A lot goes into choosing a pizza — even beyond the question of toppings. But whether you go for takeout or sit-down, thick crust or thin, sauced or bare, you want something delicious — particularly on National Pizza Day, Feb. 9.
Fortunately, Phoenix boasts a number of quality pizza shops to satisfy your craving for a slice or a pie.
Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top pizza outlets, using both Yelp data and our own blend of spices to produce a ranked list of the best places to venture — or to call — on National Pizza Day.
Topping the list is Cibo. Located at 603 N. Fifth Ave. in Central City, the Italian spot, which offers pizza and sandwiches, is the most popular pizza spot in Phoenix, boasting 4.5 stars out of 2,015 reviews on Yelp.
2. The Parlor
Next up is Camelback East's The Parlor, situated at 1916 E. Camelback Road. With 4.5 stars out of 1,229 reviews on Yelp, the Italian spot, which offers pizza and salads, has proven to be a local favorite.
3. Federal Pizza
Alhambra's Federal Pizza, located at 5210 N. Central Ave., is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the Italian spot, which offers pizza and more, 4.5 stars out of 884 reviews.
4. La Grande Orange Pizzeria
La Grande Orange Pizzeria, a spot to score pizza and more in Camelback East, is another much-loved go-to, with 4.5 stars out of 822 Yelp reviews. Head over to 4410 N. 40th St. to see for yourself.
5. Pizzeria Bianco
Last but not least, over in Central City, check out Pizzeria Bianco, which has earned four stars out of 2,336 reviews on Yelp. You can find the spot to score pizza, salads and tapas at 623 E. Adams St.