Monday, December 31, 2012

Happy New Year!!

Happy New Year from all of us at Pizza by the Sea!  We hope that 2013 brings you hope, peace, love, and new adventures at the beach!!

Sunday, December 23, 2012

Merry Christmas!!

Merry Christmas from our family to yours!  Pizza by the Sea will be closed Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. We will reopen on December 26th at 11:00 a.m.  Have a wonderful holiday and see you soon!!

Tuesday, December 11, 2012

Need a Gift?

Need a gift for the pizza lover in your life?  Stop in and purchase a PBTS gift certificate! Great for co-workers, teachers, friends, and family alike!!

Monday, December 3, 2012

Need to Feed A Group?

Need an easy but delicious way to feed a group? Give us a call and we can help you plan a yummy and affordable meal for your next office luncheon, Christmas party, or birthday party! YUM!!

Monday, November 12, 2012

30A's HOT SPOT Nomination Time!!

 Hello fans! It is that time of year again... time to nominate your favorites on 30A! We would be grateful if you took a little time to fill out the survey and nominate us in categories you see fit.

 Last year, we won Hot Spot in the following: Pizza, Kid Friendly Dining, and Affordable Meal. We won runner- up in Laid Back Lunch (no water view) and Casual Dining. Also, if you love our pictures, please nominate our photographer, Jacqueline Ward Images, for Hottest Photographer. We are so thankful for your support and for your taking the time to do this!!

Click HERE to complete the survey.

Thursday, November 8, 2012

Looking for a Gift?

Looking for a way to say thank you, happy birthday, thinking of you, or even Merry Christmas?
PBTS gift certificates make a great gift for friends and loved ones!! 

Monday, October 29, 2012

Weekday lunch YUM!!

 Do you know about our fantastic weekday lunch menu?  You can get delicious sandwiches....

 YUM bowls (all the yummy toppings of a pizza without the crust!)......

 or our pick 2 special shown above.  Choose two items from a huge slice of pizza, a side salad, or a small baked spaghetti.  Or you can just get a slice and a drink, or a tasty spinach salad with chicken!

So many options at a really great price!  Try us next time you want a quick, tasty lunch during the week!

Tuesday, October 16, 2012

Saturday, October 13, 2012

Gluten -Free??

Photo of her PBTS gluten free pizza taken by Lilly of Pancakes and Beet Juice blog

 If you follow a gluten-free diet and are looking for some tasty choices in this area, check out this blog post by Lilly at Pancakes and Beet Juice. Thanks, Lilly, for including our gluten-free pizza in your list!  Go HERE to read her post. 

Tuesday, October 9, 2012

Do You Love YUM?

If you love PBTS, please tell your friends and family!  Referrals are the #1 way we see new customers in our little pizza shop.  Thank you for sharing the love!!! 

Friday, October 5, 2012

A Busy Weekend in Sowal!

photo by Jacqueline Ward Images. Special Thanks to YOLO Board.

So much to do this weekend in Sowal!  Here's just a few things you may enjoy, whether you are local or visiting!

*Seaside Community Yard sale from 8 a.m.-2 p.m.  in the amphitheater.  To make the experience even more pleasant and stress-free, Seaside is offering free parking and air-conditioned shuttle service from WaterColor Crossings on Hwy. 395 (right by PBTS!)  from 7 a.m. – 8 p.m., making it easy for guests to park their car and ride to the center of town. And, for even more convenience, valet parking will be available on Smolian Circle from 7 a.m.-2 p.m.

*Seaside Farmer's Market will be in WaterColor this Saturday from 9-1.

*Walton Outdoors will host the free Outdoors Festival from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at Live Oak Landing RV Resort, 229 Pitts Ave. in Freeport. Hands on activities include fishing, boating, kayaking, stand up paddle boarding, wildlife encounters, interactive educational exhibits and more.

