Collectively dividing pizza lovers around the world, is the time old argument on ‘who does the best slice’. At Glam Adelaide we don’t discriminate if you’re a margherita lover, or spicy sausage addict.
We’ve got some of the best pizza here in South Australia, and we want to entail you on a journey to share the love. And with it being World Pizza Day today, there’s no better excuse to check out some of the best pizza spots in SA.
Here’s our list on some of our local fan favourites!
Known to pizza-lovers on a hearty bite out before a big night as simply ‘Sunny’s’, this party of a pizza bar is worth all the hype. Keeping to their traditional roots, find a contemporary menu divided simply as ‘Pizza’ and ‘Not Pizza’.
With warm vibes coming from their kitchen, their ‘Need For Feed’ sharing option is sure to have you thinking you should’ve worn looser pants. We recommend ordering a Watermelon Cosmo (Shh.. it’s not even on the menu) with a their signature Eggplant Parmi pizza.
Find Sunny’s Pizza at 17 Solomon Street, Adelaide SA 5000.
The winery trip favourite, featuring southern Italian traditions in South Australian conditions. Appreciate neapolitan style pizzas with that authentic chewy and crunchy factor.
With all their dough made by hand, this is sure worth the minibus stop on your next winery tour. Their ‘Diablo’ with chilli-honey and salami, is sure to appeal to sweet and salty lovers.
Find Pizzateca at 319 Chalk Hill Road, McLaren Vale, SA 5171
Leading into a popular favourite, ITL Kitchen located on the ground floor of the Skycity Casino is a reason to head city bound. Keep it classy with your next stay at EOS by Skycity with this contemporary dining experience.
Save the sports bar and enjoy unmissable hand-made pizza with seasonal local ingredients. We recommend enjoying a signature cocktail with a ‘Gambero’ pizza that includes prawns, chili, zucchini, mozzarella and pancetta.
Find ITL Kitchen at Skycity Adelaide, 125 North Terrace, Adelaide SA 5000
400 Gradi Norwood
The Melbourne import, 400 Gradi Norwood hit the Norwood Parade with a bang! With a stunning fit-out with polished concrete floor and lavish terazzo tables, make sure to check out the two heavy duty Italian imported wood ovens.
This menu is sure a pizza-lovers delight. Sip away at an extensive South Australian featuring wine list while enjoying a a slice of their award-winning margherita pizza.
Find 400 Gradi Norwood at 121 The Parade, Norwood SA 5067
Quite the highlight of Hawker Street in Bowden, Pizza Meccanica provides an upbeat vibe accompanied with a traditional Italian pizza menu.
Think salame or quattro formaggi not super supreme or a hawaiian special. Perfect for big groups and private functions, sit back and order away while appreciating this mechanical workshop inspired fit-out.
Find Pizza Meccanica at 2 Hawker Street, Bowden SA 5007
Previously renowned by west-side locals as the former ‘Barnacle Bills’ site, Chicco Palms is sure to impress. Decorated in swanky nostalgic photographs and featuring a palm springs vibe, this California-inspired pizza joint is quite the talking point.
Perfect for an insta upload, their crisp white besser-brick façade out front adds the extra in extra-ordinary. Make sure to accompany your porchetta pizza with a classic red Peroni beer tin.
Find Chicco Palms at 437 Henley Beach Road, Brooklyn Park SA 5032
La Trattoria Restaurant & Pizza Bar
Known for it’s old school cool, La Trattoria is widely known in South Australia as it’s most classic pizza restaurant. Check out photos of celebs like Mick Jagger, Jon Bon Jovi and Eric Bana adorned on the wall of this awesome eatery.
With three different pizza sizes and a gourmet menu, this is sure the late night hang out spot. With that iconic Italian setting surrounding you, you’ll feel like re-watching Goodfellas again on your way home.
Find La Trattoria Restaurant & Pizza Bar at 346 King William Street, Adelaide SA 5000
Antica Pizzeria E Cucina
With two sister stores, Antica Pizzeria was inspired by an Italian way of life, mentality, imagination and hospitality.
