Hometown Eats: Tony Avellino's in Roanoke

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ROANOKE, Va. (WDBJ7) If you've got a craving for some really good pizza, you may want to check out Tony Avellino's in Roanoke.

Known for its New York style pizza, Tony's has become a favorite spot in just a years time.

"It’s different. It’s made to order, exactly how you want it," said Winley Davis, a regular there.

The pizza is gigantic and delicious, featuring top of the line ingredients and a homemade marina sauce.

If you don't want pizza, don't worry because Tony's still has you covered. One of the menu items the locals rave about is the cheese steak sub.

"Wonderful shaved rib eye with peppers, onions, mushrooms and melted American cheese,” said George Thomas, the GM at Tony's.

"The meat is tender, the cheese melts everything together. Oh man I could have 10,000 of these,” said WDBJ7's Josh Birch.

Tony Avellino's is located at 3606 Franklin Rd SW, Roanoke, VA 24014.

If you've got a local spot we need to check out, connect with Josh via email at jbirch@wdbj7.com or on Facebook at Josh Birch WDBJ7.