Best of Boston

Best Pizza

1986 Best Pizza

DePasquale Brothers

<p>Pizza is a serious business. Just ask Phil DePasquale, 70, who’s been a professional pizza maker since he was 11. The same Phil DePasquale who’s […] read more»
1986 Best Pizza, Designer

Bertucci’s Pizza

Chic yet unpretentious, this popular family haunt has all the right ingredients: excellent food, reasonable prices, and boccie to boot. read more»
1985 Best Pizza, North End

Pizzeria Regina

Boston
Regina’s gotten a bad rap because the chain outlets haven’t matched the original. Trust us: the original’s still terrific. read more»
1985 Best Pizza, Outside the North End

Bertucci’s

Cambridge
Bright, roomy dining area; great variety of pizzas. And a boccie court to boot. read more»
1984 Best Pizza

Christie’s Pizza

East Boston
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1982 Best Pizza, When You Don't Want to Drive to Santarpio's

Bel Canto

Boston, Cambridge, Lexington, and Somerville
The first deep-dish pizza in town, and still the best. read more»
1981 Best Pizza

Emma’s

Cambridge
With Santarpio’s retired into the Hall of Fame, the prize goes across the river. read more»
1980 Best Pizza

Santarpio’s

East Boston
Year after year, even without Mike Eruzione’s father behind the bar. read more»
1980 Best Pizza, When Santarpio's Is Closed

Regina’s

Boston
Not to be confused with the Faneuil Hall Marketplace and Downtown Crossing outlets. read more»
1980 Best Pizza, Deep Dish

Bel Canto

Cambridge
Another perennial. read more»
1979 Best Pizza, Shallow Dish

Santarpio’s

East Boston
Tops for the second year in a row. Delicious sausage and a shorter line than Regina’s. These pies (along with the airport noise) are Eastie’s […] read more»
1979 Best Pizza, Deep Dish

Bel Canto

Cambridge
Precooked crust, but great homemade sauce and surprising toppings (broccoli, walnuts). The first place in town to promote the calzone (meat and cheese turnover) trend. […] read more»
1978 Best Pizza

Santarpio’s

East Boston
Just on the other side of the Callahan Tunnel. A tasty thin crust supports the exquisite goo (the tomato sauce is distinctively sweet). Livingston Taylor’s […] read more»
1976 Best Pizza

Regina Pizzeria

Boston
Regina is the patron saint of pizza; she guarantees thick crusts and an abundance of tomato paste and cheese. A multitude of extras is available. read more»