Best Of Gothamist: The 12 Best Pizza Places In NYC
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1. Roberta's Pizza

9.2
261 Moore St (at Bogart St), Brooklyn, NY
Pizzeria · East Williamsburg · 864 tips and reviews

Jen C.Jen Chung: "The famed Cheeses Christ ($15) is a dairy lover's dream, baked with a triple-threat combo of mozzarella, talleggio and parmiggiano cheese and sprinkled with black pepper."

2. Speedy Romeo

9.1
376 Classon Ave (at Greene Ave), Brooklyn, NY
Pizzeria · Clinton Hill · 225 tips and reviews

Jen C.Jen Chung: "They make pizza a little differently in St. Louis, Missouri, using a cracker-thin yeast-free crust that's cut into squares, topped with a processed white cheese called Provel."

3. Coals Pizza

1888 Eastchester Rd (Morris Park Ave), Bronx, NY
Pizzeria · Morris Park · 4 tips and reviews

Jen C.Jen Chung: "Coals' pizzas are grilled and made with flatbread crust, lending the pies a unique taste and texture even the staunchest of classic slice diehards can get into."

4. Motorino

7.9
139 Broadway (at Bedford Av), Brooklyn, NY
Pizzeria · Williamsburg · 47 tips and reviews

Jen C.Jen Chung: "Check out the Pugliese ($17), a savory pie made with stracciatella, broccolini, spicy sausage, garlic, chili flakes and pecorino."

5. Patsy's Pizza - East Harlem

8.8
2287 1st Ave (btwn E 117th & E 118th St), New York, NY
Pizzeria · East Harlem · 143 tips and reviews

Jen C.Jen Chung: "The paper-thin crust pies are hearty and coal-fired so they've got just the right charred hint."

6. Totonno's Pizzeria Napolitano

8.3
1524 Neptune Ave (W 15th & W 16th St.), Brooklyn, NY
Pizzeria · Coney Island · 108 tips and reviews

Jen C.Jen Chung: "Stellar coal-fired pies, though note that they're only open Wednesdays through Sundays, with nightly last seatings at 7:30 p.m.

7. Louie & Ernie's Pizza

9.1
1300 Crosby Ave (at Waterbury Ave), Bronx, NY
Pizzeria · Pelham Bay · 50 tips and reviews

Jen C.Jen Chung: "The place has been run by brothers Cosimo and Johnny Tiso since 1987, and the pizziaolo duo are masters at whipping up the perfect paper-thin crust."

8. Paulie Gee’s

9.3
60 Greenpoint Ave (btwn Franklin & West St), Brooklyn, NY
Pizzeria · Greenpoint · 401 tips and reviews

Jen C.Jen Chung: "If there's one thing Paulie Gee's does better than everyone else, it's toppings."

9. Rosario's Pizza

173 Orchard St (at Stanton St.), New York, NY
Pizzeria · Lower East Side · 80 tips and reviews

Jen C.Jen Chung: "Unlike other pizza places you may visit while on the search to soak up alcohol, this one stood up to the Sober Test—it is good any hour of the day."

10. Di Fara Pizza

7.9
1424 Avenue J (at E 15th St), Brooklyn, NY
Pizzeria · Midwood · 350 tips and reviews

Jen C.Jen Chung: "Legendary owner Don DeMarco stands at the counter generously topping your pizza with olive oil and fresh cut basil."

11. Lucali

9.1
575 Henry St (btwn Carroll St & 1st Pl), Brooklyn, NY
Pizzeria · Carroll Gardens · 249 tips and reviews

Jen C.Jen Chung: "The edges are crisp—but not too crisp or too burned—and the center is soft without being soupy."

12. Denino's Pizzeria Tavern

8.9
524 Port Richmond Ave (at Hooker Pl), Staten Island, NY
Pizzeria · Port Richmond · 111 tips and reviews

Jen C.Jen Chung: "Don't miss the no-frills, tavern-style pizza joint that turns out deliciously cheesy and greasy pies that'll help soak up the multiple pitchers of beer."

13. Koronet Pizza

7.0
2848 Broadway (btwn 110th & 111th St.), New York, NY
Pizzeria · West Harlem · 116 tips and reviews

Jen C.Jen Chung: Honorable mention: A good jumbo slice

14. Artichoke Basille's Pizza & Bar

8.3
114 10th Ave (btwn W 17th & W 18th St), New York, NY
Pizzeria · Chelsea · 300 tips and reviews

Jen C.Jen Chung: Honorable mention: A good, late-night, drunk slice.

15. Best Pizza

9.0
33 Havemeyer St (btwn N 7th & N 8th St.), Brooklyn, NY
Pizzeria · Williamsburg · 200 tips and reviews

Jen C.Jen Chung: Honorable mention: A good corner slice

16. Percy's Pizza

7.4
190 Bleecker St (at MacDougal St.), New York, NY
Pizzeria · Greenwich Village · 61 tips and reviews

Jen C.Jen Chung: Honorable mention: A good dollar slice

17. Rosario's

8.8
22-55 31st St (btwn 23rd Ave & Ditmars Blvd), Astoria, NY
Deli · 28 tips and reviews

Jen C.Jen Chung: Honorable mention: A best deli slice