Fun Facts About Pizza from Westside Pizza

Since 1996, Westside Pizza has delivered delightfully fresh and delicious pizza to warm pizza lover's hearts across the West. This has given us enough time to understand the game in and out. We’ve been working with pizza for decades, and we’ve learned a lot about the wild and curious world of pizza.

Check out some of the most thought provoking fun facts about pizza we've discovered.You’ll definitely find a fun fact you’ll want to share with your loved ones!

The Top 7 Most Interesting Fun Facts According to Pizza Enthusiasts

  • 350 pizza slices are consumed each second in the US, according to South Florida Reporter. This translates to about 21,000 slices of pizza each minute.
  • Approximately 13% of Americans consume pizza daily!
  • Blotting your pizza can reduce the number of calories per slice.
  • The most expensive pizza in the world costs almost €9,000! Part of the reason is its pricey toppings, including three types of caviar, lobster, buffalo mozzarella, Mediterranean shrimp, and pink Australian salt. We might not offer those toppings, but we’re sure to have some of your favorites for a more reasonable price!
  • The world's largest pizza was 122 feet and 8 inches in diameter. Named "Ottavia", this 100% gluten-free pizza was intended to spread awareness concerning health-conscious food choices and to pay homage to the first Roman emperor Octavian Augustus.
  • 61% of Americans prefer thin crust pizza, followed by deep dish.
  • 36% of people consider pizza the perfect breakfast meal, so you’ll want to order some extra to have a great morning snack. We have some great options for Pizza Leftovers!

Westside Pizza Brings Years of History Into Every Slice

At Westside Pizza, we understand and respect the history of pizza. We also take pride in helping to pass along the culture of pizza.  A culture that started in the 18th century, spread in the 19th, and became a staple of the 21st century. Much defines the history of pizza, such as the innovation of different varieties and tastes of pizza. Learn more about the history of pizza!

At Westside Pizza, we utilize our pizza wisdom into every bite by using the highest-quality ingredients. We partner with the best ingredient suppliers who share the love and respect for top-notch, fresh, quality pizza. We take freshness seriously which includes making our pizza dough at each location every morning and preparing our vegetables every day. In addition, our pizza chefs are careful, yet generous—with the ingredients and toppings. By ensuring this, we are sure your pizza will delight your taste buds from the first bite to the last. Rest assured, we give thought to all your unique needs, whether you need a gluten-free pizza or vegetarian pizza or a more specific choice.

Westside Pizza Guarantee

If, for any reason, you don’t love your pizza, we will replace it or refund your money. We are sure you’ll love it, but we want to keep it simple if you don’t.

Just return at least half of the pizza you’ve purchased to qualify for this special 100% money-back guarantee. We take pride in all of our pizzas, and that’s why we offer this guarantee!

Westside Pizza: Best Pizza Near Me

For pizza lovers who know a thing or two about high-quality, delicious, and fresh pizza, Westside Pizza is the place to be. At Westside Pizza, we take and convert your love & preference for pizza and make delightful products, whether at the convenience of your home or in one of our restaurants.

Order now to dine in, carry out, or have your pizza delivered to you from one of our local locations in California, Idaho, Texas, Utah, and Washington.