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“Just a Good, Casual Family Dinner”
Review of Mellow Mushroom

Mellow Mushroom
Ranked #14 of 665 Restaurants in Winston Salem
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$10 - US$20
Cuisines: Bar, Pizza
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Good for: Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Dining options: After-hours, Lunch, Dinner, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Description: Mellow Mushroom Pizza Bakers was founded in 1974 in Atlanta,Georgia. This franchise, operated under Home-Grown Industries of Georgia, Inc., is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia. For 41 years, Mellow Mushroom Pizza Bakers has been serving up fresh, stone-baked pizzas to order in an eclectic, art-filled, and family-friendly environment. Each Mellow is locally owned and operated and provides a unique feel focused around great customer service and high-quality food. Mellow Mushroom’s menu showcases natural flavors and the freshest of ingredients in a creative menu assortment of pizzas, hoagies, salads, calzones, appetizers and vegetarian and vegan options. Gluten free crust and a kids menu are also available. Mellow Mushroom is more than just awesome pizza and craft beer; it is a state of mind. There is also craft apparel. House of Shroom style, Mellow Mushroom’s exclusive apparel line, is available for purchase in store.
Winston Salem, North Carolina
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64 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
“Just a Good, Casual Family Dinner”
Reviewed 28 March 2014

Sometimes, there is nothing remarkable to share and that's a good thing. The menu at the Mellow Mushroom included standard fare plus a whole lot of imaginative combinations. The kid's menu satisfied the 6-year-old in the group (french toast cheese pizza with a side of fresh apple slices) and I was happy to share the "Red Skin Potato Pie" which forever proves that a red sauce is not de rigueur when it comes to delicious pizza. I was a designated driver so I didn't get to try one of their craft beers but clearly they had good choices, judging by the pleased customers at other tables.

The decor is decidedly casual. The location cannot be beat. For those who are not familiar with Winston-Salem, Fourth Street is the main attraction. Mellow Mushroom is across the street from The Stevens Center and within walking distance of the downtown hotels.

  • Visited March 2014
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Winston-Salem, North Carolina, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Mellow Mushroom's House Special Pizza ... Yummy!”
Reviewed 4 March 2014

Funky atmosphere, friendly and fun young wait staff, absolutely DELICIOUS House Special pizza with lots of great toppings and a just right crust, a great bar, a super location just across 4th Street from the aPerture Theater ... all combine to make Mellow Mushroom the best casual pizza option in Winston Salem. It is great!

  • Visited March 2014
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Thank Charlie M
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Winston Salem, North Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Good food, great service.”
Reviewed 4 March 2014

Nice restaurant. Had an outdoor patio, but too cold to eat there. Nice 'feel' to the restaurant. I ordered the quesadilla and it was good. My friend loved her meal as well. The waiter was awesome. Attentive and on point with his suggestions for each of us.

  • Visited February 2014
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Late Lunch”
Reviewed 2 March 2014 via mobile

Mushroom soup and a Thay Dei Pizza - got me all satisfied. Taste is very good, made with love :)
The waitress Chris was very friendly and always a step ahead of my needs.
Overall a little pricey though.

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Thank ake1984
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Winston Salem, North Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Good pizza = waiting a lot”
Reviewed 25 February 2014 via mobile

They have a lot of variety and flavors, good for any taste and gluten free options! The bar is good too, though on the bad side, it is always packed and the regular waiting goes from 20 to 45 min

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