Mama Teresa’s Flying Pizza

Feb 3, 2016 By Texas Monthly

After Hurricane Ike shut down this popular spot on the Bolivar Peninsula we thought that was the end. But thankfully all is not lost. This tasty pizza parlor has, at last, found a new home near the Strand, and it is as delicious as we remembered. They really do toss…


Apr 4, 2018 By Texas Monthly

A lively spot specializing in Neapolitan pizza, salads, meatballs, and wine.


Nov 17, 2016 By Texas Monthly

This appealingly casual location of Olivella’s (we prefer this one to the SMU spot because of its wonderful patio) will satisfy lovers of thick and thin crusts alike. Regarding the latter, that round brick oven in the corner turns out crusts that ought to be in the Guinness Book of…

Rx Pizza

Jul 27, 2016 By Texas Monthly

Breathing new life into old buildings is a burgeoning business in downtown Bryan. The area’s latest trendy eatery is Rx Pizza, named for the pharmacy that long occupied the premises. A lively bar and retro touches lend a mid-century feel, making the place fun (and very loud). From the commendable…

Scalini’s Pizza & Pasta

Sep 27, 2016 By Texas Monthly

One of our favorites at this Lakewood haunt, the All the Way pizza—sausage, salami, mushrooms, black olives, green onions, and green peppers on a deceptively strong, thin crust—has to be one of the best versions around. The shrimp scampi over linguine, particularly enjoyed in the back room while listening to…