How Many Slices in a 14-inch Pizza?

Pizza is an excellent choice for serving a family or a large group. It’s delicious and practical to order. However, many people struggle to figure out the number of pieces in a pizza.

Today, we will discuss whether or not the 14-inch pizza is enough to feed your group. Let’s dive in.

How many slices in a 14-inch pizza?

A 14-inch pizza generally comes with 10 slices. However, not all pizza stores serve the same number of slices. Brooklyn-style 14-inch pizzas have eight equal slices.

The other pizza parlors on the other hand serve their 14-inch pizza into smaller slices. They cut it into smaller slices so you will get 12 to 14 slices of pizza.

If you are planning to order a 14-inch pizza, it is still best to ask how many slices will be served. 

How big is a 14 inch pizza?

The size of a 14-inch pizza is 154 square inches.

How many people does a 14-inch pizza feed?

A 14-inch pizzas will typically serve 3 to 5 people, depending on the appetite of each person.

Adults can eat two or three slices of pizza while a child can eat one or two pieces.

The best thing to do is compute how many people you are trying to feed. It is still best to order more than what each person can possibly eat.

Learn more about pizza. Check out our guide on How Many Slices in a 10-inch Pizza

How many slices are in a 14-inch deep-dish pizza?

A 14-inch deep-dish pizza is just like a regular 14-inch pizza. They still have the same flavor and size the restaurant has to offer. The only difference is that 14-inch deep-dish pizza will be served into squares.

How many 14 pizzas do I need for 15 people?

 At least three 14-inch pizzas for a group of fifteen people. However, it is still safe to assume that each person can eat up to four slices, so better order more.

Who invented pizza?

Italians invented pizza and it was first served in Naples. Pizza became an on the go meal for working-class Neapolitans during the 1700s and 1800s. Since pizza has limited ingredients and is easy to carry, it became a common dish which you can buy in the streets.

Italians started serving up their pizza slices in the United States during the 1940s. Americans quickly started noticing the unique flavors of the pizza and pizza stores began popping up in major cities like in New York City, St. Louis, Boston and Chicago.

After World War II, pizzerias and various chefs began to experiment with pizza, making new flavors and different slices. With different flavors to choose from, pizza became more popular.

Pizza became an instant classic and many restaurants created their own version of pizza and endless ways to satisfy cravings. In 1994, Pizza Hut made history.  They made their pizza available on the net.

A Pizza Hut owner in Santa Cruz wants to see if there is a place for pizza on the World Wide Web. So they launched PizzaNet where people can visit and order a pizza online.

It was a trial run and the site itself was kept pretty basic. Any user who is residing in Santa Cruz just needs to visit, fill out a form and you can get your pizza delivered straight to your door.

Who invented pepperoni pizza?

Many people believe that pepperoni was invented in Italy, but that is not the case. Italian immigrants in New York City actually invented pepperoni pizza. It was created in the early 1900s, making it the most popular pizza topping.

Why do they cut pizza in squares?

Square-cut pizza was born in the bars of Chicago’s South Side. They created the square cut to keep the working people of the city drinking. They want it to be less bready and a little more salty flavor to be suitable for the drinking customers.

Where was the largest pizza ever made and eaten?

The world’s largest pizza had a surface area of 13,580 ft and it was measured by the Guinness Book of World Records in Rome, Italy. It was recorded on December 13th, 2012.

The largest pizza was made by Dovilio Nardi, Marco Nardi, Andrea Mannocchi Matteo Nardi and Matteo Giannotte from NIPfood and they named it Ottavia after the Roman Emperor.

Why is pizza triangle?

Pizza is cut into triangle slices because that is the best way to equally divide a circle, just like a pie chart. Aside from that, you can easily fold each slice if it is in triangle shape. 

The triangle cut is particularly common in New York where pizza is often available for take out and is available per slice.

Melissa is a food enthusiast and one of the founders of Kitchen Study - a food blog about the vegan lifestyle, meal delivery services and cooking guides. She writes about delicious vegan dishes from all over the world. From quick and easy weekday lunches to perfect Sunday dinner recipes, we have it all covered!