And we're always looking for a good reason to have pie. Anniversary? Pie. Celebrating a birthday? Pie. Woke up this morning? Pie.
Check out these seven great places to get handmade pie around the River City.
Be Happy Pie Co.
2818 B Mt. Vernon Ave. / EVANSVILLE
Be Happy Pie Co. opened their doors in October of 2017 on the west side of Evansville. Be Happy Pie Co. has become a regular stop for pie lovers who choose to have their favorites made from scratch. A variety of pies are created daily and include their signature “Be Happy” Cherry. Don’t forget to try the Pie Bites, Pie Poppers, and Scrappies.
Call ahead to order or stop by to see what’s baking.
6600 North 1st Avenue / EVANSVILLE
Wolf’s BBQ has been the choice BBQ restaurant in Evansville for over 90 years. All dishes are made to order and are sure to satisfy your taste buds. Make sure you save room for dessert! Wolf’s offers a variety of made from scratch pies to tempt your taste buds with flavors like coconut cream, lemon meringue, chocolate cream, southern pecan, and apple.
3119 W. Maryland St / EVANSVILLE
For fantastic barbecue and fabulous service, people know Marx BBQ is the place to go. Marx BBQ was established in 1955 by two brothers Roy & Elmer Marx and has been an Evansville westside institution for over 100 years. In addition to delicious BBQ, the variety of homemade pies served at Marx are a staple with regulars from all over the Tri-State.
If you have an event coming up, or just need a quick dessert for the family dinner, swing by Marx and pick up one of their handmade pies.
The Pie Pan
905 N. Park Drive / EVANSVILLE
The Pie Pan Restaurant & Bakery has been a staple in Evansville for 40 years. With nearly 30 different homemade flavors to choose from, varieties include pumpkin, country apple, cherry, and coconut cream, or go with rhubarb — the personal favorite of owner Libby Lear. The Pie Pan has a tradition of serving quality food and providing excellent service to their loyal and valued customers. Stop by and pick up a slice today.
Grannies Secret Handmade Desserts
1701 Oak Hill Rd. / EVANSVILLE
Tucked away off on Oak Hill Road in Evansville, Grannies Secret Handmade Desserts have become a local favorite for handmade pies. Stop by and check out their great selection that includes chess pie, sweet potato pie, and peach. Order your favorite whole or by the slice at Grannies Secret Homemade Desserts.
9 West Jennings / NEWBURGH
A home-style bakery with desserts baked from scratch in cozy Newburgh, Indiana. Come by Cloe’s for their famous “Brown Bag Lunch” and then for dessert, check out their display cases filled with fresh baked goodies and pies. Order a pie or two for that special occasion or pick up a slice when you get the urge for some homemade pie goodness.
2840 West Parrish Ave. / OWENSBORO
Over fifty plus years, Moonlite Bar-B-Q has been known for their award-winning BBQ. But most know another reason to visit this BBQ restaurant is their legendary selection of mouthwatering handmade pies. Eat at the restaurant and get a slice after dinner and then when leaving pick up a whole pie to take home. Selections include chocolate, coconut, peanut butter, and pecan pies. Make your sweet tooth happy and stop by for a piece of pie goodness.