After a night of trick-or-treating or a Halloween party, what’s better than eating a delicious fresh pizza? Actually, yes, one thing: Dig into a delicious, freshly served pizza shaped like a jack-o’-lantern. Who says boo to those cute faces smiling with pepperoni?
So, where can you buy one of these top-notch masterpieces of perfect cheese for a Halloween party in 2022? Here are a few chains where you can treat yourself, your family and your guests this year with a jack-o’-lantern pizza.
Chuck E. Cheese: The family-friendly dining and entertainment chain is offering fan-favorite Halloween pumpkin-shaped pepperoni pizza this year as part of its limited-time Halloween Boo-tacular seasonal menu. Pumpkin Pepperoni Pizza starts at $16.49 (prices may vary) and is served with seasonal favorites including Creepy Cupcakes, Slime Cookies and Dippin’ Dots Eye Scream. For example, the “Boo-tacular Family Pack,” which includes two large single-layer pizzas (pumpkin pepperoni pizza), a Slime cookie, a goodie bag, and a Boo-tacular activity sheet, starts at $34.99; it’s available for takeout or delivery. As a bonus, when you order through chuckecheese.com and use promo code BOO (you’ll get a Boo-tacular activity sheet!), you get free shipping ($3.99 value) with a minimum purchase of $20.
Papa John’s: Jack-o’-lantern pizza will be returning to Papa John’s with “the same fresh, delicious food as last year,” according to the chain’s PR rep. Papa Johns’ pumpkin-shaped pie has a thin crust and is topped with a sauce made from grape-ripened tomatoes, real cheese, pepperoni, and black olives. The large-sized pizzas are available online and pair well with Papa Johns’ line of side dishes for a limited time (October 24-31) for $10.99.
Papa Murphy’s: Jack-O Pizza, dubbed the “scary good stuff,” is returning to Papa Murphy’s in October. Jack-o’-lantern-shaped, smiling and topped with pepperoni, Jack-O Pizza can be enjoyed on its own ($10, though may vary by location) or bundled with chocolate chip cookie dough in ” a Scream of a deal.” As one commenter observed on Papa Murphy’s Instagram: “It’s dirtier than a carved jack-o-lantern, and tastes better.”
Peter Piper Pizza: At Peter Piper Pizza, you can enjoy a “Pizza and Crunch” deal for Halloween. Available Nov. 6 at participating Peter Piper locations, the combo deal includes the chain’s limited-edition Jack-O-Lantern pizza (a “large pepperoni pizza with dough shaped like a Jack-O-Lantern and pepperoni” Sausage Slices) Jack’s Smiley”) and its Halloween Shortbread (“Cinnamon and Brown Sugar Coated Pizza Dough, Frosted and Topped with Halloween Sprinkles”) for $19.99. Peter Piper also launched Halloween-themed ICEE flavors in October — Scary Cherry, Boo Berry, and Scream Green Apple: ICEE drinks are available in 16-ounce cups for $2.99, or for $3 more, cans can be upgraded Reusable, color-changing 24 oz limited edition “Magic” mug.
Happy Halloween everyone!