It’s dinner time! Who’s hungry? Okay, so that was a rhetorical question but what you’re going to eat certainly is not. After a long day of work or play, making dinner is a bit off the radar to more than a few people. What can you get that you can be sure the whole family will love? Which food will work for both kids and grown-ups alike? I have one word for you…pizza. As long as there is pizza, life will be at least tasty for the pizza lover in you!
Around the world, pizza is a favorite food of many. New York City is definitely in love with this food for its convenience, affordability, variety, and of course, it’s an appeal to the taste buds. What other food can you grab on the go, fold it New York style and experience a treat that takes you back to your Italian roots? Whether you hail from Italy, or simply claim to with your celebratory enthusiasm for Italian food, pizza is one menu item that is favored by many the world over. Where can you find the best pizza New York City has to offer? Let’s take a look at a few establishments that take the lead in this phenomenon to get you on your way.
Looking for the rich distinctive taste that comes from a coal oven pizza? Try Lombardi’s Pizzeria on Spring Street. Complete with checkered tablecloths and the obligatory black and white photos from days gone by, their time-honored traditions come through in the flavor of the pizzas served. Craving the New York style made popular by the city slickers themselves? Stop in at John’s Pizzeria in Times Square for the pizza you seek plus a view that can’t be beaten! They have stained glass still present from the deconsecrated church in which they are housed!
What about the taste of the Old Country? Something that seems to hail from another time and generation without losing the flavor and pizzazz we crave today? A quick visit to Pizza Mezzaluna will answer your heart’s desire. Wood brick ovens, a variety of toppings, and a staff coming to you straight from Italy, will have you and your taste buds wanting more. Does your pizza need a little extra something? Stop in at one of Ray’s Pizzeria locations for that classic Neapolitan style pizza you love, with an authentic New York kick; the city’s tap water receives all the credit for that! Served to pipe hot it’s a flavor experience you won’t soon forget.
Perhaps you’ve had your pizza and are looking for dessert. What are your options after such a fabulous meal? Pizza, of course! With the variety of pizzas being served in New York City is it any doubt that the dessert market is getting their proverbial slice of the pie? Try Kest’eacute; Pizza ; Vino’s, Pizza Alla Nutella for a chocolaty treat. To satisfy both your sweet tooth and your culinary critic, give pause for Scuderia’s, Pizzetta Con Nutella E Mascarpone; combing Nutella with mascarpone cheese provides for a unique taste adventure sure to delight the senses.
All in all, pizza is one of the main go-to foods for most people. Whether feeding a family of six, a party of twenty, or simply yourself, there is a little slice of haven waiting for you. While out and about, be sure to stop in and sample some of the best New York City pizza around. Your taste buds will thank you!