New List Says State’s Best Pizza in Houston, Texas: What About Killeen?
Pizza is one of my favorite foods, so when I see a list about the best pie in the country, it gets my my attention.
Dining website Gayot has ranked 2022's best pizza restaurants in the nation, and a Houston, Texas spot made the list. It was the only location in the Lone Star State that made the ranking.
Best Pizza in America
Bollo Woodfired Pizza sources its ingredients directly from Italy, including 00 flour, a finely ground Italian flour used to make pasta and pizza dough. The restaurant makes Neapolitan pizzas in a wood-burning oven, and according to Gayot, one of the best pizzas you can order from Bollo's menu is the 'Bianco de Bollo', made with extra-virgin olive oil, basil, tomatoes, and mozzarella. Online reviews for Bollo's include customers raving about the restaurant's fresh ingredients and quick service.
The restaurant that came in second was Capo's Pizza, Pasta & Cocktails in San Francisco, California. See the full list here.
What is Neapolitan Pizza?
Neapolitan pizza is a type of pizza that originated in Naples, Italy, according to recipe website thespruceeats.com. One of the main requirements of a Neapolitan pizza is that it should have more sauce than cheese. They are usually around 10 to 12 inches in size, and cooked at very high temperatures (800 to 900 F) for no more than 90 seconds.
Best Pizza in Killeen, Texas
According to TripAdvisor, Little Italy at 1218 South Fort Hood Street is the highest-ranked Killeen restaurant serving pizza, listed #3 out of 159 restaurants, with 146 reviews and a 4 out of 5 rating. Joe's Pizza and Subs at 408 North Fort Hood Street in Killeen has a 4.5 out of 5 rating with 33 reviews, and is ranked #14 out of 159 restaurants.
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