In search of a new favorite pizza spot?
Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the best affordable pizza restaurants around Portland, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of the best spots to fulfill your urges.
1. Micucci Grocery
Topping the list is Micucci Grocery. Located at 45 India St., the grocery store and pizza spot, which offers beer, wine and more, is the highest-rated inexpensive pizza restaurant in Portland, boasting 4.5 stars out of 146 reviews on Yelp.
In 2018, The Daily Meal named this spot as having one of the best pizzas in America. The grocery store offers whole pizzas, as well as individual slices, of classic pies.
Next up is Pizzaiolo, situated at 360 Cumberland Ave. With 4.5 stars out of 116 reviews on Yelp, the pizza spot, which offers salads and desserts, has proven to be a local favorite for those looking for an affordable option.
Maine Eater described this spot as the go-to for a "huge, thin, foldable slice of New York-style pizza in Portland." Other menu items include cheese tortellini and its signature meatball sub.
3. Other Side Delicatessen
Last but not least: East Deering's Other Side Delicatessen, located at 164 Veranda St., is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the inexpensive deli and pizza spot 4.5 stars out of 55 reviews.
This spot boasts another location on Vaughn Street. Look for the pie topped with spinach, roasted garlic, broccoli and mozzarella. Other items include fried chicken sandwiches and grinders.