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Pop's Backdoor

3710 Shannon Rd, Ste 104, Durham, NC 27707-6327
+1 919-493-0169
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good56%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“calzone” (10 reviews)
“wings” (3 reviews)
“salad” (6 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:30 Hours
Italian, Pizza, American, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
3710 Shannon Rd, Ste 104, Durham, NC 27707-6327
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent to go food. I”created my own” pasta, and it was great. Generous portions. Good flavor. We will do this again!

Thank EdRockster
Reviewed 12 March 2018

Couldn't decide what we wanted on a Sunday night. Placed a quick order, picked it up, and enjoyed it. I had the build your own pasta and ate on it for three days. Very nice.

Thank EdRockster
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

I’ve been a long time customer since their original home restaurant days downtown. The quality of the ingredients remain very good but overall both my calzone and my wife’s pizza slices were soggy and underwhelming. Aside from the soggy dough of the calzone, my #9...More

Thank Jamfam18
Reviewed 10 March 2018

We were tired from running around all day so we decided to find a new place and get a take out. We picked what turned out to be a good place with Pop's Backdoor (nice place in a strip mall. The guy taking our order...More

Thank cheryl h
Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

Crazy slow service, incredibly rude staff,dirty tables, delicious calzone, cold mushy fries. Maybe best to call in your order and spend as little time as possible inside. Nope.

Thank Mary b
Reviewed 9 November 2017

I really enjoy this pizzeria. Great friendly service and great pizza! I usually order the pepperoni pizza or roasted red peppers and its always delicious!

Thank okebranch27713
Reviewed 10 September 2017

The owner's work so hard to make this place work, and they do a great job. The beer selection is adequate (have to have beer with pizza). I usually go as a couple and we split a salad and a medium pizza. I especially like...More

Thank LikeItActive
Reviewed 19 June 2017

It's been a long while since I visited Pop's Backdoor and I glad to report it's better than ever. I don't eat pizza and calzones as much these days so when I do I want it to be excellent. My classic calzone with added spinach...More

Thank Jamfam18
Reviewed 16 June 2017

I was looking for something a bit different than Southern fare, and stumbled on a review of this restaurant -- what luck! I enjoyed a VERY filling meal of fried calamari, a half spinach salad, and a 10-inch smoked chicken/red onion pizza. Don't be fooled...More

Thank GregVB_CA
Reviewed 6 May 2017

The pizza is perfectly thin, interesting ingredients and there are some really creative suggested combinations. On this particular day, we tried the apple and Gorgonzola. Nice and light with a hint of sweetness. We also tried a veggie lovers calzone,but was sorely disappointed. The dough...More

Thank Matthew P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3710 Shannon Rd, Ste 104, Durham, NC 27707-6327
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Durham
  • Phone Number: +1 919-493-0169
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