List of pizza chains of the United States

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This is a list of pizza chains of the United States. This list is limited to pizza chain restaurants that are based, headquartered or originated in the United States.

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Pizza chains of the United States

NameHead office locationOriginal locationYear startedNumber of locationsNotes
&pizza Washington, D.C. Washington, D.C. 201230
America's Incredible Pizza Company Springfield, Missouri Victoria, Texas 200211
Arni's Restaurant Lafayette, Indiana Lafayette, Indiana 196518
Aurelio's Pizza Homewood, Illinois Macomb, Illinois 195940
Azzip Pizza Evansville, Indiana Evansville, Indiana 20146
Bearno's Louisville, Kentucky Louisville, Kentucky 197715
Bertucci's Northborough, Massachusetts Somerville, Massachusetts 198158
Big Mama's & Papa's Pizzeria Los Angeles, California Los Angeles, California 199219
Blackjack Pizza Bloomfield Hills, Michigan Federal Heights, Colorado 198345
Blaze Pizza Pasadena, California Pasadena, California 2011300+
Buddy's Pizza Detroit, Michigan Detroit, Michigan 194613
Casey's General Stores Ankeny, Iowa Boone, Iowa 19672,073
California Pizza Kitchen Los Angeles, California Beverly Hills, California 1985200+
Cassano's Pizza King Kettering, Ohio Kettering, Ohio 195339
Chuck E. Cheese Irving, Texas San Jose, California 1977608
Cicis Irving, Texas Plano, Texas 1985423
Cottage Inn Pizza Ann Arbor, Michigan Ann Arbor, Michigan 194851
Dion's Albuquerque, New Mexico Albuquerque, New Mexico 197823
Domino's Pizza Ann Arbor, Michigan Ypsilanti, Michigan 196013,811
Donatos Pizza Gahanna, Ohio Columbus, Ohio 1963178
DoubleDave's Pizzaworks Austin, Texas College Station, Texas 198440
East of Chicago Pizza Lima, Ohio Willard, Ohio 198280
Extreme Pizza San Francisco, California San Francisco, California 199439
Fellini's Pizza Atlanta, Georgia Atlanta, Georgia 19827
Figaro's Pizza Salem, Oregon Salem, Oregon 198147
Fox's Pizza Den Murrysville, Pennsylvania Pitcairn, Pennsylvania 1971214
Frank Pepe Pizzeria Napoletana New Haven, Connecticut New Haven, Connecticut 192510
Gatti's Pizza Fort Worth, Texas Stephenville, Texas 1964140+
Gino's East Chicago, Illinois Chicago, Illinois 196615
Gino's Pizza and Spaghetti Charleston, West Virginia Huntington, West Virginia 196139
Giordano's Pizzeria Chicago, Illinois Chicago, Illinois 197461
Godfather's Pizza Omaha, Nebraska Omaha, Nebraska 1973571
Grimaldi's Pizzeria New York, New York New York, New York 199042
Grotto Pizza Rehoboth Beach, Delaware Rehoboth Beach, Delaware 196022
Happy Joe's Bettendorf, Iowa Bettendorf, Iowa 197244
Happy's Pizza Farmington Hills, Michigan Detroit, Michigan 199463
Hideaway Pizza Tulsa, Oklahoma Stillwater, Oklahoma 195719
Home Run Inn Woodridge, Illinois Chicago, Illinois 19479
Hungry Howie's Pizza Madison Heights, Michigan Taylor, Michigan 1973550+
Hunt Brothers Pizza Nashville, Tennessee Nashville, Tennessee 19907,300+
Imo's Pizza St. Louis, Missouri St. Louis, Missouri 196499
Jerry's Subs & Pizza Gaithersburg, Maryland Wheaton, Maryland 195427
Jet's Pizza Sterling Heights, Michigan Sterling Heights, Michigan 1978336
John's Incredible Pizza Company Rancho Santa Margarita, California Victorville, California 199713
LaRosa's Pizzeria Cincinnati, Ohio Cincinnati, Ohio 195465
Ledo Pizza Annapolis, Maryland Adelphi, Maryland 195530
Little Caesars Detroit, Michigan Garden City, Michigan 19595,463
