A lot goes into choosing a pizza — even beyond the question of toppings. But whether you go for takeout or sit-down, thick crust or thin, sauced or bare, you want something delicious — particularly on National Pizza Day, Feb. 9.
Fortunately, Long Beach boasts a number of quality pizza shops to satisfy your craving for a slice or a pie.
Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top pizza outlets, using both Yelp data and our own blend of spices to produce a ranked list of the best places to venture — or to call — on National Pizza Day.
1. Rance's Chicago Pizza
Topping the list is Rance's Chicago Pizza. Located at 5258 E. Second St., the spot to score pizza and more is the highest rated pizza spot in Long Beach, boasting four stars out of 816 reviews on Yelp.
2. Flippin' Pizza
Next up is Flippin' Pizza, situated at 6269 E. Spring St. With four stars out of 378 reviews on Yelp, the spot to score pizza has proven to be a local favorite.
3. Pinches Pizzas
Pinches Pizzas, located at 1711 E. Anaheim St., is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the spot to score pizza and more four stars out of 347 reviews.
Pizzamania, a spot to score pizza and more, is another go-to, with four stars out of 243 Yelp reviews. Head over to 1785 Palo Verde Ave. to see for yourself.
5. Avila's Pizza Two
Last but not least, check out Avila's Pizza Two, which has earned four stars out of 114 reviews on Yelp. You can find the spot to score pizza and more at 125 E. Anaheim St.