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National Deep Dish Pizza Day

April 5

National Deep Dish Pizza Day - April 5

This delicious holiday — National Deep-Dish Pizza Day — is celebrated on April 5! Is there any person indifferent to thin dough, juicy filling, and tomato sauce? New York continues the unspoken confrontation with chefs following the Chicago tradition of making pizza. Ordinary people are happy to enjoy new flavors or traditional dishes in their original presentation.

The History

Pizza first appeared in Italy. In ancient times, this word meant an ordinary butter cake. The pizza adored by fans of delicious high-calorie food appeared in the XVIII century in Naples. In the USA, the treat was brought over by Italian immigrants in the XIX century. The first pizza in a deep dish appeared in a North Side Chicago restaurant owned by Riccardo and Sewell.

Interesting facts

Follow the traditions: eat pizza with your hands, and enjoy the simple things.

  1. Some are convinced the best pizza is the Margarita: simple, delicious, and nothing superfluous.
  2. There is an opinion that pizza in a deep dish is really a casserole. The debate escalates on this national holiday, but it doesn’t come to a fight: it is hard to fight with a full stomach, and dopamine dulls the feeling of aggression.
  3. 4% of gourmets prefer complex exotic pizza fillings, the rest like the classics.

Chicago Windy City hospitably tempts guests who love this delicious snack. Visitors can have a meal and take pictures of the landmarks.

When is National Deep Dish Pizza Day celebrated in 2022?

National Deep Dish Pizza Day is observed on April 5 each year.


Tuesday April 5 2022
Wednesday April 5 2023
Friday April 5 2024
Saturday April 5 2025
Weekday Month Day Year


April 5
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United States

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