3 Penny Cafe
420 W. Main St. (in the former Zinc building)
Salads, artisan pizzas and wines and cheeses. Numerous gluten-free, dairy free and vegetarian options.
Anna's Pizza #5
115 Maury Ave. (near Yuan Ho)
Different specials every day. Pizza, hot sandwiches, spaghetti. Take out or eat in; no delivery. Can accommodate large parties.
109 14th St. (on the Corner)
Mediterranean bistro, with late-night pizza on weekends.
707 W. Main St.
A casual, family-style, Roman Italian dining venue, with a 60-seat capability.
Belmont Pizza & Pub
221 Carlton Road, Suite 10
913 W. Main St.
Giant pizza by the slice. Try the Benny’s Challenge (8 pounds of pizza in one hour.)
1966 Rio Hill Center (Rio Hill Shopping Center, next to Kroger)
Nice varieties of pizza, sandwiches, and pasta. Good salad bar.
Brixx Wood Fired Pizza
1133 Emmet St. N.
Allows you to get your personal pizza as a half-and-half, so you can try more varieties.
118 W. Main St. (Downtown Mall)
100 14th St. (The Corner)
1880 Abbey Road (Pantops)
Whole or by the slice. Frequently voted "best pizza" by C-ville Weekly readers. Toppings include pesto, artichokes, avocado, tortellini, and BBQ chicken. Carry out available—call ahead.
1511 University Ave. (Corner)
Pizza, subs, Greek and Italian dishes. Choose traditional or gourmet toppings for your pizza.
5794 Three Notch'd Road (Route 240 W. in Crozet, 12 miles west)
No credit cards. So popular that you often need reservations. Worth the trip.
End Zone Pizza
1764 Timberwood Blvd., 29 North
Pick-up and delivery. Also subs, appetizers, cheese bread, salads, calzones, lasagna, burgers.
Fabio's New York Pizza
New York-style pizza.
Corner of West Market and Second Street NW
2115 Jefferson Park Ave.
Original Fry's Spring Service Station for 70 years, now home to gourmet food, over 30 Italian wines and local brews.
Rustic chic dining in a 1931 building off the downtown mall. Wide selection of antipasti, cheeses, salads and pizza.
The Villa Diner
129 N. Emmet St.
Breakfast all day. Greek and Italian lunch and dinner. Checks not accepted.
1321 W. Main St. (Corner, below the Red Roof Inn)
Popular spot for students. 40 beers on tap.
Mona Lisa Pasta
921 Preston Ave.
Fresh-made pasta, a variety of sauces and pesto and traditional Italian entrees to go. Pizzas abaked in a wood-stone gas-fired oven on a stone hearth. Also has a small Italian grocery. Catering available. Cooking classes offered.
232 Zan Road
Features Greek and Italian food.
Orzo Kitchen and Wine Bar
416 W. Main Street (in Main Street Market)
Mediterranean-inspired menu and extensive wine list. A 10% Tuesday program gives back 10% to local charities. Event hosting and catering available.
17655 Winery Road, Barboursville
Cuisine from Northern Italy served with Barboursville wines. Overlooks the vineyard.
Red Pump Kitchen
401 E. Main St.
Mediterranean, Tuscan and Italian cuisine. Plans cooking classes as well.
Sal's Caffe Italia
221 E. Main St. (Downtown Mall)
Brick oven pizza, subs, pasta. Outdoor seating available.
826 Hinton Ave. (Belmont)
Intimate, rustic Italian dining. Emphasizing creative, local and seasonal foods.
1420 Richmond Road (Route 250, just past the Pantops Mountain Shopping Center, on the left)
Italian and Greek food; pizza and gyros.
Travinia Italian Kitchen & Wine Bar
2075 Bond Street, Suite 100, at the Shops at Stonefield
An Italian restaurant chain.
310 East Main St. (Downtown Mall), also on the Corner
Gourmet Italian cuisine with pizza by the slice. Eat in, carry-out or delivery. Similar to Christian's Pizza.
2244 Ivy Road
Pasta, seafood. Outdoor patio, date-friendly atmosphere.
Vinny's Italian Grill and Pizza
241 Conner Drive (off 29 North and Timberwood Blvd.)
Virginia-based franchise Italian food.
1857 Seminole Trail
Franchise pizza, stromboli, panini, antipasto and cannoli.