Best Places To Eat Pizza in London
If you're looking to track down the kind of quality pizza that wouldn't look out of place in the very best pizzeria's in Naples, this one's for you. We've put together a tried-and-tested list of the very best places to get a pizza in London, so whether you're mad for a margherita, passionate for a pepperoni or crazy for a capricciosa, we've got it covered. Check out our list and see if you agree!
Last updated on 22nd June 2017
The Escapologist’s quirky theme and refined cocktail list might take a lot of the headlines, but mention must also go to the venue’s delicious, cheese-drenched slices. One of the best places to eat pizza in London, they’re served up in beautifully designed surroundings described as “part modern-day Victorian men’s club, part Masonic Lodge”, and there’s a fun yet refined list of cocktails to glug down on the side.
Ray's bar is cocktail bar in East London that's taken the phrase 'liquid dinner' to a completely different level. With the cocktail menu split into starters, main courses and desserts, the talented bartenders make use of an arsenal of bespoke liqueurs, potent spirits and fresh fruit to create some of London's most creative concoctions. And if things get a bit too hazy, guests can also enjoy a slice of pizza, courtesy of the experts upstairs.
The best things in London start with P. Ping Pong and Pizza. No questions asked. The Bat and Ball combines both for some of the best East London grub. Head over to Stratford for a round of table tennis followed by a brew and slice from local pizzeria, Well Street Pizza. You can have yourself a slice for just £3 or have a sharable pie for friends.
How else are you going to celebrate Canada Day than with pizza? You can get unlimited meaty, veggie, vegan and gluten free pizzas all washed down with a selection of craft beer. Meanwhile, Canada’s best artists will provide the soundtrack in the background.
The famous Pizza Pilgrims team shift their focus to West India Quay. Armed with the freshest ingredients and old recipes, the team have created a reputation for themselves when it comes to delivering amazing Neapolitan pizza dishes. If that wasn't enough, there's also a 16-player foosball table and huge plasma screens to keep you entertained.
Jack's is a characterful bar set under railway arches near Waterloo. With a food menu composed of delicious pizzas, condiment filled hotdogs and fiery wings, the bar never fails to put a smile on your face, offering an intriguing selection of craft cocktails and ice-cold beers to its guests.
Based in London's Victoria, Greenwood has drawn in crowds from across London with its offering of stunning dishes and ice cold craft beers. The bar staff have worked tirelessly, pulling together some of the finest craft beers and real ales from London's most prestigious breweries, including the famous Long Arm Brewing company. But it's the amazing pizzas that have caught our eye. From traditional pies to quirky toppings, this has to be one of the best places to eat pizza in London.
Craving food in Farringdon? A dose of Italy perhaps? Then head to Barsmith as this cool and laid-back bar promises some of the best and most affordable pizzas in London. Set alongside their lush selection of cocktails, the handmade pizzas at Barsmith are a top way to dine on any evening in the city.
Half speakeasy, half American diner, The Hoxton Seven generates an undeniably cool atmosphere in which to tuck into one of their famed authentic pizzas. The menu features great strength in depth, be sure to sample the pomodorini, mozzarella, gorgonzola, aubergines, courgettes and mushrooms offering, you won't be disappointed.
Tank and Paddle take their pizza making seriously with a huge range of delicious stone-baked dishes available. The pizza is cooked made-to-order ensuring absolute freshness and there's also a shed load of deals such as £5 pizzas on Monday - what's not to love?
Perfect for those feeling a bit peckish in Paddington, Heist Bank is the place to go for those looking to enjoy pizza in London. A industrial haunt with craft beers on their side, peruse the pizza menu and tuck into a roster of wood-fired, artisan bites.
If you love pizza, you are going to love Overdough. Not only do you get unlimited pizza, but unlimited cocktails, all while competing in hip-hop karaoke and being surprised by the mystery acts, music and more.
The Chelsea Pensioner offers the perfect combination of high quality beers and flatbread pizzas in London. Sink your teeth in to a tasty meal whilst being entertained by live bands or comedians and if the weathers nice you can even dine alfresco in the secret beer garden and soak up the sunshine.
Based on the 1st floor of a hidden, Mayfair building, the Mayfair Pizza Co. is fast becoming the opulent area's most popular pizzeria. With a compelling menu of thin, crispy pizzas topped with the most mouth-watering toppings and spices, and an impressive wine display, everything about this cosy haunt oozes class.
Old Street Records promises authentic Italian pizzas washed down with bespoke cocktails and a varied drinks menu. It’s also one of the best spots for live music in Shoreditch, with regular EP launches, new bands and established live acts all turning out to make this one of the coolest hangouts in east London. More pizza? Why not try out Venn St Records too.
Fire and Stone is just a stone’s throw away from Covent Garden and the theatres around there, but their pizzas are truly international. Delivering unique flavours from cities like Casablanca, Mumbai, guaranteeing you won’t have a pizza in London like it.
Looking for somewhere fun and slightly edgy to enjoy some pizza moments from Clapham Junction? Northcote Records has you covered, serving mouth-watering pizzas which start from just £6. There’s also live bands taking the stage six nights of the week and a solid range of cocktails to savour at this fun-time haunt.
Made in wood-fire ovens from their open kitchen, it’s a sight to behold when you order a pizza at The Warehouse. The talented chefs can cook you up anything from foot-long pizzas, calzones, diavolas, or even metre long pizzas for you to enjoy with your friends. While you’re there, settle into their comfy, modern bar, which boasts huge projectors for sports and table football to mess around with while you wait.
It’s not just the Trade Union’s sourdough pizzas that make it such a great place to eat pizza in London. Their wide range of coffees, courtesy of Vagabond Coffee, and cocktails add to the appeal, and the cool industrial setting seals the deal completely.
Deliberately subtle on street level, Dream Bags Jaguar Shoes is in fact a quirky Shoreditch bar with a continually changing interior theme, always maintaining a sense of artistic atmosphere and home to art shows and events alike. This kookie-cool bar has another hidden treasure however - its pizza! Fresh, juicy and stone-baked, it is here you'll be trying your taste-buds at the cheesy, tomato sweetness as you pick from its speckled and super scrummy selection.
Another ping-pong venue that specialises in serving up mouth-watering pizza's can be found at Bounce, in Holborn. Their delicious wood-fired spheres of joy are all tasty, but we'll single out the spicy pork & fennel option as our favourite. It comes with plum tomatoes, buffalo mozzarella, basil and fresh chilli to really leave an impression on those tastebuds.