McKinney Pizza Guide: Pies to try in your community

Check out these pizza places in McKinney and find a new favorite slice. (Courtesy Canva)
Check out these pizza places in McKinney and find a new favorite slice. (Courtesy Canva)

Check out these pizza places in McKinney and find a new favorite slice. (Courtesy Canva)

Want to grab a slice of pizza, but not sure where to go? Here is a guide to pizza places in McKinney to try the next time you’re feeling saucy. This guide will continue to be updated throughout the year as more pizza parlors open in McKinney. Did we miss your favorite place? Let us know!

McKinney Pizza Guide

Barro’s PizzaOn the menu: Try a Mega Meat pizza for meat lovers, the Vegetarian Special for your herbivore friends or go classic with a White Pizza that features fresh garlic, Italian seasoning, three cheeses and tomato. Unique quality: According to the website, giving back is part of Barro’s family tradition. The restaurant has raised $2,130,000 for St. Mary's Food Bank, $181,630 for the Arizona Cancer Foundation for Children and donated $95,000 in the Dr Pepper Tuition Giveaway. 2730 S. Central Expressway, McKinney. 469-625-2898

Romeo’s PizzaOn the menu: Romeo’s offers build-your-own pizzas, 10-inch subs, stromboli and wings. Want something different? Have your sauce on top and try a slice of the deep-dish speciality pizza, the Italiano Deep Dish Pizza. Unique quality: Romeo’s offers a 10-inch gluten-free pizza crust as well as a 10-inch cauliflower pizza crust for those who need dietary accommodations. 3755 S. Lake Forest Drive, Ste. 100, McKinney. 469-793-6777

Mira's PizzaOn the menu: Mira’s Pizza features fresh pizza dough, sauces made in-house and more than 30 different pizza toppings. Customers can choose one of the specialty pizzas such as the Tandoori Chicken Pizza or Mira’s Meatza Pizza, or get creative and build their own pizza. Unique quality: Mira’s features specialty pizzas with different regional flavors such as the Taco Pizza on a cracker-thin crust topped with Oaxaca cheese and the Mediterranean Pizza with chicken, spinach, olives, pesto sauce and feta cheese. 5121 Collin McKinney Parkway, Ste. 1100, McKinney. 214-592-8488

Parry’s Pizzeria and TaphouseOn the menu: Try a pie and sip a brew at Parry’s Pizzeria and Taphouse. The restaurant offers pizza, calzones, wings and salads plus a selection of wine, beer and mixed drinks. Unique quality: Parry’s is known for its pizza, wings and craft beer. Try all three with a slice of the Zesty Lady Liberty pizza, an order of Buffalo wings and wash it down with a glass of Devil’s Red Head. 3705 W. University Drive, Ste. 100, McKinney. 469-215-2126

Jim’s PizzaOn the menu: The restaurant has been serving the McKinney community since 1969. Create your own thin or fluffy crust pizza and treat yourself to a chocolate brownie for dessert. Unique quality: Jim’s Pizza offers a lunch and dinner buffet each day from 11 a.m.-2:30 p.m. and 5:30-9 p.m. The restaurant also delivers to McKinney, Melissa and New Hope. 2107 W. Eldorado Parkway, Ste. 110, McKinney. 972-542-1293

Shelby’s PizzaOn the menu: Find classic appetizers such as jalapeno poppers as well as unique flavors such as the Zaatar Herb Pie featuring a mix of Mediterranean herbs, sesame seeds and olive oil baked on flat bread. Unique quality: Shelby’s offers thin, thick and stuffed crust pizza with unique specials like The Spanish—a pie featuring marinara sauce, chicken, roasted corn, garlic, red onions and mozzarella cheese, and The Aloha, which sports Canadian bacon, pineapple, dried cranberries, and mozzarella and cheddar cheese. 210 N. Coit Road, Ste. 220, McKinney. 469-617-7065

Editor’s note: This list is noncomprehensive and will be updated throughout the year.

By Summer El-Shahawy
Summer El-Shahawy joined Community Impact Newspaper as the Frisco/McKinney Multi-Platform Journalist in January 2022. Her experience includes working as a Features Writer with The Idle Class Magazine and as a News Reporter with The Arkansas Traveler. She is a Plano native and 2020 graduate of The University of Arkansas in Fayetteville.