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1. Victor's Pizza (110 W Van Dorn Ave., Holly Springs)
At this small town pizza joint, you can choose between several sizes and an impressive variety of topping options, which include high-quality meats and fresh veggies.
2. Pizza Grocery (800 Cruise St., Ste A, Corinth)
Since opening in 2006, Pizza Grocery has quickly become a local favorite. Located in downtown Corinth, the eatery boasts an eclectic fare, complete with a variety of specialty pizzas. Browse the menu, and you’ll find unique creations, like the Smoked Duck Pizza (pictured).
3. New York Pizza (1449 US-90, Gautier/2415 Market St., Pascagoula)
Raved about by our readers, New York Pizza is the place to go when craving an authentic slice. And with two locations (one in Gautier and one in Pascagoula), it’ll be twice as easy to satisfy that craving.
4. Buon Cibo (2631 McIngvale Rd., Hernando)
Located in Hernando, this eatery offers a menu filled with Italian-inspired dishes, including mouthwatering specialty pizzas. Not only delicious, the one-of-a-kind creations are creatively named and feature Mississippi-inspired monikers, such as The Natchez, The Hernando, and The Starkville (pictured), making your experience that much more memorable.
5. Zeppelin's Pizzeria and Bar (709 Howard Ave., Biloxi)
Raved about by our readers, this Biloxi eatery is a must. Aside from a variety of specialty pizzas, Zeppelin’s offers the option of creating your own pizza, which means you’ll get exactly what you want. Visit on the weekend, and you’ll be treated to live music.
6. Mimmo's Ristorante Pizzeria (110 Main St., Quitman)
Tucked away in the small town of Quitman, Mimmo’s Ristorante is a true hidden gem. Serving up authentic Italian food, the restaurant’s pizza is hand tossed and topped with your choice of quality meats and fresh veggies. According to customer reviews, it’s so good it’s worth traveling out of the way for.
7. Square Pizza (1101 Van Buren Ave., Oxford)
A town known for great food, it should come as no surprise that Oxford has a restaurant on this list. Just as the name implies, the eatery serves square-shaped pizza. The delicious creations feature a thin and crispy crust with fresh Provolone cheese and your choice of toppings.
8. C.A. Sarducci’s Pizzeria (1116 Cowan Rd. Ste K, Gulfport)
Serving up "the best of the best," this Gulfport eatery has a menu brimming with delicious Italian dishes, like pasta, salads, subs, calzones, garlic knots, and, of course, pizza. Offering everything from traditional options, like cheese and pepperoni, to some not-so-traditional ones, such as Jerk Chicken and Cranberry, the gourmet pizza is sure to please.
9. Lillo’s Family Restaurant (Hwy 82 East, Leland)
Basically a Leland landmark, Lillo’s has been in business for over 60 years. In that time, the eatery has gained a reputation for its authentic Italian cuisine, especially its "famous pizza pies." Stop by on a Wednesday, Thursday, or Sunday night, and you’ll be treated to live entertainment.
10. 6 ‘N’ Tubbs (2625 W Oxford Loop, Oxford)
A local favorite, 6 ‘N’ Tubbs is known for serving up traditional New York style pizza. The mouthwatering pizza is made using only the freshest of ingredients, resulting in some unbelievably delicious pies.
11. Pizza Shack (925 E Fortification St., Jackson)
According to the website First We Feast, this Jackson eatery makes the best pizza in the entire state. Described as "Mississippi-style at its finest," the tasty pizza is thick-crusted with a sweet sauce and brimming with toppings, which extend all the way to the pizza’s crispy outer edge.
On or off this list, which Mississippi restaurant do you head to when craving a delicious slice of pizza? Tell us in the comments section!