DeCheco’s Pizzeria in the Firestone Park neighborhood was one of the first in the area to serve white pizza, starting in the mid-’90s. Theirs is made with tomatoes, black olives and hot pepper rings on a creamy garlic sauce, topped with melted provolone cheese.

Other specialty pies include buffalo chicken, balsamic steak, and potato (sour cream, bacon, green onions and hash browns) in addition to your standard toppings. Chicken, subs and wings also available.

The place: DeCheco’s Pizzeria

Where: 2075 S. Main St. Akron

Why you should go: Wonderful white pizza

More info: dechecospizzeria.com