Las Vegas Pizza Chef Wins Award

A Las Vegas pizzaiolo has won an award. Chef Michael Vakneen won first place for the southwest region, at the International Pizza Challenge, at the International Pizza Expo 2023 convention here in Las Vegas.

Mr. Vakneen is a chef at the Las Vegas restaurant Pop Up Pizza at the Plaza Las Vegas Hotel and Casino. His winning pizza called the Champ’s Pie will be available to taste on May 5th at Pop Up Pizza from 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

You can learn more about Pop Up Pizza at the Plaza by clicking here.