chef Bianco’s pizzeria has become a true driving force in artisanal pizza. Wood-fired pizzas with carefully sourced toppings are served in a trendy atmosphere to large crowds. It will be worth the wait for a seat to get a taste of their homemade mozzarella cheese.
La Grande Orange Pizzeria
Part pizza place, part bakery, and part grocery store, but don’t let that confuse you because this place is serious about their pizzas. From their famous sourdough crust to the house-made sausage and fresh veggies they top it with, the fare here is sure to please any pizza enthusiast.
The trendy interior boasts hardwood floors and exposed brick setting the perfect scene for a fantastic meal. Featuring classic Neapolitan-style pizzas available in red or white versions coupled with handmade pasta and beautiful fresh salads this downtown gem will satisfy your lunch, dinner, or dessert needs. Check out their warm, creamy Nutella crepes.
Whether you eat in, carry out, or have it delivered, you can’t go wrong with Spinato’s pizza. They feature pizzas and calzones with traditional toppings. You can even order your favorite pizza in a take and bake version you can cook at home. Try Mama Spinato’s signature pie with fresh spinach and tomatoes.
Oregano’s Pizza Bistro
A traditional neighborhood pizza joint, Oregano’s has been serving pizza in Phoenix for years and specializes in traditional Italian favorites mixed with modern classics. There is a real family atmosphere at each of their locations, which when combined with their Chicago-style stuffed pizzas makes for a wonderful dinner out.
La Bocca Urban Pizzeria & Wine Bar
Combining Mediterranean and Italian ingredients with tasty hand tossed pizzas, this pizzeria is known for fresh, locally sourced toppings and handcrafted cocktails. Mix and match deliciously topped bruschetta with a delicious pizza featuring unique toppings like house-made pulled pork or roasted elephant garlic & manchego cheese.
Lamp Wood Oven Pizzeria
Featuring red or white artisanal pizzas cooked to perfection in a wood fire pizza oven, this place is one you won’t want to miss. They also make artisan breads, antipasto, and salads. Try one of their pizzas with fun names like Jese’s Girl a red pizza with meatballs, ricotta, and roasted red peppers or the Dirty Little York a white pizza featuring sharp provolone, soppressata, and artichoke.
Combining craft beers, fine wines, and wood-fired pizza, this place features house-made mozzarella and bread. With over 36 craft beers on tap, there’s no reason not to come in for a bite and a brew. Try their margarita pizza with prosciutto or look for something more exotic like the Spain which features chorizo, Spanish almonds, and harissa sauce.