While the main research focus in the lab is phonetics, we also have a long standing research project exploring pizza places (this is not a serious research project but is almost as much fun as phonetics!). On this page we document our pizza adventures. Below are links to each blog post and a map of all the pizza places we’ve had the privilege to sup (that we can remember).
Scoring: The goal is to keep this simple. Each place we visit is scored on a 1-10 scale, with 10 indicating a place where the pizza is so good that we would be tempted to set up shop in the restaurant and 1 indicating a place that we probably wouldn’t return to. We also indicate the type of crust.
Of course three pizza places in one afternoon isn’t too many. First we went to Costco (for other reasons) but a slice of pizza is always good. Then we went to downtown Honolulu and visited J.J. Dolans and Proof Public House. Proof Public House We ordered slices here. We had three good slices of pizza […]
Hapas Pizza On our first night in Waikiki for the Acoustical Society of America meeting we went to what we heard was the best pizza on Waikiki. Since Waikiki is a tourist trap we didn’t have super high expectations. We went with a group and had a couple pizzas. We were all pleasantly surprised. We […]
I was in Toronto this last week and I tried ZA Pizzeria for dinner. The pizza here was excellent. I had their “Oh, Canada!” and “Nacho ZA” as half pizzas. It was the first time I had chips on top of a pizza. I really enjoyed both pizzas, they were both flavorful and left me […]