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Pete's Famous Pizza Restaurant

Pizza, Sandwiches
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2328 Fairmount Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19130-2519
215-765-3040
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7:00 am - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 12:00 am
Dining options: Delivery

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  • 11
    Excellent
  • 4
    Very good
  • 2
    Average
  • 0
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  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Best Stromboli EVERRR

Full menu of wraps, salads, pizza's and the like, but the Stromboli (I liked the Italian) was the best I have ever had. A must eat in Philly

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 3, 2015
mroberts77
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Tallahassee, Florida
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18 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Tallahassee, Florida
Top Contributor
51 reviews 51 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Full menu of wraps, salads, pizza's and the like, but the Stromboli (I liked the Italian) was the best I have ever had. A must eat in Philly

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82 reviews 82 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014 via mobile

The kids and I stopped her after parking in the lot across the street, before visiting Eastern State Penitentiary. What a fantastic meal. The pizza was made quick, and was hot and crisp. The burger was perfectly cooked, on a brioche bun. It was way too big to finish and came with fresh hot fries (when ordered as "deluxe"). My... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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113 reviews 113 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Had to try this pizza after we moved our daughter into her dorm. The pizza was yummy, we brought the leftovers home with us. Staff is freindly and helpful. They are known for the meatballs which made the food network, but we didn't try those. I will next time!

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Newark, New Jersey
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24 reviews 24 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

We took our family of 5 here at Pete's Pizza, after we saw their delivery car cross the street. We just came from the Franklin Institute, and this was perfect place to stop and eat as we walked back to our hotel. The place is clean. Bathrooms are really small, but the women's didn't work. The men's room worked fine,... More 

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Sweetwater
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48 reviews 48 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014 via mobile

We ate here on our way to Eastern State Penitentiary. The small pepperoni pizza was awesome and perfect size for my wife and me as we were really hungry from our walk from the zoo. I would eat there anytime!

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North Wales
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

I found out about this place from staff at the Franklin Institute! It has good food - I usually get the vegetable grinder - and my kids have had their cheesesteaks. Well- portioned and reasonable prices. Service was friendly and you can watch the game on Sunday.

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Anywhere,USA
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2013

Our family of 6 was on our way to the Franklin Institute. Instead of spending a bunch of money on over priced food at the museum we decided to try Pete's. Friendly staff, generous portions, and great prices. What more can you ask for? I highly recommend this restaurant if you want delicious, fast food. We had a cheese pizza,... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2013

I read some reviews saying that the pizza at Pete's is great, and a lot of reviews to that their pizza was bad. I took a chance when I saw they were offering 2 large pies for $14.99, because I figured "even bad pizza is good, right?" Wrong. My two daughters, ages 5 and 7, rejected the pizza after their... More 

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Pennsylvania
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69 reviews 69 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

We just found out about Pete's and are loving it! Pizza and sandwiches are fantastic. Have to try some of the other menu items. And, everyone is so hospitable. The on-line ordering is very cool, too. We will definitely be frequenting this place.

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Exton, Pennsylvania, United States
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118 reviews 118 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2013

We ate here after seeing the Art Museum. The pizza is great and the BBQ wings were also very good. If you are in the neighborhood, try Pete's Special... hold the anchovies.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2328 Fairmount Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19130-2519
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia
  • Phone Number: 215-765-3040

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Pizza, Sandwiches
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
7:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
7:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
7:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
7:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
7:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
7:00 am - 12:00 am

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?