Colony Grill Or Rico’s Pizza: Hot Oil Pizza War In StamfordColony Grill has been a Connecticut staple for many years. Rico’s Pizza has only been around since mid-2011 and is already creating a buzz. Why are these two places mentioned in the same paragraph and often in the same sentence? Colony’s bar -style pizza and Rico’s are virtually identical, almost. Along with similar pizza recipes, both places have something else in common, father and son duo Walter and Jonathan Martinez that once worked for Colony, helped Rico Imbrogno open, yes you guessed it, Rico’s Pizza.