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The 6 Best Pizza Places Near Clayton

Updated: October 29, 2021

Do you prefer a tomato base or is pizza Bianca your jam? Either way, these are the top pizza joints in Clayton. These Clayton parlors earned their spot hereafter analysis of top review sites, articles, and food blogs. Now all you need to do is decide between a stuffed calzone or classic Margarita pizza from the options below!

Find the perfect Pizza spot

Pasta Plus

Italian, $, ClaytonItalian, $Clayton
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 3.5

If you travel further

Pizzeoli Wood Fired Pizza

Pizza, $$, St. LouisPizza, $$St. Louis, Soulard
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
  • Riverfront Times, 2019

    The 25 Best Restaurants in St. Louis Right Now, According to Yelp

    Riverfront Times, 2019

Melo's Pizzeria

Pizza, $, St. LouisPizza, $St. Louis, Benton Park
Google: 4.9
Yelp: 5.0

Pie Guy Pizza

Pizza, St. LouisPizzaSt. Louis, Forest Park Southeast
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 4.5

Mama Mel's Pizzeria

Pizza, $, St. LouisPizza, $St. Louis
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

Motor Town Pizza

Pizza, BrentwoodPizzaBrentwood
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

Why these restaurants?

Choosing the right spot for Pizza can be tough, especially if you’re exploring new restaurants. We analyzed 5278 Clayton restaurants on Yelp and Google, 823905 Clayton restaurant reviews, and 147 lists and articles – looking closely at what Riverfront Times had to say – and applied our boam magic. The restaurants you see have been featured in Riverfront Times - The 25 Best Restaurants in St. Louis Right Now, According to Yelp. Every option we show has been verified as open and offering key services when we recommend it, thanks to our real-time updates. Our site gets no payment from the restaurants we show, so you can trust what you see. These ten restaurants offer the best Pizza in Clayton.

Drink pairing tips for Pizza

  • The perfect complement to white pizza and mushroom


    Experts recommend pairing a white pizza and mushroom with a glass of Pinot Grigio, a popular white wine.

  • Manhattan with your cheese pizza

    Not sure what cocktail to drink with your cheese pizza? Try Manhattan. The bitter and sweet flavors will pair nicely with the food and complete the meal.

  • soda with your quattro formaggi

    When considering how to best enjoy your quattro formaggi , we would highlight how well a glass of soda complements the dish as it balances all the flavour.


Interesting facts about Pizza

  • All in a day’s work

    Joey Chestnut broke the world record by eating the most pizza in one sitting. The new record - that has not been beaten since - is 40 1/2 slices.

  • Amazing Pizza in Naples

    Calling all the Pizza lovers! Did you know that there is an annual festival for Pizza in Italy? We are already planning our next trip.

  • A traditional dish

    If you take a trip to pepperoni pizza, then the well-known, tasty pepperoni pizza should be on your radar! It is a local classic.

Parking information

Parking has always been a challenge in Clayton. To make your life easier, we partnered with SpotHero, an innovative digital parking reservation service, so you can easily and effortlessly find parking near your selected Pizza spot.

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