Meet Joe Betzala of Dough Head Pizza in South Philly
Pizza / South Philadelphia

Meet Joe Betzala of Dough Head Pizza in South Philly

A new artisan pizza restaurant has opened in South Philly, ready to make a splash on Philly’s pizza scene.  Local owner/operator Joe Betzala received special training from renowned pizza expert Gregorio Fierro and opened the doors to Dough Head Pizza in the middle of September.  Betzala, who has more than 35 years of culinary and catering experience, is now … Continue reading

Santucci’s Pizza Endures After 60+ Years
Pizza

Santucci’s Pizza Endures After 60+ Years

Santucci’s has been around since 1959 when it opened its original location on “O” Street in Juniata Park (North Philadelphia). More than 60 years later, the iconic Philadelphia pizza shop has eight locations, including three in South Jersey, with two more coming over the next year and even more to come after that! The beloved Philadelphia-born … Continue reading

Old City is getting TWO new pizza shops
Old City / Pizza

Old City is getting TWO new pizza shops

Does Old City need more pizza shops? A serious question is about to be answered this Fall when two more pizza shops open in the district. The folks behind Oh Brother at 206 Market Street, home to “Old City’s best cheesesteak,” are opening a wood-fired pizza shop at 212 Market Street, next to Campo’s, replacing … Continue reading

Coming Soon: BBQ Pizza at The Lucky Well in University City
BBQ / Chefs / Pizza / University City

Coming Soon: BBQ Pizza at The Lucky Well in University City

Chef Steven Seibel (formerly of Hook & Master) has joined The Lucky Well team at the new location in University City to bring pizza into the mix. BBQ pizza, you say? Oh yes! I recently spoke with Steven and Chad Rosenthal to learn about their vision and what to expect at 3432 Sansom Street, which is currently … Continue reading

Luigi’s Pizza Fresca, a favorite pizza spot in Fairmount
Fairmount / Pizza

Luigi’s Pizza Fresca, a favorite pizza spot in Fairmount

In 2008, Fairmount’s Luigi’s Pizza Fresca was opened at 2401 Fairmount Avenue by two brothers, Marco and Luigi Iannuzzi, originally from Italy. Like so many others, they came to America to build a successful life. Known as “The Italian Eatery,” they were both drawn to the location in Philadelphia due to its proximity to sights like museums, … Continue reading

🍕 Good Luck Pizza Co. Opens in Center City
Center City / Openings / Pizza

🍕 Good Luck Pizza Co. Opens in Center City

Marcie Turney & Valerie Safran’s Good Luck Pizza Co. is located in what was formerly Jamonera at 105 S. 13th Street. It had been operating as a pick-up and delivery only concept for a while, but it is now open for in-house dining. Good Luck’s thick crust is made light and crispy through a high … Continue reading

Big Ass Slices Partners with Slice App to Offer Four Quadrant Pizza Topped with Chicken Wings Exclusively for Super Bowl
Pizza / Sports

Big Ass Slices Partners with Slice App to Offer Four Quadrant Pizza Topped with Chicken Wings Exclusively for Super Bowl

Pizza is notoriously a favorite at Super Bowl celebrations, but why not merge your pie with all your favorite side dishes? That’s exactly what Philly’s favorite, Big Ass Slices, located at 224 Market Street in Old City, is looking to do!  Available exclusively on the Slice app on Super Bowl Sunday with pre-orders available, Big Ass … Continue reading

A Look at Hook & Master
Chefs / Fishtown / Pizza / Reviews

A Look at Hook & Master

Hook & Master, a new Chicago Tavern-style pizzeria at 2nd & Master in Fishtown/Olde Kensington, results from a new partnership between James Beard Award-Winning/Iron Chef Jose Garces and pizza guru Steven Seibel. In addition to ambitious pizza offerings (3 styles!), the concept also features tiki drinks, craft beer, and small antipasti-style dishes.  If you’ve read … Continue reading

Score FREE Pizza at Participating Pizzerias from Slice starting July 26th
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Score FREE Pizza at Participating Pizzerias from Slice starting July 26th

Starting July 26th, Slice is making stops at local pizzerias across Philly. When you come out to support your shop you’ll go home with free pizza on Slice! Pizzerias are at the heart of every community and they’ve really been there for us during a particularly rough year. Slice is bringing the love back to … Continue reading

Banza Pizza Coming to Oath Pizza in Philadelphia
Ardmore / Gluten Free / Main Line / Pizza / Vegan

Banza Pizza Coming to Oath Pizza in Philadelphia

Starting today, Banza will begin rolling out its chickpea pizza crust to guests at Oath’s 50+ restaurants, beginning with one of its Philadelphia-area locations in Ardmore, PA at 59 St James Place. This is a strategic decision made by Oath, whose consumers have been asking for a pizza that is both gluten-free and vegan — … Continue reading