London's Best Pizza Restaurants

If you're looking to track down the kind of quality pizza that wouldn't look out of place in the very best pizzerias in Naples, this one's for you. We've put together a tried-and-tested list of the very best places and restaurants 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 7th December 2021




St John’s Tavern

1 user review 5

Bottomless pizza? Hell yeah. Head down to St. John's Tavern in Clapham and you'll be treated to slice upon slice of the Italian classic every Monday, alongside cheap pints of craft beer, classic cocktails and top-notch wines.

Not only do these dynamic dining destinations contain as many as 11 kitchens per venue, as well as bars and coffee shops, but each street food offering is serving up some of the finest fare around. Dig into freshly made slices topped with all sorts from pepperoni to vegetables.

Hungry for a tasty slice? Over in New Cross, Radio Delicious is serving all kinds of pizzas, ideal for veggies, vegans and meat lovers alike. To wash it down, enjoy a beer from Crate Brewery or cocktails from MEATLiquor, then finish with a helping of soft serve.

Heist Bank

389 user reviews 5

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.

Northcote Records

324 user reviews 4

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.

Never For Ever

29 user reviews 5

Anyone who finds themselves in Kentish Town is in luck because Never For Ever offers some of the best pizza in London, alongside plenty of craft beer, cocktails and wines from around the world. These slices are loaded with everything from traditional toppings like salami and olives to whacky purple potatoes and succulent oxtail.

Apulia

183 user reviews 5

Apuila is one unique place to devour pizza slices in London. With its hearty menu of home-cooked classics, decent drinks selection and rustic interiors, this Farringdon restaurant will win you over with its signature charm and keep you coming back for more. 

Mews Pizza Co

5 user reviews 4

Based on the 1st floor of a hidden, Mayfair building, the Mayfair Pizza Co. is fast becoming the opulent area's most popular pizza restaurants. 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. 

Fire and Stone

6 user reviews 4

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, the pizza selection guarantees you won't have another in London like it. 

Bounce, Farringdon

1232 user reviews 4

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. 

Old Street Records

692 user reviews 4

2-4-1 Cocktails and 1 other offer

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. 

The Rectory

76 user reviews 4

If you're a fan of thin and crispy stone-baked pizzas then The Rectory is the pub for you. Located just a short walk from Clapham Common Station, the pub features a list of all-time classics to be enjoyed alongside a pint from their stellar selection of beers and wines.

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? If you find yourself closer to Liverpool Street, be sure to check out the venue's sisters in Bishopsgate and Heddon Street, both complete with their own shuffleboard.

Fugitive Motel

50 user reviews 4

One of Bethnal Green's most sought-after bookings, this unique bar and restaurant (with pastel diner style) offers some delicious sourdough pizzas from lunch through to dinner. Head down for the chance to stuff your face with mouthwatering melted cheese and chewy crusts, all washed down with a couple of craft beers from their extensive selection.

Located just off of Exmouth Market, Firebrand Pizza is a perfect pick if you're looking for delicious pizza in London. Expect wood-fired slices, with freshly-made sourdough proofed for a whopping 72 hours to really bring out the flavours, before being topped with specially sourced ingredients from across Italy.