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The Spot, Frank Pepe Pizzeria

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner
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CUISINES
Italian, Pizza
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
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Menu

PEPE'S SALAD
3.95
Seasonal Greens
3.95
Grape Tomatoes
3.95
Cucumber
3.95
Shredded Red Cabbage
3.95
Calamata Olives
3.95
Romano Cheese
tossed with balsamic vinaigrette
PEPE'S SPECIALTY PIES
Small 12.75
Medium 20.25
Large 26.25
White Clam Pizza
fresh clams w/ grated cheese, olive oil, fresh garlic & oregano
Small 12
Medium 19.25
Large 25.25
White Spinach, Mushrooms & Gorgonzola Pie
mozzarella & gratted cheese
Small 9.75
Medium 15.25
Large 20.75
Margherita Pie
fresh mozzarella & fresh basil
Small 11
Medium 18.25
Large 24.25
Fresh Tomato Pie
fresh native tomatoes, mozzarella, fresh garlic & basil
ORIGINAL TOMATO PIES
Small 6.75
Medium 10.25
Large 13.25
The Original Tomato Pie
Small 8.5
Medium 12.75
Large 16.25
The Original Tomato Pie W/mozzarella
ORIGINAL TOMATO PIES - TOPPINGS
Each Additional Topping To The Original Tomato Pie
Small 1.75
Medium 2.5
Large 3
Mozzarella
Small 1.5
Medium 2.75
Large 4
Sausage, Bacon, Pepperoni, Salami (each)
Small 13.5
Medium 2.5
Large 3.65
Broccoli, Fresh Spinach, Mushrooms (each)
Small 0.7
Medium 1.3
Large 1.9
Onions, Peppers (each)
Small 2.3
Medium 4.2
Large 6
Roasted Red Peppers
roasted daily in our coal fire ovens
Small 6
Medium 10
Large 13
Fresh Clams
Small 6
Medium 10
Large 13
Shrimp
Small 1.6
Medium 2.8
Large 4
Anchovies
imported from itly
Small 2.7
Medium 5.4
Large 8.1
Oven Roasted Chicken
Small 0.2
Medium 0.4
Large 0.6
Fresh Garlic
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you're doing the whole pizza tour of New Haven, you have to include Frank Pepe's...but it wasn't my first choice. We had a very short wait to get a table but we waited quite a bit to get our pizza (about 25 minutes). The...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank 250crystalp
Reviewed February 20, 2019

Having heard all the hype I was anxious to try this place. I would say this Pizza was really really good. We were driving throu and ordered take out pepperoni Pizza. The large which is huge(18-20”)! Easy on/ off rte 95. They said 40 min...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank CarlaVPM
Reviewed February 11, 2019

I'll start with this: Frank Pepe Pizza is the BEST!! No, its not crazy combinations of toppings one can get at other pizza places--it's just the BEST pizza ever. The dough, the sauce, the toppings---unmatched. There. I said it. THE SPOT is the little place...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank AndrewBeach
Reviewed January 3, 2019

After all the hype, I think I was expecting something amazing. Just pizza. Not extra good or particularly bad, just pizza. We had pepperoni and their roasted red peppers. Frankly, the red peppers were the best part of this pizza. We stood in line for...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank diveydivey
Reviewed November 17, 2018

My son lives in New Haven and EVERY time I go out there to visit him, we have to go to Frank Pepe's Pizzeria. The food is always amazing. The pizza is served on a cookie sheet and is never perfectly round. Some edges may...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank JeffR200
Reviewed October 16, 2018

So, we heard all the noise about Frank Pepe's pizza--about how good it was and such. While we are not crazy about seafood on our pizza, and while we live in New Jersey where pizza is king, we really, really enjoyed our pie at Pepe's--including...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank RUTEX2002
Reviewed October 10, 2018

The pizza as very good, is a thin crust pizza, the cooking was a little bit over cooked but it was good. The service was very good above average and the service is above average too. they are not fost, but the time waiting is...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Luis R
Reviewed September 21, 2018

This is a super good spot to hit when Pepe's is overwhelmingly busy. Pizza quality is nearly as good....or maybe that's just my brain telling me it's not quite the same!

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank umudugudu
Reviewed September 17, 2018

Modest surroundings. The original building at the back of the parking lot has been remodeled and looks newer than their location next door, which has much more patina. BEST PIZZA. Coal oven is the key -- it doesn't add moisture to the dough. Waitstaff pleasant...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank JeffreyGL48
Reviewed September 6, 2018

We arrived early so there was no wait, the staff was friendly, the atmosphere was Italian pizzeria. We had seven children with us under the age of ten and six adults. We ordered seven pizzas (we were hungry) and they all were different and delicious....More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Bgatpyc
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I would think that they would, but, I'd give them a call.
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