Rome cements its place as the capital of pizza al taglio (by cut), according to the “50 Top Pizza Italia 2022” ranking. Round pizzas or takeaway, the best addresses, distinguished by the Top 50 in Italy.
Pizza may have been born in Naples, but it has undoubtedly established itself in every city in Italy. And especially in Rome, where pizza al taglio is an Italian reference ready to be devoured on every street corner.
This is proven by the 2022 annual ranking of the most influential guide in the world of pizza, which presented its “50 Top Pizza Italia”. Rome took the top three spots on the podium for best pizzas al taglioand it’s no worse than round pizzas.
Rome, the capital of pizza al taglio or cut out
Seven Roman addresses are among the 50 best takeaway pizzerias (by the slice and weight), including three on the podium.
First of all, the pizzeria Gabriele Bonchi and his Pizzeria, awarded for his creativity and ability to present pizza as a truly “unique, versatile and eclectic” dish. The one that today can claim to be the best pizza maker in Rome (for pizzas by the slice) is located at Via della Meloria, 43.
The podium is complemented by the pizzeria Antico Forno Roscioli (Via dei Chiavari, 34, 00186 Rome), followed by On the left, pizza, bread… (Viale Europa, 339, 00144 Roma).
Four other distinctive pizzas will also be tested in the Top 50:
Panel E Tempesta (Via Giovanni de Calvi, 23) in 19th place; Pizzeria al taglio Angelo & Simonetta (Via Nomentana, 581); Pizza Chef Rome (Via Clelia, 63ª) 38th in the ranking and Elettroforno Frontoni (Via Eurialo, 73 and Via Ostiense, 387) in 44th place.
The best round pizzas in Rome
Among the 50 best classic pizzerias in Italy, six are Roman and two addresses are in the Top 10 for 2022.
In the 6th place we find Seu Pizza Illuminati (Via Angelo Bargoni, 10), and in the 8th place, 180g Pizzeria Romana (Via Genazzano, 32).
Further down the Top 50, we also enjoy the pizzas at Qvinto (Via Fornaci di Tor di Quinto, 10) ranked 13th, Sbanco (Via Siria, 1), which is the 29th, Sant’Isidoro – Pizza and Boletus (Via Oslavia, 41) 39th and Antica Friggitoria Masardona (Piazza dell’Oro, 6) 46th in the ranking.
It is not surprising that the best pizzas in Italy can be tried in the Campania region: at “I Masanielli” in Caserta (1st in the ranking), and in Naples at 50 Kalò and 10 Diego Vitagliano Pizzeria, second and third respectively .