There’s nothing quite like a fresh, made-to-order pizza from your local pizzeria, but sometimes you just need something quick and convenient that you can have on hand for a last-minute dinner or snack. That’s where frozen pizzas come in.
And I love my good ol’ fashion frozen pizza just as much as the next person. In fact, I’ve probably eaten more than my fair share of frozen pizzas over the years. But let’s be honest; not all frozen pizzas are created equal.
So, to save you the trouble of wading through all the sub-par options, I’ve put together a list of what I believe to be the ten best frozen pizzas you can find at the store.
My 10 Best Frozen Pizza Picks!
When it comes to frozen pizzas, there are a lot of options to choose from. So to help you make the best choice for your next frozen pizza night, I’ve put together a list of my top 10 favorite frozen pizzas that you can find at the store. From traditional pepperoni to more unique flavor combinations, there’s sure to be a pizza on this list that everyone in your family will love.
1. Motor City Detroit Style Supreme Deep Dish Pizza
If you’re looking for a thick and hearty pizza, this Detroit-style deep dish from Motor City is the perfect option. Loaded with pepperoni, sausage, and mushrooms, this pizza is sure to satisfy even the heartiest of appetites.
This Motor City creation includes everything you could want in a pizza! Is it pillowy and doughy? Yes. Are there cheesy, crispy edges? Yes. Is there enough of a topping distribution? Yes. The taste still wanders off into the realm of flavortown even when reheated. This is one of my favorites!
2. Tombstone Frozen Pepperoni Pizza
This classic pepperoni pizza from Tombstone is a fan favorite for a reason. With a delicious blend of spices in the sauce and just the right amount of cheese and pepperoni, it’s hard to beat this tried and true classic.
And the tagline! “What do you want on your Tombstone?” is such a great way to start off a commercial. The Tombstone frozen pizza is always a solid go-to for me when I’m looking for a no-fuss option.
3. DiGiorno Original Rising Crust Four Cheese
One bite of this four cheese pizza from DiGiorno, and you’ll see why it’s one of America’s favorites. Made with 100% real mozzarella cheese and a rising crust that’s always crispy and flaky, it’s hard to resist going back for seconds (or thirds!).
The bite of DiGiorno is just so light and airy! I nearly forgot I was eating a frozen pizza because it tastes so close to delivery. The four cheese blend is perfectly balanced and not too overwhelming.
4. Red Baron Deep Dish Singles Pepperoni Pizza
These individual-sized deep dish pizzas from Red Baron are perfect for when you’re craving pizza but don’t want leftovers. With a crispy crust and plenty of pepperonis, they’re just as good as anything you’d get from your local pizzeria.
I love it baked in the oven! The pepperonis get nice and crispy outside, while the cheese stays stringy and melty on the inside. The crust is also super flaky and buttery, which makes it even more delicious.
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5. California Pizza Kitchen BBQ Chicken Pizza
If you’re looking for something a little different, this BBQ chicken pizza from California Pizza Kitchen will hit the spot. The combination of smoky BBQ sauce, tender chicken, and onions makes for a delicious pizza that’s unlike anything else you’ll find in the frozen aisle.
It is undoubtedly of the most expensive frozen pizzas I had (9.49 $ at my local food mart), but it is definitely worth the price. The crust is perfectly thin and crispy, while the BBQ sauce and chicken are both flavorful and not too greasy.
6. Barstool Sports One Bite Pizza
No matter what your favorite sports team is, these individual-sized pizzas from Barstool Sports are sure to be a hit with any fan. Made with 100% real mozzarella cheese, pepperoni, and three meat, they’re perfect for game day or any other time you’re looking for a quick and easy snack.
Every bite is cheesy, meaty, and delicious! I love the crust’s thin and crispy, and the generous toppings make it even better.
7. Screamin’ Sicilian Bessie’s Revenge Cheese Pizza
This cheese pizza from Screamin’ Sicilian is not for the faint of heart. But, made with ridiculous amounts of shredded mozzarella and white cheddar cheese, it’s sure to satisfy even the most cheese-loving of appetites.
