Why we love it:
What once was a pizza and sandwich shop known as Vallé Pizza and Pasta has blossomed over the years into the Cucina Italiana, where regulars hound the small take-out area for specialty pies named after staffers’ friends and family members.
The pie to try:
Marcus This one features blackened chicken, roasted peppers, bacon, provolone and a honey-mustard sauce.
4752 Limestone Road, Wilmington, 998-9999; vallecucina.com