While the Winter Park area is home to a number of incredible fine dining restaurants and experiences, if you’re like us, sometimes you just want to end the day with a good slice of pizza! There are few things better in this world that coming home with that warm box, opening it up, taking a slice, and watching the cheese just ooze off the side. Your mouth is already watering, isn’t it? Well, never fear! There are a number of incredible Winter Park restaurants to fulfill your newfound craving; here are our top three recommendations for pizza restaurants you need to try:
A local favorite in Winter Park for years, Pizza Pedal’r provides some of the best made-to-order and specialty combination pizzas you’ll find in all of Colorado! These pizzas offer unique ingredient combinations that are both delicious and ingenious, and there are so many that you’ll find a new favorite every time you visit. Try everything from the Apex pizza (Canadian bacon, pineapple, green peppers) to the Kicker (garlic infused olive oil sauce, buffalo chicken, jalapenos, and fresh tomatoes) to even the Endo (alfredo base sauce, parmesan, blackened chicken, broccoli, and onion) and so much more! These unique concoctions of flavors make Pizza Pedal’r a local favorite and something you definitely need to taste to believe the next time you stay in Winter Park.
Hernando’s Pizza Pub
A staple of pizza in Winter Park area since 1967, Hernando’s Pizza Pub is dedicated to providing you with an authentic taste of Italy right here in Colorado! The secret to what makes Hernando’s Pizza Pub so great is the fresh ingredients that go into every dish they make, and that they pair each pizza with delicious salads and pasta that make your meal truly complete. Either build your own pizza or try one of their amazing specialty pizzas such as the Scampi or Bar-B-Que and pair it with fresh lasagna or buffalo wings (made with local Captain Spongefoot sauce!), and you’ve got a meal that will have your taste buds singing for days after!
De Antonio’s Pizza & Pasta
You’d be hard pressed to find a more authentic Italian experience anywhere in Winter Park than at De Antonio’s Pizza and Pasta, which has been proudly serving locals and tourists to Winter Park alike for over 15 years. De Antonio’s menu features many of the classic Italian dishes you know and love, and their pizza in truly second to none! While many of their pizzas are phenomenal, we recommend trying their signature pizza: The Chicken Marsala. This delicious pizza features chicken and mushrooms in a wine cream sauce with mozzarella cheese, and once you taste it for the first time, you’ll be a fan of De Antonio’s for life!