From New York style to wood-fired, the following joints and restaurants are the makers of exceptional pies that will leave you saying “delicioso!”
111875 W. 95th St., Overland Park, KS
Inspired by Naples, Italy, Pizzeria Locale creates classic and build-your-own pizzas. This lively shop uses high-quality ingredients and a custom oven to create the pies. Speaking of pies, leave room for dessert. Their Butterscotch Budino Pudding is a local favorite - one taste and you'll see why.
6541 W 119th St., Overland Park, KS
6501 W 135th St., Overland Park, KS
A very popular joint, SPIN! is the place where everyone feels comfortable whether it be a date with your sweetheart, lunch after a soccer game with the kids or a big group of friends eager to catch up on life. You won’t be disappointed with any of the fresh starter salads, and the wood-burning oven cranks out absolutely delicious pizzas. End your meal at the gelato counter where you can choose from flavors such as Pistachio to Tiramisu, all made in-house.
5601 W. 135th St., Overland Park, KS
Grimaldi's has been serving coal brick-oven pizza for over 100 years. Their handmade mozzarella and secret dough recipe are just a taste for why they are the most award-winning pizzeria in the United States. Grimaldi's New York-style atmosphere and large portions are great for family meals or even date night!
7901 Santa Fe Dr, Overland Park, KS
For pizza slices as big as your head, look no further than Papa Keno’s. You may start out thinking that you’re going to share your slice, but as soon as you take your first bite, you realize that it’s all going to be for you! There are 20 specialty types of pizza to pick from so everyone leaves happy. Whether you sit outside and admire the view of Downtown Overland Park or pick a cozy booth inside, the atmosphere is family-friendly and super casual.
4000 Indian Creek Pkwy, Overland Park, KS
If you’re looking for incredibly fresh ingredients and something other than the traditional cheese or pepperoni, Pizza Bella is your haven. Think toppings like pancetta, egg, fingerling potatoes and soppressata salami, all elevating your pizza experience to another foodie level. The antipasta options are also delicious and perhaps one of the best side dishes are the Brussel sprouts sprinkled with pancetta and cranberries.
7070 W 105th St., Overland Park, KS
It’s not uncommon to walk into D’Bronx and see several families happily crouching over extra-large piping hot pizzas. The popular joint boasts that they offer the most authentic New York style pizza experience in Kansas City and we believe them. The traditional cheese with marinara is so good that you can easily pass up any additional toppings.
13366 Metcalf Ave., Overland Park, KS
Give them five minutes and Pie Five will present you with a freshly baked made-to-order personal pizza. A great spot for families and young kids, Pie Five gets you in and out and leaves hungry appetites satisfied. The Athenian is the top seller and rightfully so with its delectable Greek-inspired ingredients and fantastic sun-dried tomato purée drizzle.