Monthly Archives: June 2015

Manhattan’s V&T Pizzeria—Art Garfunkel’s Favorite Pie is a Winner!

When I am back home in the Pizza State of New Jersey, there is nothing better I like doing on a pretty Sunday afternoon than taking a journey into some new strange unexplored area of the island of Manhattan. It was a perfect day for doing just that, and I grabbed my brother and we […]

Bayonne’s Mario’s Location is Now Lorenzo’s Pizza & Pasta

It had been several months since the Mario’s Pizza location on Broadway went dark. Word was that a new joint called Old Fashion Brooklyn Pizza would take its place. Well on my last trip home, a walk by the location revealed that they either abandoned that name or someone else had slipped into the space. […]

Scala’s Pizzeria—A Great Slice Down the Jersey Shore

It had been a long evening in Monmouth County starting with my visit to Pete & Elda’s Bar / Carmen’s Pizzeria and then a concert. But the night was still young, and the Pizza Snob was hungry and looking for further adventure. Using my IPhone, I summoned up the whereabouts of a place I had […]

Neptune NJ’s Pete & Elda’s Bar / Carmen’s Pizzeria—A Pizza Legend on the Jersey Shore

With my plans to attend a concert at Monmouth University complete, I began searching for a pizza joint for the Snob to invade in this virgin territory. Googling “best pizza in Monmouth County” led me to a place in Neptune with a rather long name: Pete & Elda’s Bar / Carmen’s Pizzeria. Oddly enough, it […]