Europe has long been renowned for its culinary delights, and among its many gastronomic treasures, pizza holds a special place. The annual “50 Top Europa” list is a celebration of the finest pizzerias across the continent (outside of Italy), recognizing their dedication to quality, creativity, and tradition. In this article, we delve into the 2023 edition of the “50 Top Europa” list, highlighting the exceptional pizzerias that have made the cut. The “50 Top Europa” list is compiled by a panel of experts, including food critics, journalists, and renowned chefs. Their quest is to identify the pizzerias that truly stand out in terms of ingredients, craftsmanship, and overall dining experience. Let’s explore the top 5 of the ranking:
- Sartoria Panatieri (Barcelone, Spain) has secured its first place with its authentic Neapolitan-style pizzas crafted with meticulously sourced ingredients, traditional wood-fired oven baking, and an unwavering commitment to maintaining the integrity of the pizza-making tradition.
- Bæst (Copenhagen, Denmark) finished second for its innovative approach, combining Nordic flavors with Italian craftsmanship, utilizing organic and locally sourced ingredients, and showcasing an exceptional level of creativity in their pizza offerings.
- 50 Kalò (London, England) has pizzas that boast a perfectly charred yet chewy crust, complemented by high-quality ingredients imported directly from Naples, Italy, and prepared with great attention to detail.
- Via Toledo Enopizzeria (Vienna, Austria) has made it to the fourth place for its remarkable fusion of Neapolitan and Viennese pizza traditions, featuring a variety of creative toppings, a harmonious blend of flavors, and an inviting atmosphere that transports diners to the heart of Italy.
- Pizza Zulù (Fürth, Germany) complete this top five for its outstanding wood-fired pizzas characterized by a thin, crispy crust, innovative combinations of fresh ingredients, and a dedication to using locally sourced produce, showcasing the best of German craftsmanship with a unique twist.
You can use the table below to search the pizzerias that are in the Top 50 located in your country or in your city
|4||Via Toledo Enopizzeria||Vienna||Austria|
|8||Napoli On The Road||London||England|
|12||La Pizza È Bella Gourmet||Brussels||Belgium|
|15||La Piola Pizza||Brussels||Belgium|
|25||Matto Napoletano||Skopje||North Macedonia|
|26||Belli Di Mamma||Budapest||Hungary|
|33||Majstor I Margarita||Belgrade||Serbia|
|37||Animaletto Pizza Bar||Bucharest||Romania|
|38||Ciao A Tutti||Warsaw||Poland|
|41||Oro Di Napoli||Santa Cruz De Tenerife||Spain|
|43||Franko’s Pizza & Bar||Zagreb||Croatia|
|45||Infraganti Pizza Bar||Alicante||Spain|
|47||Sapori Italiani U Taliana||Bratislava||Slovakia|
|48||PEPPO’s Pizzeria Contemporanea||Riga||Latvia|
|49||Pizza Nuova||Prague||Czech Republic|
|50||Kaja Pizza Köök||Tallinn||Estonia|
The “50 Top Europa” list for 2023 is a testament to the culinary mastery, creativity, and passion that European pizzerias bring to the table. From the traditional to the innovative, these pizzerias continue to push boundaries, elevating pizza-making to an art form. Whether you’re a pizza connoisseur or simply someone who appreciates good food, exploring the pizzerias on this list promises an unforgettable culinary journey through the diverse flavors of Europe.