The 7 Best Denver Pizza

The 7 Best Pizzas In Denver

This great city has a vibrant bar, food and nightlife scene but nowhere can the quality and diversity of the cuisine be seen more than in Denver pizza.

It comes in all shapes and sizes, from their local speciality deep dish pizza to classic Italian and old school New York slices. In short, there is something for absolutely everybody here.

So grab a couple of friends, work up an appetite and start working your way through this list of the seven best Denver pizza spots…

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1. Blue Pan

Blue Pan has two locations in the city, cooking up traditional Detroit-style pizza (a deeper pizza which a chewy and delicious crust and ample toppings.)

Their pizzas are baked in blue steel pans imported from Detroit and the crust is achieved by using a unique blend of brick, white cheddar, and whole milk mozzarella cheeses.

You may not have had this style of pizza before but as soon as you taste it you will be hooked.

Denver PIzza

2. Marco’s Coal Fired

Their pizzas are wonderfully Italian in style and stay true to all the classic techniques and flavours. They do this by importing the finest ingredients like Antico Molino Caputo ‘00’ flour, tomatoes from the San Marzano region of Italy, cheeses from the Italian countryside and fresh produce from Colorado.

The end result? A taste sensation and a pizza so good you might as well be sitting in Naples eating it.

Marco's Coal Fired Pizza in Denver

3. CRUSH Pizza + Tap

The CRUSH Pizza brand has expanded over the years and they now focus on three of the greatest things ever: “wings, pizza and beer”.

The name refers to the crush they have on pizza. Don’t we all? Their style is a deep dish pizza with a thick crust that is packed full of flavour. Come for the pizza but stay to wash it down with some of their quality beers on tap.

CRUSH Pizza + Tap

4. Brava! Pizzeria

Their pizzas are Neapolitan in style and baked in a wooden oven, using only the freshest of ingredients.

Their pizzas are wonderfully inventive. Take for example “Il Pomodoro” below. It has tomatoes three ways: Fresh sliced heirloom tomatoes, pickled cherry tomatoes, California San Marzano tomato sauce, with fresh Di Bufala mozzarella, and fresh basil.

Does it get any better than this for Denver pizza?

Brava! Pizzeria in Denver

5. Pizzeria Locale

Not only do they make some of the best pizza in the city, they even run classes on how to make their dough to help spread the love.

The vibe is casual with friendly staff and talented people making the pizzas – this is the sort of place that you will never leave with anything but a smile on your face.

Pizzeria Locale

6. Cart-Driver

They have the unique combination of wood- fired pizzas, wonderful house cocktails and oysters. The last one might be unusual but it works well here as the perfect way to kick off your meal.

Throw in a great wine and beer list, some super Happy Hour deals and a lovely terrace for the warmer months and this is what heaven on earth looks like.

Cart-Driver Pizzeria in Denver

7. Hops & Pie

This artisan pizzeria and craft beer taproom is the perfect place to come with a group of friends to have a fun day out. What could be better than pizza and beer, after all?

Their pizza is deep dish in style and they also have burgers, nachos and sandwiches. Our advice? Don’t miss out on the pizza. You won’t regret it one bit.

Hops & Pie Pizzas in Denver

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