For the Best Pizza Places in Portland, Try These Primo Spots
We've eaten our way through the four corners of the city to come up with this list of best pizzerias in the city.
Portland, with a growing number of unique, independent restaurants, is quickly establishing itself as a major food hub in the state of Oregon. Quite a number of these establishments are pizzeria—I mean, who doesn't love pizza, right?
If you're craving a slice of pizza (or a whole pie), check out these places in all four corners of the city for that perfect slice.
Handcrafted pizza made with the highest quality ingredients and baked in a wood-fired oven, fresh and flavorful—what more could you want in a pizza?
With its small menu of both classic and recipes with a twist, must tries in this establishment are its Margherita Pizza, Margherita di Bufala Pizza, Chorizo Pizza, and Sausage & Mushroom Pizza. I would highly recommend the Prosciutto and Arugula Pizza—smoky prosciutto and the peppery arugula makes a fine combination.
Pizzeria Otto's pies are so delicious, you will not notice that you are stuffing your face with them. The owner goes around the table to check up on you, so be sure to thank him for making the pizza perfect. In fact, why not give him a kiss if you are that happy with his pizzas?
Pizzeria Otto is located at 6708 NE Sandy Portland, OR 97213
Heart Attack Man
If you love pizza you will surely love Sizzle Pie, where you can choose from tons of pies, or make your own. They have an extensive menu of pizzas, including combination that you might think won't work, but surprisingly does.
Classic pies, meat-lover pies, vegan pies, vegetarian pies, gluten-free pie crust, and many, many others catering to a lot of different diets. Pies have quirky names that you surely won't forget like "Good Luck in Jail" (bacon, smoked mozzarella, with a vodka cream sauce) and "It's Always Sunny in Portland" (shaved beef steak, Italian provolone, green peppers), "High on Fire" (spicy pulled pork, spinach, cilantro), and many, many more.
Sizzle Pie is located at 624 E Burnside Portland, OR 97214
Phone: (503) 234-7437
Life of Pie Pizza
At Life of Pie Pizza, they make pizza their life. Using only the best ingredients they can get their hands on, Life of Pie Pizza makes sure that you will enjoy their pizzas! Everything is made fresh for the day and is baked on a wood burning oven that will cook your pizza at over 800 degrees. The outcome? Perfectly cooked pizza with a perfect crust, every time.
The must tries in this pizzeria are the Margherita, the Fennel Sausage-Meatball-Ricotta, and lastly, the Spicy Salami, Goat Cheese and Honey.
Life of Pie Pizza has Happy Hour, when you can get pizza for just $5.
Life of Pie Pizza is located at 3632 N Williams Ave
Portland, OR 97227
Phone: (503) 719-7321
Pinky's is the go to place when the locals are craving for a slice of beautifully made pizza. The pizzas are named after writers, game characters, cartoons, and some funky names that they came up with.
With its funky, cool interiors, Pinky's Pizza's will not disappoint. Pinky's bestseller pizzas are Oscar Wilde Sticks, named after the writer himself, Super Mario Pizza, and Mr. Pink Pizza.
Fret not, vegetarian friends, for they also have veggie pizzas which like Luigi, Casanova and Mr. Pink.
Pinky's also has a bar that is filled with bourbon and whiskeys. Ask the waitress if you can throw the dice and get a random drink depending on the number. Pinky's is one of the best places to get pizza in Portland.
Pinky's is located at 3990 N Interstate Ave Portland, OR 97227
Phone: (503) 282-1259
Baby Doll Pizza
Considered as one of the best pizza places in Portland, Baby Doll Pizza serves the best New York Style pizza in town. Baby Doll pizza's sources their ingredients locally, making sure that everything is fresh. The cheeses they use are made in the store, which is a sign of true dedication.
The New York style pizza is simply exceptional with a perfect pizza to sauce ratio, and the crust is baked crisp as it should be, just like back in the Big Apple. Their must-tries are the Margherita, the Pepperoni, and the creamy, cheesy White Pie.
Baby Doll Pizza is located at 2835 SE Stark St Portland, OR 97214
Phone: (503) 459-4450
Apizza Scholls is where you should go if you want to build your own pie in Portland. Making delicious pies that are just to die for—they let you even build your own pie however you want it!
Their best sellers in Apizza Scholls are Bacon Bianca, Diablo Blanco (with ricotta and jalapeno), Tartufo Part 2 The Electric Boogaloo (mushrooms, ricotta, black pepper & truffle oil) and Amatriciana. All pies are guaranteed to be baked perfectly, topped with the freshest ingredients.
Apizza Scholls is located at 4741 SE Hawthorne Blvd Portland, OR 97215
Phone: (503) 233-1286
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