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277 E Pine St, Exeter, CA 93221-1749
559-594-1903
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Monday
Closed
Hours:
Mon 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tue 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wed - Fri 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Sat 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Los Angeles, California
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9 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

We were tired and hungry and Pete's Place fit the bill for 2 small boys and my sister and I. Generous portions, all made to order. The chicken fried steak was fried to perfection, the steamed veggies were perfectly done and salad was very large. The boys both had burgers which were perfect for kids, but not real fancy. This... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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28 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016

My 80 year old dad, me and my sister were passing through the area and found this yummy and inexpensive gem. My dad doesnt eat mexican food so he got the burger special for $6 and my sister and i each got a special, I got 4 tacos (so fresh and good) and my sister a burrito special (yummy and... More 

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Visalia, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2016 via mobile

Pete never disappoints with his level of service and the quality of his food. I always try to visit once a week for our family dinners and never once have I been disappointed. He always offers a variety when it comes to something filling or light. You won't regret your visit.

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Exeter, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015

Atmosphere is nonexistent, Food is good. Well prepared and served timely. nothing stands out on the menu that makes this extraordinary. Its a safe bet from the burgers to the sandwiches. I have been here about 10 times in the last few years and everything is solid and can recommend coming here for lunch.

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San Diego, California
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444 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

The day we visited Pete's it was nearly 100 degrees outside & when we entered the restaurant it seemed significantly hotter. They have a wide variety of generally good food. We decided to order to go & the staff was very friendly & helpful to us. Your choices in Exeter are limited but I would recommend Pete's as take out... More 

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1 Thank TheSpeis
Exeter, California
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15 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

The food & service are excellent, but the building is too cramped & hot! The have an amazing club sandwich, the hamburger & fries are great too. The owner/chef is very friendly & makes you feel welcome. Don't go during school lunch hour, too busy!

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California
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28 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

What a wonderful little surprise! My friend introduced me to this restaurant this week and it was delicious!! Their burgers are to die for and so are their salads.

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1 Thank BronxWine
Exeter
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

I'll keep this simple. I live and work in Exeter. I eat at Pete's at least three times every week. Everything is good. The speed is often surprising given it is always freshly cooked (just a few feet away.) The quality is always good. The place is fairly small and fills up at noon - time your lunch visit a... More 

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Exeter, California, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2013

I met a friend here for lunch, she had been there before, I hadn't, They were not busy at all, but it was after 1:00 pm. The waiter was attentive. I had the lunch burger special and was disappointed. They did offer several side options with the burger, which was nice. I got the salad, the cucumber was sour, had... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2012 via mobile

Pete's has one of the best burgers I have eaten. The waiters there are extremely rude. I have even heard one waiter curse and say how much she hates her job

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Soups
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 277 E Pine St, Exeter, CA 93221-1749
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Exeter
  • Phone Number: 559-594-1903

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