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Tortugas Pizza

2801 John Hawkins Pkwy Ste 169R, John Hawkins Parkway, Hoover, AL 35244-3101
+1 205-403-9800
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good18%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“deep dish pizza” (11 reviews)
“pie” (9 reviews)
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2801 John Hawkins Pkwy Ste 169R, John Hawkins Parkway, Hoover, AL 35244-3101
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Found this gem after reading about it . If you want Chicago style pizza, this is your place . Literally a mom and pop owned place . Always friendly staff and good service . The pizza never disappoints .

Thank Pizzafiend_71
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We lived in Chicago so we know the originals. We have been all over and tried places that say they have Chicago style deep dish pie. But not a single one of them lived up to the promise. Until now. Tortugas is the real deal....More

3  Thank Brad M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Such a great little find in Hoover. We were visiting the Birmingham area and found this wonderful little spot. The service was excellent and the deep dish Chicago Style pizza was divine! This is a place we will definitely revisit when we are in the...More

Thank FamilyU86
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been married for 18 years and tortugas has been open 18 years, both have been some kind of wonderful. So good that we bought a house around the corner, OK maybe not, but it sure great to have this awesome pizza a couplle...More

Thank John D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Authentic, amazing, awesome Chicago Style Pizza. And I am from Chicago. Will definitely visit Tortugas when I am in the area again. Excellent deep dish. My favorite is sausage, mushroom.

Thank Wildcat111
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

This pizza is the award winning real deal. We make a point of hitting it each time we are in the Hoover / Birmingham area. Tucked away in a strip center, the pizzas have plenty of your choice of great toppings and lots of gooey...More

Thank latreaux
Reviewed 7 September 2017

You can always count on getting a genuine Chicago style pizza here that will match up with Giordano's or Pizza East. You get that plus a helping of friendly hospitality. The owners are usually there working side by side with everyone else. It is a...More

Thank Papadoc529
Reviewed 29 August 2017

The deep dish pizza is pretty darn good and hugh! One slice is enough. I got sticker shock when I went in to pick up and pay, wow! But it is worth every dollar. I would order in advance rather than go in and order...More

Thank J7779YTlisah
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

This place serves the best pizza I have ever had outside of the real Chicago pizza. I eat here every time I am in the area.

Thank Bill M
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

Great food, service! Deep dish Chicago pizza is made from scratch and is awesome. Friendly staff and family ran.

Thank Robert F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 3 - USD 30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 8:30 pm
4:00 pm - 8:30 pm
4:00 pm - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2801 John Hawkins Pkwy Ste 169R, John Hawkins Parkway, Hoover, AL 35244-3101
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Hoover
  • Phone Number: +1 205-403-9800
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