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Pepe & Rose Pizzeria

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1 Jefferson Rd, Branford, CT 06405-4109
203-483-5232
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff

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  • 12
    Excellent
  • 2
    Very good
  • 0
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  • 0
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  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good lunch

Had a nice lunch with my wife at Pepe and Rose in Branford. My wife had the Chicken alla Rose which was good and I had the Eggplant Parm which was very good. Service was excellent. Decor was nothing special. Prices were slightly higher than similar restaurants in the area.

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 9, 2015
rcccpa .
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Stonington, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2016 via mobile

For the holidays we had food catered by Pepe and Rose the food was outstanding! From lunch to dinner this is our to go place. It feels like you're in Italy and it's a lovely family owned restaurant .

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Thank Italy11111
Stonington, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015 via mobile

Had a nice lunch with my wife at Pepe and Rose in Branford. My wife had the Chicken alla Rose which was good and I had the Eggplant Parm which was very good. Service was excellent. Decor was nothing special. Prices were slightly higher than similar restaurants in the area.

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Thank rcccpa .
West Haven, Connecticut
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42 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2015

Went there with family for a sit down dinner, the meals consisted of chicken marsala, broccoli rabe and sausage, chicken parm and a dish of macaroni with chopped ham and cheese. We also had appitizers of garlic bread and sausage and broccoli rabe, all were excellent ,I would recommend this place to anyone

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Thank poppy843
New Haven, Connecticut
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34 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

We went here for my dad's birthday with a relatively large group. There was plenty of space for everyone and the waitress was very accommodating. We had some appetizers, salads and pizza and enjoyed every bite! It was a hit all around!

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2 Thank Amanda M
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015 via mobile

Yum yum home made meatballs no frozen food all made to order killer italian bread and eggplant Not far off the highway. Pleasant dining experince and take out Rockin apizza

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Thank Mark C
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

This place is great!! We have been going for quite some time now and the food is always the best! Everything we have tried has been amazing! The vodka sauce, eggplant parm, meatballs, the pizzas (mashed potato, chipotle chicken etc) all have been absolutely delicious! By far the best place in town hands down! A few of these other reviews... More 

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2 Thank sportsmom25
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014 via mobile

What a place we found , all I have to say WOW!!!! If you haven't tried this place , it is a MUST !! They have a variety of delicious dinners and amazing pizza at a very reasonable price. It is a very clean restaurant and a cozy environment. The server and owners made us feel so comfortable and part... More 

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2 Thank foodielvr
North Haven, Connecticut
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

A few months ago we had to unfortunately place my mom in a nursing home, which is located in Branford. When my husband and I visit her later in the afternoon, we do dinner out. After going to our usual places, Eli's, SBC, WB Carson, we decided to try this little pizzeria. WOW! The fresh bread served with the meals... More 

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2 Thank Spoiledjean
New Haven, Connecticut
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

The family that runs this "pizza joint" doesn't know the meaning of hospitality. The service is absolutely terrible! They all have attitudes. I litterly watched the kitchen staff handle my salad with bare hands! HEALTH CODE VIOLATION! The son is a punk! Told me to go somewhere else when I had a reasonable complaint. Food was luke warm,pasta overcooked,tasteless tomato... More 

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2 Thank ItalianCT
Niantic, Connecticut
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

Our group ordered several pizzas that were good. However, prior to ordering our food we asked for tea since it was a cold day. The tea never arrived. We asked for bread with our salad that too never arrived. The server was more interested in talking with his friends than providing service to us. He never asked if we wanted... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1 Jefferson Rd, Branford, CT 06405-4109
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Branford
  • Phone Number: 203-483-5232

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, Pizza
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?