Salvatore’s Old Fashioned Pizzeria was ranked 80th in Pizza Today’s list of the Top 100 Pizza companies in America.

Salvatore “Soccer Sam” Fantauzzo, CEO/Founder of Salvatore’s Pizzeria, attributed its ranking to the volume of sales per location. Their company mission for the past 40 years has been to offer:

Salvatore’s started in 1978 as an Eastridge High School project for Fantauzzo. It has 27 full menu locations and additional outlets in the Rochester and Monroe County area.

“This is a great honor for a small family operated pizza chain to be listed with the ‘Big Boys,” Fantauzzo said. “We are very grateful to all of our franchisees, staff members, loyal customers and media partners for growing and supporting the brand for over 40 years.”

For the ranking story, go to:

2018 Top 100 Pizza Companies

Fantauzzo owns the Rochester Lancers, who play in the Major Arena Soccer League 2, National Premier Soccer League and United Women’s Soccer.