Pizza Burg Pizza Restaurant Opens in Mt. Gilead

Story and photos by Donna Carver

January 20, 2014

Pizza Burg pizza restaurant opened quietly at 149 Iberia Street in Mt. Gilead on Thursday January 16. It is located in the space that was formerly occupied by Doolittles Chicken Company before it moved to its present location.

Pizza Burg is a family owned and operated restaurant owned by Jason Bentz and co-owner Meghan Kyle both of Centerburg.

“We’ve been doing pizza for a long time. My dad owned a pizza shop for 30 years. I have been doing pizza all my life” said Bentz. “We are very family oriented.”

Pizza Burg has shops located in Centerburg, owned by Bentz’s mother, and in Johnstown Ohio, owned by Bentz’s brother.

Pizza Burg is known for its thin crust and lots of toppings. “We are not afraid to load it with toppings.” Shared Bentz.

Also on the menu are subs, wings, salads and a few sweet treats.

Pizza Burg will be closed on Mondays. Fall and winter hours are 4 p.m. to 8 pm. Tuesday through Thursday. Friday open for lunch from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. open from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday and Sunday 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.

April through September they will be open 1 hour later each day.

They do deliver within 6 miles of their location. In town Mt. Gilead is a $3 charge for delivery and out of town is $4.

They do not accept personal checks but do accept Visa, Mastercard & Discover.

There is a website which lists all of the Pizza Burg locations at

To place an order you may call 419-947-5800