These Are the Best Places to Order Pizza in the North
You've got tons of options to quell that pizza craving!
(SPOT.ph) Whether you look at them as a heavy snack or a full meal, pizza never fails to satisfy. There's just something about how these pies—with their chewy crusts and combination of toppings—come together for a party in the mouth with each bite. If you live in Quezon City, San Juan, Pasig, or Ortigas and get the hankering for a good pizza, we've got you: These places offer great versions, and you can get them delivered, too.
Hit up these places for amazing pizza in the North of Manila:
Gino's Brick Oven Pizza
Gino's is a favorite among many for their charred, airy pizza crust and simple but stellar toppings. You can be assured of a great pie, whether you go for the simple Margherita Pizza (P350) with tomato sauce, kesong puti, parmesan, and basil, or more flavor-bomb BOMB Pizza (P455) with cream, balsamic onions, mozzarella, mushrooms, and blue cheese. You can order for delivery through their website, by sending the branch nearest you a Viber message, or by finding Gino's on LalaFood and GrabFood.
Gino's is at 19 Katipunan Avenue, Loyola Heights, Quezon City. For orders, check out Gino's Brick Oven Pizza's website or find them on LalaFood or GrabFood. You can also check out this list of contact numbers and send a Viber message to the branch nearest you.
More than consistently al dente pasta, Cibo is also famous for their oval-shaped pizzas with a thin, chewy crust. Their Prosciutto Crudo (P575) pizza is a no-fail, with its combo of parma ham, arugula, tomatoes, mozzarella, and parmesan; but if you're a fan of their signature Spinach Dip, be sure not to miss the Spinaci Zola (P575) pizza with mozzarella, gorgonzola, and dollops of the said dip. You can have food delivered from their Araneta City or Robinsons Magnolia branches—just call their hotline, or the number of the branch nearer you.
Cibo is at 3/F Gateway Mall, Araneta Center, Cubao, Quezon City and UG/F Robinsons Magnolia, New Manila, Quezon City. For orders, call 8891-1111. You can also call 0919-073-8720 (Araneta City) or 8642-2426 or 0919-073-8723 (Robinsons Magnolia). For more information, check out Cibo's website.
Francesco's is famed for their traditional Italian fare—and among their offerings are their fresh, hand-made pizzas. Their Tartufata Pizza (P680) with truffle cream and assorted cheeses ranked third in our list of Top 10 Cheese Pizzas in Manila, but the Francesco Pizza (P680) with sausage, mushrooms, bell pepper, and gorgonzola is yet another solid choice. Francesco's San Juan branch is open from Tuesdays to Fridays, 11 a.m. to 6:30 p.m., for dine-in and delivery; simply give them a call for reservations or orders.
Francesco's is at 863 A. Mabini Street, Addition Hills, San Juan City. For orders, contact 8777-9777, 0919-912-7785, or 0917-144-4395. For more information, check out Francesco's Facebook page.
Offering great Italian eats at affordable prices, Friuli Trattoria is a favorite among students and Quezon City residents. Their pizzas have a thin, whole-wheat crust that matches any and all of their toppings—try the Tre Formaggi (P240) with mozzarella, cheddar, and blue cheese, or the meaty Spiced Romano (P290) with aged Romano cheese, mushrooms, ground beef, and spices. You can dine in from their UP Town Center branch or get their pies delivered by giving them a call, sending them a message on Facebook, or ordering through GrabFood.
Friuli Trattoria is at 2/F Phase 2, UP Town Center, Katipunan Avenue, Diliman, Quezon City. For orders, contact 0906-248-7617, 8994-4969, or 0917-877-8411. You can also send a Viber message or text to 0906-248-7617, send them a message on Facebook, or find Friuli Trattoria on GrabFood.
Pizza for a Cause
This independent purveyor makes pizza with premium ingredients and donates part of their proceeds to medical frontliners. Choose from the Pizza Salame Piccante e Pancetta (P549) with tomato sauce, mozzarella, parmesan, pepperoni, and bacon; the Pizza Cinque Formaggi (P599) with white sauce, pesto, mozzarella, parmesan, pecorino, gorgonzola, and white cheese; or the Pizza Tartufo al Miele e Formaggio (P689) with white sauce, mozzarella, parmesan, pecorino, gorgonzola, and truffle honey. They're located in San Juan; just give them a call to order.
For orders, call 0917-713-8493. For more information, check out Pizza for a Cause's Instagram page.
