Pizza, as everyone knows, is one of life’s great pleasures. Known for versatile toppings and delicious dough, it is a favourite meal out for many in London. But what if you are on a gluten free diet? You don’t need to compromise on taste, as London has a range of restaurants catering for a gluten free diet serving delicious pizza.
Stingray Café, Tufnell Park
Stringray specialises in authentic Italian food including delicious pizzas and pasta dishes. It has an excellent reputation for its gluten free pizza, which is cheap and offered with an exceptional range of toppings. The pizza ovens are kept separate to ensure no cross-contamination.
Otto, Notting Hill
Otto’s offers a rustic pizza selection that comes served in a metal pan. They are known for their crispy cornmeal crust bases that make it more like a pizza pie than a thin based offering. Their vegetarian special is renowned for its flavour.
Pizza Street, Turnham Green
This relatively new restaurant offers gluten free options for all its pizzas. It has the added advantage of being available by the slice if you can’t manage a full pizza. They offer some meaty pizzas at a reasonable price. As there is no booking system in place you may have to queue for this excellent pizza.
Zia Lucia, Highbury East
Making a pizza requires an appropriate oven, such as those available from https://www.247cateringsupplies.co.uk/catering-equipment/heavy-cooking-equipment/pizza-ovens. Zia Lucia offers a range of gluten free pizzas as well as other bases such as wholemeal and vegetable charcoal that must keep their pizza ovens busy. You can order a traditional pizza in this recently opened restaurant or opt for one of their unusual flavour combinations such as the Andrea Pirlo which combines cheeses, apple and truffle sauce.
Rossopomodoro, Camden, Covent Garden and Other Locations
Rossopomodoro excels in gluten free dough, a mouth-watering experience without the wheat. It specialises in a thin base and uses traditional Italian toppings including buffalo mozzarella. The range of pizzas may be limited, but the ingredients and execution are excellent.
Trattoria Sapori, Stoke Newington
This cosy restaurant is well known for its delicious stone baked pizzas, made to order from their fresh deli counter. As well as offering delicious gluten free pizzas, Tratorria Sapori offers a range of gluten free pasta at a reasonable price.