Seven of the best places to get pizza in and around Edinburgh

For a long time pizza has been a go-to choice when it comes to eating out.

By Lloyd Bent
Wednesday, 27th March 2019, 12:52 pm
Updated Wednesday, 27th March 2019, 12:53 pm
Edinburgh is a hot spot for great pizza. Here are some of the best.
Edinburgh is a hot spot for great pizza. Here are some of the best.

With the rise of Neopolitan pizza specialists, and American pizza having its own distinct style, there are more options than ever. Here are some of the best in Edinburgh and the surrounding areas if pizza is what you're after.

Home of the famous Civerinos pizza, as well as a number of other out-there flavours, this Hunter Square restaurant has topped many a best-of list.
Opened just yards away from the well established Pizzeria 1926 on Haymarket, this place offers pizza that is an authentic example of the Roman variation.

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The busy yet cosy Origano on Leith Walk boasts giant bases handmade using only Italian 00 flour.
Mammas on the Grassmarket is an Edinburgh institution, and has previously been named best pizzeria in the UK. It serves American pizza.
Often cited as the best, wood-fired pizza in La Favorita's speciality. Located on Leith Walk, they also have takeaway outlets in the city.
Launched by chef Rosario Sartore and his wife Maria - the pair behind Locanda de Gusti - this Haymarket pizzeria specialises in all things Naples.
This vegetarian and vegan friendly option naturally tracks people from far and wide. The cosy kitchen is based on Howe Street.