Friendly competition, anyone?
We’ve got to hand it to ya, Seattle — you’ve inspired us. A few weeks ago we sent you a saucy pizza poll for National Pizza Day on February 9. And while we loved seeing how you ranked toppings and pizza crust types, we also enjoyed seeing all your pizza joint suggestions.
So, with the NCAA Men’s and Women’s Basketball Tournaments just around the corner, we’re joining the fun of bracket competitions with a face-off of our own.
Last year, y’all helped us name the best phở: Ba Bar. This year, we asked you to share your favorite pizza in Seattle. Now — thanks to you + the help of a random generator — we have the official lineup for our bracket.
We’ve got some passionate readers. After 407 votes, here’s what pizza spots moved on to the next round:
- Pagliacci vs. Rocco’s
- Serious Pie vs. Bar Cotto
Who will face off in the championship? Cast your votes now through Monday, March 28.
Who’s in the running
After a whopping 75+ suggestions between last month’s poll and the second call for pizza favorites, we’ve whittled it down to the most nominated spots. Going head-to-head in the first round are:
- Pagliacci and Zeeks
- Mioposto and Rocco’s
- Serious Pie and MOTO
- Bar Cotto and Big Mario’s
How it works
Beginning today, we will host several voting rounds within our newsletters and social channels to determine Seattle’s best pizza. Who moves on is up to you. Vote for your favorites, and the pizzeria with more votes moves on. Simple as that. We’ll go until we have a champion, which will be announced in our Friday, March 31 newsletter. You will be able to vote once per round.
How to participate
Vote for the pizza place you’d like to see advance to round two using this poll. You can vote for all four spots or as little as one. Once we count all the votes, we’ll share an updated bracket and new poll in an upcoming newsletter.
Want to fill out a bracket to see if you can guess who will win? Download and print the image above to take the competition up a notch. If your bracket is correct, send us a photo for a shoutout + bragging rights.
Ready to cheer your “team” to victory? Vote here.
In order to get our initial lineup of eight contestants, we’ll be using some of the results from last month’s pizza poll, but would love any last-minute submissions. Tell us with this survey and stay tuned to learn how to participate in the tournament.