Newark's 3 top spots to score pizza on the cheap

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Craving pizza?

Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the best affordable pizza outlets in Newark, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of the best spots to fulfill your urges.

1. Queen Pizza

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Topping the list is Queen Pizza. Located at 122 Halsey St., Queen Pizza is the highest-rated affordable spot of its kind in Newark, boasting four stars out of 25 reviews on Yelp.

Yelp has lots more information on Queen Pizza.

"Family owned and operated for over thirty-two years, Queen Pizza is proud to serve Newark's residents and businesses with the finest pizza, pasta and Italian dishes," the business states in the history section of its Yelp profile.

2. Robert's Pizzeria

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Robert's Pizzeria is another inexpensive go-to, with four stars out of 85 Yelp reviews. This spot serves up classic pies and slices for dine-in, delivery and takeout. Head over to 63 New St. to see for yourself.

We turned to Yelp for an overview of Robert's Pizzeria.

"In 1985, soon after arriving from Italy, the Capra family opened a tiny pizzeria called Robert's in Newark, on the corner of New and Washington streets," the business notes in the history section of its Yelp profile. "The pizza was authentic, and within a few years, they were able to expand. In 2008, the Miller family took over from the Capras, keeping many of the old staff and well-loved recipes."

3. Papa Pat's Pizza

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Then there's Papa Pat's Pizza, located at 263 S. Orange Ave. Yelpers give the budget-friendly pizzeria, which also serves sandwiches, salads, pasta and other Italian dishes, 3.5 stars out of 17 reviews.

Yelper Amy H., who reviewed Papa Pat's Pizza on Aug. 12, wrote, "Delicious. The baked ziti was delicious, the margherita pizza divine. Exactly what we needed!"

Ellen S. noted, "All I can say is, 'BRAVO!' A good ole regular slice extra crispy with the garlic butter on the crust is always a go-to. My favorite is the ricotta, mozzarella and meatball calzone."

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