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Review: Pizza Pop-Up, Brooklyn, NY with Anthony Falco, World Pizza Consultant

pizzaA few weeks back, the Michael W Travels family attended the New York Times Travel Show.

Before leaving the show, Lucas and I sat in on an interesting chat with Anthony Falco, former Pizza Czar of Roberta’s in Bushwick and currently an International Pizza Consultant. Continue reading Review: Pizza Pop-Up, Brooklyn, NY with Anthony Falco, World Pizza Consultant

A Visit to the Oldest Pizzeria in the US: Papa’s Tomato Pies

tomato piesLombardi’s claims to be the first and oldest pizzeria in America, having opened in 1905. The issue with Lombardi’s claim is that it closed in 1984 and didn’t open again until 10 years later, in a new location.

Lombardi’s does make excellent pies and I definitely recommend a visit if you’re in NYC.

Since Lombardi’s closed for a decade, what is the oldest operating pizzeria in the U.S. now? Continue reading A Visit to the Oldest Pizzeria in the US: Papa’s Tomato Pies

A Visit to the New & Highly Anticipated Sorbillo Pizzeria in NYC

Sorbillo PizzeriaBack in February I wrote how the top pizzaiolo in Naples, Gino Sorbillo was opening a pizzeria in NYC.

While there’s lots of great pizza throughout NYC, the upcoming opening of Sorbillo NYC drew lots of attention. Kim, Lucas and I have been to Italy many times but haven’t yet made it to Naples.

The idea of trying authentic Neapolitan pies in NYC from one of Italy’s top pizzaiolos got me super excited for the opening of Sorbillo Pizzeria. Continue reading A Visit to the New & Highly Anticipated Sorbillo Pizzeria in NYC

A Visit To The New Aita Pizzeria in Brooklyn, NY

pizzeriaThe Michael W Travels really loves pizza and enjoys trying out different pizzerias close to home and far away.

When I read about a new place which was serving a new style of pizza in Brooklyn, I needed to give Aita Pizzeria in Clinton Hill a try. We visited a few days after the shop opened (in September) and I have to say that we were really impressed. Continue reading A Visit To The New Aita Pizzeria in Brooklyn, NY

An Awesome Night of Pizza in NYC at Slice Out Hunger

slice out hungerA few days back, the Michael W Travels family attended New York City’s biggest pizza party.

The charity event, Slice Out Hunger took place in SoHo where $50,000 was raised for The Sylvia Center and City Harvest.

Just like the other three years we attended the event, we had a great time (and ate a lot of pizza)! Continue reading An Awesome Night of Pizza in NYC at Slice Out Hunger

NYC’s Biggest Pizza Party, Slice Out Hunger Returns October 4

pizza partyThe Michael W Travels family loves pizza and are lucky to have so many amazing options close to home in NYC. (We recently completed the 5 Boro Pizza Challenge, trying a slice in each borough in a day using only mass transit.)

If you love pizza and will be in NYC area tomorrow (October 4), you’ll want to keep reading…

Slice Out Hunger, New York City’s biggest pizza party returns for another year to bring us lots of pizza while also doing a lot of good. Continue reading NYC’s Biggest Pizza Party, Slice Out Hunger Returns October 4

You’ll Soon Be Able To Order From A Pizza ATM

pizza atm
This pizza is not from a Pizza ATM

Pizza definitely ranks up there as one of my two favorite foods. (It’s really tough to decide whether or not I like pizza or burgers better, so let’s call it a tie.)

When we travel around the U.S., I try to find the best pizza that I can in the area. (During a quick trip to Boston, I dined at the legendary Santarpio’s.)

A new kind of pizza option could be making it’s way around the country soon. Would you dine at a Pizza ATM? Continue reading You’ll Soon Be Able To Order From A Pizza ATM