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8 Irresistible Spots for Pizza in Lakeland

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Craving pizza in Lakeland? Look no further! UNATION’s here to help guide you to 8 irresistible spots for pizza in Lakeland! Pizzas overflow with a variety of delicious tastes and textures, ranging from stringy cheese to aromatic tomato sauces! This classic food staple reigns as a favorite to many and tends to be the best fit when we’re looking for something tasty to comfort us!

Explore Lakeland!

Lakeland lives east of Tampa and offers lots of great places to explore! To discover more of Lakeland, make sure to check out our Instagram and Facebook @stufftodointampabay! Now, let’s explore these 8 irresistible spots for pizza in Lakeland that we’ve collected!

Sal’s Pizzeria offers a mix of pizzas to enjoy, from New York-style pizza to Sicilian pizza! They even serve stuffed pizzas! After you’ve chosen your pizza-style preference, select your desired creation from the range of menu selections Sal’s offers!

Cozy up with a classic Margharita pizza. Indulge in a rich, creamy pizza with Sal’s White Garlic pizza. For a smokey and peppery delight, try a bbq chicken pizza. Fuel up on veggies with a colorful vegetarian pizza. Get fancy with their Chicken Parmigiana pizza. Bulk up on protein with a meat lover’s pizza. At this tasty spot for pizza in Lakeland, the list of options goes on and on!

Monday | 11:00am–9:00pm
Tuesday | 11:00am–9:00pm
Wednesday | 11:00am–9:00pm
Thursday | 11:00am–9:00pm
Friday | 11:00am–10:00pm
Saturday | 11:00am–10:00pm
Sunday | 11:00am–9:00pm

📍 6595 S. Florida Ave, Lakeland, FL 33813

For a royal treat, head on over to Palace Pizza Downtown! Indulge in a slice of Neapolitan pizza, Sicilian pizza, stuffed meat pizza, Rustica pizza, and more at this pizza palace! You can also create your own pizza by choosing your desired crust and various toppings from their large selection of choices!

Palace Pizza offers gluten-free crusts too, so those embracing a gluten-free lifestyle can still be in on the pizza fun! On top of serving pizza in Lakeland, this trendy joint also serves flatbreads, pasta, strombolis, calzones, salads, desserts, and sandwiches.

Monday | 11:00am–9:00pm
Tuesday | 11:00am–9:00pm
Wednesday | 11:00am–9:00pm
Thursday | 11:00am–9:00pm
Friday | 11:00am–9:30pm
Saturday | 11:00am–9:30pm
Sunday | 11:00am–8:00pm

📍 114 S. Kentucky Ave, Lakeland, FL 33801

Make room for home-style pizzas and a palette of flavors by dining with Il Forno! This Italian restaurant makes it their goal to serve flavorful, satisfying dishes without them being heavy, so you can enjoy the entire palette of tastes served!

Enrich your taste buds with their list of pizzas, featuring delicious toppings like sun-dried tomatoes, peppers, pesto, sauteed clams, ricotta, oregano, and spinach, among many other tasty ingredients!

Monday | Closed
Tuesday | Closed
Wednesday | 11:00am–9:00pm
Thursday | 11:00am–9:00pm
Friday | 11:00am–9:00pm
Saturday | 11:00am–9:00pm
Sunday | 11:30am–9:00pm

📍 3615 S. Florida Ave, Lakeland, FL 33803

If you like (or want to try) thin-crust, crispy, and square-cut pizzas, make your way over to J Burns Pizza! They provide quality ingredients, special-made dough, and a family-friendly atmosphere!

Their pizzas range from Hawaiin to a taco pizza treat overflowing with various cheeses, beef, and hot sauce! J Burns also offers rice flour and cauliflower crusts as gluten-free alternatives! For a personalized pizza, build your own pizza or enhance one of theirs with additional toppings like banana peppers, olives, extra cheese, pepperoni, pineapple, mushrooms, other fresh ingredients!

