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Pete's Steak House

1855 N Olden Ave, Trenton, NJ 08638
609 771 6747
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Ranked #18 of 245 Restaurants in Trenton
Cuisines: American, Steakhouse
Most recent review
- Sep 16, 2014
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Howell, New Jersey
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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 NEW

This great restaurant has fantastic lunch items, cheese steaks, pig wings, burgers, and specials every day. Great quality cheese steak sandwich and the price can't be beat. Great portions too!

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Italy
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95 reviews 95 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

My Dad and stepmom, use to live very close to Pete's at the old location....it was great for pizza and cheese steaks, now i go to the new location, its always busy and great for a great cheese steak....some of the waitresses r ditzy....but hey its pa rt if the charm.....the food is great..

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Hamilton Square, New Jersey
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140 reviews 140 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2013

This is your typical "Cheers" type bar. Many locals. Even though I'm local, their locals are even more local. I don't know how their steaks are, but their wings are pretty good. I ordered the hot with the double hot sauce on the side.. They sent the wings with the double hot sauce instead. I like hot spicy foods, but... More

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Jacksonville, Florida
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131 reviews 131 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2013 via mobile

I usually visit Pete's when I go to visit family in Trenton. They moved to a bigger location with a full bar. Feels more like a bar atmosphere with a few dinner tables rather than the old Pete's that was like a small diner with an open grill where you could watch the magic happen. I think the menu has... More

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Ewing NJ
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96 reviews 96 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2012

We live in town and have visited on a number of ocassions. The breakfast is normally verygood, with the service always attentive. My son's favorite is the New Jersey standard pork roll egg and cheese sandwich.

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new jersey
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45 reviews 45 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2012 via mobile

Went to Pete's because they will serve eggs at midday. The bacon was tasty and crisp, eggs were supposed to be over easy, but were patchy brown crusted. Potatoes were raw. Seemed a very long time before food arrived and it wasn't busy at all. Very pleasant wait person. Okay experience overall, but I won't rush back.

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Yardville, New Jersey, United States
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2012

Love going their for their fish and chip or a great steak sandwich. Great little neighborhood bar.

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Princeton, New Jersey
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69 reviews 69 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2012

Pete's offers a really excellent steak sandwich, and shame on you if you drive by this place at lunchtime without stopping! I've eaten lunch there 4 or 5 times in the last year, and I always order the 'real' steak sandwich - an actual steak, not the chopped up minute steaks we're accustomed to, but a real piece of meat.... More

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New Jersey
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61 reviews 61 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2011

I liked the Pizza -tomato pie --fast moving place --anitpasta was american style but good ----family place that if your in trenton please get the PIE ! i will return every time i am in Trenton !

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Murrells Inlet, South Carolina
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21 reviews 21 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2011

I will drive an hour each way for one of Pete's Tomato Pies. They are simply that good. I absolutely love the chunk Italian sausage tomato pie. The crust is thin and crisp, the sauce is sweet and classically Italian. They use just the right amount of cheese to make their pies the best in the area, and I have... More

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