Top 5 Pizza Places in Denver

Satisfy Your Craving in the Mile High City

Looking for a good slice of pizza in the Mile High City? Visit one of the top five pizza places in Denver to satisfy your craving for a slice, whether you like Chicago style or lean more towards New York pizza. Denver does not have a distinctive pizza style, but you can find thin New York-style crusts or deep-dish pizza to suit your tastes. Homegrown BeauJo's Pizza is famous for its thick crust, which can be eaten with honey in a Colorado twist. Pizza places that offer gluten-free varieties are also noted.

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    Benny Blanco's Slice Of The Bronx

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    Benny Blanco's in Capitol Hill lives up to its name with ample slices of thin-crust pizza. The hole-in-the-wall establishment offers a counter with no seating, but the delicious slices make up for a lack of ambiance. Slices are available with your choice of a wide variety of toppings for reasonable prices. Benny Blanco's pizza is also available for delivery. The pizza counter, which can be hard to spot for first-timers, is sandwiched between Wax Trax and the Snakepit on 13th Ave.

    Benny Blanco's Slice Of The Bronx
    616 East 13th Ave.
    Denver, CO 80203
    303-831-1346
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    Lala's Wine Bar and Pizzeria offers authentic Italian-style pizza, along with a wide selection of wines for accompaniment across from Governor's Park in central Denver. Don't miss the lunch special from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. from Monday through Friday, which offers a personal pizza, salad and soda for $7.95. The one drawback to Lala's is the lack of service, as I've had to flag down the inattentive wait staff more than a few times to order. Lala's also offers gluten-free pizza, as well as limited delivery.

    Lala's Wine Bar and Pizzeria
    410 E. 7th Ave.
    Denver, CO 80203
    303-861-9463
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    Proto's Pizza in the Highlands neighborhood of Denver offers Neapolitan pizza to the Mile High City. The restaurant founded by Pam Proto in features a patio for outdoor dining, as well as a small dining area. The only downsides to Proto's Pizza is its limited wine list and lack of delivery, although pizza is available for take out. Gluten-free pizza is also available.

    Proto's Denver
    2401 15th St.
    Denver, CO 80202
    720-855-9400