The Best Spots For Gluten-Free Pizza In Austin, Texas
BBQ Chicken Gluten-Free Pizza | © Keith McDuffee/Flickr
Whether you’re celiac or following a particular diet, Austin
is the best city in Texas for gluten-free eating. Gone are the days when going gluten-free meant giving up the tastes you knew well and loved. This list is compromised of gluten-free pizza that you will just adore.
Wild Wood Bakehouse
The only 100 percent gluten-free restaurant in Austin, Wild Wood Bakehouse
specializes in concocting gluten-free versions of your favorite non-gluten-free treats. If you’re celiac, you can rest easy knowing your food won’t go through cross contamination. Their pizza crust is thin, crispy, and infused with herbs. You can either build your own or choose between pizzas like the red pepper and mushroom, double olive, and more. They also have dairy-free options.
East Side Pies
Pizzeria, Restaurant, Italian, American
Enjoy your gluten-free crust topped with fresh toppings from some of Austin’s local urban farms. East Side Pies
is a longtime favorite of Austin locals, and now their gluten-free crust stands as a new upcoming favorite. Most of their toppings are sourced from local urban farms
. They make it your way with really unique pizza topping options. Some of their most recent topping concoctions include butternut squash sauce, yellow squash, carrots, and green beans.
Pizzeria, Restaurant, Italian, American, $$$
This Detroit-style pizza joint
now accommodates gluten-free pizza lovers. Their gluten-free pizza is extremely comparable to their original pizza crust inspired from the owner’s hometown pizza places in Detroit
. The pizza is extra cheesy, creating an added bonus to an already delicious pizza.
recently partnered with Blackbird Bakery to provide their customers with a mouthwatering gluten-free pizza crust. Blackbird Bakery, a delicious gluten-free bakery in Austin, just north of Bee Cave, frequently sells out of their pastries, and their pizza crust is now one of the best in Austin. After the crust is made, BackDraft Pizzeria places it in a brick oven for the ultimate pizza taste.
Southside Flying Pizza
Restaurant, Italian, $$$
At Southside Flying Pizza
, they make their crispy crust themselves. It’s also a great option if you’ve missed the flavor of non-gluten-free pizza, with most agreeing that you can’t taste the difference.
creates a scrumptious gluten-free crust and tops it off with organic produce and meats that have no preservatives and no added hormones. Some toppings include tomatoes, peppers, olives, red onions, and green peppers spread over gourmet cheese and fresh tomato sauce.
These recommendations were updated on February 9, 2017 to keep your travel plans fresh.