Trivia Today: What is the name of the first pizzeria to open in the United States?

What is the name of the first pizzeria to open in the United States?
– Domino’s
– Ray’s Pizza
– Pizza Hut
– Lombardi’s Pizza

Answer: Lombardi’s is a pizzeria located at 32 Spring Street on the corner of Mott Street in the Nolita neighborhood in the borough of Manhattan, New York City. Opened in 1905, it has been acknowledged by the Pizza Hall of Fame as the first pizzeria in the United States. It began as a humble little grocery store and forever changed the course of food history when Gennaro Lombardi’s decided to pivot to pizza in 1905. In 2005, Lombardi’s offered entire pizzas for 5 cents, their 1905 price, to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the first pizza sold at its original location.

Lombardi’s Pizza

 

Lombardi’s is a pizzeria located at 32 Spring Street on the corner of Mott Street in the Nolita neighborhood in the borough of Manhattan, New York City. Opened in 1905, it has been acknowledged by the Pizza Hall of Fame as the first pizzeria in the United States.

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