From deep dish to thin crust, pepperoni or veggies, I’ve never met a pizza in Port Aransas that I didn’t like.
During your visit to Port Aransas, if you’re not in the mood for seafood, there are several great places to grab a slice of hot pizza if you just know where to look. These local pizza favorites were the subject of enthusiastic debate on our Instagram account recently, and here’s what the numerous responses told us… beach-goers love pizza.
Best Places to Grab Pizza
- The Gaff
323 Beach Ave., 361-749-5970
Don’t let the quirky exterior fool you, The Gaff is a hopping local hotspot and pirate-themed bar, offering really good pizza and plenty of beer. Be sure to show up early for the popular belt sander races on weekends.
- Billy Joe’s Craft House
2217 State Hwy. 361 at Finn’s Landing shopping center, 361-749-1714
As one of Port A’s newest restaurants, Billy Joe’s Craft House has already made a name for itself with it’s traditional and gourmet pizzas. Plan to arrive early as seating is limited and popularity is high, or call in your order for local delivery.
- The Brewery
429 N. Alister St., 361-749-2739
Formerly know as Port Aransas Brewing Company, The Brewery is certainly known now for their craft beer and hearty pizzas. With a lively sportsman atmosphere, The Brewery’s menu consists of pub-style favorites such as fish-n-chips, bangers-n-mash, brick oven pizzas, and delicious jumbo chicken wings. It’s a great place to watch sporting events with 10 TVs to choose from, and is family-friendly.
- Pizzeria Port A
407 E. Avenue G, 361-749-5226
Served buffet style, Pizzeria Port A is a wildly popular all-you-can-eat pizza restaurant that offers a variety of savory pizzas and dessert pizzas, and has been newly remodeled inside after Hurricane Harvey. They have a fresh salad bar, soft serve ice cream, and a fun game area for the kids. It’s an ideal place for large groups on busy beach weekends.
- Stingray’s Taphouse & Grill
401 Beach Ave., 361-749-2287
Stingray’s is a car-themed restaurant with Mustangs hung over the bar. They offer a wide variety of food on their menu including pizza and pub food, plus 20 draft beers on tap. Outdoor and open air seating is available and it’s a relaxing place for kids and large groups.
- Jay’s Seafood & Spaghetti Works
910 State Hwy. 361, 361-749-5666
As one of Port Aransas’ oldest restaurants, Seafood & Spaghetti Works (often referred to locally as Jay’s) is the perfect place to satisfy a variety of tastes in your family. Know for their expansive salad bar and daily soups, they also have great pizza, burgers and seafood dishes. Formerly recognized as the “dome”, their current location was built in 2016 in a similar circular design, and remodeled again after Hurricane Harvey.
Other pizza places in Port A
Port Aransas also has two delivery-ready pizza places that are also worth a mention.
Domino’s Pizza is located at 2501 State Hwy. 361 (361-749-3620) and offers local delivery and takeout.
Pizza Hut at 2200 State Hwy.361 (361-226-4555) and also offers delivery and takeout.
Tell us your favorites
Which restaurant in Port A do you think has the best pizza? Which pizza restaurant is your go-to, can’t leave Port A without stopping by, favorite restaurant?
Tell us in the comments below.