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Lorenzo's Pizza

900 Christian St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-3808 (Bella Vista / Queen Village)
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English first
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42 reviews 42 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 NEW

we had walked a lot and were hungry and landed at lorenzo's . despite the hunger , the size of pizza slice made us sweat . we managed to finish our slices , they were delicious.

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Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, United States
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21 reviews 21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

My dad recommended Lorenzo's to us, so my husband and I enjoyed a pizza here. We both said it was absolutely the most wonderful pizza we've ever had! We didn't get to try their Philly cheesesteaks, but those looked phenomenal as well.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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46 reviews 46 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

If you are looking for great pizza, cheese steaks, hoagies, chicken parm sandwich, this is where you want to go. John makes some of the best sandwiches in town. It's very Philly. Reasonably priced with all the ambiance of the Italian Market. You will leave here full.

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Keystone, Colorado
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215 reviews 215 reviews
142 restaurant reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

This is the thin and greasy and oily pizza of your childhood! Delicious pizza with the best kind of cheese!

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99 reviews 99 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
119 helpful votes 119 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2013

I fly in from TX to PA once or twice a year...first place I want to go is Lorenzo's...35 years in the same place, with the same people, same fabulous pizza. The crust is just exactly the right thickness and texture, toppings are plentiful, sauce primo. Love the atmosphere and the entire experience. I am hoping to get by there... More

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New York
17 reviews 17 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2013

Not Pat's, nor Geno's. Local spot for Philly cheese steak without frills or theatre. Had the standard recommended sandwich with onions and it tasted great

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26 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2013

If your looking for fancy, skip this. If you want the best pizza in Philadelphia, do lot go anywhere else. It's a little corner spot in Philadelphia's Italian Market that doesn't look like much but is proof that looks aren't everything. You can go inside to one of a few tables and eat, of order at the window on the... More

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Irwin, Pennsylvania
11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2013

while in Philly yesterday we stopped in their Little Italy to look around. we found ourselves on the corner of 9th and Christian and my son said "let's get a slice" so as we walked away sharing a slice we both said " this is the best pizza I have ever had". This is the truth people and I wished... More

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Stamford, Connecticut
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63 reviews 63 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2012

I have been visiting Lorenzo's since the mid-1990s, when I happen to be in Philadelphia. I love the Italian market area (which, sadly, seems to be gentrifying a bit) and I love this place. It always looked really scruffy, a plus from my point of view, until there was a fire there last July. Now is is restored and much... More

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30 reviews 30 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2012

Was on the way to the popular joints to show a friend, and after seeing what they served, decided to go to Lorenzo's. The cheesesteak was fantastic. Service was awesome. Next time I'll add extra cheese. Got it with provolone, fried onions, and mushrooms. Huge, and only $7.00. Remarkable. After hit Anthony's coffee across the street for cap and connoli.

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