Best pizza in Sorrento
Sorrento is the best place on Amalfi Coast to eat delicious pizzas for budget-friendly prices. There are many pizza restaurants in Sorrento to choose from, with prices lower than in other towns on the Amalfi Coast. Most pizzerias in Sorrento make pizzas in the traditional Italian way with homemade ingredients. It is hard to say which restaurant has the best pizza in Sorrento because every restaurant makes unique pizzas.
Pizzas are usually made in Neapolitan way, which means that they are soft, rounded, with a thin crust, and cooked in a very hot oven. The crust is normally blackened by the fire, with puffed-up edges and very thin towards the middle. Here are the best pizzerias in Sorrento based on our experience.
(This article contains 5 pizzerias in Sorrento, which are best in our subjective opinion. The order of the pizzerias is not related to the quality they offer. Every pizzeria has its pros and cons, so choose the pizzeria based on your personal preferences.)
Frankie’s Bar Pizzeria
Frankie’s Bar Pizzeria is a tiny pizza restaurant run by Frenkie, a great host with a wicked sense of humor. This is, without a doubt, the place that serves some of the best pizza in Italy. The Frankie’s pizza has a light soft base with puffed-up edges and tasty fresh ingredients on top. This little restaurant is very popular and always very busy, so you will have to wait to be seated.
At Frankie’s Bar, everyone will find something for themselves because there are more than 40 different kinds of pizzas, various pasta dishes, salads, starters, main dishes, desserts, and so on. Pizza prices range from 4 to 11 euros, and the whole menu with prices you can check here. The restaurant also has excellent vegan options. There are different kinds of vegan pizzas, as well as various vegan desserts.
If you come to Sorrento and don’t try Frankie’s pizza, then you are seriously missing out. Frankie’s Bar Pizzeria is located in Via Torquato Tasso 4, which is around 350 meters (0.2 miles), far from Piazza Tasso. It is open every day from 12:00 PM (12:00 hours) until 11:00 PM (23:00 hours).
Master Hosts is a small family-run restaurant with authentic Italian food. Every day you will find plenty of locals eating there, which signals you that the food is delicious and reasonably priced. Master Hosts offers a big, tasty pizza menu, as well as starters, main courses, pasta dishes, and salads. Pizzas are baked in a wood-fired clay oven. Various kinds of fantastic pizzas cost from 4 to 8 euros.
For the whole Master Hosts menu with prices, click here. With food, you can order a high-quality Montepulciano house wine. For pizza lovers who want to save few bucks, there are pizza menus for 8 euros. They include any pizza, soft drink, and free limoncello (lemon liqueur). Another great thing about this restaurant is the takeaway service that they offer. If there are no tables available, you do not need to spend your precious time waiting. Just take your food away and eat it on a beach or park.
Master Hosts is located in Corso Italia 244, around 800 meters (0.5 miles), far from Piazza Tasso. The restaurant is open every day from 11:30 AM (11:00 hours) until 4:00 PM (16:00 hours) and 6:30 PM (18:30 hours) until 12:30 AM (00:30 hours).
Il Ruttino is a great small restaurant located in Sant Agnello. It looks like a cafe from the outside, but inside it has a lovely garden area. The main advances of this place are welcoming staff, free limoncello after a meal, and food to die for. Furthermore, there is a good menu to choose from with reasonable prices. The pizza menu is very extensive with prices ranging from 4 to 10 euros. Even though the restaurant is not usually full, they offer takeaway service. It also offers a great selection of local wines so that wine lovers will enjoy it there.
Il Ruttino is situated in Via Crawford 71, just around the corner from Hotel Corallo Sorrento. It is 1.7 kilometers (1 mile) far from Piazza Tasso, so it is the best pizzeria in Sorrento for those staying in Sant Agnello. The restaurant is open every Tuesday to Saturday from 12:00 PM (12:00 hours) to 11:00 PM (23:00 hours) and on Sunday from 12:00 PM (12:00 hours) until 5:00 PM (17:00 hours).
Pizzeria Ahum is a delicious restaurant located next to a bowling alley on a quiet street. The pizzeria has a cozy atmosphere, friendly and polite staff, and tasteful pizzas with fresh dough and ingredients. There are various pizzas in a price range from 4,5 to 8 euros. After pizza, you can order homemade ice cream as a dessert. If you are in a hurry, you can order takeaway pizza.
Pizzeria Ahum is located in Via S.Antonio 6, around 500 meters (0.3 miles), far from Piazza Tasso. It is a little off from the usual touristy part of the town, making it more authentic and cheaper than other pizzerias closer to Sorrento center. The pizzeria is open every day from 6:30 AM (6:30 hours) until 11:30 PM (23:30 hours).
Tony E Rosy
Tony E Rosy is a small pizzeria with an excellent location. It is located on Piazza Tasso, so it is perfect for those who do not want to walk far to have a great meal. This hidden gem is a tiny place with only authentic takeaway pizzas that cost from 4 to 12 euros. Those prices are not bad if you consider that you are buying a meal in the most popular and vibrant square in Sorrento.
Tony E Rosy pizza has fresh toppings piping hot on a thin, chewy crust and cheese that slides right off a slice. If you do not want the whole pizza, you can order only a slice or a couple of slices. Tony E Rosy’s pizzeria is located in the top right corner of Piazza Tasso when you are looking from the side of the split waterfront opening. It is open every day from 12:00 PM (12:00 hours) until 12:00 AM (00:00 hours).
Where to eat the best pizza in Sorrento
If you want to eat delicious pizza in Sorrento for a reasonable price, you should look for pizzerias located outside the town’s main center. In Sorrento center, restaurants usually have very high prices and average meals. Here and there, you can find tiny pizzerias with good takeaway pizzas, but you have to eat them on your feet. Bon Apetit and have a nice day in Sorrento!
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