Lockdown may have left us feeling at a loss recently... but you know what’s always guaranteed to be by your side, no matter what? Pizza. Whether you need a hangover cure (we know how rowdy those virtual pub quizzes can get), a midweek pick-me-up or you’re setting up a cute date night in your living room, the city’s best pizzerias are on-hand with the good stuff. From DIY kits to vegan calzones, classic sourdough bakes to cult favourites, check out our guide to the best pizza available for delivery and collection in London.
Searching for vegan pizza delivery in London? Purezza are the go-to. In fact, we’d even argue their pizzas are so tasty, they could win over the most adamant of carnivores. Check out their range of plant-based goodies, including cheesesteak calzone, pizza topped with onions, courgettes and fresh pesto, and their famous smoked mozzarella, aubergine parmigiana and sausage pizza.
While the doors to Yard Sale Pizza’s restaurants may be closed for dining right now, they are still offering a contact-free delivery or collection. So if you’re in East and North London, you’re free to swing by one of their outposts and grab your stone-baked pizza with signature slow cooked tomato sauce and Fior di Latte mozzarella (that counts as daily exercise right?).
Claiming their stake as the best pizza in Covent Garden, Beso have offered an online delivery service, so you can try ‘em on for size at home. Get your hands on all manner of authentic Italian sourdough creations, from the classic margherita to the white-based porcini and gorgonzola, salame picante with pepperoni and mozzarella, to the truffle-laced beso if you’re feeling a little fancier.
Not only are Pizza Pilgrims offering online delivery in London, but they're going one step further with a pizza in the post service. Now, people across the country (yeah, not just the capital) can create their very own masterpieces in a pan with a kit containing Neapolitan 48-hour-proved balls of dough, marinara, Fior Di Latte, olive oil, basil and parmesan for two pizzas.
While most of their restaurants remain closed, Homeslice Marylebone has launches home delivery and contact-free collection. As well as this, they’re offering a Homeslice X Jameson Pizza And Whiskey Box which can be ordered via their site. The DIY kit includes all you need for a feast at home, with all the ingredients you need for their signature slices and the perfect cocktail to accompany.
Some of London’s best pizza deliveries come from Four Hundred Rabbits, so you’ll be pleased to hear they’re still taking orders. Chomp away on fresh sourdough creations with mouthwatering toppings, including sizzling beef mince with chilli and mozzarella, zesty asparagus with burrata and watercress, and the filthy vegan sausage pizza with cheese and jalapeños.
If you love quirky Italian eateries Gloria and Circolo Popolare, then you will not want to miss out on their fabulous click & collect service. The company are offering ready-made meals (including pizzas, lemon meringue pie and cocktails) from their London sites, so you can stuff your face with their famous dishes at home. Simply place your order online, choose a slot and they’re all yours.
50 Kalò di Ciro Salvo
While 50 Kalò di Ciro Salvo may have its doors closed for table service, the world-famous pizzeria is still getting signature slices to your front door. Indulge in some of the London's best pizza delivery with authentic recipes, expertly-sourced ingredients from Italian regions and each order cooked to perfection. We're particularly keen on the classic margherita or quirky lasagne-inspired creation.
For those of you looking for the best pizza takeaway in Clapton and Walthamstow, check out Sodo’s glorious goodies. Their hours may be limited to Thursday - Sunday for collection only, but they’re still ensuring you get your mitts on sourdough pizzas, craft beer and natural wine from their restaurants. A brilliant chance to set up the ultimate lockdown date night in our opinion...
Pizza Punks are delivering an evening of hands-on fun to your door with their DoughIY Kits. The DIY bundles will include 48-hour proofed sourdough, four toppings of your choice - with over 25 to pick from - and easy-to-follow instructions for you make your own delicious masterpiece.
Chomp away on seriously enticing slices including the award-winning truffle mushroom, gold pizza with lobster bisque and napoletana from L'Antica Pizzeria da Michele. This traditional Italian pizzeria is home to some of the best pizza in Soho and Baker Street, (maybe even the world) with an ample menu of beloved Italian staples that stretches to calzone, fried pizza and fresh pasta.
People of South London, this local gem is still offering incredible pizza delivery in Peckham and beyond. Making their signature bases using old school, natural techniques across 48 hours, the Made of Dough team goes one step further with fresh ingredients and unique flavour combinations. That’s not all though, they're even offering some very reasonable meal deals.
From family bundles to binge-watching deals and mate night specials, Crust Bros are offering plenty of pizza delivery packages that are catered to all your household needs while in lockdown. Explore their online offers and make amends for all those little lockdown quarrels by ordering a round of drool-worthy salami, veggie and margherita pizzas with a perfectly-paired bottle of wine and gelato.
Vicoli di Napoli Pizzeria
This Stoke Newington fave is offering some of the best pizza deliveries and collections in London. Five generations have led the family-run Vicoli di Napoli Pizzeria to local stardom, mainly for its classic marinara or margherita options. Through the use of natural ingredients and the traditional, time-tested method of leavening pizza dough, they achieve signature drool-worthy slices.
Some of the best pizza for collection in London comes from Voodoo Rays. Renowned for their humongous slices, they're offering the chance to take away from their Peckham and Dalston sites. What's more, you're able to choose between the miniature (by their standards) 12-inch classics or go the whole hog and get 22-inches with sides, cocktails and desserts for the ultimate lockdown feast.
This pizza restaurant in South London is serving only the finest oven-fresh slices. Set up in 2010, Berberè specialises in artisanal pizza delivery in Clapham, utilising living sourdough and organic ingredients. That's not all though as the restaurant serves up delicious desserts, salads and starters so you can set up you very own three-course dinner at home.
Hungry for more? Get stuck into our guide to the best restaurants delivering in London here.