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The Best Pizza in Greater Victoria

No matter where you’re from, no matter where you go, everyone likes pizza. The classic Italian staple is ubiquitous in Greater Victoria – from large chain restaurants to small, locally owned pizza joints, there are many, many pizza places to choose from! But when you’re visiting the capital city, it can be hard to know where to go for a great slice. If you’re looking for the best pizza in Greater Victoria, we’ve got the list for you! 

Pizzeria Prima Strada

230 Cook St, Victoria

Looking for authentic Neapolitan pizza and in-house made gelato and dairy-free sorbetto? You can’t go wrong with an order from Pizzeria Prima Strada! Located in the heart of the quaint Cook Street Village in Victoria, this little pizza place is  committed to creating thin crust, wood-fired pizzas using traditional methods and simple, fresh, local ingredients. Dine-in and enjoy the wood-fired oven in the heart of the casual dining room or order online at for incredible take-out pizza to enjoy in the comfort of your rental! Whether you’re staying right downtown Victoria or at a rental in a nearby neighbourhood, Prima Strada is always a great choice for some of the best pizza in Greater Victoria! 

Note: Guests at one of the gorgeous Cowichan Valley rentals can check out their Cobble Hill location nearby for a great pie in the Valley! 

Famoso Neapolitan Pizzeria

560 Johnson St # 128, Victoria

Just a short walk away from the EMR rentals in downtown Victoria, Famoso offers traditional Neapolitain style pizza, pasta, sandwiches and delicious tapas! With authentic ingredients (like tomatoes imported from Campania, hand milled into sauce) and time-honoured methods, the wood-fired pizzas at Famoso will make you feel like you are right in the heart of Napoli! With a European dining room, lively atmosphere and a large menu that is sure to have something for every taste, Famoso is a great spot for a casual lunch or dinner in town! 

The Joint Pizzeria

1219 Wharf St, Victoria

One of the most beloved pizza joints in Victoria is undoubtedly The Joint. From casual business lunches to tourists looking for a quick bite while they’re exploring downtown to loyal, local customers to the late-night bar crowd, this pizza spot right on the water caters to everyone. With gluten-free and vegan options, unique pizzas like the Thai Peanut and classics like pepperoni and margherita all made with fresh ingredients, you’re sure to find the perfect slice (or two) for you! Plus, you can also find salads, calzones, wings and so much more!

Virtuous Pie

530 Pandora Ave, Victoria

This cool, forward-thinking pizzeria is taking healthy food to a whole new level! With a goal to create incredible food that is great for your body and the planet, founder Rob Milne and his sons, Ben and Alex, offer a menu that is filled with delicious and nutritious dishes. Try one of their pizzas made with hand-stretched dough, plant based cheese and fresh ingredients. If you’re in the mood to make it a full meal, start with one of their mac and cheese skittles and finish with one of the many dessert options, including creamy, small-batch ice cream! Pair it with a glass of locally brewed kombucha, local wine or craft beer and you’ll be in food heaven! Plus, Virtuous Pie dedicates a portion of all their revenue to charity so you can enjoy a fantastic meal and help support local charities at the same time! It’s a delicious win-win!

Brickyard Pizza

784 Yates St, Victoria

Since 1992, Brickyard Pizza has been home to some of the best pizza in Greater Victoria, serving up some incredible slices from their casual location in downtown Victoria. With a recently updated interior and fresh, in-house made pizza and calzones, whether you’re looking to grab a slice after a movie or ordering take out for a cozy evening in, Brickyard is the place to go! Not only do they have great pizzas but at Brickyard, you’ll find monthly specials, happy hour and great cocktails, craft beer and wine to pair perfectly with your pie! 

Standard Pizza

1515 Cook St, Victoria

This hip, minimalist pizza joint is the place where you’ll find incredible Neapolitan style pizza with no frills. Locally owned and operated, Standard Pizza offers customers a straightforward menu with specialty and classic pizzas. Can’t find exactly what you’re looking for? As long as they have the ingredients on hand, you can make your own special pizza, just the way you like it! Be sure to check their Facebook and Instagram for daily specials and dig in! 

Willows Pizza

2571 Cadboro Bay Rd, Victoria

If you’re looking for great pizza in Oak Bay, you won’t find anything better than the long-standing neighbourhood favourite: Willows Pizza. Here, you’ll find incredible pizzas made with fresh ingredients, locally sourced meats with dairy-free and gluten free options. These pizzas are loaded with toppings and always tasty – it’s no wonder the community loves them! 

My-Chosen Pizza

4492 Happy Valley Rd, Victoria

Not Far from rentals in Sooke and right around the corner from the EMR Metchosin properties, is the beloved My-Chosen Pizza. With great pizza made from handmade tomato sauce, artisan dough and quality ingredients, many found right on Southern Vancouver Island, My-Chosen Pizza has been a community staple since 2007. Originally, the next-door, My-Chosen Cafe began making pizzas that were in such high demand, My-Chosen Pizza had to open to cater to the many pizza-loving locals! With both keto options and baked pastas offered as well, you’re sure to find something for everyone from this little pizza place in the countryside! 

Mariner Pizza

2321 James White Blvd, Sidney

If you’re looking for a great pizza place near one of the gorgeous rentals on the top of the Saanich Peninsula, this is it! Located in the heart of Sidney-by-the-Sea, Mariner has been offering customers delicious, quality pizza for twenty years. With pizza dough made fresh daily, homemade sauce, great toppings and flavour combos, it’s no wonder why this pizza spot has such a loyal customer base! So come and try one of their specialty pizzas or make your own but be sure to order the cinnamon sticks for dessert! 

900º Wood-Fired Pizzeria

2401 Millstream Rd, Unit 101-B, Victoria

Tucked away in one of the shopping areas, not far from EMR’s Langford rentals, you’ll find authentic Italian wood-fired pizza. Made with only organic ingredients and cooked in a traditional wood oven using only sustainably sourced wood, always at a perfect 900º – not only can you enjoy incredible pizza but you’ll feel great about ordering from here! With friendly service, passionate pizza chefs, delicious pizzas and a great restaurant for dine-in customers, 900º is the best pizza in Langford! 

Stoked Wood Fired Pizzeria & Market

2908 Tieulie Pl, Shirley

If you get a craving for some top-quality pizza, while basking in the beauty of the Sooke rental, no problem! Just a short drive along the West Coast Road (Highway 14) in the little community of Shirley, you’ll find Stoked Wood Fired Pizzeria & Market. With a distinctly laid-back, West Coast atmosphere, this little pizzeria on the ocean serves up incredible wood-fired pizzas, fresh salads, and yummy desserts – perfect for enjoying in the restaurant with a cold craft beer or cider, on the beach or taking back to the comfort of your holiday rental. Plus, with a small market filled with books, local, handmade products and artwork, you can browse while you wait for you food, find great gifts and enjoy incredible pizza!  Belissima!