Los Angeles’s robust pizza scene didn’t happen overnight. The city’s steady climb began with traditional red sauce joints opened by Italian immigrants, ultimately making way for the uniquely California creations of the ‘80s like the smoked salmon pizza at Spago and everything on the menu at CPK. More recent trends take the best of Neapolitan traditions and combine them with LA’s culinary sensibilities and pristine produce, though there has also been a recent upswing in the prominence of Detroit-style pies and New York-style slices. Here now are 19 essential pizzeria spots around Los Angeles.
Removed: Dough Box, Cosa Buona, DTown, Full Proof, Jon & Vinny’s Slauson, L’Antica Pizzeria da Michele
Added: Pizzeria Sei, Pizzeria Bianco, Quarter Sheets, Bagel+Slice, Pijja Palace, Roberta’s
Health experts consider dining out to be a high-risk activity for the unvaccinated; it may pose a risk for the vaccinated, especially in areas with substantial COVID transmission.Read More