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National Pizza Day

February 9

When is National Pizza Day?

National Pizza Day happens on Friday February 9, 2024.

Topping the Pizza Charts: What’s Popular for National Pizza Day?

February 9th is an important day for food lovers everywhere; it’s National Pizza Day! Whether you prefer your pizza with a hand-tossed crust, deep dish style, or stuffed to the brim with toppings, everyone can agree that pizza is delicious. So, what are the most popular pizza topping combinations? Let’s take a look at the top contenders.

Cheese Lovers Rejoice!

The classic cheese pizza is often overlooked as just “plain” but in reality, it’s anything but plain. This timeless favorite tops the charts as one of the most popular pizzas ordered. The combination of mozzarella and Parmesan cheese on a freshly made pizza crust is sure to please any cheese lover!

Meat Lovers Unite!

For those who prefer their pizzas loaded with meat toppings, the meat lovers pizza takes the cake. Combining pepperoni, sausage, bacon, and ham on a thin crust gives this pizza its classic flavor profile. This combination of meats provides an irresistible balance of smoky and savory flavors that keeps people coming back for more.

Veggie Pizzas Rule!

Not all pizzas have to be loaded with meats to be delicious; veggie pizzas are gaining popularity fast due to their freshness and bright flavors. A veggie pizza typically includes mushrooms, bell peppers, onions, black olives, tomatoes and sometimes even jalapenos if someone wants a bit of spice! The mix of veggies truly makes this type of pizza stand out from all other types in terms of flavor and texture.

No matter what type of topping you prefer on your pizza there’s no denying that it’s one of America’s favorite comfort foods. So grab some friends and family members or order up your favorite pie online just in time for National Pizza Day! Celebrate this day with something special – no matter how you like your pie topped – and enjoy every bite! ​​​​​​

When does National Pizza Day happen next year?

National Pizza Day will happen on the following upcoming dates:

  • Sunday February 9, 2025
  • Monday February 9, 2026
  • Tuesday February 9, 2027
  • Wednesday February 9, 2028
  • Friday February 9, 2029


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