New Haven is well known for its pizzerias and for good reason! The history of pizza in New Haven (traditionally known as apizza) dates back to the 1920s when Frank Pepe moved over from Italy and set up his own bakery. It is here where he began selling a simple recipe from his country, pizza!
New Haven has been recognized as a pizza destination for decades from its traditional trio of restaurants to newer, innovative pizzerias. When in New Haven, there is more than one kind of pizza you should experience. Which is why I’m sharing my list of the best pizzas in the best pizzerias. If you like pizza, you’ll love this list!