Saturday, January 12, 2019

BEST OF SKOOK: Winner of the Best Pizza in Schuylkill County for 2019 Is . . .

And the winner of the Best of Skook Poll, "Best Pizza in Schuylkill County" is . . .

The Pizza Place, Frackville - 14% of the vote

Pizza Place is owned and operated by the Budwash Family and located in Frackville at 360 South Lehigh Ave.

They are well known for their "Sweet Sauce" pies, but also offer turnovers, Stromboli, and cheesy bread.

They are a small, family owned, pizza shop that has been serving the Frackville area since 1988.

Orders can be called in at (570) 874-3518.  Deliveries can be made to the areas of Frackville, Ashland, Brandonville, Fountain Springs, Creswell Gardens, Gilberton, Girardville, Gordon, Mahanoy City, Mahanoy Plane, New Boston/Morea, Ringtown, Shenandoah, Shenandoah Heights, Ringtown, and St. Clair.


Rounding out the top votes were

Centioles, Girardville - 12%
Schiano's Italian Restaurant, Tower City - 11%
Roma Pizza, Pottsville - 9%
Palermo's Pizza and Restaurant, Minersville - 6%
Loduca's Italian Restaurant and Pizzeria, Cressona - 6%

Honorable Mentions (in alphabetical order)

DiMaio's Mustard Seed Cafe, Orwigsburg
Dominick's Pizzeria, Pine Grove
Do's Pizza, Pine Grove
Francesco's Ristorante & Gourmet Pizzeria, Shenandoah
Giorgio's Pizza Restaurant, St. Clair
Grande Pizza, Tamaqua
La Dolce Casa (DiMaggios), Tamaqua
Little Anthony's Second Street Pizza Shop, Frackville
Little Venice Pizza & Subs, Shenandoah
Mione's Pizza, Tower City
Original Italian Pizza, Pottsville
Original Italian Pizza, Pine Grove
Original Italian Pizza, St. Clair
Original Italian Pizza, Frackville
Pasta House, Ashland
Pottsville Pizzeria, Pottsville
Prima Pizza, Valley View
Rocky's Sweet Pizzz Pizza, Frackville
Suglia's Express Pizzeria & Restaurant, Schuylkill Haven
Suglia's Pizzeria & Restaurant, Shenandoah
Tony's Restaurant, Pottsville
Valenti's Italian Restaurant, Orwigsburg
Vito's Coal Fired Pizza, St. Clair


  1. Is Centioles open anymore or not?I went by a few months ago and it seemed closed...again. Anyone have a definite answer?