Let’s not deny the fact that pizza is one of the most comforting food items around. It’s convenient, fast, and inarguably a delicious comfort food which not only fills the tummy but uplifts the soul as well. Our dining experience may have changed recently, but our love for pizza remains the same. If you’re ready to venture out into the world and enjoy a slice or two at a shop, here are the top 7 restaurants in Houston that serve delectable pizzas.
1. Cane Rosso
Cane Rosso located in North Shepherd Drive is one of the few places that serve an exciting pizza menu. Due to the popularity of this Dallas import across the state, it opened shop in Houston as well. Some of its best-selling pizzas include the PBR topped with generous amounts of pepperoni, brisket, barbecue sauce, and jalapenos. Their classic Margerita pizza features fresh ingredients and smothered with lots of cheese on top. Don’t forget to try out their Honey Bastard pizza that is the perfect balance between sweet and fiery, thanks to its smoked bacon paired with habanero honey sauce.
2. Brother’s Pizzeria
Brother’s Pizzeria is yet another pizza parlor worth visiting in North Shepherd Drive. If you’ve always wanted to make your own pizza using your preferred ingredients, this is the perfect place to dine with family and friends. Some of their best sellers include the Brothers Special Pizza featuring all the classic ingredients such as pepperoni, mushroom, onions, black olives, Canadian bacon, and heaps of extra cheese. Other customer favorites are the Cheese Pizza which you can make on your own and the veggie pizza for those who want a healthier, more wholesome option.
3. BOH Pasta & Pizza
If you’re craving Roman-style pizza, head out to BOH Pasta & Pizza. Whether you can only finish a slice or want to treat your loved ones to a whole pie, this restaurant’s scrumptious pizza will never disappointment. What sets their pizzas apart is that their dough is allowed to ferment to produce a light and crispy crust that we all love. They also offer a frozen option that you can stock at home for those late-night cravings and movie marathons.
For sourdough bread lovers, give your palate some excitement with the pizza offerings at Coltivare. Their best-selling sourdough crust with a hint of sorghum boasts the perfect balance between sweet and sour. The use the freshest seasonal ingredients, making their pizzas some of the best in Houston. Don’t forget to try out their pizza featuring braised duck, smoked mozzarella, locally produced peppers, and pink peppercorns.
5. Pizaro’s Pizza Napoletana
As the name suggest, Pizaro’s are highly acclaimed for their Italian pies, but they do serve filling Detroit-style, New York-style, deep dish, and rectangular pizzas, too. The use nothing but the best ingredients, which can make it hard to limit your order to just one pizza variety.
6. Rosie Cannonball
Rosie Canonball is a restaurant that specializes in Southern European Comfort good, with pizza as one of its best-selling dishes. Their pizzas are too crispy and crunchy to be called Neopolitan and too delicate to be categorized as New York-style. They cook all their pizza in a wood-burning oven, so expect some extra gooeyness and perfectly burnt edges upon serving. Try their signature pizza, the Focaccia di Recco smothered with cheese and salty meat that will surely satisfy your hunger.
If you want variety, Vinny’s is the perfect place to be. They serve pizza-by-the-slice in rectangular slabs. You can choose from a wide variety of meats, including Italian Sausage, Benton’s Ham, Chorizo, to picked jalapenos. At present, Vinny’s offers its diverse menu selection for delivery or takeaway.