7 Restaurants That Serve the Best Pizza in Tucson

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Who doesn’t enjoy a thick, savory slice of pizza every once in a while? Luckily for you, Tucson is home to a number of highly-rated pizzerias. From family-owned diners to elegant, high-end restaurants, there are a variety of different spots that could put themselves in the running for serving the number 1 pizza in Tucson. The competition out there is stiff. Searching for some delicious pizza? Check out our list of the top 7 pizzerias in Tucson now!

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1. Pizza Luna

Laidback and informal restaurant known for its Neapolitan-style pizzas

Pizza Luna offers savory classics like the Margherita. Image courtesy of Pizza Luna.

1101 N Wilmot Rd, Suite 119 | Tucson | pizza-luna.com

Pizza Luna is the ultimate destination for pizza lovers. Guests can choose a Traditional, Neapolitan, or Bianca style pizza. All of them come in 12 inch or 16 inch sizes and are topped with whole milk mozzarella before being finished off with grana padano and oregano. 

Once you choose your pizza style, you can add some meats, cheeses, and vegetables! Pizza specials like the Neapolitan Meatball and Sausage Rossa are also available if you aren’t looking to build a custom pizza. Pizza Luna also offers great deals like half off cheese and/or pepperoni pizza everyday from 12pm-4pm. 

“The workers there were very friendly and the food didn't take long to make. We both loved our pizza choices! The Neapolitan and a white pizza. My mom said this was her favorite White Pizza she's ever had! I also really enjoyed mine, it tasted very fresh.” - Yelp Review 

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2. Fiamme Pizza

Rustic restaurant that specializes in authentic wood-fired pizza

Photo of Fiamme Pizza - Tucson, AZ, United States
Feeling tired after a long day? Reward yourself with some fresh pizza from Fiamme Pizza! Image courtesy of Yelp.

4706 E Sunrise Dr | Tucson | fiammepizzatucson.com

Fiamma Pizza specializes in the art of pizza making. At this popular restaurant in Tucson, you will enjoy fresh pizza made from imported Neapolitan flour, San Marzano tomatoes, mozzarella, basil, and other fresh locally-sourced ingredients. By using a natural fermentation process for the dough, Fiamma Pizza’s chefs are able to produce a light, crispy crust with a wood smoke char. 

The pizzas at Fiamma Pizza are a fusion of Neapolitan and Brooklyn style pies. Everything from the PIzza Piccante to the Prosciutto e Arugula is bursting with flavor. In addition to their wide pizza selection, Fiamma Pizza also offers numerous antipasti dishes and salads. 

“The best gluten-free pizza crust! They make it by hand. It came to the table lightly charred on crust from a brick oven. White pizza was amazing as well as the arugula salad. Waiter was attentive, nice, and we could tell this is a labor of love!” - Yelp Review

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3. Scordato's Pizzeria

Artisanal pizza served in a warm, contemporary eatery

A meat lover’s dream. Image courtesy of Yelp.

4911 N Stone Ave | Tucson | scordatospizzeria.com

Scordato’s Pizzeria offers the perfect blend of local hospitality and upscale cuisine. On any given night, you will find this contemporary restaurant filled with hungry patrons eager to bite into their artisanal pizzas. From the Roasted Three Mushroom to the Chicken Meatballs and Ricotta Cheese pizza, all of the pies are made fresh with expert craftsmanship. All artisan pizzas are served in 12 inch pies. However, 10 inch gluten-free crust is also available for guests. 

“The pizza is FANTASTIC. The crust is crisp on the bottom with an audible crunch. Light and airy, or "pillowy" as they say, with a really nice char around the edges from the high-heat oven. It's served on a perforated pizza dish, which keeps the crust crisp throughout the meal. The sauce is flavorful, bright and acidic, but not gloopy or overpowering. And the cheese is creamy but not too greasy.” - Yelp Review

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4. Serial Grillers

Popular food truck located in Harlan Heights

Serial Grillers offers classic pies like the Pepperoni Pizza. Image courtesy of Yelp.

