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The Pizza Shack

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925 E. Fortification St., Jackson, MS 39202
+1 601-352-2001
06:30 - 18:00
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Sun 06:30 - 18:00
Mon 07:00 - 20:00
Tue - Wed 06:30 - 20:30
Thu 07:00 - 22:00
Fri 07:00 - 19:00
Sat 06:30 - 21:30
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Great Falls, Montana
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41 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant doesn't look like much from the outside (or really the inside), but the pizza is fantastic. I would describe the style as thick crust, but not Chicago-style, maybe more like a Detroit-style crunch. It's a good variety from what you're used to and definitely better than pizza chains. I didn't think I'd be able to get a good... More 

Thank Ryan V
Richland, Mississippi
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81 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

Best. Pizza. Ever. The carnivore has bacon, ham, sausage, pepperoni. So good. So cheesy. Everytime I have been to this location, the pizza is so good. You definitely get your money's worth. Their plain pepperoni pizzas taste really good as well. Sandwiches aren't too bad, either. The ultimate is what I normally get, sans tomato. The staff is very friendly.... More 

Thank usm2003
Brandon, Mississippi
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136 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

You pay but it is a GREAT pizza every time. Hearty and hefty fresh toppings with great taste. Always cooked to perfection. The chain pizza joints can't compare. Treat yourself. One of my favorites is the chicken fajita pizza.

Thank RickyFlynt
Oxford, Mississippi
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16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

I had read the reviews noting the thick crust, but I saw on the menu where you could order a thin crust. I did, but it was still thick. I don't know if that was an error they made, or if the thin is still thick. Pizza was good, with very thick toppings, Also, this was at the Madison Ridgeland... More 

Thank SallieMc
Tylertown, Mississippi
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26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

Its not much to look at and is really just a shack Full of deliciousness and pizza! Pizzas are thick crust and fully loaded! They feel like they weigh 10 pounds! They offer traditional pizzas and some outside the box choices. I have had both and have compliments all the way around!

Thank JS39667
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103 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016

I just didn't like super thick super greasy pizza. It's just not my thing. Other people love this place though. "If super thick pizza is your thing this place is for you. The service was not great, but what you would expect. They also allow you to order beer while you wait, which is a plus. But honestly the pizza... More 

Thank traveler4444661
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

Try the deluxe sub sandwich they are amazing. The carnivore pizza is like a meat lover times 10. All around great pizza place.

Thank Tra B
Jackson, Mississippi
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20 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016

The variety of pizzas at the Pizza Shack is most notable. They put different ingredients from other cultures to create a pizza for everyone that tastes delicious! If you are looking for a good pizza in the Jackson area, look no further.

Thank waxandgold
Clinton, Mississippi
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43 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 May 2016

The rating would have been excellent but our bottle beer was warm. I mentioned this at the counter and the manager or shift leader.did nothing to solve our issue. He did say something to a worker that the cooler had not been turned on. Why did we not get a cold draft to take care of issue? I good opportunity... More 

Thank Kevin W
Madison, Mississippi
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179 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 April 2016

I think it is expensive. Thick crust is good. Chicken variety are really good. Veggie ones are just OK. Bacon ones are OK.

Thank Venkataraman P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Pizza, American
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Outdoor Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:30 - 18:00
07:00 - 20:00
06:30 - 20:30
06:30 - 20:30
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 19:00
06:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 925 E. Fortification St., Jackson, MS 39202
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Jackson
  • Phone Number: +1 601-352-2001

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?