What: Blaze Pizza, a national chain fast-casual pizzeria, with two franchise locations in Northeast Ohio.
When it’s open: 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. Sunday through Thursday; 11 a.m. to midnight Friday and Saturday.
Why you should go: With a build-your-own pizza option, customizable with over 30 toppings, guests of Blaze are sure to find something they enjoy. NBA superstar LeBron James is an investor in the chain.
What you should eat/drink: The pungent Gorgonzola on the signature barbecue chicken pizza adds a subtle flourish, and the blood orange signature lemonade delights.
How to get more information: blazepizza.com
A version of this story was originally published on News-Herald.com. Image: The spicy sauce on this Blaze Pizza pie with banana peppers and red peppers was crazy-hot (photo by Mark Koestner).