Monday | Closed
Tuesday | 11:00am–9:00pm
Wednesday | 11:00am–9:00pm
Thursday | 11:00am–9:00pm
Friday | 11:00am–10:00pm
Saturday | 11:00am–10:00pm
Sunday | 11:00am–8:30pm

📍 23006 E. Edgewood Dr, Lakeland, FL 33803

Hi Dallas!

Are you ready to have some FUN?! There are so many great things to do in Dallas this weekend! We can’t wait to share them with you!

From celebrating the Lunar New Year at the AT&T Discovery District, to enjoying some country music, to a free movie screening in honor of Black History Month and more, the weekend can’t come soon enough! Keep scrolling for your weekend plans!

Now, let Vanessa and Kally help plan the rest of your weekend!

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Some Fun Things to Do This Weekend

Are you ready to party? Celebrate the Lunar New Year this weekend at the AT&T Discovery District in downtown Dallas. Enjoy live music, performances by the Rising Phoenix Lion Dance Association, Monkey King Noodle specialties, inspired craft cocktails, and more!

Event Details
🗓 Feb 5 | 12:00pm–5:00pm
📍 AT&T Discovery District
🎟 Free

Head to Legacy Hall this weekend for great food, drinks, and live music by the best Kenny Chesney tribute band around! The Barefoot Nation show brings the concert experience of sun, fun, classic songs of Kenny Chesney right here to Dallas. Grab your friends and come early for dinner from nearly 20 eateries and a craft cocktail from any of the 5 bars.

Event Details
🗓 Feb 5 | 7:00pm–10:00pm
📍 Legacy Hall
🎟 Tickets start at $5

Celebrate Black History Month at Grandscape this weekend! Grandscape will hosting a free movie night every week in February. Bring your favorite snacks or grab a bite to eat from one of the local restaurants, pack up some blankets and chairs and enjoy a movie screening of 42 on the Grandscape lawn.  

Event Details
🗓 Feb 3 | 6:00pm–8:00pm
📍 Grandscape
🎟 Free

Are you ready to try something new? Calling all foodies and Dallas newbies! Come hungry and eat your way through trendy and tasty Uptown Dallas restaurants this weekend. While you’re filling your stomach with all the delicious eats, you’ll get to learn more about the districts’ history and culture from a guide. This is a great way to meet some new people and get out of your comfort zone.
 

Event Details
🗓 Feb 5 | 1:30pm–4:00pm
📍 West Village
🎟 $89

Must-try team favorite

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One of my all-time favorite taco spots in Dallas is Rusty Taco. I usually get the Fried Chicken Taco and the Fisch Taco with a side of Chips and Queso. Vanessa

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Plan ahead for all upcoming games!

Calling all sports fans! Don’t miss out on the best tickets deals for our Dallas Mavericks, Stars, or FC Dallas. Whether you’re looking for a great sports bar to watch the games on a big screen or want to snag some awesome deals on tickets for all upcoming games, we’ve got you covered. The Best Places to Catch Sports Games in Dallas

Our Pick of the Week

Did you know that there is a specialty shop in Dallas where you can get everything pickled? Pickletopia in Old East Dallas serves everything from different types of pickles, to pickled mushrooms, pickled olives, pickled onions, Russian kraut, and so much more. Everything is locally fermented. If you’re a pickle fan, this is the place to go!

Monday | Closed
Tuesday | Closed
Wednesday | 10:30am–4:00pm
Thursday | 10:30am–4:00pm
Friday | 10:30am–6:00pm
Saturday | 10:30am–6:00pm
Sunday | 10:30am–3:00pm

📍 Pickletopia

More Things to Do in Dallas

Still looking for something fun to do on Sunday?

Temps are starting to drop here in Dallas, which means Dallas Zoo admission drops too. Let the family fun begin! Come visit your favorite animals this weekend for just $8 per person. One of our favorite things to do at the zoo is feeding the giraffes. 
 

Event Details
🗓 Feb 6 | 9:00am–4:00pm
📍 Dallas Zoo
🎟 $8

See you next week Dallas!

If you’re looking for more events and things to do in Dallas check out the app or website.  There is something there for everyone!  If you want to follow the Stuff to Do in Dallas team adventures be sure to follow us on Instagram, and Facebook!

