NATIONAL PIZZA DAY
National Pizza Day is observed annually on February 9th. Whether it is thin crust, Chicago style, deep dish or anything in between, pizza is an American favorite.
Here are some interesting facts about pizza:
Pepperoni is the most popular pizza at 36% of all pies ordered.
Over 3 billion pizzas are sold in the USA each year. Add another 1 billion on frozen pizzas
17% of all US Restaurants are pizzerias.
Antica Pizzeria, the first Pizzeria, opened in Naples, Italy, in 1738.
Gennaro Lombardi, the first Pizzeria in the United States, opened in 1895 in New York City.
Americans consume on average 23 pounds of pizza per person each year.*
In a google search for “Pizza in Savannah, Georgia” there are almost half million results.
Where to Eat Savannah has 15 restaurants offering pizza on this site simply search pizza.
There are 8 different pizza restaurants claiming to have Savannah’s Best Pizza. Which is it? We recommend you try them all and see for yourself.
Celebrities eating Pizza (Pizza served at the Oscars too)