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Beth McFadden4 years ago

The 3 best pizzas in Rockhampton

For many, pizza is the lifeblood. That perfect dough base topped with various meats, sauces and vegetables to create a little slice of heaven. Salami, pineapple, meatballs, chicken, basil… you name it (quite literally) and there is sure to be a pizza cooked up to suit your taste. We’ve found the three best pizza restaurants in the Rockhampton region to fill your cravings for cheesy, delicious goodness. Look no further than that circle of filling flavour for your lunch or dinner tonight, these incredible pizza options are sure to keep your mouth watering until it’s time to indulge.

Pizza Under Fire

Authentic wood-fired pizzas, Pizza Under Fire - Rockhampton
Authentic wood-fired pizzas, Pizza Under Fire – Rockhampton

Pizza Under Fire is a mobile pizza van based in the Rockhampton area. Their wood fired pizzas are a local favourite with their authentic, flavour filled toppings and bases. You can choose from their premium menu, which includes the ‘Texas Chainsaw” chilli rubbed beef, capsicum, spicy kabana, onion and jalapenos pizza. They also have a gourmet menu, which includes traditional favourites such as ham & pineapple or vegetarian pizzas. If you really can’t find anything that tickles your fancy, pick your own toppings to make the perfect slice for you. With it’s huge range of yummy freshly made pizzas, Pizza Under Fire is certainly some of the best in the Rocky region. They have regular stops at Mulambin, Emu Park and Yeppoon, so you can catch them every day between Tuesday and Saturday. If you’re looking for some incredible pizza to serve up at a party, you can also hire them for catering and let the restaurant come to you.
Where:
Mon/Thurs – Mulambin Beach, Causeway Lake QLD 4703
Tues/Fri – Hartley Street, Emu Park QLD 4710
Sat – Ross Creek, Yeppoon QLD 4703

Pacino’s Italian Restaurant & Takeaway

Traditional Italian pizzas, Pacino's Restaurant - Rockhampton
Traditional Italian pizzas, Pacino’s Restaurant – Rockhampton

If your friends and family aren’t as passionate about their pizza as you are, we’ve found the perfect place to take everyone. Pacino’s Italian Restaurant & Takeaway in Rockhampton is a traditional family owned restaurant that has been loved by the locals for the last 30-years. Their menu includes delicious Italian treats such as ravioli, risotto and bruschetta, however their wood fired pizzas are renowned for their delicious flavours. Try Ian’s special pizza topped with salami, pepperoni, mushrooms, anchovies, olives & chilli for a flavoursome pizza. This is the perfect place to take friends and family for a night out with the varied menu, incredible selection of wines and yummy post-dinner desserts. Relax in the ambience of the authentic Italian restaurant and bite into a big slice of your favourite pizza for a filling meal.
Where: 5 East Street, Rockhampton QLD 4700

Demedios Café

Start your meal off with a tasting platter, Demedios Cafe - Rockhampton
Start your meal off with a tasting platter, Demedios Cafe – Rockhampton

Demedios Café is dedicated to serving incredible dishes and creates some amazing gourmet pizzas served up fresh on your plate. Grab a seat in the modern café and choose from their expansive menu including pork belly, a fresh beetroot and walnut salad, and last but not least some delicious pizzas. Order their mediterranean lamb pizza drizzled in melted cheese for a delightful slice of complimenting flavours. Their airy décor is the perfect place to pop into if you’re feeling like a delicious pizza for lunch, and their coffee is something to write home about with trained and experienced baristas whipping up cups of smooth caffeine. If you’re still feeling hungry after a slice, order one of their homemade sweet treats like the banoffee pie or mango pana cotta to fill in the gaps. Don’t miss Demedios Café if you’re travelling through Rocky for a delicious pizza with an incredible dessert to match.
Where: Rockhampton Shopping Fair, 5 Aquatic Place, Park Avenue QLD 4701

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