Pop’s Pizza from Ljubljana, Slovenia makes it to the top 50 list of the best pizzerias in Europe


Pop’s Pizza – A top pizzeria in Europe

Pop’s Pizza, located in the charming city of Ljubljana, Slovenia, has once again made it onto the coveted list of the top 50 pizzerias in Europe (excluding Italy) compiled by the prestigious guidebook, 50 Top Pizza. This is a significant achievement for Pop’s Pizza, which has managed to secure its position on the list for two consecutive years, and this year, it has been ranked 40th on the list.

The popularity of Pop’s Pizza

Pop’s Pizza has become a popular destination for both locals and tourists due to its delicious pizzas made with fresh, high-quality ingredients. The pizzeria prides itself on using locally-sourced ingredients that are carefully selected to ensure the highest standards of taste and quality. Pop’s Pizza has managed to capture the hearts of many pizza enthusiasts in Slovenia and beyond.

Pop’s pizza has been ranked 40th on the list of top 50 pizzerias in Europe

Other notable pizzerias on the list

Verace, another popular pizzeria located in Ljubljana, did not make it onto the list this time, but received an honorable mention in a special list of excellent pizzerias. In addition to Pop’s Pizza, Austria’s Via Toledo Enopizzeria and Croatia’s Franko’s Pizza & Bar also made it to the top 50 list, ranking fourth and 43rd respectively.

Here is the complete list of the 50 best pizzerias in Europe according to the 50 Top Pizza Europa 2023 guide:

  1. Sartoria Panatieri – Barcelona, Spain
  2. Bæst – Copenhagen, Denmark
  3. 50 Kalò – London, England
  4. Via Toledo Enopizzeria – Vienna, Austria
  5. Pizza Zulù – Fürth, Germany
  6. Fratelli Figurato – Madrid, Spain
  7. Forza – Helsinki, Finland
  8. Napoli On The Road – London, England
  9. NNea – Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  10. La Balmesina – Barcelona, Spain
  11. IMperfetto – Puteaux, France
  12. La Pizza È Bella Gourmet – Brussels, Belgium
  13. Baldoria – Madrid, Spain
  14. Kytaly – Geneva, Switzerland
  15. La Piola Pizza – Brussels, Belgium
  16. Forno D’Oro – Lisbon, Portugal
  17. Demaio – Bilbao, Spain
  18. L’Antica Pizzeria – London, England
  19. Malafemmena – Berlin, Germany
  20. Surt – Copenhagen, Denmark
  21. Guillaume Grasso – Paris, France
  22. ‘O Ver – London, England
  23. Pizzeria Luca – Copenhagen, Denmark
  24. San Gennaro – Zurich, Switzerland
  25. Matto Napoletano – Skopje, Republic Of North Macedonia
  26. Belli Di Mamma – Budapest, Hungary
  27. Little Pyg – Dublin, Ireland
  28. Odori – Athens, Greece
  29. Piazza Sorrento – Krefeld, Germany
  30. La Manifattura – Paris, France
  31. Pizzeria Luca – Helsinki, Finland
  32. Mr. Pizza – Dortmund, Germany
  33. Majstor I Margarita – Belgrade, Serbia
  34. Ostro. – Gdańsk, Poland
  35. 450°C – Turku, Finland
  36. Cloud Factory – Esch-Sur-Alzette, Luxembourg
  37. Animaletto Pizza Bar – Bucharest, Romania
  38. Ciao A Tutti – Warsaw, Poland
  39. Pietra – Belgrade, Serbia
  40. Pop’s Pizza – Ljubljana, Slovenia
  41. Oro Di Napoli – Santa Cruz De Tenerife, Spain
  42. Arte Bianca – Sagres, Portugal
  43. Franko’s Pizza & Bar – Zagreb, Croatia
  44. Dalmata – Paris, France
  45. Infraganti Pizza Bar – Alicante, Spain
  46. Zielona Górka – Pabianice, Poland
  47. Sapori Italiani U Taliana – Bratislava, Slovakia
  48. PEPPO’S Pizzeria Contemporanea – Riga, Latvia
  49. Pizza Nuova – Prague, Czech Republic
  50. Kaja Pizza Köök – Tallinn, Estonia

The competition for the top 100 pizzerias in the world

The 50 Top Pizza guidebook prepares a separate selection for pizzerias in Italy, which is understandable given that Italy is widely regarded as the birthplace of pizza. However, the guidebook also recognizes the exceptional quality of pizza being made outside of Italy. The top 25 pizzerias from the list of the 50 best pizzerias in Europe will compete for the title of the best 100 pizzerias in the world. This highly-anticipated competition reveals which pizzerias truly stand out in terms of taste, quality, and innovation. Pizza lovers around the world eagerly await the results of this competition.