Welcome To Pleasant City Wood Fired Grille!

233 S Lafayette St, Shelby, NC

The fun, friendly, family restaurant!

A dream came true when Pleasant City Wood Fired Grille opened its doors in September 2008.  The fun, friendly, family restaurant is located in Uptown Shelby, NC, where the smell of burning wood permeates the uptown streets drawing you in.  Along with a variety of sandwiches, pastas, salads, and desserts we offer the only brick oven pizzas in town!  And now, it’s all available on our full take-out menu as well.

So stop by or call it in 704.487.0016!

We also offer catering for events large and small!

Our Menus

All of our food is made fresh to order. Please allow time for perfection!


NEW  Homemade Jalapeno pimento 7.95
cheese baked in our wood fired oven and served with roasted pretzel bites

Pesto Bread Sticks 7.95
Foccacia bread sticks with basil pine nut pesto, topped with melted mozzarella cheese and brown sugar served with our Cholula ranch dip.

Spinach Artichoke dip 7.95
Warm Spinach and artichoke dip served with homemade garlic crustini’s.

Feta Bruschetta 7.95
Tomato bruschetta served on a garlic crustini with feta cheese and a balsalmic drizzle and heated in our wood-fired oven.

Wings 9.95
10 crispy wings with your choice of sauce
Honey Sriracha– Tossed in our sweet and spicy honey sriracha sauce
CholulaWings tossed in hot and spicy Cholula sauce.
Wild WestLightly tossed in our smoky barbecue sauce.
TeriyakiTossed in a sweet ginger teriyaki sauce

Tomato Basil Soup Cup 3.95
Soup of the Day Bowl  4.95

Wood Fired Nachos

BBQ Pork Nachos 9.95
Crispy tortilla chips with melted cheeses, black beans, layered with slow roasted pork in our house made bbq sauce and topped with jalapeno slaw.

Chipotle Chicken Nachos 9.95
Shaved chicken cooked in our chipotle sauce on a bed of chips with melted cheeses, beans, lettuce and  pico de gallo and a cilantro lime sour cream drizzle.


House Salad  – Small: 4.95, Large:  6.95
Mixed green with cherry tomato, cucumber, white cheddar cheese, and topped with bacon bits and garlic croutons.

Classic Caesar  – Small: 4.95, Large: 6.95
Crisp romaine lettuce, shaved parmesan cheese tossed in our traditional Caesar dressing and topped with garlic croutons.

Greek Salad – Small: 4.95, Large: 6.95
Mixed field greens, feta cheese, cherry tomatoes, greek olives, pepperoncini all tossed in our house made balsamic dressing.

City Salad – Small: 4.95, Large: 6.95
Mixed greens tossed in balsamic dressing, with crisp granny smith apples, candied walnuts, sliced red onion and topped with goat cheese.

Strawberry Spinach Salad – Small 4.95, Large: 6.95
Baby spinach, strawberries, maui onions topped with candied walnuts and goat cheese served with our house made strawberry vinaigrette.               

Trio Salad NEW
on a bed of leaf lettuce.

Steel City Salad NEW – Large 12.95
topped with a balsalmic vinaigrette drizzle.

BBQ Chicken Salad – Small: 7.95, Large: 9.95
Mixed greens, cherry tomatoes, cucumber, diced avocado, white cheddar cheese, tortilla strips, roasted barbeque chicken, topped with a ranch drizzle.

Roasted chicken, blackened chicken, or fried chicken 3.00
Oven roasted salmon 4.50
Steak 4.95

Fresh Sandwiches &  Tacos

All sandwiches are served with choice of fries, pasta salad, fresh fruit or kettle chips. All sandwiches are available on tortilla wrap, whole wheat wrap, hoagie, whole wheat or foccacia bread.

All tacos come with two soft shell tacos served with a side of black beans.

Oven Baked Wraps & Sandwiches

Southern Cuban Sandwich 8.95
Shaved ham, pulled pork, sliced pickles, jalapeno pimento cheese toasted in our wood fired oven on our homemade foccocia bread.

Chicken Club 8.95
Sliced chicken, bacon, provolone cheese on toasted foccacia, with lettuce, tomato and mayo.

Blackened Chicken & Feta Wrap 8.95
Blackened chicken, sundried tomatoes, peppers, onions and feta cheese, rolled in a flour tortilla wrap with balsamic vinaigrette and toasted in our wood-fired oven.

