While pizza joints are a dime a dozen especially in the local food scene, one cannot simply ignore those perfect, Neapolitan pizzas churned out by 800 Degrees. This place is a destination if you’re determined to experience a close-to-authentic pizza such as those being baked lovingly in old world, rustic wood fire ovens in Italian heritage town of Naples. If you’re not familiar of Neapolitan pizzas, then you’re in for quite an experience. This style of pizzas celebrates the beauty and elegance of simple ingredients, fresh flavors, and traditional preparation methods. Featuring crushed tomatoes as the sauce, a generous crumble of freshly made mozzarella, a satisfying drizzle of olive oil, and a few more ingredients that you can choose to your heart’s content, such as the house favorite soppressata, and fresh, local vegetables, these pizzas aim to please those whose palates appreciate simple flavors and fresh, high quality ingredients.
With branches not only in California, but also states such as Illinois and Nevada, and exotic locations such as Japan and Dubai, 800 Degrees is firing up a storm with a mission to let the world experience a true Neapolitan pizza, with its soft, chewy crust and rustic flavors as close as one can get to Naples.