Edmonton's Best Pizzerias
Edmonton's best pizza is like the city itself: unpretentious, ambitious, and authentic. Old school pizzerias and chic Neapolitan pizza joints have made Edmonton's scene amongst the most respected in the world. Italian tradition and modern culinary flair collide at many of the city’s pizzerias, creating new and innovative slices that you need to taste for yourself.
LovePizza is for people who, you guessed it, love pizza. Serving up thin crust, individual-sized pizzas with names like Holy Shiitake, Ode to Ukraine and Pie on The Fly, you can count on having an untraditional pizza experience at LP. Ask about the weekly special to try something extra unique.
Frequently voted the best slice in Edmonton, Ragazzi serves hand-tossed, thin-crust pizza volare. They mix old-school Italian tradition with some modern twists. If you're a fan of a little spice, try the Davide's Inferno!
Community Taps & Pizza
One of the newest entrants to Edmonton's Pizza scene, Community Taps & Pizza can be found in the heart of Old Strathcona. With both New York and Detroit-style pizzas on the menu and exclusively Albertan beers on tap, Community is an easy choice no matter what you're craving. While you're enjoying a slice be sure to check out the space's artwork which was created by Edmontonian artists.
Tony's Pizza Palace
You might not be surprised to hear that some of the best pizza in Edmonton is coming from the kitchen of a guy named Tony. Tony Mazzotta Sr's Pizza Palace came to Edmonton from Cosenza, Italy via a stint of pizza-slinging in the Bronx. Tony's New York style pizza has repeatedly been recognized as the best slice in Edmonton.
One of the most unconventional pizzerias in Edmonton, Pink Gorilla cooks old-fashioned dough in an old-fashioned oven. That's where tradition ends, however, as PG tops their pizzas with modern ingredients like spicy gingered beef, octopus, and pickled carrots. For the vegan pizza lovers out there, they also offer cashew cheese, curried chickpeas, and vegan gravy!
Sepp's is ready to supply you with a pizza feast! They serve up big, gorgeous New York-style pizza pies that taste just as good reheated the next day, so go ahead and order that second pizza pie. Sepp's offers both pick-up and delivery, so you can enjoy pizza night with the whole family in the comfort of your home. You gotta try the Emilia - just trust us!
A passion for Italian authenticity, an extensive drink list, and a charming vibe make Rosso Pizzeria the premiere pizza date spot. A lack of love for pizza can be a real deal-breaker, so it’s best to find out early. If things don’t work out, order a Pera E Prosciutto pizza to-go to ease the heartache. If a connection is made, then order the titular Rosso Pizza to add a little extra heat to the evening.
The crew at Three Boars have re-invented their usual dine-in experience of small plates, cold pints and craft cocktails and transformed it into something more take-out friendly - pizza. They've launched High Dough, slinging deep-dish Detroit-style pies that are every bit as delicious as they are thick. Yep, pizza is definitely the answer this time, folks!
Campio Brewing Co.
Some people will tell you to go to the brand new downtown brewery Campio Brewing Co. for their beers, which are great. But we're actually going to recommend you go there for the pizza. These deep-dish personal-sized pizzas are all kinds of delicious and the perfect meal before or after a downtown outing.
Vaticano Cucina is one of Edmonton’s premiere Italian restaurants, and they’re putting a fresh twist on traditional Neapolitan pizza. Serving up pizzas with names like St. Peter and St. Vincent, Vaticano Cucina certainly lives up to its saintly name with these heavenly pies. For the truffle lovers out there, make sure you try the St. Michael!
If you’re searching for the perfect downtown pie, look no further than Bianco. Crafted with specially sourced ingredients and cooked in a traditional wood fired oven, you’ll feel like you’re dining in Naples. What more could you ask for in a pizza? We recommend the Dolce Emma, and the herbivore in your life will love the Funghi Misti!