The Best Pizza Restaurants in Lynchburg VA

The Best Pizza Restaurants in Lynchburg VA
The Best Pizza Restaurants in Lynchburg VA
Lynchburg, Virginia, attracts tourists based on its role as a crossroads between the North and the South. The city is home to major attractions like the Appomattox Court House, Poplar Forest and the Lynchburg Museum that draw thousands of tourists each month. These attractions are only minutes away from a plethora of pizza restaurants within Lynchburg. The city is home to locally owned pizzerias and regional chains offering diverse toppings, sauces and sides.
The Upper Crust Pizza Company

This pizzeria offers delivery, carry-out and dine-in services to its patrons. Guests can choose from baked bread sticks, wings and cheese bread from the appetizer menu. The restaurant makes specialty pizzas like the Fully Dressed, the Aloha and the Chicken & Spinach to order. Diners can choose between white or wheat bread and red, garlic or pesto sauce when building their own pizzas. Upper Crust offers chicken and steak calzones for those looking for alternatives to pizza.

The Upper Crust Pizza Company
102 Hexham Drive
Lynchburg, Virginia 24502
(434) 237-4321
uppercrustpizzacompany.com/

Waterstone Pizza

This establishment stands apart from other Lynchburg pizzerias with its fire-roasted pizzas. Diners can select specialty pizzas like the Buffalo Chicken, Waterstone White and Spicy Thai. The restaurant offers other entrees like hamburgers and grilled portobello sandwiches. Every meal can end with a sweet ricotta cannoli or a slice of cheesecake. Waterstone Pizza keeps Jefferson Street Brewery beer on tap and mixes great martinis.

Waterstone Pizza
1309 Jefferson St.
Lynchburg, Virginia 24504
(434) 455-1515
www.waterstonepizza.com/

Ledo Pizza

This is the Lynchburg location of a Mid-Atlantic pizza chain. The signature rectangular pizza at Ledo is made with homemade dough and sauce. The restaurant offers specialty pizzas like Italian White, Shrimp & Spicy Chorizo and Hawaiian. The Ledo Stromboli is a blend of salami, pepperoni and Provolone, recreating this classic Italian dish. The kid's menu lists options like spaghetti and meatballs as well as mini burgers.

Ledo Pizza
120 G Simons Run
Lynchburg, Virginia 24502
(434) 237-9495
www.ledopizza.com/

Vito's Pizza

A locally owned restaurant on the southern edge of Lynchburg. Diners can start their meals with bread sticks covered in garlic butter and mozzarella, called Vito Stix. The restaurant serves specialty pizzas like the Sicilian Square and the White Italian. It also offers steak stromboli, eggplant parmigiana sandwiches and pizza rolls. The dessert menu features cannoli, cheesecake and Cinna Stix.

Vito's Pizza
20722 Timberlake Road
Lynchburg, Virginia 24502
(434) 832-0170

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Nicholas Katers has been a freelance writer since 2006. He teaches American history at Carroll University in Waukesha, Wis. His past works include articles for "CCN Magazine," "The History Teacher" and "The Internationalist" magazine. Katers holds a bachelor's degree and a master's degree in American history from University of Wisconsin-Green Bay and University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, respectively.
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