Connect
To Top

3 Amazing Veggie Pizzas to Try on National Pizza Day

National Pizza Day is on February 9th!  It’s the perfect excuse to take a day off from your diet – but just in case you want to make it kinda, sorta healthy-ish – we’ve highlighted three utterly amazing Veggie Pizzas for you to try at some of the city’s best pizza destinations.

Colletta

Brussels Sprout PIzza_Colletta_Photo Credit Maddie Scarborough-min

Brussels sprouts pizza topped with pancetta, honey crisp apples, honey and fresh parmesan

For those seeking the perfect OTP spot for National Pizza Day, make your way to this Alpharetta mainstay for a delightfully modern take on an Italian classic. Savor the taste of la dolce vita with Colletta’s delicious Brussels sprouts pizza topped with pancetta, honey crisp apples, honey and fresh parmesan, the classic Margherita pizza with tomato, basil, fresh mozzarella and parmesan, or the bacon pizza made with cauliflower, crescenza, Calabrian chili, apple mostarda and parmesan.

 

Double Zero 

Double Zero-min

Squash pizza topped with butternut squash, spaghetti squash, goat cheese, caramelized onions, pickled beets and Brussels sprouts

Look no further than Emory Village’s newest hotspot Double Zero, to celebrate National Pizza Day! Their game is in the restaurant’s name – Double Zero uses imported Italian “00” flour to make its pizzas. Indulge in a selection of chef Edwin Molina’s seasonal, Neapolitan-style pizza such as squash pizza topped with butternut squash, spaghetti squash, goat cheese, caramelized onions, pickled beets and Brussels sprouts, and sausage and pear pizza featuring pork sausage, goat cheese, pear, garlic oil and basil.

Varuni Napoli

Margherita pizza with fresh buffalo mozzarella, Pecorino Romano and basil

Margherita pizza with fresh buffalo mozzarella, Pecorino Romano and basil

With one location in Morningside and another coming soon to Krog Street Market, Varuni Napoli owner and maestro pizzaiolo Luca Varuni is taking the Atlanta pizza world by storm. On National Pizza Day, enjoy a fan favorite Varuni Neapolitan pie, like the “Bastardo” with fresh buffalo mozzarella, mixed pepperoni, Nduja, Pecorino Romano and basil,or the “Oro Bianco” with fresh buffalo mozzarella, buffalo ricotta, Taleggio cheese, pancetta, Pecorino Romano, basil and black truffle oil. Mamma mia!

Image credits: Maddie Scarborough & Sarah Dodge

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

More in Food & Entertainment

  • ATL’s Most Inspiring Stories

    Every neighborhood in Atlanta has its own vibe, style, culture and history, but what consistently amazes us is not what differentiates...

    Local StoriesJune 20, 2018
  • The Trailblazers: Rewriting the Narrative

    The editorial team has a special attachment to our new series, The Trailblazers: Rewriting the Narrative, because so many of us feel that...

    Local StoriesJune 19, 2018
  • The Thought-Provokers: Celebrating Artists & Creatives

    Atlanta has always had an artistic soul.  The culture and heritage of our city, like most great cities, owes a tremendous...

    Local StoriesJune 19, 2018
  • Fun Things to do in Atlanta

    The editorial team shares some of the most noteworthy events in Atlanta over the next few weeks. Check them out below...

    Local StoriesMay 20, 2018
  • Events We’re Looking Forward To This Week

    ACCENTURE + HBCU20x20 NETWORK 2 NETWORTH Accenture is thrilled to partner with HBCU 20X20 to bring you a networking experience worthy...

    Local StoriesFebruary 21, 2018
  • Our Favorite Foodies

    Atlanta’s food scene is one of the most vibrant in the nation – but without the city’s prolific foodies, many of...

    Local StoriesFebruary 1, 2018
  • Portraits of Love

    Love is the most powerful force in the world. It uplifts, inspires, gives strength, spreads happiness and keeps us going. There...

    Local StoriesFebruary 1, 2018
  • The Vortex is Celebrating Their 25th Anniversary

    The Vortex, Atlanta’s longtime champion of quality burgers, turns 25 years old this month. To celebrate the iconic institution, popular for its beer, booze and ridiculously...

    Local StoriesApril 13, 2017
  • 15 Amazing Female Founders Changing the World

    Meet 15 incredible women who aren’t letting the world hold them back. They’ve built hugely successful businesses, created thousands of jobs...

    Local StoriesApril 8, 2017