Very few things taste perfect in both vegetarian and non-vegetarian varieties. And it’s a common perception (sadly) that dishes with chicken, lamb, etc. prefixed to their names will be better. Breaking news! That is anything but true and here are 8 pizzerias in Delhi that slam this silly perception with their magnificent vegetarian pizzas
Fresh out of the oven, the pizzas here have a superior selection of toppings ranging from the classic margherita to the fancy grilled prawns. Even though you’ll want to eat all that’s on the menu, take our advice and go for the Rome Style Veg Pizza.
Where: DLF Cyber City, Gurgaon
Olive has always been touted as one of the top destinations for quenching your European and Italian food cravings with their superb wood oven pizzas. It is a place where you can embrace your inner quirk while embracing some of their most admired dishes like The No Cheese Pizza or the All Veg on a Thin Crust as well as options like the fresh Basil Pesto and their signature 17” paper thin Milano Pizza.
Where: New Friends Colony
A stalwart in Italian and Continental cuisines, Ego Obsession is loved for its palatable grub. Their long list of crunchy thin crusts is worth every single penny. With variations like the Lite Pizza, Smoke Cheese and Ego Special Laggera, Pizza Ego serves pizza in every possible form.
Fio Cookhouse & Bar
Where: Nehru Place, Saket
An eatery known for its impeccable Italian and European cuisines, Fio also serves up an interesting array of pizzas, which includes mouthwaterers with toppings like Spinach-Field Mushroom-Pepper-Mascarpone and Herb Roasted Vegetables-Capers-Garlic. Slurp!
Smoke House Deli
Where: Khan Market, Hauz Khas Village
The menu of this continental restaurant is full of finger-licking pizzas. Try their Margherita Pizza served with mascarpone foam and Grilled Chillies Pizza served with a hint of saffron – they are not only delicious but are also visually enticing.
Where: Khan Market; Hauz Khas Village
Amici is easily one of the Capital’s most loved pizzerias. Best known for their “Farmer’s favourite Veggie” pizza, Mexican pizza, Margherita and the Quattro Stagioni, Amici is the vegetarians’ go-to pizza place in Delhi.
Where: Hyatt Regency, Bhikaji Cama Place
La Piazza is an award-winning restaurant serving oven fresh pizzas that are made using the finest ingredients and toppings like bell peppers and cheese. Although every pizza on the menu is worth a try, the LaPiazza is a show stealer. Made with roasted garlic, goat’s cheese, pesto and sun-dried tomatoes, this pizza can never go wrong.
Where: Basant Lok Market, Vasant Vihar
Brick oven pizzas that are crisp and freshly baked are a signature of Sartoria. The thin crust, which has been burnt with the texture of the bricks, gives the pizza a beautifully flawed feel. The good old Margherita pizza is their best on any given day.