National Deep Dish Pizza Day (April 5) is a day to celebrate one of America's most iconic and delicious foods, and what better place to do so than in Indianapolis, a city known for its love of pizza and its vibrant food scene.
Deep dish pizza originated in Chicago, but it has become a beloved dish across the United States, and Indianapolis is no exception. The city boasts a wide variety of pizza restaurants, serving up everything from classic thin-crust pies to hearty deep dish pizzas loaded with cheese, sauce, and toppings.
This list, in no particular order, focuses on pizza places in Indy that we've personally tried that serve up deep dish pies. And we know a picture says a thousand words, so we've included our own original photos for each place.
Here are some places to get deep dish pizza in Indianapolis for National Deep Dish Pizza Day:
Giordano's - Classic deep dish Chicago style
Graham’s Pizza - Deep dish the Indiana way
Rosati's Pizza - Sauce on top in the Chicago style
Roselli's - Deep pie crust style Chicago pizza
Ale Emporium - Deep pies with a mile high crust
Chicago's Pizza - Technically a pan pizza but oh so good
Monical's Pizza - An often overlooked pan pizza
Lou Malnati's - Deep Chicago style pizza
Of course, these are just a few of the many amazing places to enjoy deep dish pizza in Indianapolis. Whether you're a die-hard pizza fanatic or just looking for a tasty way to celebrate National Deep Dish Pizza Day, Indy has got you covered.
So grab your friends, head out to your favorite pizza joint, and indulge in the cheesy, saucy goodness that is deep dish pizza. Happy National Deep Dish Pizza Day, Indianapolis!