The foodie scene in this city is second to none and the pizza in Cologne is among the best in the country. So, like any sane food lover would, we set out to find the very best places to eat pizza in the city.
From classic Italian pizza to the thin and crispy American style right through to a simple slice on the go, there is something here for everybody.
So forget about the diet, grab a friend and get ready to work your way through the very best Cologne pizza spots.
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Their pizzas are super classic in style with their dough made in house and proved for 24 hours before being cooked in less than two minutes.
Their crusts are big and spongey and wonderfully chewy. Along with their fresh toppings, this is as tasty as a Cologne pizza gets.
Pizza, pasta and salads are the specialties of the restaurant, but our advice is to hone in on their super thin and crispy pizza. They load the centre up with toppings to create a pizza that is absolutely bursting with flavour through every single mouthful.
What they do best here is rely on the sheer quality of their raw ingredients to produce a pizza that is true in taste and utterly fresh and delicious.
Their base is thinner than most and the tomato sauce is rich and luxurious, which is what really makes this pizza so good.
This pizza joint is small, but the flavour is mighty on each and every pie. Their pizza is served on the thin and crispy side and absolutely piled high with toppings. It makes it perfect to fold each slice in half and enjoy the sheer delight of the explosion of flavours in your mouth.
Their pizzas couldn’t be more classical in style. They’re every bit as good as anything you would taste in Naples. In fact, we would go so far as to say possibly better?!
The name of the restaurant refers to the super hot wood-fired oven and the temperature it takes to cook the pizza in less than two minutes. Perfection.
A small chain that are redefining what people think is good pizza in Cologne. Their toppings are wonderfully imaginative and seriously well sourced.
Washed down with a glass of beer or wine while in the company of good friends, this is as good as German pizza gets. An epic meal, and easily one of the tastiest pizzas in Germany.
As the name suggests, this is a classic Italian restaurant, with pizza baked in a beechwood-fired stone oven. Their restaurants are friendly and have really great service. The second you walk in you’ll smell that wonderful scent of baking dough and molten cheese.
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