The Best Pizza in Boston

The OpenTable Team

Founded in 1630, Boston, Massachusetts stands out as one of the most historically significant places in the U.S. This cosmopolitan city played a key role in the American Revolution and today houses many of the country’s top universities and colleges, such as Harvard and MIT. This big city maintains a small-town feel with most attractions within a twenty-minute walk from downtown. Public transportation on the T also makes it easy to visit top spots like the Museum of Fine Arts, the Freedom Trail and charming neighborhoods like Back Bay and Cambridge. Make sure to get a taste of the culinary scene here, too! You can find everything from old school Italian to street tacos. If in the mood for a quick slice, Boston has you covered. But where are the smartest, savviest diners going for pizza? Welcome to the Tastemaker Lists. We’ve pulled data from thousands of restaurants to find the top spots among OpenTable's most expert, seasoned diners. Book a table at one of the best pizza in Boston today!

Restaurants:Giulia Restaurant, Coppa, Bar Mezzana
Price Range:$$$ - $$$$
Cuisines:Italian
Neighborhoods:Cambridge, South End

Giulia Restaurant

$$$$·Italian·
Cambridge
1,179 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Romantic
  • Good for a Date
Located in a quaint spot between Harvard and Porter Squares in Cambridge, Giulia is a chef-owned regional Italian restaurant featuring casual dining and classic eats. It is the firRead more
98% recommended
Italian in Boston / New England

Coppa

$$$$·Italian·
South End
863 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Good for a Date
Coppa is a warm and cozy enoteca tucked away on a quiet side street in the South End neighborhood of Boston. It features Italian small plates and delicious made-in-house pastas, piRead more
97% recommended
Outdoor Dining in Boston

Bar Mezzana

$$$$·Italian·
South End
937 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
Bar Mezzana is a casual elegant Italian restaurant with a focus on seafood and hand-made pasta in addition to delicious pizza pies. Chef Colin Lynch runs the kitchen here and the rRead more
99% recommended
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MIDA

$$$$·Italian·
South End
1,160 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Good for a Date
  • Fit for Foodies
For excellent Italian food in a cozy, casual environment, check out MIDA. This South End neighborhood restaurant is a local favorite and the menu features simple ingredients and trRead more
94% recommended
Italian in Boston

Sulmona Restaurant | Bar

$$$$·Italian·
Cambridge
577 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Groups
  • Special Occasion
Sulmona was the name of an Ancient city in the province of L’Aquila in Abruzzo. Located in Kendall Square, they feature a warm and vibrant atmosphere that makes for the perfect plaRead more
95% recommended

Serafina - Boston Back Bay

$$$$·Italian·
Back Bay
137 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Comfort Food
  • Casual
Serafina is a casual yet elegant Italian eatery that has multiple locations around the country. It’s a popular place for couples, families and groups of friends to dine and guests Read more
81% recommended

Toscano Harvard Square

$$$$·Italian·
Harvard Square
1,613 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Pre/post Theatre
  • Special Occasion
Toscano, located in Harvard Square in Cambridge, is just a stone’s throw from Harvard’s walls and in the epicenter of all the neighborhood action. This is the second outpost of theRead more
95% recommended
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Teatro- Boston

$$$$·Italian·
Theater District
3,984 reviews
  • Pre/post Theatre
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
Teatro, located in the Theater District overlooking the famous Boston Common, is an elegant place to try some of the best pizza in Boston. The menu focuses on a modern approach to Read more
94% recommended
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Toscano Restaurant

$$$$·Italian·
Beacon Hill
2,570 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Cozy
Toscano’s second location in Boston is on Charles Street, nestled among the antique shops, boutiques and cafes in Beacon Hill. It’s a neighborhood staple and locals love it for theRead more
95% recommended
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Viale

$$$$·Italian·
Cambridge
707 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
Viale, conveniently located on Mass Ave in Cambridge, is a casual Italian spot that is a neighborhood favorite in Central Square. It’s a laid-back restaurant with an upscale appealRead more
95% recommended
Best Value in Boston

Scampo at The Liberty Hotel

$$$$·Italian·
Beacon Hill
2,689 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Fit for Foodies
Looking for a pizza place that will dazzle you with elegance and luxury? Head to Scampo restaurant on the first floor of Boston’s Liberty Hotel. It is a culinary destination that dRead more
89% recommended

Figs by Todd English - Beacon Hill

$$$$·Pizzeria·
Beacon Hill
264 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Cozy
  • Casual
Figs by Todd English serves not only some of the best pizza in Boston, but also some of the most unique! Diners say it is most likely like no other pizza you’ve ever had. Their pieRead more

Terra at Eataly Boston

$$$$·Contemporary Italian·
Back Bay
1,860 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
Located on the third floor of the famous Eataly Boston, Terra is a cozy and unique restaurant inspired by the elements of earth and fire. The intimate dining room highlights the goRead more
81% recommended

Mare

$$$$·Italian·
North End
1,394 reviews
  • Romantic
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
Mare is the Italian word for ‘sea’ and that’s what this restaurant keeps at the focus of its menu. It is one of Boston’s most acclaimed seafood restaurants, and finds a way to spicRead more
95% recommended

Gran Gusto

$$$$·Italian·
Cambridge
867 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Good for a Date
  • Fit for Foodies
Gran Gusto, located on Sherman Street in Cambridge, prides themselves on serving the best quality food at a great price. They make everything in-house, starting with fresh, basic iRead more
91% recommended
Italian in Boston

Nebo

$$$$·Italian·
Seaport
1,019 reviews
  • Bar Seating
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
For delectable pizza in an elegant environment, head to Nebo Cucina and Enoteca at the Boston Seaport. It’s an upscale restaurant featuring recipes from the Puglia region on ItalyRead more
86% recommended
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Stoked Wood Fired Pizza Co.

$$$$·Pizzeria·
Brookline
6 reviews
  • Good Vegetarian Options
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Handcrafted Cocktails
Stoked Wood Fired Pizza, located on Beacon Street in Brookline, is the perfect place to go for traditional wood-fired Neapolitan pizza out in the suburbs of Boston. The foundation Read more
100% recommended
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Waypoint

$$$$·Seafood·
Cambridge
1,333 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
Waypoint is the second Cambridge restaurant of Chef Michael Scelfo of Alden and Harlow. Located right in the gateway of Harvard Square, the name of the restaurant means a plot poinRead more
91% recommended
Vibrant Bar Scene in Boston / New England

Area Four Boston

$$$$·Pizzeria·
South End
360 reviews
  • Casual
  • Good for Groups
  • Bar Seating
Area Four, located in the South End neighborhood of Boston, is a great place to try some of the best pizza in Boston. This casual dining spot delivers great food and using ingredieRead more
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