The Mississippi Pizzeria That’s Among The Best In The Country

Just last year, Bon Appetit released a list of the “50 Best New Restaurants in America.” The list included only two pizzerias – Timber Pizza Company in Washington, D.C. and Saint Leo in Oxford. That’s right; a Mississippi pizzeria made its way onto the list! The “smoke-tinged pies made with quality ingredients” are what earned the eatery its spot on the list, but there’s lots more to love about the pizzeria. Take a look:

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Saint Leo is located at 1101 E. Jackson Ave., Oxford, MS 38655. For more information, call (662) 380-5141. You can also visit the eatery’s website or Facebook page.

So, ever been to Saint Leo’s? If so, what’d you think about the pizza? Have another favorite spot for pizza? Tell us in the comments section.

This isn’t the only nationally-ranked restaurant in Mississippi. Read about another here.