THE BEST PLACES TO EAT PIZZA IN THE COTSWOLDS
Is there anything better than a beautifully blistered thin and crispy pizza, loaded with toppings and dripping in cheese? We don't think so, and that's why we have searched high and low for the best places in the Cotswolds where you can enjoy one!
THE LYGON WINE BAR
Located in the heart of Broadway adjoining The Lygon Arms Hotel, The Lygon Wine Bar is a wonderfully relaxed place to enjoy a great selection of Italian and European Wines by the glass, carafe and bottle and some delicious pizza from their simple food menu. What could be better?
THE BOTTLE OF SAUCE
As well as serving great burgers, wings, fries and other things, The Bottle of Sauce also offers a fine selection of Neapolitan pizzas cooked in wood-fired pizza ovens. What's better still is that selected pizzas are just £5 at lunchtime from Tuesday - Friday!
THE BELL AT LANGFORD
Giles Coren described the pizzas at The Bell at Langford as "crispy and thin but also chewy and ripe, blistered like the moon, nutty and dense, with superb tomato sauce and excellent mozzarella" and he's not wrong! Enjoy their 'Sunday Slice' offer where you can grab half price pizza every Sunday evening from 6pm.
You can't have a list of pizzas without mentioning Fat Toni's. Located in Stroud, Gloucester and now Cheltenham, their pizzas are all sourdough and come in 2 sizes, approx 12” and approx 20”, the latter feeds between 2-4 people. There are 30 pizzas to choose from from the menu and you can create your combinations too!
Located in the Chester House Hotel in Bourton on the Water, L'anatra Italian Kitchen is a good place to grab a pizza. They are available to eat in or take away and will even use Gluten Free pizza dough if you ask.
Tucked away off the beaten track on Albion Street in Cheltenham, Olive Albero is a rustic little Italian using recipes that have been passed down through generations and offering a great selection of wonderful pizzas.
Located at Stroud Brewery, Vélo Pizza is an artisan micro bakery who hand make pizzas to order using our fresh organic sourdough and many organic and locally sourced ingredients. All pizzas are cooked in a wood fired brick oven, available to in eat at the brewery bar or take away and served from 5-9 on Thursday and Friday nights, 12-9 on Saturdays.
When looking for a good pizza in Cheltenham, The Stable is always a safe bet. There is something for everyone including four vegan options and lots of cider, salads and pies too. Check out their "Tuck-in Tuesday" deal where you can grab a pizza, side salad and a drink for just a tenner!