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Frank Pepe Pizzeria Napoletana

157 Wooster St, New Haven, CT 06511-5709
+1 203-865-5762
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“white clam pizza” (133 reviews)
“pie” (181 reviews)
“pepperoni” (73 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
157 Wooster St, New Haven, CT 06511-5709
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Reviewed yesterday

Pepe's Pizzeria is a place that brings pizza to life and brings a smile to kids and adults faces. Great Staff and even greater Pizza! Bring the whole family!

Thank TheVoiceofCT
Reviewed 4 days ago

This store is the original. Its like wrigley field or the green monster or pizza restaurants. There will be a wait, and it build the excitement and experience.

Thank 101blacklab
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Two words: White. Clam. I absolutely love this place!! You MUST get the white clam pizza!! The Margarita is also very delicious. Every time I go, my family makes me bring home a pie. Have eaten some of the best pizza in NYC and even...More

Thank mabazz94
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I love this place. Starting going back in the 80’s when I worked at SNET and still love the pizza and nostalgia of the old place and Wooster street. This place is legendary and although we now live elsewhere for quite some time, we visit...More

Thank anthonysostilio
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We visited Pepe’s base on a friend who said they had the best pizza they ever had. So I had high expectations. Pepe’s delivered. We wired about an hour to get a table. Service was fast and friendly. We had the original mozzarella and tomato...More

Thank ashep2
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thin crust pizza from coal fired oven. Great tomato sauce without all the herbs most places think make a pizza sauce. Just tomatoes. The white clam pizza is the best ever. Loads of clams with garlic and olive oil.

Thank Bob W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We called ahead to see if they could accommodate our group of 53 music students on a Friday night. Even though we changed our time, the staff had our tables set aside and our pizza coming right out of the oven as we sat down!!...More

Thank jennkenn2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I heard so many good things about this place! It's iconic New Haven in my mind. The pizza was good, but I'm a New York girl. New Haven doesn't compare.

Thank Esterina D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This pizza is really good -- but so is the pizza in most other non-chain pizza joints! It's not hard to make excellent pizza, so to call this place the "best in the world" actually serves to detract from the dining experience because it heaps...More

Thank Clausewitzhorse
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

when I got my pizza I tried to take off the cheese because i'm not a fan of cheese on my pizza but when I pulled off the cheese but the dough was stuck to the cheese and all there was left was bread

Thank Seth B
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Joe G
February 17, 2018|
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Response from Nikkismom1 | Reviewed this property |
No but it’s still worth the wait!
November 16, 2016|
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Response from GerryBaron06 | Reviewed this property |
I don't know since I drove there from Yale.
Dennis D
August 22, 2016|
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Response from old-man-orange | Reviewed this property |
Not a good tdea
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $12
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 157 Wooster St, New Haven, CT 06511-5709
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  New Haven
  • Phone Number: +1 203-865-5762
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