Chicago pizza has once again topped New York in a new ranking.
The latest report from the Daily Meal naming the 101 Best Pizzas in America ranked a Chicago za over any New York “pizza.”
The Chicago Classic at Lou Malnati’s Pizzeria made list in the no. 3 slot, up from no. 7 in 2017. The highest ranking pizza for New York was the Boom Pie at John’s of Bleecker Street, which made the list at no. 4.
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The Chicago Classic was described as “authentic Chicago.”
In total, Chicago has six pizzas on the list, which is down from 12 last year.
Others named were the Deep Dish at Pequod’s, which was ranked at no. 24, followed by Rudy’s Special at Pizano’s at no. 50, the Changes Hourly at Bonci at no. 63, the Sausage at Vito & Nick’s at no.70 and the Carbonara at Pizzeria Bebu at no. 87.
New York, in total, had 36 pizzas on the list.
The top-ranked za in the country was the White Clam from Frank Pepe Pizzeria Napoletana in New Haven, Connecticut.
See the full list here.