September 18, 2012
Matt Rourke photo

In this Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2012 photo, the owners of Pizza Brain, from left, Joseph Hunter, Michael Carter, Ryan Anderson, and Brian Dwyer work the storefront in Philadelphia. Hundreds of people turned out for the grand opening of Pizza Brain this month in Philadelphia’s Fishtown neighborhood. It’s a restaurant where visitors can eat a slice or two of artisan pie while gawking at a pizza-related photos, records, knickknacks and videos. Though only a portion of the massive collection is on display, Dwyer says the items will be rotated so there’s always something new to see.

Matt Rourke photo

In this Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2012 photo, Brian Dwyer displays his tattoo during an interview with the Associated Press at Pizza Brain in Philadelphia. Hundreds of people turned out for the grand opening of Pizza Brain this month in Philadelphia’s Fishtown neighborhood. It’s a restaurant where visitors can eat a slice or two of artisan pie while gawking at a pizza-related photos, records, knickknacks and videos. Though only a portion of the massive collection is on display, Dwyer says the items will be rotated so there’s always something new to see.

Matt Rourke photo

In this Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2012 photo, Joseph Hunter tosses a pizza in the air at Pizza Brain in Philadelphia. Hundreds of people turned out for the grand opening of Pizza Brain this month in Philadelphia’s Fishtown neighborhood. It’s a restaurant where visitors can eat a slice or two of artisan pie while gawking at a pizza-related photos, records, knickknacks and videos.

Matt Rourke photo

In this Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2012 photo, a costumer eats a slice at Pizza Brain in Philadelphia. Hundreds of people turned out for the grand opening of Pizza Brain this month in Philadelphia’s Fishtown neighborhood. It’s a restaurant where visitors can eat a slice or two of artisan pie while gawking at a pizza-related photos, records, knickknacks and videos.

Matt Rourke photo

In this Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2012 photo, Brian Dwyer tells a costumer their order is ready at Pizza Brain in Philadelphia. Hundreds of people turned out for the grand opening of Pizza Brain this month in Philadelphia’s Fishtown neighborhood. It’s a restaurant where visitors can eat a slice or two of artisan pie while gawking at a pizza-related photos, records, knickknacks and videos.

Matt Rourke photo

In this Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2012 photo, a costumer view pizza memorabilia while they wait for their slices at Pizza Brain in Philadelphia. Hundreds of people turned out for the grand opening of Pizza Brain this month in Philadelphia’s Fishtown neighborhood. It’s a restaurant where visitors can eat a slice or two of artisan pie while gawking at a pizza-related photos, records, knickknacks and videos.

Matt Rourke photo

In this Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2012 photo, a costumers walk with their slices in front of Pizza Brain in Philadelphia. Hundreds of people turned out for the grand opening of Pizza Brain this month in Philadelphia’s Fishtown neighborhood. It’s a restaurant where visitors can eat a slice or two of artisan pie while gawking at a pizza-related photos, records, knickknacks and videos.

Matt Rourke photo

In this Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2012 photo, Brian Dwyer serves up a costumer’s order at Pizza Brain in Philadelphia. Hundreds of people turned out for the grand opening of Pizza Brain this month in Philadelphia’s Fishtown neighborhood. It’s a restaurant where visitors can eat a slice or two of artisan pie while gawking at a pizza-related photos, records, knickknacks and videos.