Order This – The namesake Artichoke slice with artichoke hearts, cream sauce, mozzarella, and pecorino romano cheese is the must-have at this spot, now with five locations throughout New York. Don’t forget to ask for an extra plate and napkins, this one gets messy but it’s absolutely worth it!
Order This – This recently opened restaurant blew up food Instagrams everywhere with drool-worthy photos and shook up the pizza world by gaining fame because of the burger on the menu. Selling a limited number each night, get there early to eat an Emmy burger on a pretzel bun with special sauce, caramelized onions, and cornichon. Or go the traditional route and order the Emily pizza with mozzarella, pistachios, truffle sottocenere, and honey.
Order This – The famous thin-crust margherita pizza with fresh mozzarella, tomato sauce, and basil is the way to go at this famous Neapolitan spot that started in 1905 as America’s First Pizzeria.
Order This – Gourmet toppings are a main reason to eat at this brick-oven pizza place, and the Brussels Sprout pizza with sprouts, pecorino, and pancetta is a crowd favorite!
Order This – With locations all over the city Two Boots prides themselves on being New York’s Pizza Pioneers and have lots of funky offerings like the Mr. Pink with creole chicken and plum tomatoes, The Newman with sopressata and sweet Italian sausage, and The Bird with buffalo chicken, blue cheese dressing, and jalapenos.
Order This – An authentic Neapolitan pizzeria nestled in the heart of the Greenwich Village, the massive menu at Keste has 50 delicious pies to choose from, any of which make for a perfect evening out on the town. Make sure that whatever you choose get an order of their incredible homemade burrata to start!
Order This – Another popular spot for Instagram foodies, the wood oven pizza list here is fun and quirky including The KC Royale with clams, pancetta, kale and bechamel and the The Dangerfield with pork and veal meatballs and bechamel. Looking to switch up your brunch game? Stop by for brunch pizzas topped with eggs, sausage and even nutella!
John’s of Bleecker Street
Order This – Another giant of the old school NYC pizza world, the rough around the edges John’s of Bleecker Street prides themselves on only selling whole pies, no slices whatsoever! Choose all the toppings you’d like or have it plain, but make sure you fold your slice in half when you eat it like the New Yorkers do!
Prince Street Pizza
Order This – Head down to Soho for one of the best square slices in the city at this no frills joint. Order the Spicy Spring, with fra diavolo sauce instead of the traditional red one, mozzarella, and delicious pepperoni that curls up at the edges in the heat of the oven.
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Order This – The wait to get a table may seem daunting, as will the hipsters that flock to this Bushwick spot, but the pizza is beyond delicious. You can’t go wrong with anything on the menu but one favorite is the Lil’ Stinker with double garlic, parmigiano, mozzarella, and pepperoncini peppers. Don’t want to go to Brooklyn? Robertas now has an oven firing up its famous pies at Urbanspace Vanderbilt near Grand Central as well.