The 7 Best Pizzas In St. Petersburg, Florida

The best pizza in St Petersburg is often found in no-frills, quirky shops with a great craft beer menu too. If you’ve spent a long day on the Florida beach or want a quick-fix for a movie night, these are your best options.

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1. Noble Crust of St. Petersburg

Noble Crust is a long-time favourite in St. Petersburg. The design-forward and trendy pizzeria serves both Italian and Southern fare and wine and craft beer to drink. It’s the best of both worlds, really. The pizza is high quality and there are classic Southern favourites like devilled eggs and fried green tomatoes on the menu.

If you’re starving, order the Noble Pig.

The best St. Petersburg pizzas in Florida

2. Pizza Box

This warm and friendly pizzeria is famous for its unusual takes on wood-fired pies. The space is modern and trendy, and the restaurant makes pizza with high-quality dough topped and equally good cheeses. Order the seasonal veggie pizza or Karlyn’s Beer Garden topped with beer cheese, thin fingerling potatoes, caramelised onions, bacon and whipped herb ricotta.

Best St. Petersburg pizzas in Florida

3. Tobys Original Little Italy Pizza

This low-key, counter-service pizzeria is as straightforward as they come, and the service is great at an even better price. Their menu includes standard pizzas, subs and cheesesteaks too. They’re usually pretty busy. So take a seat in a booth, and order your favourite slice or pie.

The 7 best St. Petersburg pizzas in Florida

4. Gianni’s NY Pizza

This strip-mall find is best known for its thin-crust pizzas and other classic Italian dishes. The lunch specials are a steal with offers like two slices and a soda for less than $10. If you go for dinner, order a small salad to start and Nonna Grandma Carmela’s Special for the main, and save room for a slice of cappuccino mousse pie.

The best St. Petersburg pizza in Florida

5. Fabrica Pizza

This pizzeria is run by a great staff in a light and airy space. They serve freshly made Neapolitan pizzas and crisp salads and a good beer and wine menu. Build your own pizza or choose from their favourites like mushroom or Margherita.

Relax over a bowl of marinated olives and a glass of wine on tap, and order the chorizo pizza topped with herb goat cheese for something a little different.

6. Paisano’s Pizza ‘N’ Pasta

A classic Italian restaurant, this place is great for a full menu of classics and pizza. The lunch buffet is extensive, and the service is always great. If you’re trying to be healthy but can’t give up Italian food, take a look at the low-carb menu and the low-carb pizza menu.

7. Cappy’s Pizza

This Florida chain is great if you’re looking for Chicago- or New York-style pizza. The menu is simple and straightforward with plenty of topping options. Order the Cappy Chicago-style pizza for a good balance of meat and vegetables on top or get your favourite calzone with a salad.

Molly Harris

Molly Harris is a freelance travel journalist dividing her time between the United States and the Western Balkans.

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