Whether you're after a traditional Hawaiian pizza, gourmet pizza, or are searching for gluten-free pizza and pasta options, you'll find some tasty options in Ocean Grove. The seaside town on the Bellarine Peninsula is home to a number of pizza shops, each offering a good variety of food to suit everyone's needs.
These pizza shops include:
Ocean Grove Pizza & Pasta
Woodies Pizza on Madeley
Seaside Pizza and Pasta
I can recommend all of these places, as I've found that they all offer good food, friendly service, delivery and the convenience of easy parking for pick-up.
Here is a run-down of each place and what they have to offer:
Ph. 5255 5555 Pick-up, delivery and dine-in Open 7 days a week, from 5pm
2-20 Kingston Downs Dr, Ocean Grove (Marketplace Shopping Centre)
Ph. 5255 3040
Pick Up and Delivery only At the moment, it is open Wednesday to Sunday, and closed on Mondays and Tuesdays.
The pizza at both stores is always very fresh and tasty, and the online ordering system is convenient (I've ordered a couple of times online, and haven't had any problems).
If you're wanting to sit down and enjoy your meal, the restaurant at The Terrace store offers both inside and al fresco dining, with free street parking available in the streets nearby, or in the Coles carpark.
In terms of food, both stores offer:
Pizza (gourmet and traditional)
Garlic bread, Turkish bread and dips
Pasta (including lasagna)
Vegetarian Options: Vegetarian Pizzas, Vegetarian lasagna, Vegetarian Pasta and Salads are available How to order:In-store, by phone or online. Delivery Available? Yes
Seaside Pizza and Pasta
Shop 6 Park Lane, Ocean Grove (next door to Bendigo Bank)
Ph. 5255 4861
Open 7 days a week from 4:30pm
Seaside Pizza and Pasta is a great new pizza shop located in the 'old' Ocean Grove area, next to Bendigo Bank. They offer a range of delicious food including traditional and gourmet pizzas, salads, pasta and lasagna, garlic bread, Turkish bread and dips. They also have coffee.
One of the great things about this place is that they offer the following gluten-free and lactose-free options:
Gluten-free bases are available for $4 extra
Gluten free pasta available $3.00 extra
Lactose-free cream available $3.00 extra
Free parking is available in the carpark outside the shop.
How to order: In-store or by phone. Delivery Available? Yes Gluten-Free/Lactose-Free Options: Yes Vegetarian Options: Vegetarian Pizzas, Vegetarian Pasta and Salads are available.
Woodies Pizza on Madeley has a good range of traditional and gourmet pizzas, pasta (including lasagna), Turkish bread, garlic bread, drinks, and desserts. They also sell Ben & Jerry's ice-cream and espresso coffee.
One feature about their menu is that it is coeliac-friendly, offering gluten-free pizza and pasta options at the following prices:
Gluten-free pizza bases are $5.00 extra
Gluten free pasta is $5.00 extra
Free parking is available out the front of the shop, or in nearby streets.
How to order: In-store or by phone. Delivery Available? Yes Gluten-Free Options: Yes Vegetarian Options: Vegetarian Pizzas, Vegetarian Pasta and Salads are available.
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