Craving a slice of crispy, cheesy pizza loaded with toppings? Here are 10 places you can try today in Middlesex County.
The spots you see on this list were top-rated on several user-generated review sites, featured in local publications and recommended by Daily Voice readers.
Some are longtime favorites while others have only recently opened their doors. All of these pizzerias, however, are dishing up pies we think you'll love.
Brooklyn Boys Pizza and Deli, Edison : Featuring a classic variety of Brooklyn-style thin-crust gourmet pies, Brooklyn Boys Pizza and Deli has established itself as a local staple after more than eight years in business. The joint also serves hot and cold subs, calzones, strombolis, wraps and more.
Fatto Americano, New Brunswick : The pizza crafted at Fatto Americano is described as “Neo-Neapolitan,” a blend of traditional Neapolitan and New York-style. Topping options include Italian classics like prosciutto, pancetta, lamb sausage, duck, capicola, goat cheese, to name a few. Dig in!
Ferraro’s Pizzeria & Pub, Middlesex : Celebrating its 60th anniversary this year, Ferraro’s offers a fresh and authentic array of Italian specialties. While the pizza menu is relatively small, the eatery serves plenty of entrees with pasta, chicken, seafood and more, culminating in an exquisite culinary experience you won’t soon forget.
Tino’s Artisan Pizza, Kingston : Tino’s in Kingston is known for its one-of-a-kind thin crust, which can be attributed to the eatery’s “terra cotta” cooking method. Countless specialty pie options are available, and Tino’s even sells pizza dough for guests to take home and create customized pies of their very own.
Francesco’s Pizzeria & Restaurant, Edison : In terms of variety, Francesco’s serves just about everything under the sun - from classic Italian entrees to out-of-the-box specialty pizzas like the “potato skin pie,” the most difficult part of your visit will be deciding what to order.
Frank’s Pizza and Italian Restaurant, East Brunswick : Frank’s Pizza, another Middlesex County staple, offers traditional pies, gourmet and specialty pies and even Sicilian-style and deep dish pies. Dozens of topping combinations are available, from cheeseburger bacon to eggplant parm, taco and more.
Chicago’s Pizza With A Twist, Edison : In Edison, you’ll find Chicago’s Pizza With A Twist, which offers anything but your average pie. Choose from chicken pizza, desi-style pizza, paneer pizza, naan pizza and more.
Krispy Pizza, Old Bridge Township : Krispy Pizza opened its doors in New York City more than 50 years ago and has since expanded to several towns in the Garden State. Perhaps the most famed variety is the Grandma’s Pizza, a thin-crust pie topped with fresh mozzarella, tomatoes, EVOO and basil.
The Doughfather, Monroe Township : In Monroe Township, you’ll find The Doughfather, which has truly revolutionized the typical pizza crust. Among favorites are the lasagna meatball crust pie and the garlic pesto knot pie. Hearty deep-dish varieties are also available, each loaded with traditional Italian toppings.
Strawberry’s Pub & Pizza, Woodbridge Township : Last but certainly not least, you'll find Strawberry’s Pub & Pizza in Woodbridge. Choose from dozens of fresh specialty pie options like buffalo chicken, shrimp scampi and Verde (baby arugula, prosciutto, flavored truffle oil, mozzarella and balsamic glaze).
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