Three cheers for your favorite local pizzeria opening a new location in Edmond! A little over a month ago we opened our fourth location, bringing our famous New York style pies closer to the Edmond community. Now you can enjoy tasty pizza and have a good time in the heart of downtown. To kick off this new opening, we want to introduce you to the best pizza in Edmond this month: “Fat Tony”. Haha nooo, I am not referring to your uncle down the street who sits in his recliner all day watching American Pickers. This, yeah THIS is MUCH better! Keep reading to find out what makes this pie so delicious to deserve the title of best pizza this month.
What Is the “Fat Tony”?
If the Italian word ricotta doesn’t translate to glorious, fluffy cheese clouds in English, I’d like to speak to someone about getting that changed ASAP, because that’s exactly what ricotta is! A light, creamy, glorious fresh cheese. Okay, we get it. You love it, but why are you talking about ricotta cheese? Because that is what is dolloped all over the “Fat Tony”!! Ricotta cheese is what brings freshness and richness instantly to this signature pie. Paired with this delicious cheese is Italian sausage and red onions. The caramelized onions add a lightly sweet and savory flavor, making this pizza absolutely mouth watering. These toppings are piled high on top of our golden brown hand-tossed pizza dough, leaving you with an unforgettable flavor.
Our vision behind the “Fat Tony” was to create a traditional pie with a little spice. Of course everyone loves a traditional Italian sausage pizza, but we wanted to add the element of ricotta cheese to spice things up a little bit. By creating the Fat Tony we have done just that. This has to be my favorite pie we offer, hands down! Once you bite into this delicious goodness, you won’t want to stop. Remember to be careful though, you don’t want to end up looking like your uncle Tony!
Empire Slice House: The Best Pizzeria in Oklahoma
Yes we may be a new restaurant in Edmond, but we have been creating phenomenal pies for almost a decade. Our locations in Nichols Hills, OKC, and Tulsa have been ranked some of the best pizza shops in Oklahoma. By adding an Edmond location we are able to expand our brand but still keep things local. Here at Empire we take pride in our signature pies. There are over 15 different flavors to choose from, each one bound to leave you wanting more. Our combinations are a little quirky because we know you can get a basic pizza anywhere, but at Empire we want pizza to be an experience. However, if you like to stick to the basics, we have options for you as well! You can also always build your own with our fresh ingredients and homemade crust. No matter which route you decide to go, our goal is to ensure that you leave with a full tummy and a huge grin across your face.
Empire Slice House in Edmond – Home of the Fat Tony
The pizza restaurant and bar was born in Oklahoma City, now with locations in downtown Tulsa, Nichols Hills and, of course, downtown Edmond. We serve New York Style pies and pizza by the slice. The daily slice option is our most popular element. If you are not wanting to buy a whole pizza, you can buy individual slices. This is perfect if you and your friends want to try a few different flavors or if you are dining by yourself and can’t throw down a whole pizza like I can.
We are open from 11am-10pm Sunday-Thursday and 11am-11pm Friday and Saturday. Making our restaurant perfect for late night dining and rad jams all day long. Our environment is laid back and chill making it a comfortable and welcoming space for everyone! If you come during the day, don’t forget to grab an order of our Little Shondas. These delicious no-bake cookies are perfect for when you get the late night munchies! If you are more of a night owl, pick up your friends and come grab a beer and a slice to eat. Check out our online menu to see our extensive options of beer, wines, and cocktails for you and your buddies to choose from, and you can even order online! Also feel free to follow us on social media to stay in the loop of all our specials! If you have any questions or would like to see what we’re all about for yourself, then stop by in person or give us a call! We’d love to hear from you. Also, don’t forget to try the Fat Tony next time you are in, and maybe pick up a job application?! See you soon!