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Tuesday May 10, 2022

It's a question as old as time–is a sub a sandwich? Defining a sandwich is no easy task. There are many different arrangements that we commonly call sandwiches. But what about a sub? Are subs a unique food category altogether, or do they fall under the same umbrella? It depends on who you ask, and the truth may surprise you.

Thursday Apr 07, 2022

Can dogs have pizza? It's a question that many wonder, and it makes sense. Pizza is a favorite food of many, and dogs are man's best friend. It's only natural that we want to share our very favorites with those that mean the most to us, including dogs. While you may not have thought of giving your dog an entire slice, it's common to consider giving them the crust or a bite of the toppings. After all, what dog doesn't love cheese and pepperoni?

Monday Apr 04, 2022

The number of calories in a slice of pizza can depend on many things. It can depend on what toppings you get, how much cheese is on the pie, what dough the restaurant uses, and so much more. Even from the same restaurant, the number of calories between any two slices varies slightly, even if they're from the same pie. This can leave many diners scratching their heads when it comes to figuring out how many calories they're consuming when it comes to lunch or dinner.

Friday Apr 01, 2022

The inventor of pizza is a highly debated topic amongst foodies and historians alike. Many people credit baker Raffaele Esposito from the Naples region of Italy for first creating the dish. Others believe that the history of pizza dates far further back than Esposito's era of the late 1800s. Much of the debate comes down to what you consider a "real pizza" and the evolution of food over the centuries.

Friday Apr 01, 2022

Finding great college dinner ideas can be challenging. Should you head to the cafeteria to see what they're serving up and use your meal swipes? Or should you head out on the town to a local restaurant where you're bound to rack up a bill? Sometimes it can feel like you're out of options, like you've eaten everything in town.

Friday Apr 01, 2022

What is bread cheese? Also commonly referred to as cheese bread or cheesy bread, the dish is a delicious recipe comprised of fluffy, warm baked bread and a savory, hearty cheese filling. There are countless ways to customize cheesy bread, with endless dipping sauces and filling combinations.

Friday Apr 01, 2022

The best movie nights with friends and family require the best movie night snacks. Instead of running to the corner store or spending a fortune on app-based delivery services, you can get everything you need at Hungry Howie's®. Sometimes, that bowl of popcorn just won't cut it. Whether one bowl isn't enough to go around, or you're just in the mood for something delicious and different, plenty of options are on the horizon.

Thursday Mar 31, 2022

Do you ever dream of eating pizza? Learn what it means and what to do next here. 

Friday Feb 11, 2022

Buffalo wings are a tried and true American staple that will liven up any sporting event or party as well as make for a filling and tasty lunch or dinner.

Wings are endlessly customizable. You can serve them wet, dry or with sauce on the side. They can be breaded or not. Maybe you like flats or drums only, or perhaps you prefer boneless wings.

Wednesday Jan 12, 2022

Sub lovers everywhere debate the best cheese for a meatball sub. Most people stick to Italian cheeses for this iconic Italian-American classic. They also want cheeses that will melt well and result in a satisfying cheese pull. The cheese should have a delicate flavor that will not overshadow the juicy meatballs in zesty marinara.

That narrows it down to provolone or mozzarella cheese, the most popular choices at delis and restaurants from coast to coast. But which one is best?

Monday Jan 10, 2022

Your search for the “best lunch deals near me” ends here. When you’re looking for an affordable and tasty lunch in a hurry, Hungry Howie’s has you covered.

Our menu features delicious, filling lunch options for everyone, from warm and toasty oven-baked subs to pizzas with well-seasoned crusts to refreshing salads. You’re sure to find something that will satisfy your cravings. Hungry Howie’s has so many flavorful items to choose from:

Thursday Jan 06, 2022

What is on an Italian sub? This iconic submarine sandwich is a classic of Italian-American cuisine. Italian sub sandwiches were first prepared in Italian-American communities during the late 19th century in the Northeastern United States and are now widely enjoyed all over the country.

Wednesday Jan 05, 2022

There are seemingly countless chicken wing flavors. In our opinion, the flavor is the best part of the amazing side dish (or, hey, if you want to make a meal out of Howie Wings®, we think that's cool too). So, what are the best chicken wing flavors? We're continuously looking into which flavors our customers like the best so that we can bring you your favorite wings, and we've compiled the ultimate list.

Wednesday Jan 05, 2022

One of the most common questions we hear on the phone when customers are placing orders is, "what size is a large pizza?" It's an understandable ask, especially because different restaurants and chains may have different standards. You may also ask, "how many slices are in a large pie?" or "how many inches is a large pizza?" Since there are many different pizza sizes, these are all fair questions.

Wednesday Jan 05, 2022

It’s fun to make homemade pizza from scratch, but if you’re inexperienced with working with dough, you may not know how to make pizza crust. Working with ingredients like yeast can be intimidating for many cooks. There’s no reason to be scared of making pizza crust at home. With a few simple ingredients and some elbow grease and patience, you can be making pizza crusts that are chewy and perfectly seasoned.

Monday Dec 20, 2021

Do you ever find yourself craving a feel-good pizza, and no matter how hard you try, you can't get the pie off your mind? You are not alone. Pizza is a favorite food of the masses. It's a staple in many family's takeout routines. And it turns out that there's a scientific reason why so many people love pizza so much, as well as why it makes you feel so happy when you eat it.

Friday Dec 17, 2021

Which pizza is the best is a debate as old as, well, pizza. While everyone loves pizza in general, and very few would turn down this cheesy, saucy treat, everyone has their own thoughts about what makes a pizza the best pizza. Let's dive into the debate. And if you feel like making it real, order a couple of pies and do your own taste-test at home.

Tuesday Dec 14, 2021

You may have wondered how Hawaiian pizza got its name. The popular yet controversial pie is the creation of Sam Panopoulos. In 1962 at Satellite Restaurant in Chatham, Canada, Panopoulos was struck by genius and made the polarizing decision to put pineapple and ham or bacon atop the traditional cheesy, melty pizza we all know and love. Little did he know that he was making pizza history! It took customers some time to warm up to the unique flavor profile, but they came around eventually.

Friday Dec 10, 2021

Being as they're one of our favorite foods here at Hungry Howie's®, we had to ask the question of where did Buffalo wings originate? There are many variations on the delicious chicken dish, from extra hot and spicy to mild, boneless, crispy and fried, and more.

Monday Dec 06, 2021

Are you wondering where to order pizza for lunch or dinner? Look no further than Hungry Howie's®. We offer safe delivery and carryout orders, making it easy for you to get delicious pizza and menu items right to your door and onto your table as quickly as possible. Whether you're just looking for a small meal for yourself, or you need to feed a large group, Hungry Howie's® is the pizza place to turn to.