I was honestly surprised at how much I loved this pizza. The cheese-to-sauce ratio is definitely skewed in favor of the cheese, but it’s so good that I didn’t even mind. The crust is also nice and thin, which makes it easy to eat.
8. Amy’s Cheese Pizza
Amy’s cheese pizza is a perfect choice when you’re craving something simple and classic. Made with organic ingredients and 100% real mozzarella cheese, it’s sure to please even the most discerning palates.
It is a gluten-free option for those with gluten sensitivities, but don’t let that dissuade you if you’re not. It tastes just as good as any other frozen pizza out there. The crust is nice and crispy, while the cheese is melty and gooey.
9. Wegmans Bake & Rise Four Cheese Pizza
This four cheese pizza from Wegmans is perfect for those who like their pizzas on the thin side. With a crispy crust and plenty of cheeses, it will leave you wanting more with every bite.
Plus, the bready crust edge is coated with lots of cheese, so you know it’s going to be good. The four cheese blend is also perfectly balanced and not too overwhelming.
10. Newman’s Own Thin & Crispy Supreme Pizza
Last but not least, Newman’s Own Thin & Crispy Supreme Pizza rounds out our list. Perfect for when you’re feeling extra hungry, this pizza is loaded with all your favorite toppings, including sausage, peppers, onions, and pepperoni.
Every slice offers a “Buzz” of flavor that’ll keep you coming back for more. The thin crust is also the perfect vessel for all the toppings, making sure that every bite is as flavorful as the last.
FAQs – About Best Frozen Pizza
Is frozen pizza as good as fresh?
To be honest, it really depends on the pizza. Some are better than others, but frozen pizza is generally pretty delicious. Pizza is best fresh, out of the oven, but that’s not always possible (or convenient). Frozen pizza is the next best thing and can be just as good, if not better, than delivery or takeout.
How do you make a frozen pizza crispy?
The key to making a frozen pizza crispy is to cook it on a preheated pizza stone or baking sheet. This will help to mimic the conditions of a pizzeria pizza oven and ensure that your pizza comes out nice and crispy. You can also try cooking it at a higher temperature than the box recommends, but keep an eye on it, so it doesn’t burn.
Why is my frozen pizza raw in the middle?
If your frozen pizza is raw in the middle, it’s likely because it wasn’t cooked long enough. Make sure to cook it for the full amount of time specified on the box, or even a few minutes longer if necessary. You can also try using a pizza stone or baking sheet to help cook it evenly all the way through.
How to best cook my frozen pizza?
There are a few things you can do to ensure that your frozen pizza comes out perfectly cooked.
First, make sure to preheat your oven (and pizza stone or baking sheet, if using) before cooking. This will help to cook the pizza evenly all the way through.
Second, cook the pizza for the full amount of time specified on the box, or even a few minutes longer if necessary.
Lastly, try using a pizza stone or baking sheet to help cook it evenly all the way through.
By following these tips, you should be able to cook a delicious and satisfying frozen pizza.
What’s My Favorite Frozen Pizza?
So, the above are my favorite ten best frozen pizzas that you can find in stores. But if I had to choose just one, my all-time favorite would be the DiGiorno Rising Crust Four Cheese Pizza. I love the rising crust, and the four cheese blend is always perfectly balanced and delicious. It’s my go-to frozen pizza, and I always have at least one in my freezer.
Also, I’m a big fan of the Newman’s Own Thin & Crispy Supreme Pizza when I’m feeling very hungry. It’s jam-packed with toppings and always satisfies my hunger. The thin crust is also ideal for holding all of the toppings, ensuring that each bite is as tasty as the last.
So, those are my two favorite frozen pizzas. What about you? What’s your favorite frozen pizza? Let me know in the comments below!
I’m Rachel, and I love food. I especially love writing about food – reviewing different brands and items, and sharing my thoughts on new frozen foods that hit the market.
Food is a huge part of my life, and I love trying new things. That’s why I’m so excited to be working on my blog Pickfrozenfood.com. I will be always innovating and coming out with new review, and I know that I’ll be able to try lots of great food with them.