Adelaide's pizza scene has plenty going for it. There's traditional Italian pizzas, new-school creations and even Middle Eastern pizzas regularly seen on the table. You can try the retro brick-oven pizzas, or pop into a pizzeria with an innovative high-speed oven to receive your slice within five minutes of ordering. Here are our favourites in Adelaide and surrounds.

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Blue Velvet Artisan Pizzeria, Pastry and Dessert Lab

Italian-born husband-and-wife team Paolo Rosina and Ilenia Scuderi bring traditional (and not-so traditional) pizza and pastries to Henley Beach Road.

70 Henley Beach Road, Mile End


The pizza dough here is made using seawater flown in from the Mediterranean. A bit extra? Sure. But we can't argue with the results.

57 Gilbert Street, Adelaide


Traditional Neapolitan pizzas, with ethically sourced produce.

125 Gilles Street, Adelaide

Pizza e Mozzarella Bar

Powered by twin red-brick ovens.

33 Pirie Street, Adelaide

Chicco Palms

Another winner from the Pizza e Mozzarella Bar team.

437 Henley Beach Road, Brooklyn Park

Aces Pizza and Liquor

Italian-American style pizza, pasta and salads from Andrew Fantasia, the man behind Hustle & Vine wine.

61-63 Grote Street, Adelaide

Antica Pizzeria Hyde Park

Anyone for metre-long pizzas? Also in the CBD.

144B King William Road, Hyde Park

Amalfi Pizzeria Ristorante

The menu hasn’t changed in over two decades – no one wants it to.

29 Frome Street, Adelaide


The pizzas here are made using sourdough bases, and they’re informed by the principles of the Mediterranean diet.

336 Findon Road, Kidman Park


Where the Mediterranean meets the Middle East.

289 Halifax Street, Adelaide

Est Pizzeria

Fresh from the wood-fired oven.

30 East Terrace, Adelaide


The sprawling concrete jungle has a spacious wine cellar, a private dining room and a whole lot of plants. Plus woodfired pizzas, seasonal cocktails and a menu by an ex-Osteria Oggi chef.

188 Hindley Street, Adelaide


"Oztalian" pies.

319 Chalk Hill Road, McLaren Vale

Grotto Pizza-Teca

Perfect pizzas since 2003.

61B Edward Street, Norwood


A relaxed Italian diner.

209 Glen Osmond Road, Frewville


Three killer locations.

1/160 King William Road, Hyde Park

Sunny's Pizza

Where the party lasts until 2am.

17 Solomon Street, Adelaide

Tony Tomatoes

Certified by the Accademia Italiana della Pizza in Italy.

155-157 O'Connell Street, North Adelaide

Lost in a Forest

Pizza and natural wines in an old church. Yes.

1203 Greenhill Road, Uraidla

Russell’s Pizza

Worth travelling for.

13 High Street, Willunga