ABOUT

Benny’s Big Time Pizzeria is what the name suggests - big, fun, tasty, and Italian. As a Southern food flag-flier, I’ve long resisted the urge to cook Italian. But Benny’s gives our team permission to make all the wood-fired pizza, ravioli, bucatini, risotto and spiedini we can stand. It’s the perfect place to bring your family and the perfect place to share a meal and perhaps some drinks without your family. Italian food makes people happy. Benny’s Big Time takes happiness to the next level.

CONTACT INFO

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HOURS

Tuesday - Friday: 5pm - 10pm

Saturday: 11am - 10pm

Sunday: 11am - 9pm

Monday: closed

LOCATION

206 Greenfield St. 
Wilmington, NC 28401
(910) 550-2525

Directions

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ANTIPASTI

Charred Brussel Sprouts | 9
pepperoni sauce, pecorino

Wood Fired Bread | 9
ricotta, honey, rosemary

Marinated Olives | 6
orange, oregano, Calabrian chili, bay leaf

Apple Bruschetta | 9
stracchino, basil, pickled chili, saba

 

SALADS

House 7 | 14 | 22
baby lettuces, red onion, pickled peppers, smoky croutons, pecorino, oregano vinaigrette

Chopped Salad 9 | 16 | 24
radicchio, salumi, provolone, pickled egg, chickpeas, orange vinaigrette

Roasted Carrot & Farro | 10
spicy feta, apricots, pistachio

Autumn Squash Caprese | 13
stracciatella, pumpkin seed za’atar’

 

 

PIZZA

Classic Neapolitan pies

Tony Pepperoni | 15
red sauce, mozzarella, oregano

Margherita | 13
red sauce, mozzarella di bufala, basil

Kevin McCallister | 15
Grayson, mozzarella, hot honey

Guilty Pleasure | 16
pineapple, chili braised pork, red pepper salsa, cilantro

El Diavolo | 16

Nduja, chili peppers, olives, mint, scallions

En-Za-Lada | 15
Provolone, oregano, red onion. salad

The Scary Terri | 15
butternut squash, sage, cipollini, arugula, hazelnut

Talk'in Shiitake | 17
provolone, oyster & shiitake mushrooms, sweet fennel sausage, gaeta oli

FRIED STUFF

Southern Fried Chicken Parm | 12
sage, stracciatella, Italian hot honey, pickled peppers

Eggplant Parm | 9
spicy tomato, sottocenere, honey

Cacio E Pepe Hushpuppies | 8
pecorino, honey butter

Cauliflower Piccata | 9
capers, charred shallot, brown butter

 

PASTA + RISOTTO

A la Vodka | 16
casserecce, burrata

Sweet Potato Gnocchi | 14
lamb palpettine, kale, yogurt

Rigatoni | 14
pork sugo, herbed ricotta

Spaghetti All'Amatriciana | 14
Guanciale, pecorino, tomato, red pepper

Fall Mushrooms | 15
creste de gallo, leeks, cranberries

SWEETS

Spumoni Surprise | 15
Italian flag cake, chocolate pizzelle, cherry brownie, salted almonds

Olive Oil & Rosemary Cake | 8
amaro, whipped ricotta

Apple Crostata | 8
sage gelato, rye

Tiramisu Donut | 8
mascarpone glaze, coffee sugar, affogato

House Gelato 3.5 | 6
coffee caramel, blueberry, basil white chocolate, orange olive oil sorbet, honey lemon, mint brownie chip

 

CAFE

Coffee

Cappuccino 

Latte

Espresso

DRINKS

We have 6 draft beers, great cocktails and delicious wine.

GIFT CERTIFICATES & GROUP DINING

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GIFT CERTIFICATES

Gift Cards are valid at Benny's Big Time Pizzeria, Chef & the Farmer, or Boiler Room Oyster Bar. You may purchase online here, or at Benny's Big Time Pizzeria during business hours.

 
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GROUP DINING

Please call us to reserve a table for your party of 6 or more at (910) 550-2525. We accept reservations for groups up to 12. Larger groups will be sat at multiple tables on a first-come first-served basis. All reservations will be held up to 15 minutes, at which point all guests in the party must be present. If all guests are not present, your party will be added to the waitlist and seated on a first-come first-served basis.