Choosing pizza toppings is a lot like being married: if there is an irreconcilable disagreement, both parties take half. Grab a piece of the pie with today’s Groupon: For $6, you get $12 worth of pizza, subs, and Italian fare at Gina's Pizza & Italian Gourmet in Irmo.
Gina's Pizza & Italian Gourmet conjures its menu of circular fare and square meals out of 50-year-old family recipes and top-notch ingredients. Cuisine architects can construct their own piescrapers with a base of made-from-scratch crust, furnish it with jalapeños, green olives, and banana peppers, and top it off with a cell-phone antenna. Or sacrifice hunger to the Bianca pizza, which sports a flattering frock of tomatoes, mushroom, spinach, and a creamy garlic, cheese, and herb sauce ($6–$20.50). The breakfast pizza, meanwhile, awakens senses with eggs, bacon, onions, and tomatoes ($6–$18.50). Guests too hungry to bother with measuring pizza fractions can dig into one-size-fits-all Italian staples such as baked ziti ($8.25), fettuccini alfredo ($8.50), eggplant parmigiana with noodles ($8.50), collectible David sculpture boxer shorts, or cannoli ($1.59).