Casa Bianca Pizza Pie

1650 Colorado Blvd.
Eagle Rock, CA 90041


  • Tue.-Thu., 4 p.m.-midnight; Fri.-Sat., 4 p.m.-1 a.m.
  • $
  • Dinner, Late Night
  • Beer/Wine
  • Family Style, Takeout
  • Street Parking
  • Reservations Accepted, Reservations Not Necessary
This may be the pizza parlor you'd always hoped to find. Outside, a neon sign glows "Pizza Pie" in nursery pink and blue. Inside, it's perfumed with a whomp of garlic, alive with the roar of customers who had been clustering around the checkered tablecloths for decades. The pizzas are burnt, bubbling majestic things, crunchy and thin in the style of Chicago bar pizza, dusted with gritty cornmeal on the bottom and sliced in a way that defied standard geometry. Casa Bianca, the fiefdom of the Martorana family since 1955, serves the best neighborhood-pizzeria pizza in L.A. The sausage is homemade, but the mushrooms on the pizza are canned, old-school style, if that sort of thing bothers you. And there's freshly filled cannoli for dessert. See full review.

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