Don’t worry, Dodo Pizza doesn’t try and imagine a world without pizza. Quite the opposite, they have a pizza for every taste and occasion. What’s most impressive is the live kitchen webcam that runs 24-hours a day, so you can watch them make you pizza in real time along with live updates. Welcome to the future!
Where is it? 6 York Place, Brighton, BN1 4GU
Their best slice? The Meats – Bacon, red onion, pepperoni, marinara sauce, mozzarella and chicken.
Very Italian Pizza (VIP)
Sure a lot of people say they use the freshest ingredients but how can you be sure that the pizza you’re inhaling is the best it can be? Well the team at VIP own their own farm in Naples so you know everything is on the level. Forget the stodgy takeaways of old, Very Italian Pizza lets you eat pizza like the very important person you are!
Where is it? 19 Old Steine, Brighton, BN1 1EL
Their best slice? The Buffalina – Huge crust, thick tomato sauce, chunks of buffalo mozzarella and a forest of rocket on top.
When in Rome (or London in this case) eat pizza how the Romans do/did. Yes Pizza Union pride themselves on their ultra-thin and crispy slices, fire baked at superfast speeds in their Roman style oven! How superfast? Try three minutes or less. No man should wait for pizza, especially not you and your merry band of legionaries.
Where is it? 14 Kingsland High Street, London, E8 2JP
Their best slice? The Vesuvio – Mozzarella, pepperoni, mixed peppers and heaps of chillies.
Among the busy shops and offices of Shoreditch lies this hidden gem of a pizza place. Sure you could order from the menu but we know you dance to the beat of a different drum. Pizza Buzz are all about you getting exactly what you want and let you design your own pizza from scratch, including the choice of four awesome bases and three kinds of cheese!
Where is it? 2b Worship Street, London, EC2A 2AH
Their best slice? The Vegan Signature Ratta, Tat, Tat – Aubergines, courgette, olives, basil and mixed peppers.
Pizza Metro Pizza
Everyone knows that length is important and anyone that disagrees hasn’t been to Pizza Metro Pizza, creators of the longest pizzas in the big smoke. The sheer amount of toppings on offer here is also very impressive, seriously, even the most awkward party member will be satisfied here. And if they don’t like pizza a) Why are they your friend? And b) Pizza Metro Pizza also serves pasta.
Where is it? 64 Battersea Rise, London, SW11 1EQ
Their best slice? The Pizza Metro Pizza – Mozzarella, beef meatballs, cherry tomatoes, aubergine and parmesan.
Another case of come for the pun and stay for the amazing slices. Order your pizza by the slice or take the plunge and order a whole 20-inch pizza to yourself. We know, you’ve earned it (although Homeslice insist it’ll take three of you). The open kitchen means you can watch the Homeslice team (Homies?) bring your pizza to life.
Where is it? 13 Neal’s Yard, London, WC2H 9DP
Their best slice? The Barbeque – BBQ Beef brisket, celery and pickled carrots.
Please your inner Blondie fan and check out Atomic Diner in Oxford. They may have made their name with burgers, BUT they also sell a range of crazy good pizzas made fresh on site. What’s more, we know location is important to the discerning pizza eater, but you’ll feel right at home in uber cool restaurant where comic books and movie posters line the walls.
Where is it? 247 Cowley Road, Oxford, OX4 1JE
Their best slice? The Gambit – Cajun bacon, chicken, onion rings and BBQ sauce.
The Pizza Company
Thick shakes, master chefs and a cracking slice or ten, The Pizza Company know you need a hearty meal and that you don’t want to wait. That’s why quick service and awesome pizzas are the only things they care about. Just don’t ask them the ingredients to their top secret tomato sauce, if they told you they’d have to kill you.
Where is it? 178 Mill Road, Cambridge, CB1 3LP
Their best slice? Tandoori Sizzler – Tandoori chicken, red onions, jalapenos and green peppers.
Centrally located on Burgate in Canterbury, Chapter is definitely the one if you’re in the mood for something refined. Their clay oven baked sourdough pizzas are easily the main event but that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t stick around to sample one (or two) of their carefully chosen beers. Why not go the whole hog and finish off with a Tiramisu? You’re a gentleman of leisure after all.
Where is it? 11-12 Burgate, Cantebury, CT1 2HG
Their best slice? The Salsiccia e Friarielli – Fennel sausage, wild broccoli, fior di latte, chilli and parmesan.