This restaurant was voted as having the best pizza in Australia

This restaurant was voted as having the best pizza in Australia
He was born in Naples and began making pizza at age 14 and now restaurateur Lucio De Falco has taken out the award for the ‘Best Pizza in Australia’.Famous for his two Sydney based Italian eateries, Lucio’s Pizzeria in Darlinghurst and Zetland, Lucio wowed the competition in Italy at the annual Pizza World Championship which brings together the finest pizzaiolos from around the globe. ‘I was honoured to be awarded the title of Best Pizza in Australia and really did not expect to take out the award,’ Lucio said. Share this article Share ‘There were so many talented pizza makers competing from all over the world, so to come out with the top prize for my own country felt – and still feels amazing.’Lucio won with his traditional STG pizza (specialita traditionale garantita), which refers to a strict adherence to authentic, traditional ingredients and cooking practices. He also claimed the title of ‘Best Pizza in Sydney’ last year. So what’s his secret to making the perfect pizza? ‘My secret to a good pizza is to keep it simple,’ he said.’There’s nothing better than a pizza that honours Italian history and culture by using traditional ingredients and cooking practices. ‘We focus on authenticity and bringing the traditional taste of Naples to Sydney – which our customers love.’

This restaurant was voted as having the best pizza in Australia