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Slice Pizzeria

5538 Magazine St. (Joseph St.) Send to Phone
504-897-4800 | Order Now! | Menu
Every slice of pizza at this Uptown eatery is sauced, topped and baked to order.

Lunch & Dinner daily

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Slice Pizzeria Restaurant Review

: This Uptown eatery sauces, tops and bakes-to-order each pizza slice; whole pies are available, too. With relatively thin crusts, the pizza registers in style somewhere between New York and Chicago, and the toppings range from traditional (pepperoni, Italian sausage, garlic) to moderately gourmet (eggplant, olive pesto, Gorgonzola). As you’re in New Orleans, don’t be surprised by the alligator sausage pie. The vegan slice is finished with iceberg lettuce, summer tomatoes and payloads of basil. In addition to the pizza, there’s a caprese salad and daily specials that could include chilled melon soup, seared grouper and andouille sausage ragoût. If pizza is not on your radar, Slice offers plates to share like meatballs, barbecued shrimp, mussels and more, as well as pastas and generously portioned po' boys. For dessert, try the Brookie, a chocolate chip cookie baked into a brownie. Specialty drinks include Cajun iced tea. The limited wine list consists of fewer than a dozen bottles, but every Wednesday bottles are half price. Also located at 1513 St. Charles Ave., 504-525-7437.


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