FRICANO'S PIZZA TAVERN
Opened in 1949
"Best Pizza in Michigan"
"Best Pizza in the
Voted "Best Pizza in WZZM13 Viewing Area"
The Crown Jewel of pizza parlors.
A landmark that brought pizza to Michigan in 1949.
|“Awesome authentic traditional Italian pizza.
I have driven over 600 miles to eat a pizza at Fricano's."
~ DocBosma, January 6, 2013
|"This place is awesome!
If there's a better thin-crust pizza elsewhere in the world, I'd love to know."
~ David D., October 17, 2009
Fricano's pizza is claimed by thousands of serious customers to be the best pizza they've ever had.
Monday - Saturday 5:00 p.m. - Midnight. Closed Sunday
Cash or Check Only (No Credit Cards Accepted). There is an ATM machine inside the restaurant.
Now available at over 40 select Spartan stores throughout Michigan.
Fricano's pizza remains the original and most famous pizza and pizzeria in Michigan. In 1949 the late Cosimo (Gus) Fricano, founded what is believed to be the first pizzeria in Michigan, Fricano's Pizza Tavern, in Grand Haven with the original thin crust pizza pie. What started as an old boarding house in the late 1800's became the first restaurant to serve pizza in the entire state. Some of Michigan's largest newspapers have made this claim.