15 Williamsburg Pizza Joints That Will Make Your Mouth Water!
Williamsburg Pizza Joints That Will Make Your Mouth Water!
When you think of pizza, the first place that comes to mind is probably not Williamsburg, Virginia. But because it’s a college town that’s always bustling with visitors from all over the country to see Williamsburg attractions, there are actually a number of excellent pizza joints in town.
Whether you love New York or Detroit-style pizza, you’ll be sure to find the perfect piece of pie for your tastebuds. Plus, there are tons of other restaurants in Colonial Williamsburg for every palate to enjoy.
Best Pizza Williamsburg Locals Recommend
For all the pizza fanatics visiting Williamsburg, we’ve compiled this list of our top 15 Williamsburg pizza joints that will make your mouth water! From romantic sit-down spots to convenient grab-and-go locations, these are the pizza places that Williamsburg, VA, locals go to grab a slice.
Plus, as a person visiting from out of town, these eateries are great to grab a bite at while learning facts about Williamsburg. It is a very historical city, after all.
1 | Sal’s By Victor | If you’re looking for the perfect sit-down pizza restaurant with some of the most authentic pizza outside of Italy, look no further than Sal’s By Victor. Serving up brick oven pizza, generously loaded with fresh, quality toppings, this award-winning Williamsburg pizza joint is excellent when it comes to food and service. The chef studied culinary arts in Italy and has worked at some of the finest restaurants in Europe. Sal’s is wonderfully family-friendly, offering a great kids’ menu. On Friday nights, the eatery has live Italian music. Pair that with an extensive wine list and you’ve got date night sorted.
WHERE: 1242 Richmond Rd, Williamsburg, VA 23185 | WHO: 757-220-2641
2 | Antonio’s Ristorante Italiano | Don’t let Antonio’s location in a strip mall fool you. This small, cozy spot is one of the finest Italian restaurants in Williamsburg, VA. The Sicilian chef here makes mouthwatering, authentic pizza from a family recipe, using only the finest, freshest ingredients. Vegetarian? There are lots of options for you here! Antonio’s even has a cauliflower crust pizza for gluten-free guests. For a formal sit-down dinner or for pizza to-go, this is a restaurant you have to try. We love the Caprese pizza, with fresh mozzarella, vine ripened tomatoes, garlic, olive oil, basil, balsamic glaze and arugula.
WHERE: 801 Merrimac Trail Suite E, Williamsburg, VA 23185 | WHO: 757-258-5300
3 | Anna’s Brick Oven Pizza-Pasta | Serving authentic brick-oven pizza made with a Sicilian family recipe, Anna’s Brick Oven Pizza is sure to impress even the biggest pizza snobs. The restaurant’s “old world-style” pizza has a light, crispy crust and a delicious array of toppings you won’t find at your standard pizzeria (think sundried tomatoes, eggplant and prosciutto). The service here makes you feel like you’re family, and the atmosphere is warm and inviting. It’s no wonder Anna’s won the 2020 Best of Coastal Virginia Reader’s Choice Award. We recommend the Pizza Mira Mare (seafood pizza) and the delectable Pesto Chicken pizza.
WHERE: 2021-D, Richmond Rd, Williamsburg, VA 23185 | WHO: 757-229-5952
4 | Olde Towne Pizza & Pasta | This family-owned-and-operated pizza and pasta spot is known for its authentic Italian cuisine and super friendly service. The restaurant makes its own pizza sauce from scratch and uses only the freshest, highest quality ingredients as toppings. Olde Towne’s outstanding pizza won the 2020 TripAdvisor Traveler’s Choice Award. With a relaxed, ambient atmosphere and a great wine list, it’s the perfect place for a romantic date. There’s a lovely outdoor patio to sit area to sit in while you enjoy your pie. We highly recommend the Sicilian Deep Dish pizza. It’s flavorful, fresh and will make you want to come back again and again.
