Want to ask a question? Click here

Is there any place to get Detroit-style pizza in Wilmington?

Amanda Lisk
StarNews

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Detroit-style_pizza

Q. Is there any place to get Detroit-style pizza in Wilmington? (Other than Little Caesar’s)

A.  Ahh – Detroit-style pizza – the deep dished scrumptious square shaped pizza with the melt in your mouth chewy yet crunchy crust.

Old Chicago, which used to be on Market Street, did offer Detroit style pizza. It however closed in 2010, so yes, at this time, Wilmington’s three Little Ceaser’s locations — 2528 Castle Hayne Rd., (910) 343-1466; 951 University Dr., (910) 794-3325; and 7028 Market St., (910) 681-0787 — are technically the only ones offering the official “Detroit style pizza.”

However, Detroit style is described as very similar to Sicilian style that’s offered at any one of the New York pizza joints in town, of which there are a plethora. Here are four.

Brooklyn Pizza Co., 6932 Market St., (910) 395-5558

I love NY Pizza, 28 N Front St., (910) 762-7628

Pizzetta’s Pizzeria, 4107F Oleander Dr., 910-799-4300

Elizabeth’s Pizza, 4304 Market St., 910-251-1005

For a listing of more Sicilian style and just good old fashioned deep dish pizza places, click on http://www.yellowpages.com/wilmington-nc/deep-dish-pizza

Or if you happen to be in Raleigh, track down the Klausie’s Pizza Truck. Here’s a story about bringing Detroit style pizza to the south. http://slice.seriouseats.com/archives/2012/09/behind-the-slice-klausies-pizza-truck.html

Did we leave out your favorite place? Let us know in the Comments section below.

RELATED LINKS:

Where can I find the best pizza in the Wilmington area?

Are the owners of Mod and Elizabeth’s Pizza the same? Or related?

 

 

 

User-contributed question by:
Anonymous

Got a comment about this post or know more about the answer? Click here to let us know!


Bookmark and Share

2 Responses to “ Is there any place to get Detroit-style pizza in Wilmington?”

  1. On July 2, 2013 at 6:00 am Eric wrote:

    Detroit Pizza? My first thoughts were it would probably bankrupt you and the toppings would fall through the bullet holes in the crust.



X
Ask a question
X

Ask a question

If you’re looking for answers about living in coastal North Carolina, you’ve come to the right place. If we don’t have the answer to your question, we’ll find out or try to find someone who does. Hey, that’s our job! So, ask your question below and we’ll do our best to find the answer. Once we do, we’ll post it in an appropriate category.





Can we use your name to credit you by name (no e-mail or other contact information) with this question when we post an answer?
Yes
Your question:

Post a comment
X

Talk to us!

Have a comment about this post or know more about the answer? Use this form to let us know. Note that all comments are moderated and must be approved before they are posted, although you may see your own comments the first time you post them.





Your comment: