Whether with oozing extra cheese, thick slabs of pepperoni, or even fragrant, sweet pineapple, there’s no wrong way to eat a pizza. This Italian creation always has a place in our lives: it’s great for a quick lunch, a Friday night dinner, a party, a sports game…just about anything, really.
In Plano, Texas, the pizza is plentiful, but only five places deserve to be recognized as the best of the best. Whether you’re new to the area and need a quick bite or you’re a long-term resident craving something new, these are the best pizza in Plano Texas.
1. Angelo & Vito’s Pizzeria
Address: 7000 Independence Parkway #144
Why: Our very favorite place to chow down on pizza in Plano has to be Angelo & Vito’s Pizzeria. Get Brooklyn-style pizza even in Plano at Angelo & Vito’s Pizzeria. With online ordering, delivery, and lunch specials, when hunger strikes, you can count on this beloved pizza place to come through. What are you craving? The Brooklyn Meat Lovers’ pie is stuffed with mozzarella cheese, ground beef, Italian sausage, ham, and pepperoni. Angelo & Vito’s has also perfected its Blanca, or white pie, with just basil, cheese, and white sauce. You can also order salads, wings, and hot sandwiches here.
2. Olive’s Pizza
Address: 6900 Alma Drive
Why: For a bit more money, you can enjoy a fantastic Italian meal at Olive’s Pizza. You’re encouraged to bring your own booze; a nice bottle of red wine would surely go well with Olive’s calzones, which include marinara sauce, meaty fillings, and plenty of extra cheese. Don’t miss the gourmet specialty pies, especially The B.O.S.S. Lovers, which stands for bacon-olives-sausage-supreme. This pizzeria is also known for its tiramisu.
3. Alfredo’s Pizzeria
Address: 3115 West Parker Road
Why: Alfredo’s Pizzeria is so sought-after they have their own Android and Apple app for quickly ordering delicious pizza in plano. Let your creativity shine, since you can create your own pizza from the ground up, choosing the size of the pie, the type of crust (stuffed, pan, New York hand-tossed, and crispy thin), the toppings (fun choices include breakfast bacon, jalapenos, and pork sausage), and more toppings. Their pizza rolls are noteworthy as they’re a convenient and portable snack.
4. Goodfella’s Woodfired Pizza
Address: 8240 Preston Road
Why: Get Goodfella’s to go or have them cater your next event! With live entertainment and music, happy hour, and other events, it pays to come by the restaurant often. While there, discover the Old World Style that makes these woodfired pizzas so amazing. If you’re looking for upscale, creative pizza in Plano you will LOVE Goodfella’s. The pizza alla vodka with prosciutto, peas, mushrooms, vodka cream sauce, and fresh mozzarella is a tour for the taste buds. The Smokin’ Goodfella is another must-try; it includes basil, pecorino romano, caramelized onions, sausage, roasted pepper cream sauce, and fresh mozzarella.
5. Verona Italian Restaurant
Address: 9720 Coit Road
Why: Start off your night at Verona Italian Restaurant by sinking your teeth into their special cheesy garlic bread. The eatery’s most requested pie is the Neapolitan thin crust cheese pizza, which is customizable to be made your way. The Verona’s Special Pizza is piled high with black olives, onions, green peppers, mushrooms, Canadian bacon, hamburger, pepperoni, and sausage, so bring your appetite!
There you have it! These are our selections for the best pizzas in Plano. Where is your favorite slice around town? Let us know in the comment section below! As always, stay tuned to our blog for all things eat, shop and play around the Dallas area.