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Frank Pepe's Pizzeria Napoletana

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238 Commerce Dr, Fairfield, CT 06825-5538
+1 203-333-7373
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11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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72 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Coal fired pizza with plenty of toppings available. Food is served quick. It's just pizza and salads on the menu. I was hoping to stop at the original in New Haven...but traffic was very heavy and was pleasantly surprised to find this one in Fairfield. The waiting area is strange and could be a turnoff....they don't take names...you just que... More 

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Providence, Rhode Island
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8 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited friends in the area and invited them to check the place out. We love to visit one at Mohegan Sun so this one was with high expectations and we were not disapointed. We had to wait for 30 min. to be seated on Tue. night but it was not too bad and we just chated trough.

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Cumming, Georgia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Pizza , simple pizza as delicious as can be. All of them are great with a nice crispy crust, and the white clam pie is indescribible

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Easton
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2016

You get what you pay for. Although a bit pricey, this is the best place for pizza. When my sons visit, we make sure to go here several times.

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Thank howsthings
Fairfield, Connecticut
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15 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

Just like the original in New Haven ... this thin crust pizza is a classic tomato pie, prepared to perfection. Particularly recommend the white clam!!

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Fairfield, Connecticut
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

I'm not sure why people flock to Pepe's - either in New Haven or in Fairfield. I have been to both and find the long wait (especially in New Haven) isn't worth it. The service is slow and the pizza is just ok. Doesn't compare to NY pizza and definitely not Chicago pizza if deep dish is your thing.

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Trumbull, Connecticut
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2016

My family loves pizza, enjoys trying new places with everyone always eager to critically review the details. Although this is my review, you are probably getting some input from the extended family perspective as well. Consistently good pizza but not quite up to the hype "Best pizza in America." The New Haven location, in my opinion, might be a little... More 

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Carefree, Arizona
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 161 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 8, 2016

This is our favorite pizza anywhere. We have been eating Pepe's since the 1980's. We are no longer living in CT but when we visit we always make several stops at their restaurant in Fairfield. It is almost always BUSY.....We ordered two large pizzas to go. They were crazy busy with lines awaiting tables. They had two pizzas in our... More 

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Monroe, Connecticut
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 5, 2016

I was lucky enough to have the fresh tomato before they are gone. Worth the trip and worth the wait. This establishment is a landmark. So are the pies. Have to go back to the old standard, white pie with clam and bacon. Still the best in the area.

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Thank Tim D
New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 2, 2016

Great New Haven style pizza. Very generous portions. This not the original location, but is much easier to get to if you're driving through CT. Right off the interstate, decent amount of parking. We were lucky to get a table and not have to wait to be seated. It's a coal oven pizza - so it takes a while to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$15
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 238 Commerce Dr, Fairfield, CT 06825-5538
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Fairfield
  • Phone Number: +1 203-333-7373

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?