In 1889, the Queen of Italy, Margherita Savoy, ordered the first pizza delivery.


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In 1889, the Queen of Italy, Margherita Savoy, ordered the first pizza delivery.

Before we were fighting about Hawaiian pizza and topping our cheesy pies with BBQ chicken, there were simpler times. Times where a Margherita pizza was all it took to satisfy pizza cravings. The history of pizza delivery can be dated back to one pizza man from Naples.

It All Started in 1889

Legend has it, King Umberto I of Italy and Queen Margherita of Savoy were visiting Naples around 1889. Luckily for pizza history, the queen became sick after eating rotten food, which is when she requested to dine on traditional Italian food.


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