The Best Pizza in Baton Rouge

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Louisiana's capital of Baton Rouge teems with activity, culture, scenic wonders, and good eats. You'll find more than Cajun cooking here, and the best pizza in Baton Rouge blends Southern American with traditional Italian techniques. But where are the smartest, savviest diners in Baton Rouge headed to when it comes to the best pizza in Baton Rouge? Welcome to the Tastemaker list. Here, we've put together a list of the best pizza restaurants in Baton Rouge, gathered from in-the-know diners. You'll find everything from local-favorites to upscale downtown restaurants, all serving the best pizza in Cajun country. Grab a table and enjoy some of the best pizza in Baton Rouge tonight!

Restaurants:Ruffino's, La Contea Italiano Ristorante, Portobello's Grill - Bocage Village
Price Range:$$ - $$$$
Cuisines:Steak, Italian
Neighborhoods:Baton Rouge

Ruffino's

$$$$·Steak·
Baton Rouge
1,301 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Romantic
Ruffino's is a locally-renowned institution with some of the best pizza in Baton Rouge. Stop into this relaxing, upscale downtown spot for slices and pies from Ruffino's wood-firedRead more
95% recommended
Good for Groups in Baton Rouge / Lafayette

La Contea Italiano Ristorante

$$$$·Italian·
Baton Rouge
313 reviews
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Good for Birthdays
  • Romantic
This cozy neighborhood favorite offers a full menu of Italian favorites and some excellent pizza pies and slices. Try their specialty margarita pizza, a sauceless pie with fresh toRead more
95% recommended
Best Value in Baton Rouge / Lafayette
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Portobello's Grill - Bocage Village

$$$$·Italian·
Baton Rouge
196 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Romantic
Trek over to Bocage Village for some fine Italian dining and some of the best pizza in Baton Rouge. Start the meal with some crabcakes Louisiana with roasted corn maque choux and cRead more
98% recommended
Great for Brunch in Baton Rouge / Lafayette

Sports Zone Pub & Grill

$$$$·American·
Baton Rouge
5 reviews
  • Live Sports
  • Bar Seating
  • Casual
The downtown Sports Zone Pub & Grille is the place to go in the city for a relaxed game watch and some of the best pizza in Baton Rouge. Stop in for a few beers, some football, andRead more
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French Market Bistro

$$$$·Bistro·
Baton Rouge
607 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Good for a Date
This cozy bistro off of Highland Road in Baton Rouge has a menu full of Cajun favorites and excellent pizza. Try the roasted vegetable pizza, with artichokes, mushrooms, red pepperRead more
93% recommended
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The Gregory at The Watermark

$$$$·American·
Baton Rouge
350 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Romantic
One of the finest spots to dine in the city also boasts some of the best pizza in Baton Rouge. This converted bank is an upscale, exquisite dining destination at The Watermark hoteRead more
88% recommended
Fit for Foodies in Baton Rouge / Lafayette

Pizza Byronz

$$$$·Pizza Bar·
Baton Rouge
4 reviews
  • Casual
  • Good for Groups
  • Neighborhood Gem
This French-American hot spot on Village Plaza Court bills itself as something different than the average American pizza place. Flambee Cafe offers a “Louisiana take on the FlatbreRead more

Johnny's New York Style Pizza

$$$$·Italian·
Baton Rouge
The Baton Rouge installment of this regional chain has some of the best pies and slices in Louisiana. A lively and welcoming restaurant, Johnny's is the place to go with friends anRead more
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Fleur De Lis Cocktail Lounge

$$$$·Italian·
Baton Rouge
Right off of Government Street in downtown is this local favorite with some of the best pizza in Baton Rouge. Look for the distinctive Roman-style building for a comfortable sit-doRead more
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