The Ultimate Pizza Costume Guide: Inspiration, Where To Buy + DIY Resources

The beauty of Halloween is that it evolves throughout the different stages of a person’s life. Young adults, parents and children have fun while celebrating in different ways.

Some people love the candy. Others love the costumes. Some love seeing the joy on their kid’s face while trick or treating. Some people love getting drunk and going to a party.

My favorite part about Halloween is dressing up. It is a fun way to express yourself. I get particularly nostalgic about my Halloween costume in 2011. I dressed up as a slice of pizza.

My pizza slice costume was a last minute endeavor. After researching online and a trip to the craft store, my mom was kind enough to help me create the costume.

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That evening, my friends and I went to a Halloween party. My costume was a huge hit that received many compliments.

Are you considering dressing up in a pizza-themed costume this Halloween? I encourage it.

Our resource is designed to get you inspired and help you create the perfect pizza costume (for yourself, a significant other, a child or a pet) or to just buy one quickly for your Halloween festivities.

10 Pizza Costume Ideas

We found the ten absolute best pizza costumes for you, from adult costumes and kid costumes to pet costumes and fun pizza accessories.

Pizza Poncho.

Adult Pizza Poncho

It’s a bird. It’s a plane. It’s a pizza poncho!

Pizza Dress.

Double Ruffle Let's Dance Dress

Monica + Andy

What’s cute and white and has pizza all over? This insanely adorable dress for babies, toddlers and kids up to size 10!

Pizza Sunglasses.


Pizza sunglasses are always a good idea.

Pizza Hoodie Sweatshirt + Sweatpants.

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I mean, do we even need to convince you to buy this? Regardless of Halloween celebrations, this hoodie sweatsuit is an absolute dream any day of the week.

Pet Pizza.


Is there anything better than a pizza pet? LOOK. AT. THIS. CAT. Pssst. they also have a dog option…

Pizza Hat.

Windy City Novelties

Break me off a pizzzza that, pizza hat.

Inflatable Pizza Suit.

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Party City

Get yourself a pepperoni pizza costume that doubles as a pool float because, why not. It could come in handy if you’re celebrating somewhere warm and want to go for a swim… Be a pizza life raft, friend.

Pizza Onesie Jumpsuit.



Two words: pizza jumpsuit. Okay, three: pepperoni pizza jumpsuit. This is basically an adult onesie with a hood. It zips. It ZIPS.

Pizza Slice.

Pizza Slice Adult Halloween Costume


A classic pepperoni and mushroom pizza slice out in the wild.

Pizza Server.


Our personal favorite costume, a pizza server! Pro tip: dress your kid up and have him deliver pizza slices door to door and you’re officially the world’s best neighbor.

Pizza Costume Inspiration

Need inspiration for your pizza costume? We’ve got you covered!

Below are examples of pizza costumes for women, men, children and pets. May we also suggest a pizza throwing a pizza party in your pizza costumes? Invite your friends to come as food and you’ll see some even more fun costume ideas. What’s that old joke? A hot dog, cupcake, taco and pizza walk into a party…

Men/Women Pizza Costumes

Adults of all ages can enjoy looking like their favorite food on Halloween. Stores around the country sell pizza costumes for adults. What’s your favorite topping? What’s your favorite type of pizza — deep dish, thin crust, or something else? No matter what your preference is, you’re likely to find a costume that fits your style either online or in a store.

If for any reason you can’t find your perfect costume in a store, consider spending some time crafting it by hand. This is a great opportunity to show your creative side. Plus, you just can’t beat a good food costume.


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Professional cosplayer Olivia Mears took to her sewing machine to create a full pizza costume. With intricate details like mushrooms, olives, and the essential pepperoni slices, this costume is certain to “wow” an audience.

If you’re feeling overwhelmed by the professionalism of Olivia’s costume, have no worries. Even novices can create their own pizza costume from scratch.


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Here, Amanda must have paid a visit to a craft store to source the items for her costume. She even found a fun pizza hat to top it off. No matter what your skill level is, you can still create a pizza costume for Halloween!

If you don’t have enough time on your hands, you can always hop back online to buy a costume. Services like Amazon Prime can get packages delivered to you overnight, so even the worst procrastinators can get their pizza costume in time for the holidays.


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Alyssa paired her store-bought outfit with cute black heels and leggings. This is a quick on-the-go costume for when you’re feeling fancy but still want to honor your favorite food.

