Hungry? Love Pizza? 

If you answered YES, then the Upper Highway Area is a good place for you to be with  Pizza Perfect Places.

The Upper Highway is certainly jam-packed with hundreds of pizza lovers and there are some truly delicious options out there that come highly recommended. In fact, no matter if you are in Hillcrest, Kloof, Waterfall or even Bothas Hill, each suburb is within close range of some form of a pizza haven. Ranging from commercial pizzas to authentic wood fire oven pizzas to gourmet pizzas, there is something to suit your every cheesy crave! We have listed 10 of the best local favourites and where to find them in the Upper Highway


Looking for a Pizza Perfect Place? Here are 10 of the best pizza restaurants


Hole In The Wall Pizza Takeaway 

Hole In The Wall Pizza Takeaway is the local hot spot and a firm favourite in the Upper Highway area. If the magical surroundings and warm hospitality don’t blow you away then the food sure will! Hole In The Wall serves delicious wood-fired pizza’s that are not only easy on the pocket but also good for the body! If you don’t believe that healthy eating and pizza go together then you really need to visit this special Pizza place and discover what healthy pizza is all about! You can find Hole In The Wall in the Assagay Garden Centre, 1 Bona Terra Road, Assagay

Call Hole in the wall on 031 768 1129 / 0822277989 or visit their Facebook page 

Hayways Pizza

Hayways Pizza is a long-standing local favourite in Hillcrest that has been serving delicious handmade, authentic, wood-fired Pizza for the past 8 years. Also recommended are their pasta, lasagne, and speciality pub food. Guests can enjoy a fully licensed bar and beautiful outside settings whilst satisfying that cheesy craving at this pizza perfect place! You can find Hayways Pizza at the Gillitts Centre, corner of York & Clifton Roads.

Call Hayways Pizza on 0780230799 or send them a message

Lupa Osteria

Lupa Osteria is an authentic Italian Restaurant and serves pizza that is wood-fired at 450°C using only imported Italian “OO” flour, Italian tomatoes & the finest mozzarella. Lupa Osteria has a love and passion for food and offers weekly specials so that customers can treat themselves to a decadent meal on a regular occasion! You can find Lupa Osteria at the Lillies Quarter Centre, 15 Old Main Road, Hillcrest

Call Lupa Osteria on 0317653059 or send them a message

Papa Giovannis

Papa Giovanni’s Restaurant is one of the best-loved restaurants in Hillcrest, serving delicious Italian style dishes with extra South African flair. Guests may indulge in a variety of Pizzas and complement it with a tasty cocktail, ice-cold beer or a gin from the beautiful fully stocked Gin-Bar. Offering takeaways on all menu items Papa Giovanni’s can be found in the Hillcrest Centre, 42 Old Main Road, Hillcrest.

Call Papa Giovanni’s 0317653617 or  send them a message  

Mamarazzi Pizza is an established brand in the pizzeria industry & has been trading for over 21 years. The pizzeria is positioned to accommodate the market need and serve the families in the Hillcrest & surrounding areas. The key focus is to provide a high-quality pizza, that is loved and remembered by all customers as being the “tastiest pizza” in Hillcrest. This is achieved by using only the freshest produce which is sourced locally & only the finest quality ingredients are placed on the pizzas.  Mamarazzi Pizza can be found at the Christian Village Centre, 44 Old Main Road, Hillcrest

Call Mamarazzi on 031 765 6262  or send them a message

Jocks On The Crest 

Jocks On The Crest is the Upper Highway’s best-kept secret – tucked away on the Crest in Crestholme , this pizza place boasts a takeaway that offers some of the best pizzas in the area. The locals have been enjoying amazing thin based pizzas made from authentic quality Italian ingredients for many years. Jocks On The Crest offers unique combo’s including the signature “Jock’s Mighty Meat” – a sausage, meat and biltong overload smothered in Cheese. With many Classics on the menu, a must-try is The Don, Sticky Rib, Chicken Du Luxe or the special Vegetarian.  Don’t miss the Wednesday Pizza Special – a great way to have TWO Classic Pizzas for ONLY R110. You can find Jocks On The Crest at the Jocks Centre, 10 Rainbow Drive,  Crestholme

Call Jocks On The Crest on 031 776 3405 or send them a message

Debonairs Pizza Watercrest Mall

Debonairs, the ‘go-to” pizza place! Born in 1996 of the vision of two young entrepreneurs from Pietermaritzburg, Debonairs Pizza sold a modest eight pizzas on its opening night. Today the brand sells 2.9 million a month. Debonairs Pizza, which pioneered the home delivery concept in South Africa, boasts a formidable footprint of restaurants across South Africa and 14 other African countries and is the leading pizza franchise in Southern Africa. Debonairs can be found on the lower ground level of Watercrest Mall, 141 Inanda Road, in Waterfall

Call Debonairs Watercrest Mall on  031 940 7035 or visit the website



6/7 Old Main Road, Gillitts



There you have it!
10 pizza perfect places in the Upper Highway
as recommended by the local community.


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