POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. -- We asked. You answered. In our hunt for the best pizza in Dutchess, Giacomo's, with six locations throughout the county, was selected by you -- our readers -- among the top three.
We still need your vote to crown the winner -- all finalists are being profiled this week -- but in the meantime, here's a "slice" of what makes this pizzeria so DVlicious.
Giacomo's Pizzeria, six locations: 2600 South Rd., Poughkeepsie (845) 485-1400; 1 Spackenkill Rd., Poughkeepsie (845) 462-2402; 3434 North Rd., Poughkeepsie (845) 471-0100; 942 Rte. 376, Wappingers (845) 297-5557; 1097 Rte. 55, Lagrangeville (845) 471-5555
In Business: For more than a decade.
Most Popular Slice Sold: Cheese; the eatery is also known for its Rio Rancho, made with mozzarella, bacon, diced tomato, and ranch dressing, and the Buffalo chicken, with chicken cutlet, celery, blue cheese, and hot sauce.
Key to Success: Free Wi-fi. Beer and wine served at certain locations. A brand-new dining room at its Wappingers site. Promotions such as a free glass of wine or beer with the purchase of two dinners; senior discounts; free soda with the purchase of three sandwiches, and other daily specials.
Vote for your favorite finalist before 5 p.m. Monday, Jan 25. You are allowed to vote multiple times, but only once a day.
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