Slideshow: Rome: La Montecarlo's Cracker Thin Pizza

La Montecarlo
La Montecarlo
La Montecarlo is located at Vicolo Savelli, 13, just a few short blocks from Piazza Navona, in Rome, Italy.
Raffaele Rolling It Out
Raffaele Rolling It Out
I ordered a straight-up pizza Margherita (€ 5,50) and then headed back to the kitchen to shoot some photos. Here's pizza guy Raffaele rolling out a dough to extreme thinness.
Dough Action
Dough Action
Here's another shot of Raffaele working the dough.  I love the collection of dough balls on the shelf!
Big Cheese
Big Cheese
Montecarlo does not skimp on the cheese.  It's creamy, rich, and a little sharp —all at the same time.
Cook Time
Cook Time
Our table ordered four Margheritas.  I clocked their time in Montecarlo's wood-burning oven at exactly 75 seconds.
Meet Their Margherita
Meet Their Margherita
My personal pizza, ready for attack.
Mangia Mangia
Mangia Mangia
La Montecarlo also serves salad and pasta. My friends and family raved about both.
Inside View
Inside View
La Montecarlo is busy throughout the day and late into the night.
Restaurant Ringside
Restaurant Ringside
After eating my pizza, I headed back to the kitchen to catch a little more of the action.
Pizza Delivery
Pizza Delivery
"That one's mine."
The Menu
The Menu
Snapshot of La Montecarlo's menu: very fair prices.