Amare La Cucina
Hailing from Baguio before opening shop in Kapitolyo, Amare La Cucina cooks pizza from their brick oven for thin, crunchy, satisfying pies each and every time. Their Tre Formaggi (P350/10 inches, P480/13 inches) with blended plum tomatoes, mozzarella, cheddar, parmigiano-reggiano, and herbs placed second in our 2019 Top 10 Cheese Pizzas in Manila list, but don't miss out on their Alvin's Pizza (P370/10 inches, P490/13 inches) with a homemade basil sauce, bacon, mozzarella, herbs, and parmigiano-reggiano, either. Order for pickup or delivery from their website, send them a message through social media, or call their numbers below.
Amare La Cucina is at 91 East Capitol Drive, Kapitolyo, Pasig City. For orders, check out Amare La Cucina Manila's website. You can also send them a message on Facebook or Instagram, or call 0956 633-2771, 0929-823-7313, or 8356-6419.
Stephen's Brick Oven Pizza
Baked in a brick oven, Stephen's pizzas have a thin, chewy crust as a result of the many months of research and development embarked on by owner Stephen Chanco. Their Three Cheese (P160/seven inches, P315/12 inches) with mozzarella, fontina, and parmesan cheeses is one of our favorites of its kind in Manila. Love meat? You'll want to try the Muscle Up (P220/seven inches, P425/12 inches) with bacon, sausage, mushroom, onion, parsley, and three cheeses. You can give them a call for pickup and delivery orders, and get it hot and fresh from their New Manila, Quezon City outpost.
For orders, call 0917-540-6355. You can also check out Stephen's Brick Oven Pizza's Facebook page.
Salvatore Cuomo Café
Salvatore Cuomo's café counterpart, located at The Podium, serves up casual yet homey takes on Italian classics. They've got rustic Napoli-style pizza that's given a distinctive smokiness from being cooked in a wood-fired oven. The Mixed Capriciossa (P680) has an oh-so-savory profile with its mix of smoked ham, olives, button mushrooms, artichokes, mozzarella, and grana padano cheese. A more one-of-a-kind choice is the Smoked Salmon (P500), which has salmon, smoked cheese, feta, arugula, capers, Kalamata olives, and oregano. They're open for dine-in, but you can also order for takeout, pickup, or delivery by giving them a call. You can also find them on Foodpanda and GrabFood.
Salvatore Cuomo Café is at Ground Floor, The Podium, ADB Avenue, Ortigas, Mandaluyong City. For orders, contact 0995-567-0432 or 8285-1679. You can also find Salvatore Cuomo Café on Foodpanda and GrabFood. For more information, check out Salvatore Cuomo Café's Facebook page.
Mama Lou's Italian Kitchen
Mama Lou's pizzas are for lovers of especially thin-crusted pies that are full-on with toppings. Love cheese? Their Quattro Formaggi (P525/14 inches) will do you good with its combo of tomato, mozzarella, cheddar, blue cheese, and goat cheese. Alternatively, there's the Mama Lou's Special Pizza (P465/12 inches, P575/14 inches) with its simple but stellar combo of tomato, mozzarella, prosciutto, mango, arugula, and balsamic cream. You can get your fix for delivery, takeout, or pickup from their Ayala Malls the 30th, Ayala Malls Feliz, Vertis North, or U.P. Town Center branches by logging on to Mama Lou's website or sending them a message on Facebook.
Mama Lou's Italian Kitchen has branches at 2/F Ayala Malls The 30th, Meralco Avenue, Ugong, Pasig City and L/1 Ayala Malls Vertis North, Bagong Pag-Asa, Quezon City. See a list of Mama Lou's branches. For orders, check out Mama Lou's Italian Kitchen's website. You can also send a message to Mama Lou's on Facebook.
California Pizza Kitchen
This American pizza establishment is a favorite for its wide selection of pies with distinctly California-style toppings. Their signature Original BBQ Chicken Pizza (P510)with BBQ chicken, smoked gouda, red onions, and cilantro will broaden your mind on the possibilities of pizza, while their Mushroom Pepperoni Sausage (P590) brings on the umami with its combo of cremini mushrooms, pepperoni, spicy Italian sausage, freshly torn basil, mozzarella, and fresh herbs. North folks can have food delivered from their Shangri-la Plaza branch. You can simply send them a message on Facebook or chat with the CPK RestoBot to order your own.