Turkey Wrap 8.95
Sliced turkey, artichoke, lettuce, tomato and mayo in a wrap and baked in our wood-fired oven and topped with parmesan cheese.

Veggie Wrap 8.49
Flour tortilla wrap with sundried tomato aoli and filled with spinach, wild mushroom mix, peppers, onions, roma tomatoes and parmesan cheese rolled and toasted in our wood-fired oven.

California Chicken Sandwich 8.95
Sliced chicken breast with crispy bacon and muenster cheese on a hoagie roll, baked in our wood-fired oven and topped with lettuce, tomato, onion and avocado spread.

Monterrey Chicken Sandwich 8.95
Sliced chicken, jalapeno peppers, tangy honey mustard, melted pepper jack cheese, with lettuce, tomato and sliced red onion.

Roasted Ribeye Philly 8.95
Shaved ribeye cooked with roasted red and green peppers and  sweet maui onions topped with melted
montery jack and sharp cheddar cheeses, served on a hoagie roll.

 Fresh Sandwiches

Veggie Pita 8.95
Spring mix, cucumber, tomato, sliced avocado, feta cheese, drizzled with Italian dressing and served on warm pita bread.

Cranberry Chicken Salad Sandwich 7.95
House made cranberry chicken salad served on foccacia with lettuce and tomato.

Club 8.95
Smoked ham, turkey, crispy bacon, white cheddar cheese with lettuce, tomato and mayo.

Cranberry Turkey Sandwich 8.95
Hot oven-roasted turkey breast topped with muenster cheese served on foccacia bread with lettuce, tomato, onion and cranberry cream cheese.

Half Sandwich and Soup Combo 7.95
Choice of half of any of the above sandwiched with a cup of our signature tomato basil soup or soup of the day.


Two Soft Shell tacos served with a side of black beans.

Buffalo Chicken Tacos 9.99
Fried chicken tossed in Cholula sauce with blue cheese crumbles, shredded lettuce and topped with pico de gallo.

Fish Taco 9.99
Blackened salmon with a cilantro lime sour cream, shredded lettuce, and topped with pico de gallo.

Honey Chipotle Pork Tacos 9.99
Slow roasted pork cooked in our honey chipotle sauce with lettuce, cheddar cheese and pico de gallo..


Create Your Own Pizza

Start with a sauce then select from a variety of cheeses, and pick your toppings from hearty meats to healthy veggies! The possibilities are endless!

Classic Cheese

Tomato sauce and mozzarella cheese   7.95

Add any other Cheese or Hearty toppings for .95 per topping.
Add any Healthy topping for
.79 per topping.
Extra Cheese
.79 per topping


Sauces     Tomato pizza sauce, olive oil, basil pesto with pine nuts, barbecue sauce, cholula hot sauce, made to order alfredo sauce

Cheeses –    Mozzarella cheese, monterey jack, cheddar, american, feta, goat, gouda, parmesan, white cheddar four cheese blend (mozzarella, goat, parmesean, gouda) gorgonzola, fresh mozzarella cheese.

Hearty –     Pepperoni, pork, ham, sausage, ground beef, roasted chicken, blackened chicken, barbecue chicken, blackened ribeye, crispy bacon bits.

Healthy –    Broccoli, green peppers, red peppers, red onions, sweet maui onions,button mushrooms, roma tomatoes, spinach, jalapeno peppers, black olives, pineapples, sun dried tomato, mushroom mix (portabello, shitake, and button mushrooms) spring mix, candied walnuts, whole roasted garlic, chopped garlic, banana peppers, greek olives, pepperoncini, pico de gallo, lettuce, pickles.




