Neapolitan-style pizza – woodfired, crisp at the edges, pliant in the middle – used to dominate Perth's restaurants. Now though, a new generation has being doing some tinkering. The results are interesting – it’s now easy to find pizzas that go toe-to-toe with the best Neapolitan interpretations, despite being cooked in electric ovens or using something other than the revered San Marzano tomato.

Whatever type of pizza you like, Perth has it. American? Yep. Classic Roman? Yep. Vegan? Of course. We like them all, so long as they're well-made. Here's where to find the city's finest pizzaiolos doing their thing.

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King Somm

Bar

The pies here are biscuity and well-sauced. And the toppings are sparse and feature Mediterranean-inspired combinations such as pork and fennel sausage, roast onions and salsa verde.

13 King William Street, Bayswater

Si Paradiso

Restaurant

Head to Beaufort Street for a deep-dive into the wonders of "nuovo Italo-Australian" pizza.

446 Beaufort Street, Highgate

Lucy’s Love Shack

Bar

On weekends, this rocking and rolling live music spot serves pizza late (late) into the night.

104 Murray Street, Perth

Dough

Restaurant

A relaxed pizzeria specialising in wood-fired Neapolitan pies.

434A William Street, Northbridge

Canteen Pizza

Restaurant

Breezy, fun and packed with no small amount of Italian and Italian-inspired wine: Il Lido's seaside pizzeria has much in common with the mothership.

110 Marine Parade, Cottesloe

Lalla Rookh

Restaurant

Well-tanned pies and a solid drinks list makes this CBD bunker an irresistible option for the white-collar set.

77 St Georges Terrace, Perth

Rossonero

Restaurant

A boisterous, family-friendly eatery, hidden down an alleyway. You bring the booze: Rossonero will supply the elegant, lightweight pies.

18 Lyric Lane, Maylands

Boo Too

Restaurant

A neighbourhood coffee joint beside Hyde Park that serves brunch in the morning and pizza at night.

274 Bulwer Street, Northbridge

Propeller

Restaurant

From vegetarian Lebanese vegetarian manoushes to canoe-like pides filled with hot sausage and egg, Propeller's pizza selection is a thrilling exploration of baked Levantine flatbreads.

222 Queen Victoria Street, North Fremantle

Monsterella Pizza

Restaurant

The (BYO) neighbourhood pizzeria that's on every suburb's wish list. Bookings are pretty much essential, even on weekdays.

46 Grantham Street, Wembley

Alfred’s Pizzeria

Restaurant

Come for late-night pizza sold by the pie or slice: stay for the great drinks and toe-tapping soundtrack.

37 Barrack street, Perth

Neighbourhood Pizza

Restaurant

Looking for a good time? Every night is a party at this lively, BYO pizzeria hidden in a suburban warehouse.

7 Anvil Lane, Mount Hawthorn