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Calabria’s Award-Winning Pizza!

Fresh ingredients, hand made crunchy thin pizza rated 8.9 Barstool's One Bite making it top 3 in NJ!

As a proud New Jerseyan, I really enjoy a great slice of pizza! Our very own Calabria Pizzeria & Restaurant in Livingston can truly boast of having the best pizza in our area! Dave Portnoy, founder, and president of Barstool Sports, has a strong following with over 180 million views on YouTube, and a pizza connoisseur who travels the country tasting and reviewing pizza. Dave’s “One Bite” review selected Calabria’s as his 1,000th pizza review and gave their delicious “crunchy thin” pizza a whopping score of 8.9, making Calabria’s top 3 in the state! Dave’s post drew followers for seven consecutive days as far as Pennsylvania with a line of cars that wrapped around and filled all adjacent parking lots! You can experience this delicious thin crust pizza for yourself in three different ways. You can dine in and enjoy their live entertainment while you share a cheesy warm pie, order to go, or have it delivered. Yes, Calabria’s delivers anywhere in our area and now nationwide via Goldbelly!

What makes their pies so delicious? The selection of fresh toppings will make your mouth water. They handmake every pie. Their sauce is a secret family ingredient that transcends you to Italy. You can select from a plain 18” round crunchy thin pie, add toppings as you see fit, or try one of their signature pies like our kid’s favorite Pepperoni with Mike’s Hot Honey sauce, their Supreme or thin crust square veggie pie. 

More than pizza, the owners are kind and giving people who have been featured in the Today Show and GMA for their generosity and support to those that needed the most. During Covid, Gabriella Ottaiano, one of the owners, posted on Facebook, “If you haven’t found a job today, and can’t feed your family, we will provide a family meal, no questions asked. Just pick up or we can deliver to you.”  The response gives me chills and tears of happiness. Local folks stepped in and donated checks, some up to $1,000 to help Calabria’s mission. They’ve successfully donated 16,150 meals and set a new goal of 20,000!  Thank you everyone for your kindness and support. Thank you, Calabria’s, for your giving heart and delicious food. We support local and even more local business that have great products and services, provide an amazing experience, and have a heart!  In Gabriella’s own words “Welcome to our family.”

I invite you to try Calabria’s “crunchy thin” pizza. If you stop in, say hello to the owners, who are working in the kitchen, giving you your curbside orders, and walking around greeting you making sure you have a great experience! Share with them what you think of their 8.9 Barstool rated delicious pizza! Mangia!