In Peoria, Arizona, we have a variety of pizza places that allow you to customize the pizza of your dreams or eat popular pizza from around the country. Here are the top pizza places you should visit while you are here.
Ballpark Pizza and Subs
Ballpark Pizza and Subs is a local, family-owned, ballpark-themed restaurant that offers a variety of pizzas, wings, and subs. All of Ballpark’s ingredients are delivered fresh each morning and they offer daily specials inspired by seasonal ingredients. The whole family will leave with a smile on their face. For more information, visit www.ballparkpizzaandsubs.com.
Fabio on Fire
Born, raised and educated in Domodossola (the last train stop before Switzerland) in northern Italy, Chef Fabio Ceschetti is part of a family of restaurateurs. He worked his way through the ranks of his family's restaurant, Il Barcantonio, from dishwasher to pizzaiolo to head chef. Generations of family recipes were handed down to him by his grandparents, Rocco and Marianna. He was schooled in the culinary arts in Italy and worked for five star and diamond companies in Italy, London and the United States to expand and refine his skills. Fabio on Fire is proud to serve delicious authentic Italian pizzas, bread, desserts and cuisine made from only the freshest, high quality ingredients. They buy their produce from local growers who exhibit a commitment to quality, organic living, and environmentally friendly farming. Located at 8275 W. Lake Pleasant Pkwy., Suite 101. Visit www.fabioonfire.com for more information.
Are you craving some Chicago-style, deep-dish pizza? Giordano’s is the place for you. Peoria is lucky to house one of the only two Giordano’s in Arizona. They are famous for their deep-dish, stuffed crust pizzas. Giordano’s has been named “Chicago’s Best Pizza” by NBC, The New York Times, and many more. For more information, visit www.giordanos.com.
Grimaldi’s is known for using delicious homemade ingredients to create the perfect pizza. Their dough, which is a secret recipe, is hand tossed and made in house daily along with their pizza sauce and mozzarella cheese. Grimaldi’s is a pizza place with a cause. They have partnered with No Kid Hungry and have raised more than $700,000 for the organization. For more information, visit www.grimaldispizzeria.com.
New York Pizza Department
New York Pizza Department (NYPD) brings classic New York style pizza all the way to Arizona. NYPD has New York water flowing straight from the tap so that their dough has the signature New York taste. They offer daily specials along with lunch specials to give customers great pizza for a great deal. For more information, visit aznypdpizza.com.
Build Your Own Pizza
Right now, a huge trend taking the pizza world by storm is build-your-own pizza restaurants. In Peoria, we have three unique options: Char, Mod, and Blaze. At Char, they serve authentic Neapolitan-style pizza. You can choose from specialty pizzas, classic Char pizzas, or you can customize your own. At Mod and Blaze, you customize your pizza with as many toppings as your heart desires. The best part is no matter how many toppings you choose, the price stays the same. For more information, visit www.charpizzeria.com, www.modpizza.com or www.blazepizza.com.