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Best Pizza in Charlotte North Carolina

Updated: Nov 6, 2023

Charlotte North Carolina is known for its diverse culinary scene, and when it comes to pizza, there are several fantastic options to choose from. Here are a few highly acclaimed pizza places in Charlotte:

  • Located in the heart of Charlotte North Carolina, Benny Pennello's is famous for its massive New York-style slices. They are located in several states, they have a focus on Virginia.

  • Not a huge variety of toppings but has generous portion size, their pizzas are sure to satisfy any pizza lover's cravings.

  • By far the most affordable, best tasting pizza I have ever had.

  • An authentic Italian Restaurant with more than just pizza on their menu. Check out their dessert too!!!!! Mama Ricotta's can be a little bit pricey, but so worth it.

  • Neapolitan Style Pizza- Thin crust, cooked in a woodfired oven till cheese is nice and bubbly and crust is crisp. When you are in the mood for thin crust this is the best.

  • Inizio Pizza Napoletana specializes in Neapolitan-style pizzas made with fresh ingredients and a dough that undergoes a 48-hour fermentation process.

  • Their wood-fired pizzas have a thin, chewy crust and are topped with high-quality ingredients for an authentic taste. Try the Raffaele and save room for a Nutella cannoli, it is the best cannoli I have ever had. This is a seasonal item, but I am sure they will have some sort of cannoli to try if they do not have this one.

  • Pure Pizza is a popular spot in Charlotte North Carolina that focuses on organic and locally sourced ingredients.

  • They offer a range of creative and delicious pizzas, including vegan and gluten-free options, ensuring there's something for everyone, I love sitting outside at their picnic tables.

  • Known for their real authentic Italian pizzas in Charlotte North Carolina, but they have a variety of items on their menu.

  • Classic Pizzas, and White Pizzas are available (Pear Gorgonzola White Pizza is the best white pizza I have ever had)

  • This place is a little expensive, but their menu is massive, and pizzas are so fancy.

  • Hawthorne's is a beloved pizza joint that serves up classic New York-style pies.

  • Their pizzas are known for their thin, foldable crusts and generous toppings, making them a go-to choice for pizza enthusiasts. Plus, other items on the menu, like Crispy Cajun Shrimp appetizer it is the best.

  • Several locations in North Carolina, beyond Charlotte.

These are just a few of the many excellent pizza places in Charlotte North Carolina. Each establishment has its own distinct style and flavors, so it's worth exploring and trying different spots to find your personal favorite. When it comes to pizza in Charlotte, North Carolina, there are plenty of delicious options to choose from, some of the best I have ever had. Hope you have enjoyed this blog, and it makes you get out there and eat some pizza.

Crystal Travel
Crystal Travel

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