5975 E Speedway Blvd | Harlan Heights | serialgrillersaz.com

Serial Grillers is the only food truck on this list. But don’t underestimate it. It serves some of the best pizza in Tucson. Located in Harland Heights, Serial Grillers offers specialty pizzas like The Bone Collector and Ghostface. Guests can order their pizza as a slice or a whole pie. The pies themselves come in different sizes, from mini 8-inch pies to large 16-inch pies. 

If none of the specials pique your interest, you can build your own pizza! You can choose your sauce, cheese, and toppings. Canadian bacon, boneless wings, and jalapenos are just a few savory toppings you can add to your pizza. 

“Wow! What a treat for pizza !! Last time I came for pizza they where at their other location. The pizza was very good and I did not go home hungry! The service and  staff here are great. They have all the safety protocols like hand sanitizer and social distancing. Will be coming back soon!” - Yelp Review

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5. Anello’s East Coast Italian

Wood-fired pizza served in a rustic, contemporary atmosphere

Pictured above are the Marinara and Bianca pizzas. Image courtesy of Yelp.

222 E 6th St | Tucson | anello.space

If you enjoy low-key eateries with nice mood lighting, you’ll love Anello’s East Coast Italian. This charming Italian restaurant offers authentic and savory dishes that will fill you up! Anello’s features a variety of different specialty pizzas, including the Margherita, Bianca, and Verde. If you wish, you can add some extra toppings like the Ezzo Pepperoni or the Wood Roasted Mushrooms. Still hungry for some dessert? You can share a piece of their Pistachio Cake or Chocolate Cake with a friend!

“Anello is my staple place. This is the place I go when I need a pick me up, when I'm feeling super happy, the place I go with friends who I know share my love for a beautiful space and delicious food and good company. Through this pandemic I have lamented not being able to eat inside this space watching pizzas being fired, but have been eternally grateful for the ability to order a pizza and enjoy it at home. It is comforting, to say the least.” - Yelp Review

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6. Rocco’s Little Chicago

Tucson favorite for its authentic and delicious Chicago-style pies

Enjoy a savory, deep-dish pizza. You deserve it. Image courtesy of Yelp.

2707 E Broadway Blvd | Sam Hughes | roccoslittlechicago.com

Who doesn’t love a slice of hot, deep-dish pizza? Rocco’s Little Chicago is the premier destination for authentic Chicago-style pizza! It was even voted Best Pizza in 2020’s Tucson Weekly Best of Tucson. 

But if deep-dish pan pizza isn’t your thing, you can try Rocco’s classic thin pizza or stuffed pizza instead. Their famous stuffed pizza fills two selected toppings between the crust. Gluten-free crust is also available. A wide variety of toppings including grilled marinated chicken, smoked bacon, and portobello mushrooms are all available to finish off your pie. 

“Flavorful pizza will satisfy your tastebuds for sure. Got the thin crust Angry Samoan & thin crust Veggie. Samoan had pancetta, sweet pineapple & jalapeño heat! Veggie had Artichoke Hearts, Tomatoes, Green Peppers, Mushrooms, Olives, Red Onions, Spinach & Fresh Basil! We had no room left for dessert. So we're gotta head back soon for another visit.” - Yelp Review

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7. Brooklyn Pizza Company

Popular pizza spot for college students

Photo of Brooklyn Pizza Company - Tucson, AZ, United States
Try a mouthwatering slice of cheesy pizza from this popular restaurant! Image courtesy of Yelp.

534 N 4th Ave | West University | brooklynpizzacompany.com

Last, but not least, on the list is Brooklyn Pizza Company. This charming pizzeria was named Best Place to Grab a Slice in Best of Tucson! Made from a special family recipe, the pizza offers a delicious experience like no other. While the dining area is temporarily closed, you can still enjoy the restaurant’s famous pizza through pick-up or delivery. 

“Brooklyn Pizza is always a hit. You can order through the sliding window or go inside (based on what time you go) and I've never been disappointed with a slice. The best time to enjoy a slice is when you are hanging out at Sky Bar (spot right next door). Brooklyn will even deliver your pizza to you while you are having a drink. Now that's service!” - Yelp Review

Tucson is home to dozens of highly-rated pizza shops. You won’t have much trouble finding one that suits both your budget and taste bugs. Which pizzeria do you plan to visit next? Let us know in the comments!

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