If there’s one dish most anyone can agree on- it’s pizza! It’s the ultimate comfort food offering a myriad of variations and styles that are easy to customize, even for the pickiest of pizza lovers. (Feature image courtesy of Mellow Mushroom)
Wood firing pizza at All Souls Pizza
Asheville’s unique culinary scene has its part in influencing creative takes on pizza pies, including distinct kinds of pizza ranging from old-school, New York-style to contemporary with unusual (but delicious!) toppings. Whether you love baked, grilled or wood fired pizza, Asheville has it all- with plenty of options for dietary restrictions like gluten-free pizza and vegan pizza.
Pizza tossing at 828 Family Pizzeria, Asheville
Below you’ll find a list of locally loved pizza restaurants in and around Asheville, ranging from high-end to off the beaten path. Some more casual pizza places in Asheville have arcade games, ping-pong, pool tables and more. Asheville Pizza & Brewing Company has a dine-in movie theatre and arcade room, making it an ideal “pizza night” destination for families. With 30+ breweries in Asheville alone, many pizzerias have plenty of local brews on tap for that classic duo of pizza and craft beer. See local Breweries in Asheville.
Insider’s Tip: Order take out and hop on the Blue Ridge Parkway for pizza and sunset views. See our Best Spots for Sunrise & Sunsets for ideas. Also, many local pizza places deliver to nearby Asheville hotels if you want to order in. See listings for menu and delivery options.