A Little Slice Of Heaven
There are a variety of menus at your fingertips during your stay in North Georgia, but nothing says kick back, relax, and enjoy your vacation like a pizza! You don't have to travel to Chicago or New York to find a quality pizza. No matter your pizza style, there's a pie nearby that's sure to please your palate.
Ellijay Wood Fire Pizza
2 River Street, Ellijay, GA 30540
Corner of River and Main
Located in Ellijay’s historic downtown business district, Ellijay Wood Fired Pizza serves authentic Neapolitan style pizza and Italian food. And, for those with Gluten allergies, this dynamic pizza place makes homemade GF crust and there is no upcharge to beat!
"Ancient cooking methods with modern, all natural flavors for simple food with a modern twist."
Chester Brunnenmeyer's Bar and Grill
733 E Main St, Blue Ridge, GA 30513
Chester’s is a rustic, American-style bar and grill located in historic downtown Blue Ridge. Food and drink menus are regionally and seasonally inspired, to promote exceptionally fresh, high-quality products. Alongside an array of salads, sandwiches, appetizers, and entrees, Chester's offers a grilled flatbread pizza of the Chef’s daily creation for just $12. This pairs well with their extensive wine list, signature cocktails, and regionally crafted beer, but TripAdvisor user seehoustonlosAngeles also recommends a Ceasar salad coupling. According to LynnDoss's review, "the daily pizza is great as an entrée as well as an appetizer", so Chester's makes a great stop for a full meal or a quick bite and beers with friends.
417 Blue Ridge St, Blairsville, GA 30512
Photo Credit: http://www.twistedpizzablairsville.com/
The twisted creations of Blairsville's Twisted Pizza go well beyond a simple pie. Oven-baked hoagies, spaghetti, salads, strombolis, and more share the spotlight with the top-selling Twisted Specialty Pizzas like The Big Kahuna, Slaughterhouse, Funky Chicken, and The "Spud" (featuring sliced potatoes, bacon, red onion, cheddar, mozzarella, and Ranch sauce. Specialty pizzas range from $10.99 - $17.99, or you can create your own "twisted" pie from a wide variety of premium-quality toppings. From-scratch dough, made in-house daily, and 100% mozzarella cheese undoubtedly contribute to TripAdvisor members like E2258PKwilliamg calling Twisted Pizza the "best pizza in Blairsville". According to MountainOma's review, if you want "really fresh and tasty pizza... this is the place to go".
Papa's Pizza To Go
140 Progress Cir #1, Blue Ridge, GA 30513
Papa's Pizza has multiple locations in the Blue Ridge area and beyond. With menu items like Papa’s signature Piggy Stix (breadsticks covered in bacon and cheese), subs, salads, pastas, and desserts, Papa's is a perfect choice for an easy, affordable family meal. Each Papa's Pizza location makes their own dough, sauce and ranch dressing daily, adhering to their commitment to fresh, quality ingredients. Build your own pizza starting at just $6.99, with your choice of crusts, sauces, and toppings, or opt for one of the Select, Classic, or Premier Pizzas like Hawaiian, Chicken Fiesta, Philly Steak, and Mediterranean Chicken - starting at $9.99. If you're the type to love a challenge, how about "The Hundred Pounder" - an 18-inch 12-slice pizza covered with 100 pepperonis and a full pound of cheese? Order online for pick-up or delivery, or consider dining in for the buffet. TripAdvisor user Stanm850 offers an insider tip: "You can request your favorite pizza and they will prepare it and place it on the buffet". For those craving a more Chicago-esque experience, Lorident has a recommendation: "Do yourself a favor and order a deep dish supreme pizza as soon as you pay. It takes about 20 minutes to make, but it is amazing".
Downtown Pizza Co.
417 Blue Ridge St # C, Blairsville, GA 30512
Downtown Pizza Co. is Blairsville's home for all-you-can-eat pizza and salad. For less than $7 per adult, you can help yourself to a broad assortment of hand-tossed pizzas and more. For a simple, buffet concept, Downtown Pizza Co. packs a punch - and a value! TripAdvisor member TravelForDummies is one of many who rave about the spinach pizza with white sauce, and thefamilytreks adds that the garlic rolls are not to be missed, while gtmustang94 suggests that you make sure to save room for dessert - Papa’s decadent Cinnastix.
Monet's Italian Grill & Pizzeria
130 Blue Ridge St, Blairsville, GA 30512
Described as "friendly elegance at its best”, Monet's of Blairsville is a beloved local favorite with an atmosphere as impressive as the menu. Seating is available in the spacious dining room, courtyard patio, or pub. Enjoy a game of billiards or corn hole while you wait, or pop in for the weekly Dart Night event. Offerings range from steaks and seafood to pastas, pizzas, and salads alongside wine and craft beers. Homemade pizza dough is accompanied by a tasty sauce and the finest cheeses, with an extensive choice of fresh toppings or stuffings. Specialty pizza selections include Franki's Sweet Thai Chicken, Sara's Margherita, and Lynda's Veggie Extreme. TripAdvisor member MarvaandLewis considers Monet's to be "some of the best Italian food I have had in a long time", while Phil D couldn't get enough of Monet's sweeter side. "We got desserts to go and OMG, the eclair and Heath Bar cheesecake were unbelievable".
