Pizza is a classic go-to dinner choice that is loved by people all over the world. For a relaxed night in with a takeaway, or a quick bite to eat in between running errands in the city, a delicious pizza is always a great and easy option. So whether you love to indulge in an authentic Italian pizza, or even a slice with an Americanised style and flavours, you will be able to find the perfect pizza for you in York. There are so many independent pizzerias to choose from, here are a few we found and love…

Dough Eyed

If you’re looking for a no nonsense pizza made with top quality, Italian ingredients, Dough Eyed is a must-visit location found right in the heart of the city. There is a pizza to fit everyone’s tastes with a varied menu that includes a delicious portobello and truffle pizza made with real truffles as well as classic pizza options. Dough Eyed’s intimate and cosy atmosphere, alongside their great booze menu, will allow you to kick-back and relax whilst indulging in some tasty pizza.

The Block

Located along Goodramgate is The Block, a perfect quick-stop location to grab a bite to eat in between running errands, shopping or on your lunch break. With an ever evolving street-style menu each visit will be as great, if not better, than the last. A new edition to the menu is the tasty SPUD-YOU-LOVE pizza topped with roasted potatoes, mushrooms, mascarpone and sage. The variety of meaty, veggie and vegan options means there is a pizza everyone will love.

Il Paradiso Del Cibo

Authentic Italian cuisine and one of the warmest welcomes in York is what you can expect from Il Paradiso Del Cibo. Each pizza is created following original recipes and made in their wood-burning pizza oven. Fifteen different pizzas are available with toppings ranging from the classic cheesy margherita to spicy Italian salame, artichoke, anchovies and mushrooms. There are many other authentic and unique Italian dishes with a Sardinian influence that you can enjoy alongside your pizza and the staff are more than happy to explain all their dishes and accompaniments. But be prepared to be refused parmesan by staff so they can ensure your delicious meal stays flavoursome.


Enjoy some amazing views of the historic city of York and rich traditional Italian pizza at Caesars. Each hand stretched, stone baked pizza is made with only the best and freshest ingredients to give it that authentic flavour. Pizza prices range from £12.45 to £16.95 with a gluten free base option for an extra £3 and extra toppings available for either £1 or £1.50. If you become a part of the Caesars family and join their loyalty scheme you can enjoy 10% off your meal every time you visit.

Rad Pizza Shop in Spark

Found in Spark:York is the home of Neapolitan-style pizza, Rad Pizza Shop. Their wood-fired pizzas use a sourdough base made in store and are topped with san marzano tomato and fiorde latte cheese to create truly authentic Neapolitan pizzas. Each team member has a passion for pizza and always ensures they serve some of the best pizza around. Prices for red pizzas range from £5.50 to £9.50 and their white pizzas, which come without the san marzano tomato sauce, are priced at £8.95 and £9.50.

Ebor Cibus Pizza

Find a slice of New York and Detroit right here in York at Ebor Cibus Pizza in The Mount Pub. As the first pizzeria to sell the trending Detroit style pizza in York, they make sure every slice is packed full of delicious American flavours. One of their favourite special pizzas, the mushroom and truffle pizza, has been permanently added to the menu for you to enjoy anytime you like. If you sign up for their loyalty scheme you may be able to reap the benefits of discounts and money off depending on the day or how often you visit.