Celebrating the mathematical constant pi (3.14), Pie Day on March 14 is a great excuse to indulge in a tasty slice of pie. Below is a list of five bakeries where you can order a whole pie or sample a slice or a mini hand-pie. The great quality of ingredients and housemade crusts make the pies from these vendors especially delicious. In fact, these pies are so good, you will want to eat them year round, not just on Pie Day!
Dangerously Delicious Pies 
1339 H St. N.E.
Washington, DC 20002
(202) 450-1292

Dangerously Delicious Pies is great because they make both sweet and savory pies. Choose from pies like chili pie, hot rod potato pie and ratatouille pie. Then for dessert, you can sample chocolate chess pie, sweet roasted apple cinnamon pie and even pancake batter pie! Track down their truck to get a slice, or contact them to order a whole pie. If you can’t get to them, don’t worry because they offer delivery! See their website for details and pricing.

Pie Sisters
3423 M St. N.W.
Washington, DC 20007
(202) 338-7437

The Pie Sisters bakery is a DC staple, and for good reason. Not only are their pies delicious, but they offer pies in a variety of different sizes. You can enjoy tiny pie bites, mini pie cups, slices of pie and whole nine inch pies. Their decadent pies come in flavors like cookies n cream, s’mores and lemonberry. Visit their cute Georgetown bakery when you can!

Woodmoor Pastry Shop 
10127 Colesville Road
Silver Spring, MD 20901
(301) 593-7667

This local favorite sells all kinds of wonderful baked goods, including an array of delicious pie. Their Boston cream pie is sweet and delicious, and their classic pies like apple, blueberry and peach are equally as popular. They also offer flavors like lemon meringue, key lime and chocolate pie. Many flavors are also offered in a mini version. Stop by to pick one up, or you can order them in advance as well.

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Baked And Wired 
1052 Thomas Jefferson St. N.W.
Washington, DC 20007
(703) 663-8727

All of Baked and Wired’s wonderful pies are made from scratch daily, so you are guaranteed to get a perfect pie. They have a plethora of flavors, and the hard part is just choosing which one you want to try. The Very Berry features a blueberry, raspberry and blackberry pie in a double crust, while the Peach Cream involves custard with peaches baked in, topped with a lattice crust. For something really sinful, try the Pecan Kahlua Chocolate Chip Pie. If you don’t need a whole pie, consider trying one of their five inch handpies, which come in a few flavors like apple, blueberry and peach.

Livin’ The Pie Life
2166 N. Glebe Road
Arlington, VA
(703) 244-2775

Livin’ The Pie Life has some seriously incredible pies, including a coconut cream pie, sweet potato praline and Bailey’s chocolate cream pie. You can order pies online for delivery or pick-up, and you can even join a pie of the month club! Clearly, this bakery takes pie seriously! See their website for seasonal pies which are offered at certain times of the year.

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Priya Konings is a freelance writer and restaurant critic in Washington D.C. Her work can be found at Examiner.com.