WHERE: 5540 Olde Towne Rd, Williamsburg, VA 23188 | WHO: 757-253-7846
5 | Mellow Mushroom Williamsburg | This hip pizza chain has a relaxing, cool vibe and serves up stone-baked pizzas with creative flavor combinations. Mellow Mushroom does everything its own way, including making its own pizza crusts and sauce with no additives or preservatives. Any of the pizzas can be customized to be vegetarian, vegan or gluten-free. Enjoy your slice with a glass of one of the 30 beers the restaurant has on tap, including local Virginia brews. Mellow Mushroom has indoor and outdoor seating, along with great service. We love the Cuban-inspired Wild in Havana pizza, with jerk marinated pork and a mayo-mustard drizzle.
WHERE: 110 S Henry St, Williamsburg, VA 23185 | WHO: 757-903-4762
6 | Zaahhh! | Head to The Bake Shop from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Friday evenings and you’ll get to taste the locally-loved Zaahhh! pizza. The delicious Detroit-style deep dish pizza comes with a thick crust, crisp edges and killer seasonal ingredients. Every Friday evening becomes a special occasion with locals and visitors flocking to order some of the best pizza in Williamsburg. You have to place your orders online or in person, so get in early or you might miss out altogether. The creative toppings are constantly changing, with past favorites like Broccolini and Sausage Pie and a house-made Pastrami Pie.
WHERE: The Bake Shop, 204 Armistead Ave, Williamsburg, VA 23185 | WHO: 757-808-7056
7 | FTH Pizza | This local takeout pizza joint in the Lightfoot area of Williamsburg has a devoted following for its incredible wood-fired pizza. The concept? “Farm-to-fire” pizzas, using seasonal, locally-sourced ingredients like local artisanal cheeses and farm-fresh veggies. Get your order in as early as you can because with pizza like this, FTH Pizza runs out of dough and can’t make any more. We love the Spicy Cappi pizza, with tomato sauce, fresh mozzarella, coppa ham, chili flakes and house-made hot honey. For dessert, try the restaurant’s famous cannoli.
WHERE: 312 Lightfoot Rd K, Williamsburg, VA 23188 | WHO: 757-808-6416
8 | Little Charlie’s Pizza | This little hole in the wall pizza spot serves hand-tossed New York-style pizza that’s as authentic as it comes. The owner is originally from Brooklyn, NY, where he worked in his father’s pizzeria, so he knows what he’s doing. At Little Charlie’s Pizza, you can grab a slice or a whole pie at very affordable prices. The slices of pizza are so big that they barely fit on a plate. Little Charlie’s makes everything in-house, from the dough to the sauces, and uses fresh, quality ingredients. It’s this attention to detail, along with great service, that makes locals and visitors keep coming back for more.
WHERE: 4511 John Tyler Hwy Unit C, Williamsburg, VA 23188 | WHO: 757-259-7955
9 | Giuseppe’s Italian Restaurant | Giuseppe’s is where Williamsburg locals go to eat excellent Italian cuisine on special occasions, with an elegant atmosphere that’s still comfortable for a casual dinner. The restaurant’s flavorful, individual-sized gourmet pizzas are made with attention to detail and the freshest ingredients. We love the #6 with fresh spinach, bacon, red onion and feta cheese, and the vegetarian-friendly #9 with wild mushrooms, goat cheese, roasted garlic and truffle oil. Giuseppe’s welcoming, friendly staff will make you feel like family.
WHERE: 5525 Olde Towne Rd, Williamsburg, VA 23188 | WHO: 757-565-1977
10 | New York Deli & Pizza | This hidden gem serves authentic New York-style deli food right here in Williamsburg, including delicious New York-style pizza. The award-winning, family-owned restaurant has a casual, family-friendly dining room, as well as offering quick and easy carry-out. The pizza menu is simple but delicious, and includes ingredients like fresh basil, feta cheese and meatballs. The pizzeria has a gluten-free pizza and a few excellent vegetarian options, including its wildly popular White Pizza.
