We consider pizza a universal food, and NJ is home to some of the best thin crust tomato pies in the country. While everyone may have an opinion on the best slice of pizza, the spots listed below are not up for debate. They are hands down the best places in Mercer County to grab some pizza and are all open for take-out, delivery, curbside pickup or outside dining. Whether you like meat, no meat, sauce, no sauce, cheese or no cheese, there’s a pizza for you so if you’re craving something delicious… look no further.

Marcello’s Coal Fired Restaurant & Pizza

206 Farnsworth Avenue, Bordentown, NJ 08505


Known for their incredible tomato pies and mouth-watering specialty pies. As the name suggests, the pizzas are all coal-fired with fresh ingredients and toted some of the best pizza in NJ by its visitors. They also ensure that the atmosphere, service and overall dining experience is top-notch!

Smiling chefs presenting a pizza at Marcello's Coal Fired Pizza in Bordentown, NJ

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Teresa Caffe

23 Palmer Square E, Princeton, NJ 08542


Fresh, authentic and down right amazing brick oven pizzas that you simply can’t go wrong with. Their portions are not skimpy, and the ingredients are sourced from their own farm or local sources. Pair one of their pizzettes with one of their quality wine choices and you are set.

Pizza at Teresa Caffe in Princeton

Note: Currently closed for renovation, but some things are worth the wait.

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Nomad Pizza

301 N Harrison Street, Princeton, NJ 08540

Mercer County has incredible pizza, and Nomad is at the top of that list. Wood-fired brick oven pizza, along with appetizers and side dishes featuring locally grown organic produce and all-natural meats, when available. Simply, the best.

Patrons enjoying food at Nomad Pizza's outdoor patio in Princeton

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DeLorenzo’s Tomato Pies

2350 Route 33, Robbinsville, NJ 08691

If you want pizza, they know pizza. In fact, that’s all they serve along with some side salads. Outstanding tomato pies that people wait hours in line for. They also received a 9.2 score from Barstool, which is one of the highest rankings ever given out.

Two chefs sliding a pizza into an oven Delorenzo's in Princeton

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Conte’s Pizza

339 Witherspoon Street, Princeton, NJ 08542

You won't find another place like Conte's. The establishment is kept old-school so they can focus on what they do best: pizza. They only serve pizza and they do it well. Incredible, thin-crust pizza that's a staple in Princeton. This is a place worth traveling for!

Pepperoni pizza at Conte's Pizza in Princeton

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