Masseria Kitchen & Bar
67 Roberts Way, Blue Ridge, GA 30513
Located in downtown Blue Ridge, Masseria prepares Mediterranean dishes with superior southern Appalachian ingredients. The term "masseria" loosely translates to mean an area of land or place of production - such as a farm - capturing the passion and concept of Masseria Kitchen & Bar. Here, you'll find high-quality dishes without the premium prices. 12-inch pies including traditional favorites like Margherita, Bianco, and Veggie, and innovative options like Baked Apple, or Nutella, and the daily special start as low as $10. After trying the Bianco pizza with garlic Parmesan sauce, TripAdvisor user 610rachaelb ranked her visit as one of the "top 10 best meals of my lifetime". JEspinosa agrees, stating: " I'm not a huge pasta fan, but the pasta here was incredible. Maybe the best I've ever had”.
Blue Jeans Pizza & Pasta
11 Mountain St C, Blue Ridge, GA 30513
Fresh dough and hand-tossed pizzas meet friendly, local service at Blue Jeans Pizza & Pasta. With selections including calzones and strombolis, wings, burgers, wraps, subs, and desserts, there's a little something for everyone here. All food is prepared to order, and served in large portions - perfect to take back to your cabin for a midnight snack. Keep it basic at just $12 for a 10-inch cheese pizza, or consider options like all meat, veggie, "The Works", or the Blue Jeans Special for a more adventurous spread. Blue Jeans is also just a great place to hang out and soak up the atmosphere, with live music, big-screen TVs, Wi-Fi, and great views. Make sure to check out the adults only SafeHouse Lounge at Blue Jeans, open Wednesday through Saturday nights. TripAdvisor users shower praise on Blue Jeans' generous toppings and servings, amazing Greek Salad, and panoramic views of downtown Blue Ridge, but Gdonavan sums it up best as "just a really good, casual pizza place".
Mystic Mountain Pizza
4118 E 1st St, Blue Ridge, GA 30513
Mystic Mountain Pizza accepts orders online for pickup and delivery of pizza, pasta, salad, sandwiches, wings, and more. A Blue Ridge go-to for quick, affordable pizza, Mystic Mountain offers traditional favorites and brilliant new concepts. Stick with a classic cheese pizza for just $10, or peruse the range of specialty pizzas like Buffalo Chicken Pizza, BLT Pizza, Greek Pizza, The Mystic Pizza (Fresh spinach, crisp bacon, and feta cheese on a garlic oil base), and the Lumberjack Mantooth Pizza (Bacon, sausage, mushrooms, onions, spinach, topped with free-range local eggs on a base of country pepper gravy), priced from $14-$16. "Everything is perfect in the world of this 'hippie pizzeria'", claims TripAdvisor member, CherylTJORDAN. While naylenef recommends, "be adventurous and try the specialties". Graybeardt and dkmm7840 can't say enough, calling Mystic Mountain "one of the best I have had anywhere", and "by far the best pizza in Blue Ridge", respectively.
Cucina Rustica/ La Pizzeria at Cucina Rustica
76 Forge Mill Rd, Morganton, GA 30560
(706) 374-7474 / (706) 374-3700
Located in Morganton, just minutes from Blue Ridge, Cucina Rustica offers a fine dining experience, serving "country style Italian dishes in an Old-World atmosphere", while La Pizzeria at Cucina is a more casual dining experience in the vein of a traditional New York-style pizzeria. Both promote the culinary inspirations of Chef Danny Mellman. Cucina Rustica's wood-fire oven creations include specialties like the Classico, Margherita, Funghi, and Rustica – all for $16 or less, but TripAdvisor member Loretta C says, "Honestly I really don’t think you could choose anything that was not delicious". La Pizzeria bolsters its casual vibe with a variety of community events like shuffleboard leagues, bocce tournaments and dart nights, and a commitment to "classic ingredients and simple pies" like the Sicilian ($20), the veggie lover's Mona Lisa ($20), and the meaty Da Vinci ($21). TripAdvisor members rave about The Rebel specialty pizza, and BGreenfl loved the Mona Lisa, claiming "the crust was excellent and the toppings fresh". Autto3535 offers exceptional praise, stating "this is FANTASTIC pizza, on par with anything you can get in NYC or a gourmet joint".
Some may say that there's no wrong way to make a pizza, but here in Blue Ridge, we'd like to think we're doing it especially right! Which of these Northern Georgia pie-slingers will you be checking out during your stay?