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.

Sal's Pizza & Italian Ristorante

2811 State Road 1777, Chapel Hill, NC 27516
+1 919-932-5125
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good11%
  • Average16%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible5%
7 Nov 2017
“Our favorite pizza!”
19 Oct 2017
“Best Spaghetti Carbonara in the world (at least the world that we have traveled)”
Closed Now
Italian, Pizza
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
2811 State Road 1777, Chapel Hill, NC 27516
All Details
Write a Review
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (18)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 18 reviews

Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Sal's is our go to pizza restaurant. Consistent good pizza. The dough is very good and lots of nice toppings.

1  Thank Jacob R
Reviewed 20 October 2017

Over the past 25 or so years, the wife and I have made it a point to try to find a better tasting Spaghetti Carbonara in our frequent travels throughout the US and Europe, but so far have been unsuccessful. We came close a couple...More

Thank maniakman
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Nice folks but if you dare to have "pizza" in your name it better be special. Fresh ingredients AWOL.

Thank JimT091
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Having grown up with the privilege of having homemade food from our Italian neighbor, my standards are high. Sal's food is okay, but nothing notable. Still, I've always enjoyed eating there. However, I had a home delivery recently, and the delivery person made inappropriate and...More

Thank N0vember17
Reviewed 24 June 2017

My 11-year-old grandson was craving Italian so, after my appointment at UNC, we made a search for a possibility not too far away. Sal's seemed to fit the bill and we were not disappointed. The sign outside boasted an all-you-can-eat buffet which I expected to...More

Thank ehamblinjr
Reviewed 15 December 2016

I'd driven by Sal's for all 12 years it has been open and never stopped in... now I'm counting that as 12 years of lost opportunity! The pizza was so good, I ordered another slice takeout and brought it to my son, who said, simply...More

Thank Zemo T
Reviewed 23 November 2015

We got take out from Sal's on a Saturday evening for company that included a vegetarian and someone recovering from surgery who couldn't eat anything chewy. The spaghetti was delicious, the eggplant Parmesan was divine and the big square Sicilian pizza was amazing and very...More

Thank Roadonagain
Reviewed 10 October 2015

Pizza is really good if ordered well done. If not, it is just too doughy. The antipasto salad is really good. The sandwiches are terrible. Pasta is very mediocre. The menu is completely hit or miss. Desserts are just okay. The tiramisu was good when...More

1  Thank Justin H
Reviewed 15 July 2015

This place is run by people who look and seem to be Italian, but it is not good. It is the minimal as far as quality and flavor. This goes for the pizza and the pasta.

2  Thank Mefarrior
Reviewed 10 July 2015

We had dinner here one night when in Chapel Hill. It is a nice little Italian restaurant - Nothing fancy. Prices are reasonable. Food is good. Service was good as well.

Thank Traveler06232009
Nearby HotelsSee all 18 hotels in Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill InnTown
35 reviews
2.90 km away
The Siena Hotel, Autograph Collection
509 reviews
3.09 km away
Days Inn Chapel Hill
397 reviews
3.55 km away
Residence Inn Chapel Hill
279 reviews
3.56 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Magone Italian Grill & Pizza
31 reviews
1.52 km away
Sage Cafe'
63 reviews
1.59 km away
Margaret's Cantina
76 reviews
1.59 km away
Nearby Attractions
Downtown Chapel Hill
321 reviews
3.30 km away
Morehead Planetarium and Science Center
150 reviews
3.94 km away
FRANK Gallery
18 reviews
4.00 km away
Kidzu Children's Museum
32 reviews
3.71 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Sal's Pizza & Italian Ristorante staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:45 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:45 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:45 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:45 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:45 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:45 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2811 State Road 1777, Chapel Hill, NC 27516
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Chapel Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 919-932-5125
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