Where to Find Some the Best Neapolitan-Style Pizza in Atlanta
Atlanta offers a wide selection of restaurants and bars to choose from. Many of them serve some of the best pizza in the South. While the Neapolitan-style definitely dominates the city of Atlanta, New York and Chicago-style pizzas are also available if you know where to look. No matter what type of pizza you’re craving, you are sure to find some delicious options at these top 7 restaurants.
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2809 Peachtree Rd, Buckhead
Due to the ongoing pandemic, Fellini’s Pizza is only open for pickup and patio dining. These new restrictions were implemented to ensure the safety of both their employees and customers. But no matter where you decide to enjoy your pizza, you are sure to be impressed by its delicious flavor and generous toppings.
You can order a regular slice, medium, or large pie. If you’re in the mood for some thick Sicilian pizza, you can order it by the slice or the pie. Additional toppings include Italian sausage, green peppers, anchovies, pineapple, and more. A wide selection of specials are also available if you aren’t interested in building your own pizza.
“Of course the pizza was hot, fresh and delicious. The guy responsible for handing the pizza off to us, was friendly, upbeat and made me feel like he was happy to still be serving up pizza slices to the public.” - Yelp Review.
615 Spring St, Midtown
Pizzas, strombolis, calzones, and more await you at this popular restaurant in Midtown Atlanta. At Goodfellas Pizza & Wings, you can rest assured that your food will come out in only its freshest and most appetizing form. 8”, 10”, and 14” specialty pizzas are served daily. You can also order just a slice or two if you aren’t interested in purchasing a personal pizza. Everything from the Buffalo Chicken Pizza to the Meat Lovers Pizza is made with only the freshest ingredients.
Want something a little lighter? Goodfellas also offers a wide selection of appetizers and salads. The Fried Mozzarella sticks are great for sharing, as are the Jalapeno Poppers and the Fried Mushrooms. As for the salad, you have a number of options to choose from including the Fried Chicken Salad, Cobb Salad, and Shrimp Salad.
“One of the best veggie burgers I have ever had! Very good wings and pizza too! Everyone I have had an encounter with has been nice. We have ordered delivery with them too and it's pretty timely compared to other places!” - Yelp Review
478 Edgewood Ave, Old Fourth Ward
Located in the historic Old Fourth Ward neighborhood is a cozy pizza shop known for serving some of the largest pizza slices in Atlanta. Their King-sized slices are sure to fill you up. You might even need to take some of it home to finish up later. While you wait for your pizza, feel free to sit by the bar and order a drink as you soak in the restaurant’s unique atmosphere.
“This is the best pizza I've had on Edgewood! Crispy slices and perfect amount of pesto. And the vibe there and customer service is PERFECT ! Especially where it's located because you know Edgewood will be lit.” - Yelp Review
1093 Hemphill Ave, Westside/Home Park, Georgia Tech
To enjoy an authentic piece of Italy, you need to head over to Antico. This family-run restaurant offers a number of innovative and savory options. The Margherita D.O.P. can be topped with pepperoni, Calabrian peppers, funghi, or artichoke. The Capricciosa is sprinkled with mushroom, artichoke, and prosciutto cotto. If you want to crack open a cold one while you enjoy your pizza, feel free to BYOB.
“Every time I visited this spot, I never had a bad experience. It's times like this where I miss the ambiance, atmosphere, and just the smell of dough in the restaurant. My favorite pizza to get is the margarita which is their classic. To my knowledge all the ingredients are imported from Italy. The overall taste is mind blowing, it's always very delicious.” - Yelp Review
484 Moreland Ave, Little Five Points
Savage Pizza is another must-see spot for trying out some of the best pizza in Atlanta. You can either build your own pizza or choose the specialty. Some of the restaurant’s top recommendations include the Tomato Basil, Sav-Veg, and Cajun pizza. If you decide to build your own pizza, you can add a variety of toppings such as anchovies, Canadian bacon, green olives, prosciutto ham, and shrimp.
If you’re more of a calzone person, you will also love this place. Spinach, Chicken, and Mexican Calzones are available for hungry customers like you. We also recommend saving enough room for dessert so you can enjoy their New York Style Cheesecake.
“Not only were they super kind and courteous during order taking, the pizza came out in less time than expected. They brought it out to us in our car even though it was down pouring.” - Yelp Review
1577 N Decatur Rd, Emory Village
Double Zero is open for both dine-in and takeout. If you decide to eat inside the restaurant, you will be treated with its stunning walls designs and interior decor. If you end up ordering takeout, you will still reap the benefits that come from feasting upon its delicious pizza.
Everything from the Og Dz Pizza to the Sausage Pizza is made with precision and skill. Double Zero specializes in Neapolitan pizza, which came all the way from Naples. Neapolitan pizza is characterized by fresh mozzarella cheese and basil toppings without any frills involved.
“I don't have many words to describe the perfect job they do with the pizza here. It's just a perfect Neapolitan pizza. The crispness in the dough being baked at high heat along with airy crust and lightness you can only get in high hydration doughs, and combine that with the highest quality toppings and you get a Neapolitan pizza that can't be beaten.” - Yelp Review
676 Highland Ave, Old Fourth Ward
For some hearty pizza served in a laid back atmosphere, you need to try out Jack’s Pizza and Wings. Located in the Old Fourth Ward neighborhood, this restaurant serves “Atlanta-style” pizza, which is the brainchild of ATL-born owner Jack. In addition to its popular pizza selections, Jack’s Pizza and Wings also offers specialty pies and — you guessed — wings. So grab a beer and enjoy some delicious Big Mama pizza the next time you stop by Jack’s Pizza and Wings.
“Let me tell you about this place. I walked in and said OK here we go....but low and behold the wings, pizza, and drinks were bomb. I went with a dear friend and his pizza was really great.” - Yelp Review
What’s your go-to pizza topping? BBQ chicken? Anchovies? Let us know in the comments!