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7 Top-Rated Pizzas to Make at Home

Whether you like Chicago-style or Italian-style thin and crispy pizza, we've got them all. Pizza is easier than you think to make at home, and trust me, it tastes so much better than take-out. Here are our top-rated homemade pizzas to wow your family and friends with.

1. Brick-Oven Pizza (Brooklyn Style)

Rave Review: "I can delete all the other pizza recipes I have saved because this is my new go to! This is the real deal ... It is nice and thin with a chewy edge. I liked this so well I made extra and froze it so I will always have it on hand." -- BigShotsMom


Brick-Oven Pizza (Brooklyn Style)

Photo by CDM68

2. Double Crust Stuffed Pizza

Rave Review: "Pretty amazing. Moved to LA from Chicago and our biggest gripe for the past 10 years is we miss Chicago pizza! No more ... this recipe was fantastic." -- rkdance


Double Crust Stuffed Pizza

Photo by Nicolio

3. Pizza On The Grill I

Rave Review: "OH MY GOSH, I loved this. I will never make another kind of pizza again! The crust is so wonderful and it's not that hard to make. It tastes like a pizza you would order from an Italian restaurant." -- Allison


Pizza On The Grill I

Photo by Nanda

4. Jay's Signature Pizza Crust

Rave Review: "After you try this, you may want to throw away the numbers to Pizza Hut and Dominoes! This is easy, tasty, and CHEAP." -- Madame.D

5. Chicago-Style Pan Pizza

Rave Review: "Family loves this pizza! They say it's better than the restaurants. I use a cast iron skillet and it comes out wonderful!" -- cmharris99


Chicago-Style Pan Pizza

Photo by Jillian Kuhlmann

6. Unbelievably Awesome Barbeque Chicken Pizza

Rave Review: "This was really great. The sauce had the perfect amount of tang to it. Will definitely make again." -- Shari Woodhouse


Unbelievably Awesome Barbeque Chicken Pizza

Photo by Brooke

7. Authentic Pizza Margherita

Rave Review: "I have to agree with the majority that this pizza is out of this world! My kids thought it was better than our favorite pizza joint." -- psmljj


Authentic Pizza Margherita

Photo by Cynthia Ross


About Vicky McDonald

Always looking for more cheese! I love to bake, potter about the garden, and drink lemony gin & tonics in the sun. I also blog at