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Pop's Backdoor

3710 Shannon Rd, Ste 104, Durham, NC 27707-6327
+1 919-493-0169
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good56%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“calzone” (8 reviews)
“wings” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, American
$$ - $$$
3710 Shannon Rd, Ste 104, Durham, NC 27707-6327
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Reviewed 11 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 20 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 17 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 7 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
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Great pizza! Wings were ok. Customer service was great and they had plenty of room to sit during lunch hour. If your thinking of going call in your order and you won't have to wait when you arrive.

Thank shines0705
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Got the lunch special of a cheesesteak sandwich and French fries. Both excellent. The fries were fresh cut - probably in peanut oil, tasty and very generous serving. Also got a half house salad and balsamic vinaigrette. That fed two of us.

Thank Pat O
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

We regularly come here for a casual lunch when we are in town. The pizza is great (thin crust) and comes with lots of creative topping choices. It's a perfect place for kids; there's a small play area and the staff is very friendly and...More

Thank Anne P
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Great experience and food. Our table ordered several kinds of pizza. Definitely a place to return, so we signed up for the club.

Thank joycek522
Reviewed 4 August 2016

This is an order at the counter style place where they bring it to your table when it's ready. We tried the Veggie Lovers, which had a pretty unique selection of vegetables on it. Crust was very thin and tasty, but the overall pizza was...More

Thank ckassotis
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

My brother's kids love this place. They like the cheese pizza. It's also near their house. My parents and I were in town for a week so my brother suggested having dinner here one night. The calamari app was good. Not overly greasy and not...More

Thank Empress5150
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Delivery, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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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