We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Deerhead Pizza Tavern

Certificate of Excellence
Bar, Pizza, Italian, Pub
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
222 E Columbia St, Evansville, IN
812.425.2515
Website
Today
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Closed now
All hours
Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

62 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Showing 62: English reviews
Level Contributor
14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We go here often for lunch. A few favorites are: Greek salads❤️; Strombolis; and pizza. Try the 8" 3 topping . Good service, and priced reasonably.

Helpful?
Thank Sharon D
Evansville, Indiana
Level Contributor
16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I feel the Deerhead Pizza and menu choices very average. I have tried it several times, the last time I was invited I actually just sat while others ate. There is just nothing on the menu that I find is very good. It is a very popular local tavern, but I do not ever feel the need to go back.

Helpful?
Thank PLD5758
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Fun on Sunday nites! Home of Black and Tans! Troy Miller on Sunday's plays lots of Country+. Triple decker pizza, Greek salad, Red beans and rice with Pork steak all excellent. Neighborhood bar!

Helpful?
Thank Pat C
Evansville, Indiana
Level Contributor
129 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

Met a few coworkers at this location for a bite to eat and nice atmosphere. Ate out on the patio and was a nice feel to the tavern. Ordered a sausage and pepperoni pizza that was just the right size for a single person. Server (Angela) was prompt, but did not interrupt too much based on the numerous conversations occurring... More 

Helpful?
Thank RADPrincipal
Evansville, Indiana
Level Contributor
107 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2016 via mobile

Deerhead was chosen for a quick business meeting. All 3 of us were in a hurry but had a number of items to cover quickly. Our server understood the situation and was great at getting our order quickly. She was attentive but did a wonderful job of not interrupting the conversation. 2 of us ordered the Greek Salad and the... More 

Helpful?
Thank dcetraveling
Evansville, Indiana
Level Contributor
7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

Deerhead is small place but packs a big punch when it comes to their pizza. The cheese is piled on and extra gooey- yum! Their sandwiches are also delicious, especially their Stromboli's. If you are looking for something light, go with their Greek salad. It's a decent size portion with great taste.

Helpful?
Thank Mark S
Level Contributor
12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2016 via mobile

The food is as delicious as the atmosphere is uniquely relaxed. We've had their appetizers, subs, salads and pizza. Everything is very good. Our favorite pizza is the double decker, it takes longer to cook but is worth the wait. They normally have live music in the evenings and they have a good vibe to the place. In this pic... More 

Helpful?
Thank Ruth D
Newburgh, Indiana
Level Contributor
18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2016 via mobile

Local restaurant that we have loved for years! The double decker pizza is a must have! Another favorite is the Slovakia, it's like a pork gyro!

Helpful?
Thank Angela P
Evansville, Indiana
Level Contributor
23 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2016

It's a neat place to go eat pizza with family or out for an adult night. My kids and I love to sit on the patio (it's right on the sidewalk and enclosed and heated in winter). They even go inside and watch they cooks make the pizza. And occasionally my husband and I will go there for date night... More 

Helpful?
Thank 2000Denise
Las Vegas
Level Contributor
70 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2015

This is a neighborhood place, frequented by regulars, except when live music draws patrons from all over town. There's not much live music in the winter, so it's a pretty quiet crowd of families, even during Monday Night Football when we ate there. My tenderloin sandwich was very nice, and the bread was toasted just right. My wife and grandson... More 

Helpful?
Thank Megahaole

Travelers who viewed Deerhead Pizza Tavern also viewed

Evansville, IN
 

Been to Deerhead Pizza Tavern? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Bar, Pizza, Italian, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 222 E Columbia St, Evansville, IN
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Evansville
  • Phone Number: 812.425.2515

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Deerhead Pizza Tavern and other visitors
1 question
Ask a question

See all questions (1)

Questions? Get answers from Deerhead Pizza Tavern staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?