The Best Pizzeria In America Is Actually Right Here In Rhode Island

It is hard to put into words what Al Forno restaurant means to the city of Providence, Rhode Island. This landmark restaurant has been a destination for almost 40 years. Co-owners Johanne Killeen & George Germon, two young artists who were a husband and wife team, one a photographer, one a sculptor. The restaurant is two floors of bustling activity decorated with an artists touch. Here is where the legend began, when they invented grilled pizza attempting to create the wood-fired pizzas they discovered in Italy. The results speak for themselves, with pizza that guests can’t stop talking about (for years). Al Forno is much more than a pizzeria though. It is a wonderful fine dining experience with an array of delicious items on the menu and a wonderful atmosphere.

Find the best pizza in the U.S. at Al Forno, 577 South Main Street, Providence. They are open Tuesday through Friday 5-10 p.m. and Saturday 4-11 p.m.

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