Experience the Best New York Style Pizza Around!

“If it isn’t fresh, don’t serve it!” That’s the Russo family Promise.

The Russo family has been serving up the best New York Style Pizza and authentic Italian cuisine for years. Our recipes have been passed down from generation to generation all the way from the Naples and Sicily. Russo’s mission is to serve New York style pizza and authentic Italian food worldwide so that no matter your location, you’ll be able to enjoy the delicious, traditional Russo family recipes.

The Freshest Ingredients

Russo’s raw Italian influence has produced fresh and genuine Italian dishes for families all over the world. We take pride in using the freshest and most honest ingredients in our dishes, just as the Russo family promise states. Our simple fresh ingredients combined with the high-quality upscale Italian dining has created the perfect Italian pizza parlor. After all, the freshest ingredients make the best pizza.

Our Story

Anthony Russo was influenced by growing up in a small, family-owned, New York style Pizza Parlor in Texas. “Russo’s Italian Restaurant” opened its doors in 1978 and is still the core of Russo’s New York Style Pizzeria today. When starting his own restaurant, Anthony Russo wanted to make the Russo classic Italian dining concept available to everyone across the world, so everyone would have a chance to enjoy a slice of original New York style pizza. Russo’s New York Pizzeria has now grown to nearly 50 worldwide locations.

A Variety of Italian Dining and Food Options

Whether you're looking for the perfect New York slice or a great slice of New York cheesecake, your search ends at Russo’s. Catering, Delivery, Dine-In, Take Out, Lunch, Dinner, Online Ordering, Russo’s does it all. Our goal is to provide you with the best Italian food with all the convenience of a local pizza restaurant. We’re open late with a large wine and beer selection so stop by soon for a night out!

Russo’s Franchise Opportunities

Russo’s is one of the fastest growing and most successful franchise opportunities in the fast-casual market. Our restaurants have average sales of $1,020,383 per year. An average franchise owner earns about 17% of that.

Starting a Russo’s franchise of your own is easy and extremely profitable under Russo’s strong brand umbrella and low cost of entry into the market. If you’re interested in breaking into the fast-casual food service industry, take a look at our Franchise page.

Check out our menu or stop in one of our many locations to see what your next Russo’s New York Pizzeria meal will be!

"The gluten free Margherita pizza was delish! the crust was thin with a slight hint of sweetness. It really hit the spot!"

– FabulouslyDelish.com –

"The crust was thin and had a really good taste, with a slight hint of sweetness. The pizza was loaded with cheese and topped with fresh tomatoes & basil. It really hit the spot"

– The G Twist, Food Blogger –

"Russo’s is simply the best New York-Style Pizza in Houston by far"

– Houston Press –