The Best Pizza in Phoenix

The OpenTable Team

Diners have no shortage of places to check out when searching for the best pizza in Phoenix. This Arizona town has had residents for 9,000 years, so it comes to no surprise that they have had time to perfect their cuisine. Phoenix began as an agricultural hub, but you could call it a pizza hub now. New takes on this classic Italian dish frequently pop up around Phoenix, many influenced by local Mexican and Native American style cooking. But where are the savviest diners heading to get their own little slice of heaven? Welcome to our Tastemaker Lists. We've gathered data from thousands of restaurants across America to find where OpenTable's most seasoned diners are eating out. Take a look at the best pizza in Phoenix then book a spot to solidify a place in pizza paradise.

Restaurants:Match Restaurant & Lounge, Doughbird - Pizza & Rotisserie, Picazzo's Gourmet Pizza and Salads
Price Range:$$ - $$
Cuisines:Contemporary American, Pizzeria, Bistro
Neighborhoods:Downtown Phoenix, Central Phoenix, North Scottsdale

Match Restaurant & Lounge

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Downtown Phoenix
364 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Pre/post Theatre
The unique lighting definitely stands out at Match Restaurant & Lounge, but it’s probably the painting of Burt Reynolds in a blonde wig -- which takes up a large portion of a wall Read more
89% recommended
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Doughbird - Pizza & Rotisserie

$$$$·Pizzeria·
Central Phoenix
832 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Great for Lunch
  • Neighborhood Gem
The signature sides at Doughbird – Pizza & Rotisserie include cauliflower mash and Brussel sprouts & kale, but the main courses are what keep guests coming back for more. The autheRead more
95% recommended
Great for Lunch in Phoenix / Arizona

Picazzo's Gourmet Pizza and Salads

$$$$·Bistro·
North Scottsdale
7 reviews
  • Healthy
  • Casual
  • Gluten Free Options
Many people visit Picazzo’s Gourmet Pizza and Salads for their organic offerings -- which include both chopped kale and Greek salads. Those seeking the best pizza in Phoenix, thougRead more
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Pitch Pizzeria - Scottsdale

$$$$·Pizzeria·
Old Town Scottsdale
222 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Great for Lunch
  • Casual
The illuminated wine bottle wall, unique hanging lighting, and coal-fired stove all go a long way in creating an unforgettable ambiance at Pitch Pizzeria in Scottsdale. Patrons lovRead more
100% recommended
Great for Lunch in Phoenix / Arizona

The Collins Small Batch Kitchen

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Central Phoenix
639 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Good for a Date
  • Happy Hour
Specialty daily menus combine with the everyday compact menu at The Collins Small Batch Kitchen to create a memorable dining experience. The baby blue seats at the bar and soft ligRead more
98% recommended
Contemporary American in Phoenix / Arizona

Pubblico Italian Eatery

$$$$·Cocktail Bar·
North Central Phoenix
329 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
The overhead lighting in Pubblico Italian Eatery looks like a first-place science fair project of exploding atoms. The sleek and unique artistry on the wall combines with this to cRead more
96% recommended

NM Cafe at Neiman Marcus - Scottsdale

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Old Town Scottsdale
55 reviews
  • Great for Lunch
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Casual
Unique greenery, muted colors, and large amounts of natural light make the dining area of NM Café at Neiman Marcus a calming experience. Of course, many people would prefer the barRead more
98% recommended
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Thirsty Lion Gastropub & Grill – Scottsdale

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Old Town Scottsdale
378 reviews
  • Casual
  • Happy Hour
  • People Watching
The huge exterior sign and bright red doors make it fairly difficult to bypass Thirsty Lion Gastropub & Grill, but those who make it inside experience a simpler yet refined décor. Read more
89% recommended
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Selfmade at Hotel Adeline

$$$$·American·
Old Town Scottsdale
8 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
For those who enjoy new spins on old-school flavors, the Selfmade at Hotel Adeline might just offer up the best pizza in Phoenix. There’s everything from bright contemporary seatinRead more
83% recommended
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Buca di Beppo - Scottsdale

$$$$·Italian·
Old Town Scottsdale
598 reviews
  • Comfort Food
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Birthdays
Scottsdale’s Museum of the West and the Main Street Arts District are both near Buca di Beppo, so it’s an obvious choice for individuals who are out and about and looking for the bRead more
100% recommended

Pasta Brioni

$$$$·Italian·
Old Town Scottsdale
1,303 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Good for a Date
  • Romantic
Guests at Pasta Brioni experience a unique atmosphere that includes everything from interesting vintage artwork to signed electric guitars. Of course, the eatery is far less imposiRead more
98% recommended

Parma Italian Roots - Scottsdale

$$$$·Italian·
North Scottsdale
344 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Good for a Date
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
It’s rare for one to hear about a West Coast twist on classic Italian fare, but that’s exactly what Parma Italian Roots brings to the table. Everything inside -- from the seating aRead more
94% recommended

Village Tavern Scottsdale

$$$$·American·
Central Scottsdale
2,236 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Great for Lunch
  • Casual
Those who head to Google to find the best pizza in Phoenix might not come across the Village Tavern. This is because they offer flatbreads rather than pizza, but the fact that the Read more
98% recommended
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The Artichoke Grill

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Central Phoenix
383 reviews
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Great for Lunch
  • Quiet Conversation
Those looking for a truly unique way to get the best pizza in Phoenix cannot afford to miss out on The Artichoke Grill Restaurant at The Culinary Arts Department of Scottsdale CommRead more
100% recommended
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Base Pizzeria

$$$$·Pizzeria·
Central Phoenix
175 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Bar Seating
Clean eating is the name of the game at Base Pizzeria. Their ingredients are locally sourced in a sustainable fashion, and while it may surprise some naysayers, the best pizza in PRead more
93% recommended
Best Ambiance in Phoenix / Arizona

The Macintosh

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Central Phoenix
687 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Casual
If one were to imagine a casual sports bar in their head, there’s a good chance that they’d envision the bar area at The Macintosh. Of course, the mason jar candles and fresh produRead more
97% recommended
Contemporary American in Phoenix / Arizona

Ocean 44

$$$$·Seafood·
Central Scottsdale
2,018 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for a Date
Local seafood lovers have undoubtedly visited Ocean 44 on at least one occasion. The décor -- which includes globe lighting, posh seating, and extravagant lighting -- is nothing ifRead more
98% recommended
Best Overall in Phoenix / Arizona

Yard House - Scottsdale

$$$$·American·
Old Town Scottsdale
293 reviews
  • Casual
  • Great for Lunch
  • Bar Seating
Located across from the Waterfront district, the Yard House takes popular American dishes and infuses them with global flavors. On top of that, they seem to have a never-ending selRead more
88% recommended
Kid Friendly in Phoenix / Arizona
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