After a hard day's work, with little energy and less enthusiasm, it may seem easier to give in, ring the local pizzeria or Chinese takeaway and heat everything up in the microwave.
I enquired politely whether it was possible to buy a pizza at the pizzeria - not an entirely unreasonable request - but was met by a gentle shaking of the head.
His foodservice customers primarily consist of distributors, hotels, pizzerias and national account restaurants.
We'd sit in cafes and bakeries and fine Italian restaurants and pizzerias in Little Italy, eating canolis and margarita pizza (cheese and olive oil,) and gelato.
We rode past small shops and street vendors, restaurants and pizzerias , drinking the atmosphere in with the occasional whiff of good food.
Bagging groceries for the elderly, scrubbing dishes at pizzerias or flipping greasy burgers at a McJob is about as glamorous as employment gets for most 16-year-olds.
The chain pizzerias like Pizza Hut and Sbarro are few and far-between for such a populated area; it's as though they have the decorum to lay low in one of the world's pizza capitals.
For food, the two would go to fancy restaurants or pizzerias , all within walking distance.
Although a meal in smart restaurants such as Nobu and Il Teatro may inflict a heart attack on your bank manager, eating and drinking need not be restricted to cafés and pizzerias .
The most popular restaurants are steak houses and pizzerias .