Drum roll, please! We’ve asked our readers to choose the best pizza in Niagara for 2023 and the votes are finally in! If you’re looking to visit some local spots this summer, you’ll want to add these top six choices to your bucket list.
The Grist has come out on top, with many favourites following close behind.
This vote is part of our Readers’ Choice Award series, where we asked you to choose the best local spots in Niagara including winery, brewery, breakfast, fine dining and more. To view all of the results, click here.
WINNER: The Grist
With new food items and beer being added to their menu regularly, there is always something new to try at this local spot.
The menu has so many different pizzas to choose from that will leave your mouth watering, including their popular “Honey That’s Spicy” with spicy sopressata, asiago, mozzarella, honey, basil & chilli flakes with a red or white base.
2. Bricks & Barley
Sitting in the heart of Niagara-on-the-Lake, this is a fan favourite for both locals and tourists.
Their woodfired pizzas include flavours like Sweet Heat, Arugula-Prosciutto, Margherita and BBQ Pulled Pork. The spot also has lots of other amazing options on its menu as well like sandwiches, salads and more.
3. BarrelHead @ Pillitteri
Sharing the same space as the famous Pillitteri Winery, BarrelHead has an expansive patio that serves up some mouthwatering pies.
Enjoy a bottle of wine and some slices while you listen to live music during the summer months.
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4. Zappi’s Pizza & Pasta
Operating since 1971, this local Niagara Falls spot knows what it’s doing when it comes to authentic pizza and pasta.
While there are multiple different options to choose from, you can also make your own pie and hand-select every topping you want.
5. Napoli Ristorante Pizzeria
Another favourite is Napoli Ristorante Pizzeria. With flavours like Margherita, Bianca and Funghi, it is some of the best pizza in Niagara Falls.
The space also has an expanding list of pastas, if you’re looking to change it up.