Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the best affordable pizza hot spots in Bakersfield, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of where to fulfill your urges.
1. Queen Pizza & Krispy Krunchy Chicken
Topping the list is Queen Pizza & Krispy Krunchy Chicken. Located at 2697 Mount Vernon Ave., the beer bar, which offers pizza, chicken wings and more, is the highest-rated low-priced pizza spot in Bakersfield, boasting 4.5 stars out of 202 reviews on Yelp.
Try the seafood pizza; it's topped with crab, shrimp, garlic, purple onion, cilantro, artichoke and Alfredo sauce. Or opt for lunch specials like the gyro sandwich, the falafel combo or the Cajun chicken tenders with fries.
2. Amigo's Pizza
Next up is Amigo's Pizza, situated at 1601 Panama Lane. With four stars out of 49 reviews on Yelp, the spot to score pizza has proven to be a local favorite for those looking for an affordable option.
Take advantage of this spot's family deal, which includes two pizzas, potato wedges, a two liter of soda and plenty of vegetarian ranch dressing on the side. The menu also features Indian-style pizzas like the saag with pineapple, jalapeños and mozzarella cheese.
3. Rusty's Pizza Parlor
Baker Street's Rusty's Pizza Parlor, located at 40 Bernard St., is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the inexpensive spot to score pizza and more four stars out of 36 reviews.
Choose from about 20 different toppings on the menu to build your own pizza, or dig into hot wings, salads and sub sandwiches. The eatery also offers gelato and sorbet.
4. The Pizza Press
Check out this member of the national chain The Pizza Press, which has earned four stars out of 99 reviews on Yelp. Dig in at the spot to score pizza and salads by heading over to 12900 Brimhall Road.
The pizza spot offers newspaper-themed specialty pies like The Sun, which comes topped with red sauce, mozzarella, honey smoked ham, bourbon bacon, aged sharp cheddar, pineapples, grape tomatoes and scallions.
5. Blaze Fast-Fire'd Pizza
Finally, there's an outpost of the popular chain Blaze Fast-Fire'd Pizza, a Benton Park favorite with four stars out of 58 reviews. Stop by 3111 Ming Ave., Suite 460 to hit up the fast food spot, which offers salads and pizza, next time you're in the mood for cheap eats.
This chain specializes in pizzas with house-made dough topped with artisanal ingredients, according to the business' website. Gluten-free folks may also choose from keto or cauliflower crusts. On the menu, look for signature pies like the Art Lover, a medley of artichokes, mozzarella and ricotta.
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