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Celebrate National Pizza Day

If you’re feeling down about all this snow, here’s something to cheer you up–it’s National Pizza Day (according to some anyway). Here are some of our favorite spots to try out today if you can make it

Old School Pizzeria: Proof that college kids are spoiled

OLD SCHOOL PIZZERIA: Lynch Road, Fairfield This blog has followed chef Derek Furino for a while now.  Beginning in 2011 when he assumed control of the kitchen at Behind the Net, the Darien Ice Rink

Stamford slices shine on national pizza list

When New York Magazine waded through hundreds of pizzas to name the best in the nation, they saved a spot for Stamford on the coveted Top 101 list. The magazine recently released a list of the top

Some like it hot

John Dough’s Pizza Bar in Norwalk was shut down for a few weeks by frankenstorm Sandy, but they are back in business with a “Man Versus Food” style pizza challenge. Here’s the deal: One small pizza

First taste: Norwalk’s New Haven slice

JOHN DOUGH’S PIZZA BAR: 77 NORTH MAIN STREET, NORWALK Last month, Chris and I took a brief tour of the upcoming New Haven pizza joint in Norwalk. Chris is currently “stuck” honeymooning in Spain, but

Today’s excuse to eat pizza

September 5 is, apparently, national cheese pizza day. I’ve done a lot of research on this topic (two minutes on Google) and have scientifically determined that this is a made-up holiday. Compared to

Sneak peek: John Dough’s Pizza Bar in Norwalk

JOHN DOUGH’S PIZZA BAR: 77 NORTH MAIN STREET, NORWALK “We’re going to introduce New Haven style pizza to SoNo.” If you’ve ever tried the pizza at Behind the Net in the Darien Ice Rink, you already

Anthony’s brings coal-fired pizza to Darien

ANTHONY’S COAL FIRED PIZZA: 319 POST ROAD, DARIEN The first time I went to Anthony’s, shortly after they opened their doors in February, Chuck Locke, director of operations for the chain, told me I

Moe’s pizza joint: Tomatillo out, Cortina in in Bridgeport

CORTINA: 960 MAIN STREET, BRIDGEPORT Tomatillo, we hardly knew ye. A few short months after Moe Gad opened this new Tomatillo location, he decided to switch up the cuisine from burritos to pizza. Moe

Darien’s Post Corner Pizza turns 40, slashes prices

For its 40th anniversary, Darien’s popular Greek-style pie joint Post Corner Pizza is throwing itself the kind of party we can all get behind: throwback prices. I’m fashionably late to this, as the