You can also team up with other friends to match pizza costumes. Double the pizza is double the fun! Consider asking your friends if they’d be interested in doing a group pizza costume for Halloween this year.

While these two didn’t dress up for Halloween specifically, they showcased their pizza costumes during Pizzadelphia Fest. This goes to show that pizza costumes can be worn year-round, for any pizza-celebrating occasion.


Couples Pizza Costumes

Some people have two loves in life: Pizza, and their significant other.

We’ve seen the classic couples costumes:

  • Cupid and an arrow,
  • Tarzan and Jane,
  • King and Queen,
  • Etc.

But what is more romantic than pairing up with your boo and dressing up like your favorite food? By wearing pizza costume matched with your loved one, you’ll truly be the cheesiest couple on Halloween.

Below are some awesome examples of couples dressed up as pizza.

This couple did a fun spin on a paired costume by having one of them be the pizza, and the other one being the “pizza man”. Consider this costume delivered.


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Baby and Toddler Pizza Costumes

Parents all around the country have a hard decision to make when it comes to Halloween: what should they dress their child up as? Sure, you could go with a simple ghost, vampire, or candy corn — but why be simple when you could steal the show with a child’s pizza costume?

We scoured the internet and found the cutest children pizza costumes out there. Enjoy!


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This proud mom joined in on the fun with a pizza t-shirt. Her kid looks so cute as a pizza slice, and her caption game is amazing.

Children Pizza Costumes

No one enjoys Halloween more than children. It’s a magical time filled with family, spookiness, candy, and — of course — plenty of opportunities to eat pizza.

As kids grow up, they’ll get the chance to pick out their own type of costume. Pizza is a food enjoyed by all ages, so we aren’t surprised that there are plenty of examples of kids dressed as pizza.



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Families can join in on the fun, too. Here, the parents are the chefs, and their children are two little slices. What a great photo opp!

Dog Pizza Costumes

While it may not be suitable for dogs to eat pizza, some pets have been known to sneak a bite or two. Get your pup ready for their costume party debut with these dog costume ideas!


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Corgis are automatically adorable no matter what they wear, and this pup in a pizza costume is no exception. Just look at that face!

Cat Pizza Costumes

While cats may be a bit more reluctant to put a costume on for Halloween, some are more tolerant than others. If there’s one thing people possibly like taking photos of more than themselves, it’s their pets.

We’ll assume that the below cats are perfectly fine with being dressed up, and no humans were harmed in the making of these pictures.


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This cat doesn’t look too pleased to be dressed up as a pizza, but that may just be his face.


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We predict that the costume was taken off approximately 10 seconds after this photo was taken.

Where to Buy Pizza Costumes

There are many places to buy a pizza costume. When deciding which costume to buy we suggest taking things into consideration like reviews, photos, shipping times (don’t wait until the last minute!), return policy and price.

We love using Amazon to buy pizza costumes because you can’t beat free 2-day shipping! If you want to shop in person, be sure to check out department stores like Walmart and Target for affordable options, or speciality Halloween stores like Spirit Halloween and Party City. Here are some of our favorite pizza Halloween costumes.

DIY Pizza Costume Resources

Looking to make your own homemade pizza costume? Below is a list of DIY resources to help you out!We absolutely love creating our own costumes at home rather than the one size fits all model. Whether you’re looking for women’s costumes, men’s costumes, plus size costumes, dog costumes or cat costumes, remember, you can do it yourself! Pepperoni felt, why not!?

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As for supplies, your best bet is to go to a local craft store like Hobby Lobby or Michael’s. Better yet, you can get your supplies delivered directly to you if you order online.

Want a more sustainable option? Consider upcycling fabric from a secondhand store like Goodwill or Salvation Army. That way, you’re being nicer to the planet and you’re likely to get the supplies for a cheap cost.


Halloween is considered one of the best holidays of the year. It is a fun chance for people of all ages to let loose, get dressed up, and eat lots of candy.

There are many options available for your Halloween outfit — both store-bought and handmade — and if you’re a true lover of pizza, you can easily find a costume from this list that will help you celebrate your favorite food.

Want to be the life of the party? Wear a pizza costume and bring pizza to your Halloween event. That way, you’ll bring new meaning to the phrase “you are what you eat” — plus, your friends will thank you.

Have you dressed up like pizza for Halloween? Let us know in the comments!