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Vegetarian Delights of NYC–Jalapeno Pie at Famous Pizza

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You can feel your lips burning, and stomach churning, by just looking at this jalapeno pie (click for heartburn)

Elmhurst is the location of the original Famous Pizza, a chain which has spread to locations as far-flung as the East Village and Jersey City. It’s still the best by far, though the Jackson Heights branch comes close. This chain caters to vegetarian Indians by providing single-person pies, each with a single vegetable topping. While the tender-tongued with head for the broccoli version, say, those with a lust for spiciness with grab the jalapeno, smothered in fresh green chiles selected for their hotness. We challenge you to eat the whole thing in one sitting. 83-07 Broadway, Elmhurst, Queens, 718-271-3000 

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