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‘Memphis-style’ pizza? Meaty pies have been a local staple for 50 years.

By , Daily Memphian Updated: July 09, 2024 3:58 PM CT | Published: May 30, 2024 4:00 AM CT

Local pizza owes some of its origins to Coletta’s and the rest to three restaurants — Exlines’ Best Pizza in Town, Broadway Pizza and Fox Ridge Pizza — with a common ancestor.

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Chris Herrington covers the Memphis Grizzlies and writes about Memphis culture, food, and civic life. He lives in the Vollintine-Evergreen neighborhood of Midtown with his wife, two kids, and two dogs.


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