Experience dining at a classic pizza joint serving all the favorites with this next spot on our list of places to get pizza in Lakeland! Ciao Bella Pizza & Pasta serves all-time pizza favorites like a simple cheese pizza, Margherita, veggie pizza, and a meat lover’s pizza!

Other pizza options on their menu include their special Ciao Bella creation consisting of pepperoni, sausage, mushrooms, peppers, and onions. Ciao Bella’s pizza will have you saying “hello beautiful” as you dig into their tasty slices!

Monday | Closed
Tuesday | 11:00am–9:00pm
Wednesday | 11:00am–9:00pm
Thursday | 11:00am–9:00pm
Friday | 11:00am–9:30pm
Saturday | 11:00am–9:30pm
Sunday | 12:00pm–9:00pm

📍 5369 N. Socrum Loop Rd, Lakeland, FL 33809

Feast on authentic Neapolitan and wood-fired pizza at Ava! Joining the many delicious spots at the Joinery – Lakeland’s modern food hall – Ava provides flavorful red and white pizzas!

On their red team, Ava serves Margherita, pepperoni, meat lovers, sausage, and a gourmet pizza called La Bestia, featuring san Marzano tomatoes and spicy ‘nduja sausages! On their white team, they offer mushroom, Bianca, and prosciutto pizzas! Ava also offers a vegan pizza and gluten-free crusts!

Monday | 11:00am–9:00pm
Tuesday | 11:00am–9:00pm
Wednesday | 11:00am–9:00pm
Thursday | 11:00am–9:00pm
Friday | 11:00am–11:00pm
Saturday | 11:00am–11:00pm
Sunday | 11:00am–8:00pm

📍 840 E. Main St, Lakeland, FL 33801

To get your fixing for Chicago-style pizza in Lakeland, check out Primo’s Pizzeria! Primo’s Chicago-style pizzas come as a meat lovers pizza, sloppy joe pizza, and a shepherd’s pie pizza!

Their Chicago-style pizza often takes longer to make, so while you wait, order one of Primo’s appetizers like their garlic knots, fried calamari, or onion rings! Along with their Chicago-style pizzas, Primo’s also offers regular pizzas, ranging from pepperoni to an eggplant pizza.

Monday | Closed
Tuesday | 11:00am–8:15pm
Wednesday | 11:00am–8:15pm
Thursday | 11:00am–8:15pm
Friday | 11:00am–8:45pm
Saturday | 11:00am–8:45pm
Sunday | Closed

📍 1031 S. Combee Rd, Lakeland, FL 33801

Our last popular spot for pizza in Lakeland serves a mix of classic and new pizza flavors! Palace Italian Pizza on 98, serves classics including traditional Neapolitan pizza and Hawaiin pizza. Their more unique creations include an eggplant ricotta pizza, stuffed crust pizza with various meats, and their supreme house pizza, featuring cheese blends and any five toppings of your choice!

Pair your pizza with a glass of wine or imported beer to add another mix of flavors to your meal! Palace Italian Pizza’s wine selections range from Chianti Lucio to sangria!

Monday | 11:00am–8:45pm
Tuesday | 11:00am–8:45pm
Wednesday | 11:00am–8:45pm
Thursday | 11:00am–8:45pm
Friday | 11:00am–9:15pm
Saturday | 11:00am–9:15pm
Sunday | 11:00am–8:45pm

📍 6120 US Hwy. 98 N, Lakeland, FL 33809

Pizza in Lakeland & More!

The next time you find yourself craving pizza, we hope that you’ll check out a few of these tasty spots for pizza in Lakeland! From traditional Margherita pizzas to unique sloppy joe pizzas, these pizzerias offer a wide range of pizza creations to try!

To discover more places to eat in Lakeland and the rest of Tampa Bay, make sure to follow us on social media @stufftodointampabay!  

Serafina Besecker

Serafina Besecker

Serafina is a blogger and author for the Stuff to Do in Tampa Guide. For more insight on the best events and things to do in the Tampa area, download the UNATION app and follow @StufftoDoinTampa on Instagram, Facebook, YouTube, Pinterest, and TikTok.

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