UPDATE: Five Points Pizza West Comes to Nashville’s Charlotte Ave.

Original Review: 08/25/12 Updated Review: 09/20/13 Addition of “Slice Shop”: 12/18/14 PIZZA SNOB RATING ***** Sets the Standard Again, I am slow in spreading the news about Nashville’s biggest pizza happening of 2018. East Nashville’s Five Points Pizza has launched a second location in West Nashville on the ever-changing Charlotte Avenue. In a move sure […]

UPDATE: Nashville’s Five Points Pizza Adds a “Slice Shop”

Original Review: 08/25/12 Updated Review: 09/20/13 PIZZA SNOB RATING     ***** Sets the Standard I may be slow in spreading this news, but after making my second visit to the new “slice shop” extension of Five Points Pizza, I can control myself no longer. This may just be the greatest thing to happy to pizza in […]

UPDATE: Nashville’s Five Points Pizza

Original Review: 08/25/12 Previous Rating: ***** Near Perfection I have nothing more to say other than that I mis-rated it the first time. Simply stated, Five Point Pizza makes a perfect slice of cheese pizza. The Snob has now made three follow-up visits, and each time I was served a flawless slice. Since my first […]

TOPPINGS – Five Points Pizza Tops 2012 Nashville Scene Readers Poll

East Nashville’s new Five Point Pizza topped the 2012 Best of Nashville Readers Poll published this week by local alternative weekly, the Nashville Scene. Last year’s winner, Pizza Perfect moved down one spot which in turn pushed the local’s favorite Neapolitan pizza place, Bella Napoli, down to number three. While both Five Points Pizza and Pizza Perfect […]

Five Points Pizza – East Nashville Hip

“Everybody’s trying to get their kicks, living in 37206.” So sings Elmo Buzz, the alter ego of Americana Music hero Todd Snider. Elmo Buzz and the Eastside Bulldogs are a band famous for only having played shows in the zip code lovingly known as East Nashville. Let’s first set the story straight – there really […]

Nashville’s Night Train Pizza—Pizza Comes to the Gulch!

Nashville’s Gulch area is perhaps one of its most blatant examples of the City’s quick and slick tourist-centric growth. While there are some places in the Gulch that I enjoy, I suspect most locals like me, would rather hang in Hillsboro Village or East Nashville’s Five Points. And if the Gulch growth ever messes with […]

NYC’s Slice & Co. Pizza—Where’s the Bricks?

While a rainy day in Manhattan can be a challenge, with the aid of umbrellas and Ubers, my family trio still made the most of this wet Saturday. There is one thing about the New York area that is unlike other parts of the world. Most times when it rains, it rains all day. Such […]

Westshore Pizza & Cheesesteaks—Florida Chain Moves to Sacred Ground in Brentwood, TN

The Pizza Snob recently caught some pizza news courtesy of the Nashville Scene weekly. Sal’s Pizza, holder of the sacred pizza ground once occupied by Joey’s House of Pizza in the Maryland Farms area of Nashville suburb, Brentwood, has closed and relinquished its space to Westshore Pizza & Cheesesteaks. Westshore is a Florida chain of […]

Nicky’s Coal Fired – Tasty Coal-Cooked Pizza Comes to the Nations in Nashville

When the Pizza Snob moved to Nashville back in 1998, the launch of a new restaurant was a big deal. If something new and interesting got added to what otherwise might have back then been considered slim pickings, Mrs. Pie and I usually planned a visit right away. Today, in booming Nashville, eating places pop […]

UPDATE: Florida Panhandle’s 30-A—Amore Pizzeria Space is Now a Pizza by the Sea

Original Review: 10/07/12 Previous Rating: ***1/2 Working On A Good Thing Two summers ago, Mrs. Pie and I enjoyed a delightful pizza at a sweet rooftop patio location in Santa Rosa Beach. Had we not skipped it last year, we would have learned that Amore Pizzeria had vacated the space for the then second location […]