Who doesn’t eat pizza? I mean come on. It’s one of the most loved dishes in the world and probably one of the most requested dishes in Olive Garden. But where exactly can you find the best pizza out there? If you travel for food, this is probably one question you’d want to find an answer to, right?
So without further ado, here are the top establishments that serve the best pizzas:
1. Pizzeria Gino Sorbillo (Naples)
Where else can you find the world’s best pizza? In the land where pizza was born, of course! Naples which is located in the southern part of Italy, was the birth place of pizza. But of all the pizza joints here, Pizzeria Gino Sorbillo is considered the best of the best. It has gained prestigious awards in fact. If you’re willing to brave the long lines and wait times, then be sure to put Gino Sorbillo’s at the top of your list.
2. Pizzeria Mozza (Los Angeles)
Los Angeles is known for a lot of things but landing #2 on this list of best pizza places probably came as a surprise. But it’s certainly a welcome one as Pizzeria Mozza blends the art of pizza making with the freshest premium ingredients for the sauce, toppings and crust. The crust, mind you, is second to none. It’s crispy and chewy, sweet and sour at the same time.
3. Paulie Gee’s (New York)
Brooklyn’s Paulie Gee’s will remind you of pizza from the old times – it’s nostalgic and absolutely delicious. But don’t think you’ll only find the classics here. Paulie Gee’s also boast of creativity and innovation, without compromising quality. There’s a good reason they’re deemed the best pizzeria in New York!
4. La Gatta Mangiona (Rome)
Craving for a woodfired pizza? If you happen to be in Rome, go to Monteverde and be sure to dine at La Gatta Mangiona. Giancarlo Casa the chef of this restaurant tends to experiment with the seasonings and doughs but they also have traditional flavors to choose from.
5. Luigi’s Italian Pizzeria & Pasta Bar (Grand Baie)
If you’re headed to Mauritius be sure to go to Luigi’s Italian Pizzeria & Pasta Bar which as you may have surmised, is owned and operated by Italians. This family-owned Italian restaurant has wood oven pizzas and excellent pastas.
6. Pizzeria L’Operetta (Singapore)
If you want to eat some Napoletana pizza but a trip to Naples is not feasible, then you can find options in Singapore at Pizzeria L’Operetta. This restaurant has been certified by the VPNA (Verace Pizza Napoletana Association) to serve authentic Napoletana pizzas. You can find them at Gopeng Street, at Icon Village.
7. Bæst (Copenhagen)
Bæst uses a wood-fired stove made especially in Naples so you can get true authentic style pizza. The flavors may pleasantly surprise you though as it’s often a combination of traditional Italian ingredients and Denmark’s local produce including its renowned homemade mozzarella.
8. Spacca Napoli Pizzeria (Chicago)
Spacca Napoli Pizzeria offers oven-baked pizzas made by actual Napoli artisans using fresh ingredients. Come here for good pizza, good ambiance and good music.
9. Lamanna’s Bakery (Toronto)
Lamanna’s Bakery is an authentic Italian bakery in Toronto but aside from breads and pastries, it’s also known for its giant pizzas. Be sure to come here with a big appetite.
10. John’s Of Bleecker Street (New York City)
John’s pizzeria is an old, historic spot in the Big Apple. Locals and tourists come here to get a taste of authentic Italian pizza.
Watch a video of John’s of Bleecker Street here: