A poll of 2,000 adults who regularly purchase the popular dish found they’ll eat it seven times a month on average.
This includes a combination of takeaway and shop-bought pizzas – amounting to £70 a month or more than £750 a year.
And those residing in the North East tuck into it more than anywhere else in the UK – enjoying nine pies a month.
Commissioned by Chicago Town, the study also found 35 per cent consider the dish to be the UK’s favourite fast food.

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Pizza brings people together
However, the study found slow delivery times and poor-quality service mean more and more pizza fans are opting for a home cooked version.
Rachel Bradshaw, spokesperson for Chicago Town Takeaway pizza – which can be delivered to your door via grocery service Gorillas and cooked at home, within 30 minutes – said: “Pizza is all about getting together.
“Whether it’s a midweek treat with the family, or with

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