London pizza comes in all shapes and sizes, with a remarkable standard across the capital. From small market stalls slinging slices to fine dining restaurants and late night shops, there is a a huge range of pizza here.
So, it was no surprise that London pizza restaurants featured prominently on our 50 best pizzas in Europe list recently. You could even go as far as saying that London is right up there with Italy and New York when it comes to getting an authentic and super gourmet pie. It really is that good.
But enough about all that – let’s get straight to that dough. Grab a couple of friends and get ready to load up on delicious carbs with these seven best pizzas in London…
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They serve slow-proved Neapolitan pizza in both of their London pizzerias, plus if you are really lucky you’ll catch them out and about at events serving piping hot pies to happy punters.
They have four small locations around the capital and have been voted the best pizza in London not once, but twice . Their happy returning customers tell you all you need to know.
Communal wood tables line this industrial-style room and they cook their pizzas in less than three minutes. A relaxed vibe and wonderful place for a couple of slices and a drink with some friends.
The people behind this business have been making pizza and serving punters for 22 years. The restaurant has a strong Naples background and wonderfully tasty pizzas. Perfectly chewy crusts and artisan toppings are all you need.
Pizza East also have locations in Kentish town and Portobello and focus on rustic pizzas hand made from traditional, seasonal ingredients with ciabatta-style, slow-proved dough, hand-made in-house every day. The menu also offers seasonal wood oven-cooked dishes, antipasti and daily specials. The bar area is a popular destination for after-hours cocktails, beer or wine and they also do a mean weekend breakfast.
Sodo are a sourdough pizza restaurant focusing on seasonal, sustainable produce and natural wine. You’ll find them in Clapton, Bethnal Green, Hoxton and Walthamstow; they have a killer craft beer selection to help wash that pizza down with. An utterly delicious offering.
With four locations around the capital, you can either eat in or get it to takeaway – as many choose to do. Yard Sale till small and local enough not to think of them as a big chain.
Real passion goes into every pizza.
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