The Best Pizza In Houston

Bombay Pizza Co.
Robyn Correll

There's a reason that Houston is a perennial contender for the America's Fattest City title — Houstonians love delicious food. The city has long been recognized for its eateries. Whether it be Chinese or Mexican that you're looking for, Houston will have a stellar version of it, and pizza is no exception. Here are the best places to get pizza in the Bayou City. 

Double Dave's Pizza Works

If you're looking for a pizza buffet minus the 40 end-of-season Little League celebrations, then Double Dave's is your place.  

12303 Westheimer Road
Houston, Texas  77077 

Sunday - Thursday | 11 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Friday - Saturday | 11am-11pm

Star Pizza

This charming pizzeria has locations in the Upper Kirby district and along Washington Avenue. Menu specialties include the Chicken Alfredo and Salsa Verde pizzas. Choose either hand-tossed, New York-style or deep-dish Chicago styled options on either a white or whole wheat crust. Come by during lunch to partake in the buffet. 

Upper Kirby
2111 Norfolk
Houston, Texas 77098

Washington Avenue 
77 Harvard
Houston, Texas 77007

Sunday - Thursday | 11 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Friday - Saturday | 11 a.m. - 11 p.m. 

The Bombay Pizza Co.

An Italian favorite with an Eastern influence is what you'll find at Bombay Pizza Co. With pies named the "Slumdog" and the "Gateway of India," you're pretty much guaranteed to have a unique pizza experience. Bombay's downtown location makes this place a great lunchtime option.

914 Main St, Suite #105
Houston, Texas 77002

Monday - Thursday | 10:30 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Friday | 10:30 a.m. - 11 p.m.
Saturday | 12 p.m. - 11 p.m.
Sunday | 12 p.m. - 9 p.m.

Russo's New York Pizzeria

NY Pizzeria is a Houston chain restaurant with authentic New York taste. Thin, foldable crust, light sauce, and gigantic slices — these folks hit the nail on the head. 

4870 Beechnut
Houston, Texas 77096
Note: Other locations are found throughout Houston. Check out the restaurant's website for more details. 

Sunday - Thursday | 11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m. 
Friday - Saturday | 11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Dolce Vita

Located in the eclectic Montrose area, Dolce Vita prides itself on both its outstanding customer service and close resemblance to authentic Italian cuisine. An extensive wine menu, warm decor and valet service make this prime date-night territory.

500 Westheimer Road
Houston, Texas 77006

Tuesday - Thursday | 5 p.m. - 10 p.m. 
Friday |  5 p.m. - 11 p.m.
Saturday | 11:30 a.m. - 11 p.m.
Sunday | 11:30 a.m. - 10 p.m.

Spanky's Pizza

Spanky's is best known for its deep-dish pepperoni pizza. Located just seconds from the Gulfgate shopping center, the pizzeria has a casual, cozy atmosphere and is a perfect place to spend game night. 

4659 Telephone Road
Houston, Texas 77087

Sunday - Tuesday | 11 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Wednesday - Thursday | 11 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Friday - Saturday | 11 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.


This quaint Italian cafe located in the Meyerland shopping center was once voted Best Pizza by the Houston Press. The Mona Lisa and Abruzzo pizzas are fan favorites. Wine is available for purchase by the glass or bottle, and outside beer and wine is allowed for a corking fee.

4990 Beechnut
Houston, Texas 77096

Monday - Saturday | 11 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Sunday | 11 a.m. - 8 p.m.

Romano Flying Pizza

You probably won't find an actual pizza in flight, but you will find bona fide New York style pie. The place is tucked neatly away in a River Oaks shopping center, so be on the look-out. Visit their website to track rotating lunch specials.

1528 W. Gray
Houston, Texas 77019

Monday - Thursday | 11 a.m. - 10 p.m. 
Friday - Saturday | 11 a.m. - 11 p.m. 
Sunday | 12 p.m. - 9 p.m.

Frank's Pizza

This late-night pizza joint is conveniently located on the edge of downtown near a host of bars and nightclubs. With a fun atmosphere complete with sports memorabilia and old movie posters, a stop at Franks is a fantastic way to wrap up a Saturday night of partying.

417 Travis
Houston, Texas 77002

Sunday - Wednesday | 11 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Thursday | 11 a.m. - 1 a.m. 
Friday - Saturday | 11 a.m. - 3 a.m. 

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