The front dining room at the newest Emmy Squared location in Manhattan’s East Village.
All the Emmy Squared locations have central bars, but each is different. The one in the New York City East Village location is more causal and tavern-like.
The stunning Emmyletta, served only in the East Village location, is a Detroit pizza with the components of New Orleans’ famous muffuletta sandwich on it: mortadella, pepperoni and giardiniera-style olive salad.
Exclusive to the East Village location, the Curry Row pizza has onions, peppers and cauliflower tossed in achaar and served with dipping chutneys.
The Emmy Squared take on the classic Margarita adds dollops of delicious burrata cheese, with one basil leaf removed for a better view.
The Plain Shame is Buffalo-style pizza with a surprisingly delicious ingredient, radishes, on top of crispy chicken, hot wing sauce, scallions and blue cheese.
The Le Big Matt burger is a signature at all locations and comes with waffle fries.
The Le Big Matt is a signature at all locations, but in Nashville it immediately won the city’s Best Burger honors. It has two patties, American cheese, lettuce, pickles and Sammy sauce, a slightly spicy Sambal-mayo condiment on a pretzel bun.
Waffle fries come as a side with the burger or as an extra.
The Colony pizza features pepperoni from Ezzo Sausage Co. in Columbus, Ohio, with honey and pickled jalapeños, an amazing hot, sweet and sour combo.
Tables line the long, narrow brick space at the East Village location in New York.
The Emmy Squared in Nashville is part of Hotel 404, and this is the entrance from the inside of the hotel.
The Emmy Squared Nashville location has a main inside dining room, and on the other side of the glass, a porch area.
Nacho-style waffle fries are a popular appetizer at Emmy Squared, and only in Nashville you can get them Zia-style, with Hatch chile pimento cheese, scallions, Benton’s bacon and amazing homemade ranch dressing.
The enclosed porch in the Nashville Emmy Squared is winterized but can open in good weather.
The Emmy Squared in Nashville offers outdoor seating when the weather is good, and in Tennessee, that is most of the year.
Pizza, Love, Emmy Squared – that pretty much tells you everything you need to know.