Shorty’s Pizza

The Peter Tosh

The Peter Tosh is a white pie topped with jerked pork, pineapple, red pepper, an extra sprinkle of jerk spices and plenty of fresh cilantro leaves. It’s so good… period.

We’ll happily eat this tasty pie any […]

Antico Pizza Napoletana

The Diavola Pizza

Sopressata, Pepperonata, & Bufalo

Very generously loaded with thin slivers of sopressata, those thin slivers get crispy at the edges. It is those crispy edges that are one of the highlights of this delectable flavor combination. The way that the […]

Antico Pizza

Fire In The Hole

Antico’s San Gennaro

Just Look At That Crust

Sweet Red Peppers, Bufala, Sausage & Cipolline

On One Perfect Crust

The Right […]

Antico Pizza Napoletana, Another Visit

San Gennaro

Perfect crust, perfect sauce, perfect toppings…

Without a doubt, this is still the best pizza in town. The San Gennaro is topped DOP San Marzano tomatoes, bufala mozzarella, sweet red peppers, sweet cipollini onions and sausage. In our eyes, this is the very definition […]

Antico Pizza


This simple pizza with marinara and anchovies demonstrated the high quality of ingredients used at Antico. Delicately sweet tomatoes melt beautifully into the dough, playing off the saltiness of the anchovies. It’s a beautiful thing. And, these aren’t just any old anchovies. These white anchovies are supremely delicate & smooth. […]

Shorty’s — Another Visit

Eggplant & Ricotta

Tender eggplant and mounds of ricotta work beautifully on this wood-fired pizza. The touch of smoke lends a nice bit of flavor. But, I always seem to wish they’d leave the pizzas in for an extra moment or two.

Green Apple, Gorgonzola, Walnuts & […]

Fritti Raises The Bar — The Perfect Pizza is within Atlanta's grasp

The Sunday Brunch Smoked Pizza with pancetta & eggs — New Favorite Brunch

With a number of visits over the last few days, Fritti has delivered pizzas nearing perfection on every visit. Sadly, the one perfect pizza that we did consume stumbled into bad […]

Varasano's Pizzeria — Revisited

The Setting: This narrow, glass fronted restaurant offers a generous amount of bar, table, and booth seating. And, a pizza bar in the rear allows diners to watch the pizza making process from start to finish.

The Staff: Quirky servers have led to some awkward moments. For example, on our last visit, the server was […]

Varasano's Pizzeria

Salumi Pizza with Caramelized Onion Pizza in background

Caramelized Onion & Emmenthaler

Salumi, Mozzarella & Spiced Olive

The Setting: This glass fronted restaurant bordering Peachtree Road hasn’t put up a sign, but, there are a handful of V’s along the front sidewalk railing. And, the valet parking sign directs you in.

The […]