You’ve heard it said that everything is bigger in Texas, and Houston is no exception, especially when it comes to pizza! Houston is home to many different establishments, from classic Italian American chains to authentic Italian restaurants formed from historical and well respected companies. These eateries have perfected their craft and remained in the hearts of locals. In Houston you’ll have no problem finding a delicious pizza made the Texan way! With restaurants mainly taking the well-known shape of locally loved countertop pizzerias or family run- family friendly sit-down eateries, two things are guaranteed in Houston: great pizza and a warm welcome!
With the promise of everything being bigger in Texas, you’ll find almost every pizzeria or restaurant featuring an array of deep dish Chicago style pizza, packed with awesome flavours and hearty ingredients sure to leave you wanting for nothing more. Chicago-style pizza is baked with a deep doughy base and thick edges that help the pie contain generous amounts of sauce and cheese. It’s a super filling style of pizza that is popular across the United States, including in Scottsdale.
For the top rated and fastest delivery in Houston, with 4.9 stars and nearly one thousand sparkling reviews, Fuzzy’s Pizza and Italian Café won’t have you waiting long for your delicious slice of the pie! Silence those tummy rumbles with Fuzzy’s hearty deep dish pizza, and with a menu section dedicated to Chicago deep dish options, you’ll definitely be left satisfied! Choose from the classic and original Chicago deep dish, made with a classic and unbeatable cheese blend and rich tomato sauce. Or, if you want a flavour frenzy to wrestle your hunger, the build-your-own pizza with up to three topping options is sure to get the job done. Customize your pie with tasty meats like the traditional pepperoni, the authentic Italian sausage, or go all out with the hamburger option. Pair these brilliantly with the options of mushrooms, green peppers and onions, just to name a few! Or if you prefer that crisp and thin base, Fuzzy has you covered! With an extra thin crust option you’ll get the authentic taste of Italy in every bite!
Located in the heart of Houston and native to the city is Frank’s Pizza- and it seems there is nothing they can’t do! Offering takeout, delivery and dine-in in their family friendly downtown pizzeria, it’s no wonder they rank top of the board with over four thousand reviews and a 4.6-star rating! With a menu teeming with delicious pizzas of all styles and sizes, be it by the slice or by the pie you won’t leave Frank’s hungry, that’s a guarantee! Every bite promises the fresh flavour of house-made pizza dough and sauce, using recipes that have shaped Frank’s great reputation since their opening. Come and enjoy the laid-back atmosphere and quaint Italian-American aesthetic of this local favourite and their list of Italian treats! Specialising not only in pizza, but also burgers, sandwiches, salads, sweets, lasagna and wings, it’ll be no struggle to find something to satisfy you at Frank’s. But of course, the main attraction is their pizzas, and no surprise! Opt for hand-made favorites such as the Classic pepperoni, made with hand-made and tossed pizza dough and fine sliced pepperoni. Or, sink your teeth into a real meat fest with the aptly named ‘Scrumptious Supreme,’ which comes packed with a wide variety of delicious meats, hamburger, pepperoni, sausage as well as the well loved toppings of mushrooms, green peppers, olives and onions.
The small neighbourhood city of West University Place is home to firm local favourite Candelaria’s Pizza, and along with it, their famous Italian sausage. Developing from Candelaria’s Sausage Company itself, it’s no surprise that this pizzeria knows how to make good, high quality food. Beginning from the back of Albert Candelari’s liquor store in 1959, these sausage recipes have been perfected throughout the years but stayed true to their roots, being born from the rich Italian flavourings and herbs passed throughout the Candelari family and now onto you in the form of delicious pizza! And here not one bite is missing that authentic Italian taste, preserved and perfected by the wood-fired baking methods practised here daily. Come and grab a bite of the real deal!
Hop across to Bellaire for a fresh taste of Luna Pizza! Offering a 50% discount in store on Mondays, Luna is now even more of a steal! Specialising in thick crust pizzas made to your taste, you can choose from the magnitude of options and toppings, but if you can’t (which is understandable with this many tasty toppings to choose from) you can create your very own half-and-half pizza to really enjoy the best of both worlds! With ingredients such as rosemary, portobello mushrooms, Italian sausage, Spicy Andouille and whipped ricotta (just to name a few) you couldn’t be served with anything less than perfection at Luna’s!
With a respectable 4.3 stars, Pizzini’s Pizza is certainly not to be ignored when in Jacinto City. If in the mood for a classic, sit down, family run Italian restaurant, this is the place for you! Serving locals with delicious high quality pies, it’s no surprise that this restaurant stands as a firm local favourite. With all the classic options such as the meat feast, the veggie pizza or the perfected Margarita all cooked to perfection, Pizzini’s is sure to leave you with a smile on your face!
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