 *Join the race to find a cure for Parkinson's disease by running in or sponsoring the 2012 Jim Del Mauro Rosemary Run. The race begins at 7:30 a.m. Saturday on the East Lawn Green. Early registration is $35/adults and $20/students and $45/adults and $25/students on day of race. Visit

* Emerald Coast Duck Regatta
Adopt a rubber duck and join in a day of family fun at the Second Annual Emerald Coast Duck Regatta hosted by the Sacred Heart Hospital on the Emerald Coast Guild at 11 a.m. Duck Regatta begins at 1 p.m. Prizes will be awarded to the owners of the first ducks to cross the finish line. The event will have fun activities for the whole family, including face painters, crafts, scavenger hunts, and a chance to win the $50,000 Golden Duck Prize. Admission is free.

*Not in Sowal but worth  noting!   Destin Seafood Festival
The 34th Annual Destin Seafood Festival returns to its original home on the Destin harbor from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Oct. 6 and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Oct. 7. Enjoy fresh local seafood, live music, artists, Kids Zone and more. The event is free and donations will be accepted at the door.

*Of course, you can just stay along 30A and just enjoy the beach, the bike path, and all of the fantastic shops and restaurants!   If you like to YOLO Board, you can rent one over at the WaterColor Boathouse and cruise Western Lake. 

Thursday, September 27, 2012

Are You Crazy About Pizza?

We are!!! Give us a call and we can help you plan food for your party or special event! YUM!!
{Crazy photo by Jackie Ward of Jacqueline Ward Images}

Monday, September 17, 2012

Karaboo Cupcakes Coming Soon to PBTS!!

We are happy to announce that Pizza by the Sea will begin selling Karaboo Bakery's Cupcakes this Thursday!!  After tasting these cupcakes and hearing about the high quality ingredients and love put into these treats, we knew that our customers would love them as much as we do!!  More information about Karaboo coming soon, but make sure you go HERE to their Facebook page and like them!

We would like to give a big thank you to Ruth at Sugar Rush for baking treats for us for the last year and a half.  She is taking some time off from baking to focus on some other projects!!  We are so thankful for her and for the yummy goodies she provided us, and wish her the best!  (And she is the one who actually recommended Karaboo Bakery to us!!)

So make sure you stop by later this week and get a bite of yummy goodness to go with your pizza!!

Saturday, September 8, 2012

Have you Tried our Sandwiches?

We are known across the U.S. for our one-of-a -kind thin crust pizza, but did you know we carry a delicious selection of homemade sandwiches?  Each sandwich is wrapped with our dough, filled with only the best ingredients, and then lightly dusted with our special blend of cheeses and herbs. Shown above is the meatball sandwich-- we also have a Ham Sammy, Pepperoni Caesar, Popeye, Calzone, and Stromboli.  See our menu for full descriptions of each sandwich.  YUM!!

Wednesday, August 29, 2012

Birthday Bash Pictures!

 Thanks for joining us to celebrate 5 years at PBTS! We had a blast!  And a special thank you to Abrakadoodle for the face painting, Sugar Rush for the yummy cupcakes, and Jackie Ward from Jacqueline Ward Images for the fantastic photos!! Here's to many more years of YUM!!!

Tuesday, August 28, 2012

Tuesday Hours

We are open regular business hours Tuesday, August 28  (11-9).  Thank you!!

Monday, August 27, 2012

Updated Hours

We will be open Monday, August 27th until 8 p.m.  Stay tuned for updated hours for Tuesday. Stay safe!!

Sunday, August 26, 2012

Weather Update

Hello!! PBTS is open this evening and will be open Monday normal hours, as of now. Stay tuned for updates as the storm approaches.  Be prepared and be safe!!

Friday, August 24, 2012

Need Pizza for a Group?

Give us a call and we can help you provide great food at a reasonable price for your business meeting, school function, or party!!

Friday, August 17, 2012

Saturday, August 11, 2012

Try our Weekday Lunch Specials!

Triple bypass slice and Greek Salad

Need a quick, affordable, but satisfying lunch during the work week?  Stop by PBTS for our weekday lunch specials! Served Monday- Friday from 11-3, our Pick 2 Lunch Special is the most popular.  Choose 2 items from the following:  giant slice (cheese, pepperoni, triple bypass, white veggie, or buffalo chicken), a side salad (house, caesar, greek or spinach), or a small baked spaghetti.  Includes a fountain drink for $6.99 plus tax!  YUM!!

Saturday, August 4, 2012

Pizza Picnic at the Beach?

