Pizza

This Brooklyn chef has a brand-new way to deliver cannabis: On a pizza

It seems like New York and New Jersey are some of the last holdouts on the East Coast of states to legalize the use of recreational marijuana. While Gov. Cuomo has humored the idea and teased that the prohibition of the drug could be lifted in the not-so-distant future, residents in both states...

Tuesday, April 30, 2019 - 12:00pm

Say Ciao! to the best pizza in Massachusetts

Pizza-lovers unite! Yelp is answering the age-old question: What is the best pizza in Massachusetts?   We have long awaited a response to our pizza prayers but worry not, because Yelp is answering us. Yelp is releasing its Top 100 Places to Eat in the U.S. for 2019, and the list...

Tuesday, January 8, 2019 - 9:59am

Is Papa Gino's going out of business?

It's been a rough past few days for fans of Papa Gino's. Customers and employees alike were shocked to learn that dozens of locations around Massachusetts and New England had closed their doors over the weekend, leaving some to wonder if the popular pizza chain was going out of business....

Tuesday, November 6, 2018 - 1:44pm

NYC is the best city to get pizza, according to TripAdvisor data

Let’s talk about pizza. Depending on where you’re from, tomato sauce, crust and cheese can mean very different things. There's the classic NYC pizza slice and the ever-daunting Chicago deep dish that my coworkers insist is the experience of all experiences. Some people go for...

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 - 5:22pm

Get your appetite ready: The 5 Boro Pizza Challenge returns Sept. 22

It’s no secret that NYC pizza is one of the city’s favorite food groups, and on Sept. 22, New Yorkers will get the chance to eat a slice in every borough when the 5 Boro Pizza Challenge returns. “Now in its third year, the 5 Boro Pizza Challenge brings together the world’s...

Friday, August 31, 2018 - 11:54am

Deep dis: U.S. Pizza Museum to open in Chicago, not NYC

It’s a debate as old as time itself: Which is better, New York style pizza or Chicago deep dish? Now, the food feud is heating up with the announcement that the U.S. Pizza Museum is apparently picking sides by setting up shop in the Windy City.   The U.S. Pizza Museum is set to...

Monday, August 6, 2018 - 4:17pm

Heads up, cheese lovers: Pizza Hut's Cheesy Bites Pizza is back

Cheesy Bites Pizza. Yeah, you remember the one: pizza with little pockets (or pops or puffs or knots or bites) of goodness about the size of tater tots for a crust. These bites are served with a marinara dipping sauce, are "two chomps big" and beg to be shared. "Made with 28 crowd-...

Monday, July 23, 2018 - 8:38am

Everything you need to know about Boston Pizza Festival 2018

City Hall Plaza will be a pizza lovers paradise this weekend when the Boston Pizza Festival 2018 kicks off on Saturday afternoon. After a successful debut in 2017, the all-you-can-eat, two-day fest is back and bigger than ever. Here’s everything you need to know for this year’s Boston...

Tuesday, July 3, 2018 - 2:55pm

Is this the best pizza in NYC? We're not sure, but it's probably the most epic

There are a couple foods that are as quintessential New York as subway delays and all-black ensembles: bagels, pizza and basically anything from Katz’s Delicatessen. Now you can sink your teeth into a slice of pizza that aims to capture three of them at once, and if it doesn’t quite hit...

Thursday, June 28, 2018 - 11:58am

Domino's filling potholes could be the future of advertising

Brands don’t always get it right. Barilla funds scientific studies that promote misleading pasta diets. Dove’s soap turned a black woman white. Companies continue to make products “for women” by turning them pink. The old saying that “There's no such thing as bad...

Wednesday, June 13, 2018 - 8:16pm

Chicago deep dish vs. the New York slice: Which pizza is better?

As a New Yorker, I treat our Pizza like it has rejuvenating powers that can’t be reproduced anywhere else. But even NYC purists have to admit that this kind of admiration for the New York slice has always been weirdly just “understood” rather than backed up. Many faithful to the...

Wednesday, May 2, 2018 - 5:09pm

Patsy’s Pizzeria goes cross-country with JetBlue and Spike Lee

Growing up, director and quintessential New Yorker Spike Lee lived on pizza, particularly from a pizzeria on the corner of Baltic and Henry Streets in Brooklyn’s Cobble Hill. “My mother would give me a quarter for lunch every day,” Lee told Metro. “It was 15 cents for a...

Wednesday, May 2, 2018 - 9:16am

Grab your swimsuits, there's a pizza beach coming to NYC

In a city with more pizzerias per capita than any other outside of Italy, a Museum of Pizza seems redundant. But that’s what we’re getting, popping up from Oct. 13-28, open daily from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Timed tickets are already on sale for $35 — but the location remains secret for...

Friday, April 27, 2018 - 12:40pm

Delivery comes to parks and beaches. But is convenience good?

DNCE’s request for Cake By the Ocean may be a metaphor, but we now live in a world where you can get pizza on the beach — or the park, or a random street corner. Domino’s has expanded its delivery service to basically anywhere. The new Hotspots program, which launched this week...

Tuesday, April 17, 2018 - 5:18pm

Go eat some pizza for a good cause tonight at Slice Out Hunger

Slice Out Hunger — the pizza festival where there’s, you know, actually pizza — is coming back, so get your stretchy pants ready for a good cause. What is Slice Out Hunger? Slice Out Hunger is New York’s largest (and most well-stocked) pizza party, where dollar slices are...

Wednesday, October 4, 2017 - 9:30am

Beach Pizza rankings: Best square, sweet sauce slice

“Beach pizza” is very much a Boston – Massachusetts – New Hampshire phenomenon. Yeah, places like the Jersey Shore have pizza shops within walking distance of their own dumpy beach – but Massachusetts invented this here game. “Beach pizza” is known for its...

Wednesday, July 19, 2017 - 6:59pm

Pepe's Pizza brings back its signature pie to Boston

New York City may be the pizza capital of the country, but New England has been giving the Big Apple a run for its money over the years thanks in no small part to Pepe's Pizza. Since opening on New Haven's Wooster Street way back in 1925, Frank Pepe Pizzeria Napoletana has earned legions...

Thursday, June 29, 2017 - 2:40pm

Unicorn pizza is here and ready to fulfill all your sweet tooth fantasies

Just when you *think* your Instagram feed has recovered from Unicorn Frappuccino postings or the whole unicorn food trend as a whole, there’s a newcomer in one-horned mythical creature land ready to blow up your stream. Behold: Unicorn pizza. At Industry Kitchen, a buzzy bistro that’s...

Wednesday, June 21, 2017 - 3:37pm

Want free pizza in NYC for a year? Here’s one way to get it…

Pizza fans, today’s your lucky day. Well, maybe. &pizza, the edgy and beloved Washington, D.C.-based brand known for epic ‘za, craft beverages (including wine, beer and unique soda offerings like Cereal Milk™ Cream Soda) and ampersand-tattooed employees (known as the “...

Monday, June 19, 2017 - 10:40am