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Senape's Tavern Pitza

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835 N Vine St, Hazleton, PA 18201-2484
(570) 454-9168
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4:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 4:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Wed - Thu 4:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Fri - Sat 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner

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  • 19
    Excellent
  • 6
    Very good
  • 2
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Best pizza in the world

I know that title sounds extreme, but the pizza (called pitz in Hazleton) is luscious! Crispy squares of perfect pizza dough topped with savory sauce and melted cheese! Just perfection! The full menu is spectacular also. One has to walk through a neighborhood bar to get to the restaurant in back... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 9, 2015
LeslieJo930
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Indian Harbour Beach, Florida
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Indian Harbour Beach, Florida
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

I know that title sounds extreme, but the pizza (called pitz in Hazleton) is luscious! Crispy squares of perfect pizza dough topped with savory sauce and melted cheese! Just perfection! The full menu is spectacular also. One has to walk through a neighborhood bar to get to the restaurant in back, but it is worth it. The dining room could... More 

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Camp Hill, PA
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58 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

This place is not for everyone. If you like old fashioned gin mills you'll like it. If you are into the modern day bar scene you'll be disappointed. The decor is well--old. It says since 1933 and I'll take their word. Nothing fancy but the pitza is great and the menu hasn't changed in years.. We drive from Harrisburg (about... More 

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Jacksonville, Arkansas
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8 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

The pizza is not as good as it was years ago, but still tasty. Prices are excellent. I love the relaxed atmosphere. This place has been here for years and is a historical site in itself. Definitely worth visiting!

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Hazleton, Pennsylvania
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8 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

This place hasn't changed since "coal was king", and the miners stopped after work for a shot and a beer. The dining could use a good cleaning and a fresh coat of paint. The menu was printed on a plain sheet of paper and had the previous diners' finger prints on it. Table cloths were of the plastic dollar store... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

My family and I ate here for the first time recently. We had ordered a pizza, salad and the manicotti. We thought the food was very good, and would have loved the bread they'd brought out if it hadn't been a couple of days old. The service was good, but the dining area was dirty, uncomfortable and outdated. Takeout might... More 

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Mountain Top, Pennsylvania
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20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014 via mobile

this place has been around a long time, over 100 years. I grew up about 20 minutes away and have very fond memories picking up pitzas from early on. Hazleton has faced an uphill battle the last few years - ever since the decline of anthracite coal to be honest, but a Senape's is for many nothing short of an... More 

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Hazle Township, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

I have been going here since I was 6. Always great food. Any dish is wonderful, but whatever you have you must have a pizza with sausage . You have never had anything like it and you will never have anything better.

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Hazleton, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We get pizza here all the time. They are a little more than average on pizza prices but it's worth the extra couple of bucks. Round bar pizza is good and square is amazing too. We get half and half cheeses on the square so it's like having 2 separate pizza's in one. Their eggplant parm is also amazing. They... More 

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Hazleton Pa.
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

This is a small place with good pizza in a low tone establishment. You can go to the bar in front or eat in the rear dining room. The prices are very reasonable but the dining room is small and very dated from years past. t

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San Antonio, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

The restaurant itself is way below todays standards but the food cannot be beat anywhere in the US! The pitza has not been duplicated by anyone. Best sauce, best cheese, never skimpy on the toppings. Their homemade bread is just that homemade deliciousness! Great antipasto, pasta, you name it. If you've grown up here you will always go back here... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 835 N Vine St, Hazleton, PA 18201-2484
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pocono Mountains Region  >  Luzerne County  >  Hazleton
  • Phone Number: (570) 454-9168

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Pizza, Pub
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Wednesday
4:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Thursday
4:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Friday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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