Welcome to Mystic Pizza
Our story begins in 1973... when the Zelepos family opened Mystic Pizza. Hard work, family effort and a "secret recipe" contributed to the long run success of Mystic Pizza. Of course, the real reason behind our success is our pizza. So addicting is Mystic Pizza that the crowds grew and grew.
The day Hollywood came to town... Incredibly, Mystic PizzaŽ caught the eye of screenwriter Amy Jones, who was summering in the area. Ms. Jones chose Mystic Pizza as the focus and setting for her story of the lives and loves of three young waitresses. The movie was filmed on location in Mystic and neighboring towns. "Mystic Pizza" was released in 1988 and was a hit, even Siskel and Ebert gave it two thumbs up!
Meanwhile, back in Mystic... the little pizza shop could barely keep up the demand. Customers lined the sidewalk, waiting to taste "A Slice of Heaven." Menus and matchbooks disappeared in amazing quantities. Cars on Main Street dangerously avoided pizza fans who straddled the yellow lines angling for photos. What could we do? We answered the hungry demand and opened Mystic Pizza II in North Stonington. This shop thrived, but it still wasn't enough to satisfy nationwide pizza fans...
Finally, a frozen pizza that doesn't taste like a box!
"Can I find your pizza in my local grocery store?" And so, in response to the demand of our valued customers, we developed a line of frozen pizza that matches Mystic Pizza's recipe. You may find our frozen pizza at the stores listed here and our full menu for the Mystic location online here.
Our Philosophy and Thanks
Thank you all for the years of support and loyalty. We invite new customers to come and see what it's all about! Our goal is simple, make your dining experience a most memorable one at an unbelievable price! Come and taste the famous "SLICE OF HEAVEN". Visit us and see why we have become the most famous pizza house in America.