Cute dresses available at our neighbor Little Red.

Headed out for a fun day at the beach?  Stop by and grab some pizza and sodas to go.... a perfect beach treat!!

Tuesday, July 31, 2012

Family Fun at PBTS!

We love catching families having fun at PBTS and last night the Cheatham family of fifteen came in for dinner!  They came from all over the U.S. to vacation down here on 30A together.... fantastic!!
We hope you all have a wonderful vacation, and thanks for making Pizza by the Sea a part of your family's dinner plans!!

Thursday, July 26, 2012

Fun Retro Sodas!

Did you know we have bottled retro sodas at PBTS? Choose from Coca-Cola (real sugar, not high fructose corn syrup!), Bulldog Root Beer, Cheerwine, Sundrop, RC Cola, and Grape Nehi.  We are currently waiting for our shipment of Orange Nehi and Frosty Blue Cream Soda.  A fun addition to your yummy pizza meal!

Saturday, July 21, 2012

Obey the Flags!

PBTS is partnering with South Walton Fire District to help educate the public on the beach safety flag system! On our to go boxes you will find the "Know Before You Go" sticker, explaining the different colored beach flags and what each one means.  It is so important to obey the beach flag system for your own safety and the safety of the lifeguards and rescue teams.  To get daily updates on the current conditions at the beaches, go to the South Walton Fire District's Facebook Page, or

Friday, July 20, 2012

We Have Gluten-Free!

Did you know we have a delicious gluten-free pizza crust?  That's right!  You can still enjoy delicious pizza even if you are gluten-free!  YUM!!

Sunday, July 15, 2012

SOWAL's Newest Yogurt Bar!

Head over to Seacrest to Orange Leaf Frozen Yogurt and welcome them to 30A!  The kids will love making their own treats-- they have an awesome selection of lowfat FROYO and a huge variety of toppings. (I think my kids had more toppings than yogurt in their bowls:)  Located in Seacrest Beach in the same shopping plaza as La Cocina Mexican Grill and Ophelia Swimwear.  So after you get your fill of PBTS, head on down to Orange Leaf for some frozen YUM!

Tuesday, July 10, 2012

Do you have a YUM sticker?

Make sure you grab a free YUM sticker when you come to PBTS! Show your support for your favorite pizza place by putting the sticker on your vehicle, golf cart, guitar case, yolo board, scooter, cooler, bicycle.... whatever!  If we see one of our stickers around town, we will take a pic of it and post it on our Facebook page.  If you see your sticker posted, then you win a free pizza!   Can you say YUM?

Thursday, July 5, 2012

We Love Kids at PBTS!

Sweet Evelyn enjoys a night out at PBTS.

Looking for a place you can bring the entire family for a great meal, fun for the kids, and won't break the bank?  Our goal at PBTS is to fill all of those needs for our customers!  Come feed your happy face!

Tuesday, July 3, 2012

Happy Fourth of July!

Happy Fourth of July from Pizza by the Sea! We will be open from 11 a.m. until 6 p.m. on the 4th, and resume regular hours (11-9) on the 5th!  Have a fun and safe holiday celebrating our nation's birthday and our freedom! 

Friday, June 29, 2012

Live, Love, Eat Pizza by the Sea!

Our 2012 t-shirts and tanks are flying off the shelves, so make sure you stop by and get yours while supplies last!  The tanks make a great cover-up as well! 

Thursday, June 21, 2012

Having the Gang Over?

Photo taken by Jacqueline Ward Images at Grayton Beach

Having a get together with family and friends?  Give us a call and we can help feed the entire gang!

Thursday, June 14, 2012

Voted 2011's Most Kid-Friendly Restaurant on 30A!

Adorable photo of Henry captured by Jacqueline Ward Images

Bring the whole family out for amazing pizza, a relaxed atmosphere, and even fun for the kids with entertaining toys outside and books to read inside while you wait! 

Monday, June 11, 2012

More than Just Pizza!

Our pizzas are known across the U.S., but did you know that we have delicious sandwiches and baked spaghetti?  The meatball sandwich (shown above) will knock your socks off!  Baked on our famous pizza dough, topped with our special marinara and cheeses....oh yeah!!