Who doesn’t love pizza? Especially when it’s made by local Birmingham restaurant owners dedicated to serving up slices of perfect pies. If you’re in need of some quality pizza, than why not try these five Birmingham restaurants?
610 Preserve Pkwy, Suite 100
Hoover, AL 35226
Vecchia is an Italian restaurant located at the Preserve in Hoover. While they serve various traditional Italian dishes, salads and some delicious cannoli, they also serve a wonderful brick oven pizza. You can choose from a variety of toppings, ranging from house-made meatballs and Kalamata Olives. Or, you can choose from specialty pizzas, such as Margarita D.O.P and Arrabbita. Vecchia also sources as many ingredients as they can from Italy in the hopes of providing their costumers with the most authentic experience.
1200 20th Street South, Suite 100
Birmingham, AL 35205
The originator of the hand tossed, stone-baked classic Southern pizza, Mellow Mushroom started in the 1970’s and grooved on in hippy style ever since. It’s a great place to bring your friends and chill out while you munch on some Magical Mystery Tour Pizza. Mellow Mushroom is also close to UAB’s campus as well as many Birmingham apartments, like the Dulion apartment community.
2837 Cahaba Road
Mountain Brook, AL 35223
Located in Mountain Brook Village, Davenport Pizza Palace claims to be one of the first pizza places in the South. They feed the Mountain Brook community with their traditional-style pizzas, including a vegetarian option. It’s a Southern classic that’ll thrill every pizza fan.
725 29th St S
Birmingham, AL 35233
Slice works with local farmers to create the freshest pizza possible from their location in the neighborhood of Lakeview. They serve a variety of specialty pizzas that utilize these ingredients, such as the Basic Pesto and the Little Piggy. It’s a local Birmingham restaurant treasure that you won’t want to miss.
209 41st Street South
Birmingham, AL 35242
Found in the trendy center of Avondale, this pizza joint is fun and fabulous. Customers can order either a custom or specialty pizza and have it “mailed” right to their table. Post Office Pies also serve salads and cheesy bread, some of which come with toppings, like their Pepperoni Chunk Cheese Bread.