"It's time," owner Gary Amico, 68, explains, announcing his family's decision to close the 530 Hudson St. location. "We're going to take a breather." —Gary Amico, owner
'DeLorenzo's Pizza' on Serious Eats
When DeLorenzo's Pizza was founded in the late 40's, it was opened concurrently with DeLorenzo's Tomato Pies. The two rival restaurant, operated by brothers Rick DeLorenzo and Chick DeLorenzo have since each developed their own fervent following. These days, Rick DeLorenzo Jr., son of the original Rick is the guy in front of the oven slinging the pies at DeLorenzo's Pizza. Check these beauties out.