Date night this Valentine’s Day may be more difficult than recent years, but that doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy a delicious night with your sweetheart (and little sweethearts). Heart-shaped pizza and pasta from local spots around Bergen County are the perfect way to combine the holiday of love with your love of food. Your family will love the heartiness and cheesiness of it all.
Pizza Love As if the name doesn’t give it away, there’s nothing but love being served up at this classic Italian spot. Choose from one of their specialty pizzas such as Chicken Vodka Parm or try a classic pizza with over 20 toppings to choose from. Cauliflower and gluten-free pizza available, too.
637 Wyckoff Ave., Wyckoff, 201.891.6666
Calabria Pizza Heart shaped pizza with your choice of topping are freshly made for Valentine’s Day. Be sure to save room for dessert. Calabria’s offers heart-shaped dessert pizza as well, including their Nutella and strawberry or Nutella and banana pizza.
239 Kinderkamack Rd., Oradell, 201.523.9228
Pizza Mania Think about everything you’ve ever wanted in a pizza (or on a pizza), and Pizza Mania has you covered. Create your own, choose from one of their gourmet pizzas such as Arugula Pizza or Quattro Formaggi Pizza, or mix and match. Plus, enjoy Nutella and cannoli pizza, fruit pizza or more dessert options.
390 Midland Ave., Garfield, 973.859.0855
Ridgemont Pizza Grab a plain heart-shaped pie or custom order yours ahead of time for you and your loved ones. Ridgemont’s Field Green pizza or Penne Vodka are a popular go-tos. Top it off with a s’mores pizza for dessert – sharing optional.
181 S Kinderkamack Rd., Park Ridge, 201.505.0999
Francesca Brick Oven Pizza & Pasta Fresh from the brick oven, Francesca’s is known for their cheesy Valentine’s Day creations, perfect for the whole family to share. This year, Francesca’s is offering DIY kits for you to make your own delicious creation. Kits come with heart-shaped dough, sauce and mozzarella cheese.
234 Rock Rd., Glen Rock, 201.251.1199
Kinchley’s Tavern This mega popular pizza spot known for their crispy thin crust pies is making all large pizzas on Valentine’s day in the shape of a heart. But get in on the action early – they fill up or sell out quickly. Take out or eat in for lunch or dinner.
586 N Franklin Tpke., Ramsey, 201.934.7777
Novino Ristorante Authentic, wood-fired pizza (think: imported flour from Napoli) is the specialty at this Italian restaurant. Try one of their heart-shaped Neapolitan Style pizza such as the Margherita or Bianca with garlic knot crust, and top it off with a Valentine’s Nutella and banana pizza.
64 Ramapo Valley Rd., Mahwah, 201.529.1900
Franco’s Metro Give your family your whole heart with a custom pie from Franco’s. Get it plain or choose a topping from pepperoni, sausage, mushrooms, peppers or onions. Plus, Franco’s will include a personalized message for your Valentine for the extra special touch.
1475 Bergen Blvd., Fort Lee, 201.461.6651
Ferazzolis Kitchen Choose your own toppings for the extra large heart-shaped pizzas at Ferazzolis. Plus, they’re now getting in on the insane dessert pizza pie game with their “New-tella” slice called “The Works,” which is topped with Nutella, powdered sugar, candy pieces and much more.
269 Ridge Rd., North Arlington, 201.428.9162; 317 Union Ave., Rutherford, 201.729.0707