If you’re as passionate about pizza as we are, this list is made for you. This may be the land of baozi and mantou, but trust us, there’s a pizza pie for everyone here in Shanghai. From gourmet wood-fired to down-to-earth classic slices, we’ve combed through the city to put together this list for all you pizza lovers out there.
What makes Sofia truly unique in this town is their authentic handmade Italian pizza finetuned to match their special homemade sauces originated from Asia. Their most popular pizza Malaysian inspired Nyonya Chicken pizza is a delightful combination of their homemade Nyonya sauce with chicken, topped with mushrooms and vegetables. Put your own spin to your pizza by customizing it with exciting flavors ranging from peri-peri, wasabi mayonnaise, sambal, sweet and sour chilli, teriyaki, honey mustard to BBQ. And with their brand new mobile ordering platform, you’re set for your next pizza party, whenever you want it and wherever you want it.
// JingAn: 1124 Beijing West Road // 北京西路 1124号
// +8621 6266 1016
// XuHui: 37 Anfu Road // 安福路 37号
// +8621 5404 0060
// HongQiao: 179 MaoTai Road, Archwalk Mall, LG/1, Shop LG1-102 // 茅台路179号, 地下一层, 1-102室
// +8621 5231 0031
The Delfina Combo has become Delfina’s signature stand-out pizza, offering a classic arrangement of ingredients that appeals to just about everyone. Whether it’s the gourmet olives or the specially imported pepperoni or homemade sausage, Delfina puts an ample portion atop a fantastic New York style thin crust that together packs a flavor wallop worthy to call Shanghai its home.
// Huaihai Road: 755 Huaihai Middle Road, 3F // 淮海中路755号
// +8621 3423 0008
// Pudong: 1368 Shibo Avenue 3G17 // 世博大道1368号 三区 G17
// +8621 3129 9838
// WeChat Account: PizzaDelfina
Amongst Bella Napoli’s seventeen types of pizza, their Contadina pizza is by far the favorite dish they like to serve. It comes with real, authentic ham from San Daniele, parmesan cheese, rocket leaves served on a tomato and mozzarella base.The salty taste of the Italian ham and parmesan cheese blends perfectly with the bitterness of the rockets and the sweetness of the cherry tomatoes. Every bite you indulge in will take you on a journey straight to Bella Napoli.
// Lane 946 #4, Changle Road // 长乐路946弄4号
// +8621 6248 8985
// 73 Nanhui Road // 南汇路73号
// +8621 5289 0806
Pizza Taxi serves authentic Italian pizza and all deliveries are completely free and also comes with a free drink. With a combination of their mozzarella cheese and their Italian parma ham, their Buffalo pizza has been an all-time favorite for everyone. Affordably priced at just ¥85 for a large pizza, you can also customise your own pizza! Pizza Taxi also serves pasta, salads and other dishes on their menu, all readily available to be delivered straight to your doorstep.
// Wusheng Road 447 // 武胜路447号
// +8621 6333 7181
// Guangling 1st Road 127 // 广灵一路127号
// +86 131221 69767
// WeChat Account: Pizza_Taxi
The twin wood and charcoal-fired pizza ovens lies at the heart of CAPO Italian restaurant. Being the first in Asia to feature these custom-made ovens imported from Italy, they are delicately handcrafted at CAPO by a master artisan from Naples. Their signature pizzas are deliciously topped with fresh, authentic basil, parma ham, tomato and more. While they are located at the Bund, CAPO’s pizzas are reasonably priced from ¥78 to ¥128. They offer a range of tomato and white pizzas and the Parma and Diavola are the most popular choices amongst all. Diavola is an upgraded version of the margherita topped with spicy salami and the parma uses fresh mozzarella, covered with authentic San Daniele ham, cherry tomatoes, basil and parmesan.
// Room L501A, 5/F, 99 East Beijing Road // 北京东路 99号, 5楼, 501A
// Sun-Thu: 5.30pm-11pm // Fri: 5.30pm-1am // Sat: 5.30pm-1am
// +8621 5308 8332 // [email protected]
XO wine bar offers a selection of pizzas such as their delightful Pepperoni (¥58) on their small but selective list of Mediterranean food menu. Their pizza dough is light, authentic and topped with copious amounts of spicy salami and cheese. XO, a cosy bar from the on-demand wine delivery app BottlesXO, has a intimate space where regular wine tastings are hosted with their own selection of European wines. So if you’re in the mood for a Pepperoni pizza with a bottle of Italian red, this is the place to go.
// 237 Hengshan Road // 衡山路 237号
// Fri-Sat: 6.30pm-2.30am // Sun-Thu: 5.30pm-12.30am
// +8621 6433 0779
Sasha’s has just rolled out their pizza menu for fall, a revamp that is part of their 19th anniversary celebration. Spoil your tastebuds this Autumn with their freshly baked pizzas from their garden oven and indulge your senses in their gorgeous colonial style gardens. Beer lovers will be pleased to know about the 20 draft beers they have on tap. Choose from their most popular Pork Lovers or go with the classic Margherita pizza.
// 11 Dongping Road // 东平路 11号
// +8621 6474 6628
// Everyday 11am-1.30am
Inspired from their southern Italian roots, SALVO‘s menu represents simple and healthy meals made with fresh ingredients imported from Italy. Their artisan pizzas are hand-made and you can choose your own choice of toppings. The Tartuffo Nero pizza (¥128) comes heavily recommended to us and it boasts of black truffle paste, farm eggs, topped with parmesan and mozzarella cheese.
// 1128 Xianxia Road // 仙霞路 1128号
// +8621 6212 8021