8 Best Neighborhood Pizzerias in Metro Phoenix
Best Neighborhood Pizza, Southeast Valley: Big Boy's Pizza
Laura Hahnefeld Big Boy Slice with sausage and mushrooms.
At Big Boy's Pizza, husband-and-wife team Dennis and Vickie Heath like their pizzas big. How big? Along with the standard 14-, 16-, and 18-inch pies, this friendly Mesa joint features a 28-inch monster nearly the size of a kiddy pool. Then there are the three-buck slices, which are more like pizzas shaped like a slice and served with their own pizza cutter. Read more here.
Best Neighborhood Pizza, South Phoenix: Amano Pizza Bistro
Everyone in South Phoenix knows Amano Bistro. It's that fun little spot with the bright yellow and red walls that used to be a realty office. South Mountain-area residents Eric and Kathy Bower have owned it for almost a decade, turning out excellent pies with crispy and chewy crusts you don't mind sharing, on the condition that you order more than one. Read more here.