Bazel’s Pizza & Sub Shop
1568 Washington St.
Holliston, MA 01746
Open seven days a week, Bazel’s offers some of the best pizza and subs the area has to offer. For breakfast, feast on an omelet sub jam packed with ham and veggies like onions, peppers and mushrooms. Lunch options include salads, hot or cold subs, gyros and let’s not forget about the standout offering, the pizza. Try something new like the Mediterranean pizza with garlic, spinach, tomatoes, feta cheese and olives. Who needs tomato sauce when the flavorful California pizza has garlic, tomato, basil, artichokes and cheese but with olive oil as the sauce? If it is simple you are after, you can also just get a plain cheese pizza or add your favorite toppings from the menu.
Gianni’s Pizza & Subs
861 Edgell Road
Framingham, MA 01701
For new innovative pizza combinations, head to Gianni’s in Framingham. It has plenty of menu selections like calzones, pasta, salads and more. But you have to give the pizza menu a look because there are some unique and tasty recipes. Shrimp scampi pizza features no sauce but instead olive oil and garlic with shrimp, tomatoes, basil and mozzarella cheese. There is also a reuben pizza, cheeseburger and fries pizza and even the salumeria, which features mortadella, capicola and salami with a bruschetta tomato topping along with mozzarella cheese.
58 E. Central St.
Natick, MA 01760
What makes Bill’s a favorite in the area is that not only can you eat in, but it also offers tons of options for take-out. Bill’s can even partially cook a pizza for you, and you can cook the rest at home when you are ready to eat it later. The pizzeria makes its dough and bread fresh daily plus it also has whole wheat crust or gluten-free crust available. A particular pizza worth a try is the bianco featuring just ricotta cheese and oregano along with a cheese blend. For more variety, indulge on the Johnny Nacho pizza with sauce and cheese topped with chicken, tortilla chips, scallions, salsa, jalapenos and Spanish olives.
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Natalie’s Italian Kitchen
319 N. Main St.
Natick, MA 01760
For over 10 years, Natalie’s Italian Kitchen in Natick has served locals and visitors quality, affordable foods from salads and subs to thin-crust pizzas and pastas. It has simple pizzas to pick from but the pizza specialties it offers are sure to be a hit with your friends and family. There is buffalo chicken or meat lovers pizza but the highlight is the Natalie’s special which is a chicken and broccoli pizza with alfredo sauce. There is also a Florentine pizza, which is sauce-free and features spinach, prosciutto and spinach.
365 Boston Post Road
Sudbury, MA 01776
Since the ‘80s, Franco’s has served up authentic Italian recipes to its loyal customers over in Mill Village. This kid-friendly spot has gluten-free offerings plus pizza, pasta, calzones and more. It even has dairy-free soy cheese and wheat pizza crust plus there’s regular, thin or thick crust pizza options, so there is sure to be something for everyone. If you are sick of just a simple pie and want to try something new, this is the place for you. It has a patate bianco pizza that includes thinly sliced potatoes along with herbs, mozzarella and Romano cheeses with white truffle oil.
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