Best Pizza in North Carolina: Our 10 Favorites!

Cheese? Pepperoni? Hawaiian? Supreme? There are endless options for pizzas and everyone likes their Italian dish a bit different. Pizza is a staple, the comfort food everyone cannot wait to sink their teeth into—and in North Carolina it’s just the same. Whether you are down for a plain cheese pizza or you are ready to pile on the toppings, here are 10 pizza restaurants in North Carolina you do not want to miss out on.

1. Elizabeth’s Pizza and Bar, Wilmington, NC

Elizabeth’s Pizza of Wilmington offers pizza lovers with pizzas made fresh and from scratch. Elizabeth’s serves both specialty pizzas and make your own options. Everything from classical cheese to the vegetarian pizza, there is something for everyone. There is even gluten-free pizza available. The service provided is friendly and quick. In a hurry? Takeout allows you to pick up delicious food to leave with!

2. Lilly’s Pizza, Raleigh, NC

Home to award-winning pizza, Lilly’s Pizza was established in 1993 in the place of “a former biker bar.” With over a dozen awards, the pizza restaurant provides meals to customers with “natural, local and organic foods.” Vegan options are also available to customers and the establishment is flexible with those who have dietary restrictions. Live music by local artists is performed often on location. Stop by for dinner and a show!

3. Randy’s Pizza, Durham, NC

Randy’s Pizza of Durham, North Carolina, has been open and crafting quality pizza for over a decade. Focusing on fresh ingredients and high quality, each and every item is available for those who are wanting to dine in, be delivered to or for anyone who wants to take out.

4. Johnny’s Pizza, Apex and Cary, NC

Johnny’s Pizza has been open since 2005. Fast delivery or dine in, the restaurant offers what has been voted as Triangle’s best pizza by the Triangle Business Journal. Whether you are craving pizza for lunch or dinner, Johnny’s can deliver you with a high-quality meal option with only fresh and natural ingredients.

5. Salvio’s Pizzeria, Raleigh, NC

Owned and operated by family since 2005, Salvio’s is a place that pays attention to detail and quality. Not only is the dough, mozzarella, and produce prepared daily, the sauces are made on site. If you are looking for something to go with your pizza, “never frozen chicken wings and breast” may just hit the spot. Gluten allergy? There are gluten free options for you!

6. Blaze Pizza, Morrisville, NC

Said best by Blaze Pizza “exceptional quality at lighting fast speed is what we’re all about.” High quality, the fresh made pizzas will be ordered, cooked, and delivered fast for your taste buds to enjoy. Child friendly, the establishment keeps a friendly atmosphere. Blaze Pizza is your go-to stop for pizza if you value fast but quality food.

7. Uncle Maddio’s Pizza, High Point, NC

Founded in 2009, Uncle Maddio’s is a casual, family friendly pizza restaurant offering fresh pizza with plenty of options to choose from. Fussy eater? You have “three different dough options, six different sauce options and over 45 different cheese, meat or veggie toppings,” to choose from and you get to watch your pizza as it is built.

8. Tony’s Big Pizza, Charlotte, NC

Tony’s Big Pizza of Charlotte, North Carolina prides itself on the homemade sauce, fresh toppings, and hand-tossed pizza. As well as pizza, Tony’s provides salads, pasta and other Italian entrees and sandwiches. Offering both dine in and carry out, the casual atmosphere and the great food will bring you back again for more.

9. Salem Pizza, Salemburg, NC

Serving lunch and dinner, Salem Pizza is a buffet style restaurant. Serving both southern foods and pizza, it is both inexpensive and family/group friendly. Family ran, the pizza restaurant offers a large variety and a clean, pleasant environment. One of the popular items on the menu is the dessert pizza.

10. Christopher’s Pizza, Calabash, NC

Serving those in Calabash, North Carolina area New York style pizza, Christopher’s Pizza has been named as one of the “best pizza in the area” by many previous customers. Christopher’s Pizza provides easy access with delivery, take out and dine in options. Service is fast and friendly if you are in search of a quick bite to eat.

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