All pizzas are ten inches and made with whole milk mozzarella unless otherwise noted.  Gluten free pizza curst available for an additional $2.00


Sliced pepper i with tomato sauce and mozzarella cheese $8.95


Olive oil base, mozzarella cheese, sweet golden pineapple, smoked ham, topped with fresh cilantro $9.95

The Gambino

Tomato sauce, mozzarella cheese, sausage, smoked ham, topped with gorgonzola cheese and fresh oregano $10.95

North Carolina Barbecue Pizza

Barbecue sauce, mozzarella, slow cooked pork in our house made barbecue sauce topped with jalapeño coleslaw $10.95

Supreme Pizza

Tomato sauce, mozzarella cheese, pepperoni, ham, sausage, peppers, onions, banana peppers, and black olives $10.95


Tomato sauce, roma tomatoes, fresh mozzarella cheese topped with fresh oregano $9.95

California Pizza

Olive oil, mozzarella, roasted chicken dn bacon topped with pico de gallo, sliced avocado ranch drizzle $10.95

Wild Mushroom Pizza

Portobello, shiitake and button mushrooms with olive oil and mozzarella cheese, topped with spring mix and parmesan cheese $9.95

Greek Pizza

Olive oil, bruschetta tomatoes, mozzarella cheese, chopped artichoke hearts, greek olives and feta cheese $9.95

Chicken Florentine

Spinach, olive oil, mozzarella cheese with oven roasted chicken, roma tomatoes, topped with feta cheese and bacon $9.95

South Mountain Chicken Pizza

Barbecue sauce, mozzarella cheese, roasted chicken, ham, bacon, topped with cheddar cheese $10.95

BBQ Chicken

Roasted chicken with barbecue sauce, mozzarella, sliced red onions, gouda cheese and fresh cilantro $9.95

Open Faced Philly Pizza

A-1 ranch base, peppers and onions, shaved ribeye, french fries and American cheese topped with an A-1 ranch drizzle $10.95

Chicken Quesadilla Pizza

Olive oil, caramelized onions, mozzarella cheese, blackened chicken, black bean, roasted red peppers, cheddar cheese, topped with cilantro and Cholula ranch drizzle $10.95

Buffalo Chicken Pizza

Chill hot sauce, mozzarella cheese, roasted chicken, topped with celery and your choice of blue cheese or ranch dressing $9.95

Meat Lovers

Tomato sauce, mozzarella cheese, pepperoni, sausage, ground beef and ham, topped with bacon $10.95

Steak and Mushroom Pie

Olive oil, caramelized onions, mozzarella cheese, grilled mushrooms, shaved ribeye, topped with a horseradish mayonnaise drizzle and chives $10.95

Chicken Bacon Ranch Pizza

Ranch dressing base, mozzarella cheese, bacon, roma tomato and roasted chicken $9.95

BBQ Bacon Cheesburger Pizza

Barbecue sauce, mozzarella cheese, ground beef, bacon, cheddar cheese, topped with lettuce tomato and pickle $10.95

Chicken Pesto Pizza

Basil pesto, mozzarella cheese, roasted chicken, roma tomatoes, walnuts and goat cheese $10.95

Entrée and Pasta

Ribeye served with seasonal vegetables and choice of fries, mashed potatoes or roasted potatoes

Wood Fired Blackened Ribeye 16.95
12 ounce seasoned Ribeye steak cooked to your desired temperature.

Chicken Pesto Pasta 10.95
Oven roasted chicken and roasted garlic cooked in a pesto cream sauce and tossed with penne pasta, topped with shaved parmesan cheese.

Blackened Penne Pasta 10.95

Chicken Broccoli Alfredo  9.95
Roasted chicken and broccoli cooked in an homemade alfredo sauce served over penne pasta and topped with parmesan cheese.




Dessert Pizza 8.95
Chocolate chip cookie dough baked on our signature pizza crust topped with chocolate chips and ice cream.

Chocolate Brownie Sundae 5.95
A chocolate walnut brownie topped with vanilla ice cream, cherries, chocolate sauce, nuts and whipped cream.

Strawberry Dream Cake 5.95

Chocolate Lovers Cake 5.95

Sea Salt Caramel Cheesecake 6.95
New York style cheese cake swirled with caramel, sprinkled with sea salt and topped with a layer of caramel topping.



Bar Specials

You can always expect to find a fantastic selection of American-made draft craft beers at Pleasant City. We also rotate in selections from some of the finest craft breweries across the United States. We have daily specials, so be sure to check out our wall to find your favorites!

We’re a lively joint offering wood-fired pizzas, brews & cocktails in comfy digs with exposed-brick walls


Monday – Thursday: 11 am – 10 pm

Friday – Saturday 11am – 11 pm

Sunday: 11 am – 9 pm

Address: 233 S Lafayette St, Shelby, NC 28150

Phone: (704) 487-0016