OCTOBER 6-7, 2018
Crescent Avenue | Bronx, NY | 12PM – 6PM

The 1st Annual New York Pizza Festival hosted by Belmont Business Improvement District will be a national, start-studded, 2-day event show-casing the talents of the most renowed US Pizza Makers, Chefs, culinary personalities, as well as top pizza makers from Italy.



the new york times
FRONT BURNER | The first New York Pizza Festival will be held in the Bronx, in the Little Italy of the borough near Arthur Avenue, on Oct. 6 and 7. More than two dozen booths dispensing pizzas in different styles (and from different cities) will be featured, including some from Naples, Italy. ...


Roberto Caporuscio
Kestè, APN America
Critically acclaimed as “#1 Pizza in New York” by New York Magazine, “Best Pizza” in New York State by Food Network Magazine and...
Gino Sorbillo
Tony Gemignani
Tony's Pizza Napoletana
12-time World Pizza Champion Tony Gemignani opened Tony’s Pizza Napoletana in 2009,
Mark Dym
Marco's Coal Fired Pizzeria
"This is the best job I've ever had. I can't even begin to tell you how much I love what I do,
Jonathan Goldsmith
Spacca Napoli
Giorgia Caporuscio
Don Antonio
Born and raised in Terracina, Italy, she learned the art of Neapolitan pizza making under the expertise of her father.
Giulio Adriani
The Local Pizzaiolo
John Arena & Chris Decker
Metro Pizza
Nino Coniglio
Brooklin Pizza Crew
Champion and Pizza Maker of the year at the Las Vegas Pizza Expo.
Carmine D'Amato
Domenico De Marco & Margaret Mieles
Di Fara Pizza
Brian Gojdics
Tutta Bella Executive Chef
Italian food has always played a role in Brian’s life, in some capacity or another.
Il Pizzaiolo
Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication
Clara & Michela Cavalli
Brick & Wood
Justin Bazdarich
Speedy Romeo
In three years, he grew from intern to sous chef and then worked as opening chef de cuisine at Perry Street
Peyton Smith
Mission Pizza Napoletana
I conceived what would become Mission Pizza Napoletana in 2007
Vincent Rotolo
Good Pie
For Vincent Rotolo, pizza is in his blood.
Francesco Perna
Levante Long Island City
Max Crespo
Neapolitan Express
In 2006, Crespo founded New York City’s first mobile pizzeria to serve New York style pizza.
Mark Nitti
Forno Rosso
Frank Piniello
Best Pizza
Mike Burke
Roberto Paciullo
Zero Otto Nove
Tom Degrezia
Sofia Pizza Shoppe
Pizzeria Testa
A Taste of Tradition
Fabio Casella
San Matteo