“New year, new you” obviously means time to switch up your
diet pizza options, right?
We’re truly blessed to have so many different kinds of pizzerias and pizza experiences here in Buffalo. From our ole’ reliable, Buffalo pizza style, to NY-style pizza making its way upstate, or wood fired pizza on the rise, the diversity of options are endless.
And it’s only growing! It seems like there’s been a consistent upward trend of new pizza joints and restaurants popping up throughout several parts of the city. On top of this, original pizza royalties of Buffalo are continuously innovating their shops to maintain strong businesses and happy customers. Whether it’s a night out or in, if you’re looking for new pizza places to try, Buffalo has plenty to go around.
In no particular order, here are 20 Buffalo pizzerias to visit this year if you’re looking to try something different. Cheers to a 2020 of new adventures, spreading the local business support, and frequent pizza nights!
Pizza & love,
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For the Buffalo Pizza Lover
2154 South Park Ave, Buffalo, NY 14220 / Website
Some of the best cup-and-char pepperoni with all the flavor comes from Mineo’s.
2701 Elmwood Ave, Buffalo, NY 14217 / Website
When you think of Buffalo-style pizza, Mustachio’s fits the bill.
900 Main St, Buffalo, NY 14202 or 1244 E. Lovejoy Street, Buffalo, NY 14206 / Website
Thick and crispy is Lovejoy Pizza’s specialty.
576 Dick Rd # 60, Depew, NY 14043 / Website
Generous with the toppings, D’Agostino’s is worth your dollar.
568 South Park Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14204 or 1126 E. Lovejoy St., Buffalo, NY 14206 / Website
Messy in the best way possible. Indulge yourself, Buffalo.
712 Maple Road, Williamsville, NY 14221 / Website
Fluffy and filling for the carb and cheese lovers out there.
For Those Who Crave NY-Style Pizza
7. Ferro’s Famous NY Pizza
3521 Seneca St, West Seneca, NY 14224 / Website
One of the closest to real NY-style pizza here in WNY (recommend a plain cheese pizza).
400 Main St, Buffalo, NY 14202 / Website
A real treat of a lunch spot in downtown Buffalo for authentic NYC pizza.
9. Olisi’s NY Pizza
2352 Sheridan Dr, Tonawanda, NY 14150 / Website
A big pizza for a big appetite! Get the garlic knots too.
10. Gino’s NY Pizza
1009 Elmwood Ave, Buffalo, NY 14222 / Website
City living with city pizza just around the corner.
For Those Who Just Want A Slice
11 E Mohawk St, Buffalo, NY 14203 / Website
The only pizza place I’ve seen make Buffalo chicken pizza with celery and carrots on it – that’s a whole lotta Buffalove.
12. Hearth + Press
665 Main St, Buffalo, NY 14203 / Website
Centrally located in downtown’s theater district, H+P is the perfect lunch spot.
13. Allentown Pizza
94 Elmwood Ave, Buffalo, NY 14222 / Website
The perfect nightcap, nuff said.
14. Franco’s Pizza
1153 Kenmore Ave, Buffalo, NY 14217 / Website
Franco’s has PERSONAL pizzas, which falls into the slice/single-user category. I repeat: Franco’s has PERSONAL pizzas (*heart eyes*).
4621 Maple Rd #1037, Amherst, NY 14226 / Website
If you can’t decide which pizza to choose from along the counter, just get two slices (or three).
For A Night Out
59 Allen St, Buffalo, NY 14202 / Website
Rich in family history and rich in flavor, Giacobbi’s is a great new addition to Allentown.
17. Forno Napoli
1280 Sweet Home Rd #105, Buffalo, NY 14228 / Website
Watch your Neapolitan pizza be made right before your eyes and chat with the kind folks who put their passion into it.
1502 Niagara St, Buffalo, NY 14213 / Website
This eclectic, upscale restaurant has an array of gourmet pizzas that will satisfy your cravings.
19. Tappo Pizza
166 Chandler St, Buffalo, NY 14207 / Website
We stan when two local businesses join forces – grab a pie and a Thin Man brew.
20. Hydraulic Hearth
716 Swan St, Buffalo, NY 14210 / Website
Treat yourself with a pizza, craft cocktail, and good vibes at Hydraulic Hearth.