Tomorrow, Thursday, July 17th, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., restaurants from all over South Philadelphia will compete for what may be the most honorable, and certainly delicious, title known to man: Pizza Olympics Champion. And this year, you get to decide who takes home the crown.
The 6th Annual Pizza Olympics at Penn’s Landing Caterer, 1301 S. Columbus Boulevard, will feature fifteen of Philadelphia’s pizza parlors, all of which will
fight knead for your votes. Guests will decide the top slices in seven categories – Best Crust, Best Veggie, Best Creative Topping, Best White, Favorite Sicilian, Top Tomato Pie, and Best Sauce. Tickets are $15 and get you three hours of all-you-can-eat pizza sampling. And in addition to your full stomachs, the event is providing a DJ, prizes, and performance by the Mummers.
Chickie’s and Pete’s
Downey’s Restaurant and Pub (South Street)
Flat Iron Philly
Gennaro’s Tomato Pie
J and J South Philly Pizza
Paulie’s Pizza (11th and Chestnut)
Pete’s Famous Pizza (21 and Arch)
Powelton Pizza (Lancaster Avenue)
SliCE (Rittenhouse, South Philly)
6th Annual Pizza Olympics [Official]