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The Pizza Shack

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925 E. Fortification St., Jackson, MS 39202
(601) 352-2001
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Dining options: Lunch, Outdoor Seating

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  • 6
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Great pizza

All pizzas and salads are very good. There needs to be some updates on the facility on Old Canton Road, but the food is very good.

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 20, 2014
docbsullivan
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Jackson, Mississippi
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  • Local cuisine
  • Doing business
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9 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015 via mobile

Where to start? We had heard all about how good their pizza was. Horrible service. Lost our order, and we ordered at the counter. They were not very busy. They did give us a larger pizza for the inconvenience (the only upside). We ordered a bacon pizza. How does someone make bacon taste bad? They burn it. The pizza had... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

We stopped in Jackson on the way to Orange Beach and went to The Pizza Shack. After traveling all day, we were looking for a cold beer and some good pizza, but got neither. The service was terrible and the pizza was average, at best. The car parked beside us in the parking lot was broken into while we were... More 

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Clinton, Mississippi
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

I love The Pizza Shack. My fav Cheeseburger pizza. They are always busy. Why! The make great pizza. I have always been happy when I visit.

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Arlington, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

Grabbed some pizza and cheesy bread to take back to our hotel during a recent stop in Jackson. Pizza was pretty good -- doughy crust that's not quite deep dish but nowhere near thin. Cheesy bread was just okay -- standard stuff that became unpleasant when it cooled. Service was great, though. Friendly and helpful with not only the menu... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015 via mobile

Visited this quaint little place... Looks like local hangout... It's self serve... The people taking orders were very nice... Asked around what is good to do in town and only answer is the Science museum... Ordered cheese sticks that looks like pizza cut in sticks... Ordered a cheese pizza that taste like cheese and no different from the cheese sticks...... More 

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Budd Lake
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

Best pizza in the South! Friendly servers and reasonable prices. They could use a little bigger parking lot. It would be nice if they offered delivery, but they did help to carry our ten pizzas to the car.

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Vicksburg, Mississippi
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

The pizza here is awesome! The Carnivore is a must when eating at The Pizza Shack! The food as well as the service has been consistent every since I started eating here. (Around 4 years ago) Please give this place a try, you won’t regret it!

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Jackson, Mississippi
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

All pizzas and salads are very good. There needs to be some updates on the facility on Old Canton Road, but the food is very good.

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Madison, MS
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

We have been there and brought friends there and everyone is always so pleased - such a great place and the pizza is beyond any expectation!

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Brandon, Mississippi
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

I personally love the Cajun Joe Pizza!! I've tried the Buffalo Ranch with Bacon & the Barbque pork...,both are delicious but the Cajun Joe is my favorite! The lady at the register is extremely nice & very helpful! It's a little hole in the wall but well worth the visit!!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 925 E. Fortification St., Jackson, MS 39202
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Jackson
  • Phone Number: (601) 352-2001

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
  • Cuisine: American, Pizza

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine, Doing business

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