Be captivated by their enlightening Italian cuisine presented in their contemporary Mediterranean interior. With a one metre pizza highlighted on their menu, you certainly won’t won’t hesitate reaching for the last slice.
Find Antica Pizzeria E Cucina at 144 B King William Road, Hyde Park SA 5061 and 226 Morphett Street, Adelaide SA 5000
With a hard to miss mural of famed soccer great Diego Armando Maradona, Brasco’s Pizzeria has been previously crowned as Adelaide’s best pizza shop. Check out their namesake pizza, is a white pizza with fior di latte, parmesan, pancetta, black truffle, mushroom, rosemary and olive oil.
Find Braso’s Pizzeria at Unit 3/86 Glynburn Road, Hectorville SA 5073
Pizza e Mozzarella Bar
All about the hustle and bustle on the even busy Pirie Street, these ovens are fired by pizza artisans and fuelled with seasonal ingredients.
We’ll let their menu do the talking and give you that taste of home-grown Italian cooking. Did we mention they have cooking classes on offer? Take an attempt at a kit di casa (home kit) and attempt your own pizza pie while humming aloud your favourite Dean Martin classic.
Find Pizza E Mozzarella Bar at 33 Pirie Street, Adelaide SA 5000
Amalfi Pizzeria Ristorante
Prestigiously known as Amalfi’s, this classic establishment may not actually be overlooking the Amalfi Coast but is certainly worth all the buzz.
With a menu thats stayed similar to their 35 years of operations in the heart of the CBD, their spinacci pizza will be hankering you to take any leftovers home for a sneaky late night bite.
Find Amalfi Pizzeria Ristorante at 29 Frome Street, Adelaide SA 5000
One Sneaky Cheetah
The new kid on the block. With a name that could double as a Coachella headliner, you’ll be sure to check this pizza joint out on the prowl.
Recommending pizza lovers to fold it, savour it and finally devour it, their unique touch is a homage to Australiana style. Enjoy a can of their branded lager, with a ham and pineapple pizza for the perfect weekend bite.
Find One Sneaky Cheetah at 243 South Road, Ridleyton SA 5008
A popular South Australian institution in Wilunga, Russell’s Pizza endorses a simple and informal style.
With an awesome outdoor area to enjoy your wine and dine, Russell’s do pizza of the wood oven kind. Grab a glass of local, and choose between a two/three course option to dig on in.
Find Russell’s Pizza at 13 High Street, Willunga SA 5172
The North Adelaide staple, how can we not mention their complimentary olive antipasti served upon being seated. Be bestowed at Tony Tomatoes, with their offering of a 72 hour classically proved white, high protein base along with a gluten free and super-duper light wholemeal base.
Grab a Tony Pepperoni for a a mouth-watering mix of tomato, mozzarella, mushrooms, pepperoni (well-duh!), olives, chilli and parsley.
Find Tony Tomatoes at 155-157 O’Connell Street, North Adelaide SA 5006
Pan & Vine
See why this neighbourhood pizza bar is a local favourite in Kent Town. Brothers Anthony and Luke, offer house-made naturally leavened sourdough pizzas with locally sourced produce.
Sporting their ‘PNV’ van a nostalgic Suzuki Carry truck for deliveries, these guys don’t mess around with their passion for all things pizza. Pair a famed P&V Negroni with an ‘Artie Bucco’, an artichoke topped pizza enriched in a truffle oil dressing.
Find Pan & Vine at Shop 3/58 King William Street, Kent Town SA 5067
Now often associated with their sister store ‘Bottega Bandito’, Prospect’s cult pizza bar draws upon local ingredients and artisan quality.
Monday night’s have never looked better with their all you can eat pizza nights. $13 dollar Negronis and Spritz shoudl keep your thirst quenched when hitting those bottomless plates.
Find Anchovy Bandit at 96 Prospect Road, Prospect SA 5082
Madre Lievito, Italian for ‘Mother Dough’ offers a delicate Italian heritage method to their salty slice. Using flavour from the sea for a distinct flavour, that’s less refined and strikingly natural. Offering a degustazione tasting, savour seasonal dishes that give not just not your belly the well-rounded experience.
Find Madre Lievito at 57 Gilbert Street, Adelaide SA 5000
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