An iconic local pizza chain is receiving top honors for its unique and tasty pies.

The popular site Housely recently published a list of the best pizza joints in every state. The list is a 'who's who' of notable pizza parlors from across the country. Maine's representative went to a pizza chain that changed the game with creative pies and delicious crust. That chain is OTTO Pizza.

OTTO via Facebook
OTTO via Facebook

Originally opening in Portland nearly 20 years ago, OTTO has been a culinary sensation ever since. The joint is known for their monstrous thin crust slices. They are a true culinary dream. From the legendary mashed potato slice to fun toppings like tortellini, hot honey, butternut squash, and white beans, OTTO is truly an innovative leader in the industry.

Don't just take my word for it. Here's a little more from Housely on why it chose OTTO as Maine's best.

Otto’s pizza is made with high-quality ingredients and a thin, crispy crust that is cooked to perfection...While the atmosphere at each location may vary, the quality of the pizza remains consistent. Whether you’re dining in, taking out, or having it delivered, Otto Pizza is a great choice for delicious and creative pizza options in Maine.

What was once a small little parlor in Portland has become a regional sensation. OTTO currently has 11 locations across Maine, along with spots in New Hampshire and Massachusetts. There's truly nothing slowing down this popular pizza joint.

OTTO via Facebook
OTTO via Facebook

Congrats to OTTO for the great national love. It's always wonderful to see a Maine business get the recognition it deserves, especially one that continues to thrive and expand. We wish them many years of continued success.

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