WHERE: 6546 Richmond Rd, Williamsburg, VA 23188 | WHO: 757-564-9258
11 | Blaze Pizza | This hip pizza chain serves up personal-sized pizzas in a very different way: You get to choose the crust, toppings and sauces. Plus, you get to watch your pie made in front of you. While there are some delicious pre-designed pizzas, the most fun is building your own from scratch and getting as creative as you like. The pizzeria caters to different dietary restrictions, offering a cauliflower crust, vegan cheese and even a keto crust. Blaze Pizza is counter pick-up only, but it has a cool urban vibe and fast, friendly service.
WHERE: 5134 Main St, Williamsburg, VA 23188 | WHO: 757-255-1949
12 | Jamestown Pie Company | Locally owned by a father and son who love pies of all kinds, the slogan of Jamestown Pie Company is “because round food is good food.” That, of course, includes pizza pies – and the pizzeria has some seriously delicious gourmet pizzas to choose from. Local favorites are The River Crab Pie, with white sauce and jumbo lump crab meat, and The Cheese Steak, a pizza version of the famous Philly sandwich. Jamestown Pie Company has a small customer area inside and an outdoor seating area for those who want to dig in as soon as they get their pizza. Oh, and don’t forget dessert! You’ll have dozens of sweet pies to choose from.
WHERE: 1804 Jamestown Rd, Williamsburg, VA 23185 | WHO: 757-229-7775
13 | Maurizio’s Italian Restaurant | This family-friendly Italian restaurant has been a local favorite since 1984, and serves outstanding pizzas made from a Sicilian family recipe. You can choose to eat your pizza in the attractive dining room or outside on the inviting patio. We love the Drunk Grandma Square Pizza, with pink vodka sauce, mozzarella, fresh basil and parmigiano cheese, and the exquisite Pizza Napolitana, which includes grilled eggplant as a topping. Impeccable service, reasonable prices and a great wine list are some of the factors that keep locals and visitors coming back for more.
WHERE: 264E McLaws Cir, Williamsburg, VA 23185 | WHO: 757-229-0337
14 | Craft 31 | This tucked-away local Williamsburg bar has 31 different craft beers, as well as (you guessed it) some of the best pizza in town. Craft 31 is famous for its Bottoms Up Loaded Pizza, which is definitely loaded with delicious toppings, but there are even more creative pizzas on the menu. The Mexican Pizza combines the deliciousness of tacos and pizza, with ground beef, jalapenos, onions, shredded lettuce, salsa and sour cream. There’s also the Rockefeller, topped with smoked oysters, bacon and spinach. With a famously friendly staff and comfortable indoor and outdoor seating, you’ll enjoy the atmosphere. Plus, you have to try the dessert! Check out the Triple Chocolate Chip Brownie if you’re a chocolate lover.
WHERE: 3701 Strawberry Plains Rd, Williamsburg, VA 23188 | WHO: 757-378-3268
15 | Two Sisters Pizzeria | As soon as you walk into this old-fashioned mom and pop pizzeria, you’re met with delicious smells and friendly service. Two Sisters has served up New York-style pizza in Williamsburg for more than 20 years, so it’s a local staple. The dining room is small and simple, as is the menu, but the thin crust pizza is flavorful and delicious with homemade dough and sauce.
WHERE: 4506 John Tyler Hwy, Williamsburg, VA 23185 | WHO: 757-258-1600
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Last Thoughts on the Best Williamsburg Pizza
There are so many great pizza joints in Williamsburg, Virginia, it’s a paradise for pizza lovers. You can grab a slice on the go or enjoy an upscale dining experience, depending on what you’re in the mood for. Take your pick from this list of our 15 favorite Williamsburg pizzerias and your tastebuds will thank you for it. For more foodie guides, visit our Westgate Resorts Travel Blog.
* Westgate Resorts is in no way affiliated with the attractions featured in this article. Items or places listed are current as of the publishing date of this article. Please call or visit the respective website for the most up-to-date offerings and details.
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