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The Best Pizza Places

Updated September 26, 2019 8.7k votes 1.0k voters 47.7k views77 items

Pizza in the morning, pizza in the evening, pizza at suppertime! Pizza lovers will devour this list of the best and most popular pizza places in the United States. All of the best pizzerias, pizza parlors, and pizza shops have been included. As one of the most popular foods in America, pizzas vary greatly between different regions and parlors. Various types of doughs, sauces, cheeses, and toppings can be found. Even the once-universal tomato based "pizza sauce" is finding itself competing with barbecue and cream sauces. Cooking methods and techniques are also finding variations from stone, to wood, to electric ovens with original, deep dish, and thin crusts readily available. Regardless of one's personal taste though, it's safe to say that one's favorite pizza can be found at one of the pizzerias on this list.

Hungry yet? If you're looking for the names of some good pizza places near you, or want to embark on an epic nationwide famous pizza restaurant tour, these best pizza shops and pizza parlors should be at the top of your list. Choosing your favorite pizza restaurants from all of the stores and shops out there takes dedication and hard work. So get to it!

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    208
    178

    Domino's Pizza

    Restaurant, Grocery and Related Product Merchant Wholesalers

    Is this the best pizza chain?

  • 2
    241
    220

    Pizza Hut

    Restaurant, Fast food
  • 3
    243
    251

    Papa John's Pizza

    Restaurant, Eating and Drinking Places
    Based or Founded in: Jeffersonville, Indiana
  • 4
    190
    193

    Little Caesars

    Restaurant
    Based or Founded in: Garden City, Michigan
  • 5
    111
    110

    Giordano's Pizzeria

    Based or Founded in: Chicago, Illinois
  • 6
    128
    130

    Lou Malnati's Pizzeria

  • 7
    105
    109
    Based or Founded in: Chicago
  • 8
    122
    134

    Sbarro

    Restaurant
    Based or Founded in: New York
  • 9
    107
    116

    Papa Murphy's

    Restaurant, Fast food
    Based or Founded in: Washington
  • 10
    81
    99

    Marco's Pizza

    Based or Founded in: Toledo, Ohio
  • 11
    106
    135

    California Pizza Kitchen

    Restaurant, Food and Beverage
    Based or Founded in: California
  • 12
    85
    107
    Based or Founded in: Atlanta, Georgia
  • 13
    75
    100

    Godfather's Pizza

    Restaurant, Food Manufacturing
    Based or Founded in: Omaha, Nebraska
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    61
    84
    Based or Founded in: Sterling Heights, Michigan
  • 15
    55
    82
    Based or Founded in: California
  • 16
    57
    89
    Based or Founded in: Taylor, Michigan
  • 17
    59
    95

    Gino's East

  • 18
    48
    78

    Shakey's Pizza

    Restaurant
    Based or Founded in: California
  • 19
    35
    60

    Happy Joe's

    Restaurant
    Based or Founded in: Iowa
  • 20
    34
    58

    Monical's Pizza

  • 21
    41
    70

    Frank Pepe Pizzeria Napoletana

  • 22
    29
    55
  • 23
    41
    77

    Grimaldi's Pizzeria

  • 24
    41
    79

    Old Chicago

    Based or Founded in: Boulder, Colorado
  • 25
    64
    118

    Chuck E. Cheese's

    Restaurant, Eating and Drinking Places