The First Annual Inside Garden City Pizza Showdown took place Sunday, October 26th and the results are in! Nine pizzerias delivered and 12 tasters judged. A more in-depth analysis of the competition will be published tomorrow. Here’s a quick synopsis of the results:
First Place: AVELLINO’S, 279 Nassau Blvd, GC South
Second Place: Rustica, 1 Nassau Blvd, GC
Third Place: Grimaldi’s, 980 Franklin Ave, GC
Best Crust: Grimaldi’s
Best Sauce: Plum Tomatoes
Best Cheese: A tie between Calagero’s and Grimaldi’s
The competitors included:
Garden City Pizza
Umberto’s (GC South)
Four others were asked to participate but did not deliver a pie: Gallery Pizza, Giaccone’s, V.I.Pizza, Umberto’s of New Hyde Park. Stay tuned for a more in-depth analysis of the outcome.
Congratulations to Avellino’s and thank you to all entrants!