Best Pizza in Boston

Prize Pies
February 5, 2016
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by Zagat Staff

Presenting our list of the top restaurants for pizzas in Boston, a collection of spots that turn out prize pies.

Picco
Italian · South End · $$
Food 4.5 · Decor 3.9 · Service 4.0

This "go-to" in the trendy South End draws fans with its "awesome, wood-fired" pizzas and "homemade" ice cream, while there’s also "always something new and delicious" in its comfort-food lineup; "if you can get in" , the modest-sized space offers "accommodating" service, and there’s also a "superb draft-beer selection" , plus a patio where "eating outside on a summer’s night is one of the greatest pleasures."
Flatbread Company
Pizza · $$
Food 4.5 · Decor 4.0 · Service 4.1

"Fantastic wood-fired pizzas" , some with "high-quality" , "classic" toppings and some that "experiment" with "new" , "unique" ingredient combos (including gluten-free and vegan varieties), are served up "quick" alongside pitchers of "delicious and challenging" craft beers at this "family-oriented" regional chain; the Somerville location sports a "comfy" , "cool" setting with candlepin bowling lanes, while the Bedford branch has an industrial "rough-around-the-edges (on purpose)" vibe.
Flatbread Company
Pizza · $$
Food 4.5 · Decor 4.0 · Service 4.1

"Fantastic wood-fired pizzas" , some with "high-quality" , "classic" toppings and some that "experiment" with "new" , "unique" ingredient combos (including gluten-free and vegan varieties), are served up "quick" alongside pitchers of "delicious and challenging" craft beers at this "family-oriented" regional chain; the Somerville location sports a "comfy" , "cool" setting with candlepin bowling lanes, while the Bedford branch has an industrial "rough-around-the-edges (on purpose)" vibe.