Over-the-top Orlando pizzas everyone should try at least once

Pizza lovers are always searching for a replica of the New York-style slice or the Chicago deep-dish. But if you're willing to step outside the box, Orlando has extraordinary things to offer. Good cuisine is nothing without risks and an open mind, so here's a list of uncommon pizzas that will take your palate on a gastronomical adventure in the City Beautiful.

 

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The Portuguese 
Piefection, 3120 S. Kirkman Road
An egg-cellent choice if you want to try something different without too much risk. The Portuguese features ham, bacon, calabrese salami, veggies and eggs.  
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The Portuguese

Piefection, 3120 S. Kirkman Road
An egg-cellent choice if you want to try something different without too much risk. The Portuguese features ham, bacon, calabrese salami, veggies and eggs.
Photo via Pie-fection
The Angry Shrimp 
Brick and Fire, 1621 S. Orange Ave.
Brick and Fire brings you the Angry Shrimp pizza topped with sriracha shrimp, bacon, and scallions with fresh cilantro. 
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The Angry Shrimp

Brick and Fire, 1621 S. Orange Ave.
Brick and Fire brings you the Angry Shrimp pizza topped with sriracha shrimp, bacon, and scallions with fresh cilantro.

Photo via Brick and Fire /Facebook
 The Simulation One  
Orlando Meats, 1035 Orlando Ave., Winter Park 
A citrus pizza for an adventurous palate, the Simulation One features air-salted beef bresaola with mozzarella and grapefruit on top. 
Photo via Orlando Meats

The Simulation One

Orlando Meats, 1035 Orlando Ave., Winter Park
A citrus pizza for an adventurous palate, the Simulation One features air-salted beef bresaola with mozzarella and grapefruit on top.

Photo via Orlando Meats
 Nutella com Leite Ninho 
Piefection, 3120 S. Kirkman Road
Pie-Fection brings us a pizza with Nutella and condensed milk topped with fresh strawberries that might be the closest thing to pie-fection yet.
Photo via Pie-Fection/Instagram

Nutella com Leite Ninho

Piefection, 3120 S. Kirkman Road
Pie-Fection brings us a pizza with Nutella and condensed milk topped with fresh strawberries that might be the closest thing to pie-fection yet.

Photo via Pie-Fection/Instagram
  The Chili Slice 
Lazy Moon, 11551 University Blvd. and 1011 E. Colonial Drive
The Chili slice is a favorite in town, with chili, sour cream, and cheese on Lazy Moon's vegan crust. 
Photo via Lazy Moon/Instagram

The Chili Slice

Lazy Moon, 11551 University Blvd. and 1011 E. Colonial Drive
The Chili slice is a favorite in town, with chili, sour cream, and cheese on Lazy Moon's vegan crust.

Photo via Lazy Moon/Instagram
 The Paraiba 
Piefection, 3120 S. Kirkman Road
Pie-Fection brings us the Paraiba, a pizza with jerked beef, caramelized bananas and Catupiry cheese on top. 
Photo via Instagram

The Paraiba

Piefection, 3120 S. Kirkman Road
Pie-Fection brings us the Paraiba, a pizza with jerked beef, caramelized bananas and Catupiry cheese on top.

Photo via Instagram
 The 28-inch Challenge 
Pizza X-treme, 7250 S. Kirkman Road
The 28-inch Challenge requires two pizza-lovers to consume a massive pie in one hour. Those who are up to the task get the pizza for free, a free shirt and a spot on the wall of fame.
Photo via Pizza X-treme/Facebook

The 28-inch Challenge

Pizza X-treme, 7250 S. Kirkman Road
The 28-inch Challenge requires two pizza-lovers to consume a massive pie in one hour. Those who are up to the task get the pizza for free, a free shirt and a spot on the wall of fame.

Photo via Pizza X-treme/Facebook
The Brigadeiro PizzaPiefection, 3120 S. Kirkman Road
Pizza doesn’t always have to be a meal; it can be dessert too. Brigadeiro, a Brazilian sweet made of condensed milk and cocoa powder, is perfect on a pizza to satisfy a sweet tooth.
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 The Cuban Slice 
Lazy Moon, 11551 University Blvd. and 1011 E. Colonial Drive
The Cuban Slice from Lazy Moon is quite the explosion of flavors, featuring a mustard base, mojo pork, ham, and dill pickles.
Photo via Instagram

The Cuban Slice

Lazy Moon, 11551 University Blvd. and 1011 E. Colonial Drive
The Cuban Slice from Lazy Moon is quite the explosion of flavors, featuring a mustard base, mojo pork, ham, and dill pickles.

Photo via Instagram
The Wild in Havana Mellow Mushroom, multiple locations Mellow Mushroom takes the concept of the Cuban Slice to another whole level Tampa-style with the Wild in Havana, a pizza topped with jerk-marinated pork, ham, salami and a mayo-mustard drizzle.
Photo via Mellow Mushroom/Instagram

The Wild in Havana

Mellow Mushroom, multiple locations
Mellow Mushroom takes the concept of the Cuban Slice to another whole level Tampa-style with the Wild in Havana, a pizza topped with jerk-marinated pork, ham, salami and a mayo-mustard drizzle.

Photo via Mellow Mushroom/Instagram