Feed Me…I’m Hungry writer Michelle Sandstrom is also the Denver City Editor over at The Daily Meal, where her job is to search out and report on the best food in Denver. Read on for food news and Denver dinning recommendations.
Denver may be know best for it’s Mexican food but, the food scene has expanded exponentially in the past few years. This expansion means you can find the best of any food you desire, including America’s favorite: pizza. From authentic Neapolitan, to floppy New York slices, to Chicago deep dish, Denver’s got it all. If, you know where to look. Today, The Daily Meal spills the secret on where to find the best pizza in the city.
1. Marco’s Coal Fired Pizza
Widely beloved by locals and food critics alike, Marco’s focus is on authentic Neapolitan pizza. The restaurant uses fine Italian ingredients such as Molino Caputo 00’ flour and San Marzano tomatoes, and tops it all off with local Colorado produce. Marco’s is the only pizzeria in the state of Colorado that has been certified by the Associazione Verace Pizza Napoletana, an organization from Italy dedicated to preserving authentic Neapolitan pizza. It’s also worth noting that Marco’s does a nice NY style pie and offers gluten free pizza as well.