AMPM Picks: The Best Pizza NYC

One bite, everybody knows the rules! It is a true blessing to live in a city home to some of the best pizza in the world. But with NYC pizza comes an overwhelming amount of options to chose from. Pizza might not scream luxury, but AMPM has narrowed it down to our personal pizza picks that are sure to send the toughest critic into a pizza nirvana.

emmy squared

EMMY SQUARED

Detroit-style square pizzas, Italian sandwiches & a signature burger in a brick-clad setting.

totonno's

TOTONNO’S

Beloved old-school joint furnishing thin-crust coal-oven pizza to Coney Island crowds since 1924.

joes-pizza-goldbely.0.0.jpg

JOE’S PIZZA

West Village locals have depended on this counter-service pizzeria for quick slices since 1975.

emmett's

EMMETT’S

Lively pizza joint serving Chicago-style deep dish pies plus beer & wine in simple digs with a bar.

Lombardi

LOMBARDI’S

Landmark NoLita restaurant serving coal-fired, thin-crust Neapolitan pizza since 1905.

robertas_2018_pizzamarghertia4_credit-deidre-schoo.jpg

ROBERTA’S

Trendy, popular destination featuring Italian fare & wood-fired pizzas, plus a takeout area.

lucali_credit-evan-sung.jpg

LUCALI

Popular neighborhood eatery serves thin-crust pizza & guests bring their own wine & beer; cash only.

prince street pizza

PRINCE ST PIZZA

Square pies named for streets in the neighborhood nourish & amuse at this NoLita pizzeria.

Grimaldis

GRIMALDI’S

Casual, Brooklyn-based pizzeria chain serving brick-oven pies & calzones plus wine & beer.

julianas

JULIANA’S

Classic & specialty pies from a coal-fired oven in a modern space by pizza legend Patsy Grimaldi.