Ask anyone what their favorite food is, and chances are they’ll say pizza. Whether you love New York style, thin crust, all the toppings or just plain cheese -- the Jackson area has you covered! Pizza is the perfect choice for everyone! It’s affordable, portable, and downright delicious!
Here is just a handful of the many mouth-watering pizzas Jackson has to offer.
The Pizza Shack
A Jackson staple for over 10 years, the locally owned pizzeria will satisfy all of your pizza needs. From classic pies to specialties like Chicken Fijita, Cajun Joe, Andy’s Buffalo, Chicken Curry Delight and the Chicken Thai to sandwiches, wings and salads.
The Pizza Shack makes their own dough so you know you are getting some of the freshest ingredients around. Plus… they have LEGENDARY cheese sticks.
When: Monday – Saturday 11:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m. / Sunday 11:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.
The Manship Wood Fired Kitchen
Pizza, Pizza, Pizza! The Manship is a local favorite in Jackson’s historic Belhaven neighborhood. With a big city feel, packed full of interesting and unique flavors, it has a fit for every person.
Their Margherita, BBQ Chicken, Mushroom and vegetable pizzas will transport you to the Mediterranean will still giving you that Southern flair that all we Mississippians know and love!
When: Manship is open for lunch and dinner Monday from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m./ Tuesday from 11 a.m. – 10 p.m.
Aplόs, a fast-fine Mediterranean restaurant located at Highland Village, centered around their eight-spit rotisserie and Italian pizza oven, is the perfect place to grab a delicious pizza.
Their menu consists of spit-fired meats showcased on Mediterranean wraps, salads and Italian Neapolitan pizzas like Margherita, Quattro formaggi, pepperoni, roasted chicken, Lahm baajin (Lebanese Meat Pie), and artichoke.
Gluten-free crusts and pesto bases are available so there are options for everyone!
When: Sunday – Thursday 11:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. / Friday – Saturday 11:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Sal and Mookie's
Sal & Mookie’s brings authentic New York flavor to Mississippi with none of that big city attitude. Their classic New York pizzas have fun, funky, and fresh flavors that transport you straight to the Big Apple.
Try their takes on classics like the Gennaro Lombardi, with Italian plum tomato sauce, fior di latte mozzarella, and fresh basil, or the Meat Packing District, with Italian plum tomato sauce, mozzarella, pepperoni, spicy Italian sausage, prosciutto, and Genoa salami.
They also have specialty pizzas like the Franklin Street, with creamy spinach & artichoke spread, mozzarella, smoked gouda, sliced tomatoes, red onion, grilled chicken, jalapenos, and creole seasoning.
When: Sunday, Tuesday – Thursday 11:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. / Friday – Saturday 11:00 a.m. – 9:30p.m. Closed Mondays
Two college roommates from Indianola, Mississippi, had a dream to create a place with a cool, funky atmosphere where friends can enjoy the coldest beer around and the best pizza they have ever eaten. Out of that dream came Lost Pizza Co.
They have many specialty pizzas like The Happy Hippie, They Pitt Boss, The Hot Chick, and the El Diablo. If you aren’t feeling one of their specialties, you can create your own pie or try any of their wings, sandwiches or homemade Mississippi Delta Hot Tamales.
With Mississippi locations in Jackson, Brandon, Cleveland, Columbus, Flowood, Indianola, Oxford, Ridgeland, Southaven, Starkville, and Tupelo, you are never too far from a great pizza.
When: Seven days a week – 11:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Soulshine Pizza Factory
With pizzas like The Carnivore, The Boss Hawg, The Mississippian, and The Mediterranean, Soulshine Pizza Factory is THE place to be if you want a little pizza, beer and music.
The joint loads their made to order pizzas with the freshest ingredients that will leave you wanting more! Along with the live music and friendly atmosphere, you will want to make this a weekly stop. And they suggest an encore of Slap Yo’ Momma Bread Puddin’ to close out the show.
When: Sunday – Thursday 11:00 a.m. – 9:30p.m. / Friday – Saturday 11:00 a.m. – 10:30 p.m.
A staple in the Jackson community for over 20 years, BRAVO! is an extraordinary dining experience that is “fine dining without the attitude”.
Their menu is full of delicious items, but their pizza is second to none. With an exposed kitchen with a wood-fired oven at the center of the restaurant, you can see your pizza being made from start to finish.
They have redefined Italian cooking with their signature wood-fired oven pizzas. You won’t want to miss the shrimp and basil pesto pizza, the smoked salmon, of the Four Season pizza. They definitely have something for everyone, along with a killer happy hour!
When: Tuesday – Saturday 11:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m. / Sunday 11:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. Closed Mondays
Railroad Pizza Co.
“Everything I have eaten here has been delicious!”
Reviews for this Flora pizza joint say that it’s a place that you definitely DO NOT want to miss. Railroad Pizza Co.‘s extensive list of pizzas includes the Super Chef, Dumptruck, Firetruck, Funky Chicken and Tequila Sunrise. This list doesn’t even begin to cover all the specialty pizza you can get at the Railroad Pizza Co.
Besides pizza, the restaurant has po’boys, salads, appetizers, draft beer, catfish, seared tuna, and so much more, including secret menu items – BE SURE TO ASK! There is something for everyone! Plus, it’s BYOB, so bottoms up!
When: Monday – Saturday 10:30 a.m. – 9:30 p.m.
Simple, classic and delicious, Bocca Pizzeria brings the tradition of classic pizza “Napoletana” to the heart of the capital city.
Bocca owners Cristina and Patrik Lazzari, together with local chef, Austin Lee, embrace the custom of using the simple, yet essential elements of southern Italian cuisine—flour, mozzarella, olive oil and tomatoes—to create traditional Neopolitan pizza.
Located inside Cultivation Food Hall, a pizza from Bocca will transport you straight to Italy.
When: Monday – Thursday 7:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m. / Friday – Saturday 7:00 a.m. – 11:00 p.m. / Sunday 8:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.
The Bank by Pizza Shack
From the owners of Pizza Shack Madison comes a unique twist to Olde Towne Clinton – The Bank by Pizza Shack. The Bank is a full-service restaurant and bar serving Mississippi-style pizza.
The owners had the idea of an old style pizza parlor that made real pizza pies the way they were meant to be. Pizza like The Big Nasty, Great American Burger, and the Kitchen Sink are what you will find at this old school pizza joint!
WHEN: Sunday – Thursday 11:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. / Friday – Saturday: 11:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.
We try to keep this as updated as possible – so if you know a great pizza joint we missed, please let us know!
And if you need a drink to help wash down all of the yummy pizza, check out our Guide to Happy Hours in Jackson!