Jonesing for pizza?
Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the best affordable spots selling such pies in Santa Ana, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of where to venture when cravings strike.
1. Bari Pasta & Pizza
Topping the list is Bari Pasta & Pizza. Located at 1640 E. First St., Suite A, the pasta shop and Italian spot is also the highest-rated budget-friendly pizza spot in Santa Ana, boasting four stars out of 370 reviews on Yelp.
If you're curious for more, we found these details about Bari Pasta & Pizza:
"We are a family-owned business that specializes in classic Italian favorites," it states on Yelp in the section about specialties. "We offer delivery, catering, dine-in and take-out services. Our menu consists of specialty pizzas you won’t find anywhere else, a BYO (build your own) pizza category for those who want to get creative, a wide variety of pastas, calzones and salads, and so much more!"
2. La Pizza Pizza
Next up is French Court's La Pizza Pizza, at 122 E. 17th St., Unit 104. With four stars out of 319 reviews on Yelp, the Italian and food -delivery service spot, offering pizza and more, has proven to be a local favorite for those looking for an inexpensive option.
The site has more information about La Pizza Pizza:
"We are two brothers from Argentina who love pizza, and we are the new owners of La Pizza Pizza," per the bio section of its Yelp profile. "If you love Brizio’s pizza do not worry, all the the recipes are staying the same!"
3. South Coast Pizza Parlors
Last but not least Mid-City's South Coast Pizza Parlors, at 1180 S. Bristol St., Suite 101. It's another top choice, with Yelpers giving the affordable Italian spot, which offers pizza and sandwiches, four stars out of 24 reviews.
Yelp reviewer Sonia C. wrote, "This is an old childhood favorite pizza. It used to be Me n Ed's back in the day. Under new name, but almost the same taste."
Yelper Steve C. noted, "... I have to say, this place is as close to Me n Ed's as you can get. I even thought it was better! I'm so happy I found this hidden gem."
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