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The 7 Best Pizzas In Birmingham, Alabama

Very little beats the taste of a good pie, so we set out to find the very best pizza in Birmingham, Alabama. From classic Italian pizzas through to traditional New York style, there is something here for all pizza lovers.

All you have to do is grab a friend, forget about the diet and head down to one of the delicious pizza joints.

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1. Post Office Pies

A funky pizzeria set in a former post office, this is where you’ll get the best wood-fire-blistered pies in all of Alabama. Order at the counter, grab a cocktail and get ready to dig in.

Order The Swine: Tomato Sauce, Pecorino Romano, House-Made Sausage, Slab Bacon, Molanari & Sons Pepperoni, Aged Mozzarella, Basil.

2. Davenport’s Pizza Palace

This family-owned pizzeria is old school at its very best. The dough and sauce are made from scratch in their own kitchen for a fresh, one-of-a-kind taste. The key here is that the standard never dips; every single pizza is as wonderfully glorious as the last.

3. Bettola

Bettola is a brick oven pizzeria in Birmingham serving up wood-fired artisanal pizzas. These beauties are proper Neapolitan in style, with a thin base with a puffed-up pillowy edge, blistered from the intense heat of the wood-fired oven. The centre remains a little soft.

4. Tortugas

This great deep dish pizza is the place to come for a serious feast. They top it with mounds of mozzarella cheese, fresh toppings, and their tangy tomato sauce.

Their pies are slowly baked in seasoned cast iron pans until the crust is golden and flaky and they are served right out of the pan at the table.

best pizza Birmingham Alabama

5. Pies and Pints

Pies and Pints does delicious pizza by the slice and by the pie. All of their specialty pies begin with a blend of provolone & mozzarella on their house-made, hand-tossed dough. Try the Grape and Gorgonzola! As for the pints? Their friendly staff are ready to answer your questions about what beer pairs best from their great range of craft brews.

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6. Pazzo Big Slice

Pazzo’s really do live up to there name! When you get a slice from Pazzo, it truly is a big slice.

It’s a bit thicker than a thin crust, which makes it’s fluffy and light and it’s not overloaded with cheese, so you could opt for two slices or more!

7. Your Pie

At Your Pie, you control your pizza destiny, so go ahead—customise your perfect, 10-inch pie. They’ll cook it to order in their signature brick oven in less than four minutes! Pizza can be made vegetarian, vegan, dairy-free or gluten-free. These pies always hit the spot.

Sarah Clayton-Lea

Co-founder of Big 7 Travel, Sarah created the company through her passion for championing the world's best food and travel experiences. Before her career in digital media, where she previously held roles such as Editor of Food&Wine Ireland, Sarah worked in the hospitality industry in Dublin and New York.

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