Winner of the East Bay's Best Pizza. Winner of the East Bay's Best Family Restaurant and Winner of the East Bay's Best Kid Friendly Restaurant. On May 3, 1974, Kent Ipsen's mother and father opened Skipolini's Pizza in Clayton, California. Over the past three and a half decades, communities have changed and our company has grown, but the philosophy behind our business has never wavered; Provide high quality food in a unique, family friendly environment, at affordable prices. We look forward to serving you.