Rione Pizza al Taglio and Chef Francesco Crovetti

The Taste of Rome in Philadelphia

June 4, 2019

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Pizza isn't a business at Rione Pizza al Taglio it's art, it's a way of life. We're honored to have them in our pizza family and their amazing pizza at Pizzadelphia Fest on June 15 at the Navy Yard. Get your tickets before they're gone.


Chef Francesco Crovetti has brought the taste of Rome across the waters to the city of brotherly love at Rione Pizza al Taglio! Francesco shares that prepping pizza was a tradition in his Nonna’s kitchen. After being involved in the business through D.C., Philadelphia, and spending time perfecting his craft studying pizza al taglio (by the cut) through attending Rome’s Scuola Nazionale di Pizza, the Rome native opened Rione in May 2017 with his wife and co-owner Alison.

Totally candid, not at all planned photo of our Chef / Owner Francesco Crovetti #wheninrione

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Rione’s pizza dough is created from scratch as the base of endless combinations. Options including Classic Cheese, to Carbonara featuring pancetta, egg cream, pecorino and black pepper are available by the cut and by the tray. Not to mention their Marinara cut is 100% vegan. With sandwiches, sides, desserts, and more, let your taste buds explore Rione’s signature Roman tastes!

-- Rione is turning 2! To celebrate, we’ll have $2 slices all day on Tuesday, May 28 plus a chance to win some cool prizes! Come party with us! We’re open all weekend, closed Monday. -- #wheninrione #dueanni #pizzaparty

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From dining in byob and taking out to reheat at home D’Asporto style, Rionne’s got you covered. Featured in countless “best” lists and “must tries”, experience the taste of Rome to discover your favorite cut courtesy of Francesco, Alison and their son Massimo at Pizzadelphia!

Oh hey beautiful Friday. Let’s celebrate with pizza al taglio #wheninrione

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