- Over 36 percent of all pizza orders want their pizza topping pepperoni.
- There are approximately 61,269 pizzerias in the United States.
- Over 5 billion pizzas are sold worldwide each year.
- New York’s Nino’s Bellissima restaurant has the world’s most expensive pizza. Topped with six varieties of caviar, chives, fresh lobster and creme fraiche, this 12-inch pie, called the “Luxury Pizza,” retails at $1,000.00 (or $125.00 a slice).
The largest pizza ever made was in Johannesburg, South Africa. According to the Guinness Book of Records the pizza was 122 feet in diameter and was made using 1200lb of flour, 1700lb of cheese and 1600lb of tomato puree.