When it comes to rating cheap pizza, the buck stops here.
That means he'll have to eat hundreds of low-budget slices. Pass the Prilosec.
Using grades from 1 to 5 for cheese, sauce and crust, he reports the results on his Instagram, "Dollar Pizza Slice NYC," which now has more than 1,600 followers. He began the two-year project in August, telling PIX 11 he tries to cover seven or eight places a week.
"In the long run, that's one slice of pizza a day, but I try not to eat pizza every day," he said.
Speaking of the long run, Balagtas, a New Jersey resident who works in Manhattan, runs marathons. He says that helps him "offset" the pizza intake.
According to ABC News, the 30-year-old hatched the venture on a $100 bet with a co-worker that he could eat pizza "all the time."
Even months later, he still insists to Elite Daily that for the perfect end to a night, "I think dollar pizza does that the best."