Lou Malnati's Pizzeria Northbrook, Illinois Lincolnwood, Illinois 197156
Marco's Pizza Toledo, Ohio Oregon, Ohio 1978900+
Marion's Piazza Dayton, Ohio Dayton, Ohio 19659
Mazzio's Tulsa, Oklahoma Tulsa, Oklahoma 1961123
Mellow Mushroom Atlanta, Georgia Atlanta, Georgia 1974194
MOD Pizza Bellevue, Washington Seattle, Washington 2008400+
Monical's Pizza Bradley, Illinois Tolono, Illinois 195963
Mountain Mike's Pizza Newport Beach, California Palo Alto, California 1978205
Mr. Jim's Pizza Farmers Branch, Texas Detroit, Michigan 197542
Noble Roman's Indianapolis, Indiana Bloomington, Indiana 19724
Old Chicago Broomfield, Colorado Boulder, Colorado 1976109
Pagliacci Pizza Seattle, Washington Seattle, Washington 197925
Papa Gino's Dedham, Massachusetts Boston, Massachusetts 196196
Papa John's Pizza Jeffersontown, Kentucky Jeffersonville, Indiana 19845,199
Papa Murphy's Vancouver, Washington Hillsboro, Oregon
Petaluma, California
1981
1984
1,500+
Pat's Pizza Orono, Maine Orono, Maine 1953 as a pizzeria15
Patxi's Chicago Pizza San Francisco, California San Francisco, California 200417
Peter Piper Pizza Phoenix, Arizona Glendale, Arizona 1973139
Pie Five The Colony, Texas Fort Worth, Texas 201198
Pieology Tustin, California Fullerton, California 2011140
Pietro's Pizza Milwaukie, Oregon Longview, Washington 19574
Pizza Factory Oakhurst, California Oakhurst, California 1979106
Pizza Fusion Boca Raton, Florida Deerfield Beach, Florida 200613
Pizza Hut Plano, Texas Wichita, Kansas 195816,796
Pizza Inn The Colony, Texas Dallas, Texas 1958158
Pizza My Heart San Jose, California Capitola, California 198123
Pizza Patrón San Antonio, Texas Dallas, Texas 1986100
Pizza Ranch Orange City, Iowa Hull, Iowa 1981215
Pizza Schmizza Salem, Oregon Hillsboro, Oregon 199323
Pizza Studio Los Angeles, California Los Angeles, California 201342
Regina Pizzeria Woburn, Massachusetts Boston, Massachusetts 192614
Rocky Rococo Oconomowoc, Wisconsin Madison, Wisconsin 197440
Rosati's Authentic Chicago Pizza Elgin, Illinois Elgin, Illinois 1926200+
Round Table Pizza Concord, California Menlo Park, California 1959500+
Russo's New York Pizzeria Houston, Texas Houston, Texas 199249
Sal's Pizza Lawrence, Massachusetts Salem, New Hampshire 199013
Sammy's Pizza Hibbing, Minnesota Hibbing, Minnesota 195415
Sarpino's Pizzeria Lincolnshire, Illinois Victoria, British Columbia, Canada 200170+
Sbarro Columbus, Ohio New York, New York 1956800+
Shakey's Pizza Alhambra, California Sacramento, California 1954342
Sir Pizza Muncie, Indiana Lafayette, Indiana 195727+
Sizzle Pie Portland, Oregon Portland, Oregon 20118
Snappy Tomato Pizza Burlington, Kentucky Fort Mitchell, Kentucky 197850
Straw Hat Pizza San Leandro, California San Leandro, California 195923
The Brothers Three Marinette, Wisconsin Marinette, Wisconsin 19727
Toppers Pizza Whitewater, Wisconsin Champaign, Illinois 199156
Two Boots New York, New York New York, New York 19878
Uncle Maddio's Pizza Joint Atlanta, Georgia Atlanta, Georgia 200929
Uno Pizzeria & Grill Boston, Massachusetts Chicago, Illinois 1943100
Upper Crust Pizzeria Arlington, Massachusetts Cambridge, Massachusetts 20018
Valentino's Lincoln, Nebraska Lincoln, Nebraska 195738
Villa Italian Kitchen New York, New York New York, New York 1964232
Vocelli Pizza Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 198888
Your Pie Athens, Georgia Athens, Georgia 200841
zpizza Newport Beach, California Laguna Beach, California 198622

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