Readers’ Choice 2018: Italian and Pizza

SAN FRANCISCO

Delfina/Pizzeria Delfina

(415) 552-4055 RESTAURANT
(415) 863-6800 LOCANDA
delfinasf.com

Delfina, with a restaurant in San Francisco’s Mission District and the trendy Roman-inspired Locanda nearby, serves a seasonally changing menu with a large wine selection, featuring wines from Italy. The pizzerias in the city and on the Peninsula serve Neapolitan-inspired fare with changing selections of antipasto and small plates.

 

EAST BAY

Zachary’s

VARIOUS LOCATIONS
zacharys.com

With four Bay Area locations, Zachary’s serves up Chicago-style pizza, with over 175 pizza awards to prove their pizza is palate pleasing. Employee-owned Zachary’s has been an area favorite since 1983.

 

SOUTH BAY/PENINSULA

Amici’s East Coast Pizzeria

VARIOUS LOCATIONS
amicis.com

Amici’s serves “authentic East Coast-style artisanal pizza,” says owner Peter Cooperstein. “We use the same pizza dough recipe, pizza sauce recipe and the same imported cheeses that we used when we opened in 1987.” Launched in San Mateo, Amici’s now has restaurants throughout the region.

 

NORTH BAY

Mulberry Street Pizzeria

SAN RAFAEL
(415) 472-7272
mulberystreetpizzasanrafael.com

Mulberry Street Pizzeria is family owned since 1986, and has created several unique pizzas, including the famous Three Beer Pizza, featuring Cajun sausage and andouille. Gluten-free options, salads with house-made dressings and soups round out the menu. Don’t be surprised if the owner drops by your table for a chat.

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