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Pizza Pete's Italian Gardens - CLOSED

8336 E Washington St, Indianapolis, IN 46219-6818
+1 317-898-7333
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible11%
Mar 16, 2017
“Disappointing Experience”
Dec 26, 2016
“Mediocre food but incredibly rude treatment”
Restaurant Hours Closed
8336 E Washington St, Indianapolis, IN 46219-6818
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Reviewed March 16, 2017

I look forward to locally owned restaurants, especially Italian since it is my favorite food. The first thing I noticed was that the restaurant smelled of mildew and tablecloths and walls did not appear to be the cleanest. We ordered a carafe of wine and...More

Thank Bryan P
Reviewed December 26, 2016

A couple of friends and I wanted to find a local restaurant one evening and came across Pizza Pete's. Although the restaurant was open until 9:00, when we arrived at 7:40 there were only a handful of diners. That's not always a bad sign, but...More

Thank Steve B
Management response:Responded January 20, 2017

I'm sorry... but I have never in 35 years plus EVER turned off lights above somebody's table! I'm am very greatful to all our regular customers ! Please don't let a negative comment keep you from enjoying our true authentic Italian cuisine!!! Come see for...More

Reviewed November 19, 2016 via mobile

Not the best Italian in Indy, but very good. Excellent Lasagna, good Chicken Piccata and salads at a fair price.

Thank BatGuano30
Reviewed September 18, 2016

Date Night with the wife, meeting another couple for dinner. The men had the Baked peperoni spaghetti, Wives had Lasagna, and Angel hair pasta with marinara. All dinners were super. The baked spaghetti was extremely good. It may be my favorite for now. The ladies...More

Thank Rick M
Reviewed August 30, 2016

This is diffidently our favorite eastside Italian restaurant. We would go more often if we didn't eat so much when we do go. We have never had a bad or even a not so good meal there. Our favorites include white chicken lasagna, mushroom ravioli...More

Thank shrngoss
Reviewed August 7, 2016 via mobile

I didn't know what to make of this restaurant. We had been invited to an anniversary celebration and the small party room was drab and lifeless I ordered sangria, (dont judge me as the other choices were of low end wine) I asked for a...More

Thank YOropeza53
Reviewed August 7, 2016 via mobile

Everything else unfortunately dragged down the rating. We were a group of 20 and the staff was overwhelmed. I got the wrong pizza. We were there 2.5 hours. Excuses for everything.

Thank Scuffy13
Reviewed April 6, 2016 via mobile

While traveling with friends, we like to try little mom & pop places vs going to chain restaurants. Found this while googling for Italian restaurants near our hotel on the east side Indianapolis. So went here on a Mon night & the four of us...More

1  Thank auntiekat
Reviewed March 19, 2016

The food IS true, authentic Italian cuisine! I began with sweet tea, a salad and hot garlic bread... then thoroughly enjoyed the Chicken Tuscany-- linguini with chicken, peppers, onions, and mushrooms smothered in a delicious homemade Italian cream sauce. Excellent service in a very relaxing...More

1  Thank EastIndySusan
Reviewed February 15, 2016

I actually thought they had closed down years ago! Quick and easy italian! Fresh ingredients! Great wait staff! Skip the Olive Garden across the street and visit a real italian restaurant...

Thank ShapopoJoe
Management response:Responded February 17, 2016

Thank you! Thanks for coming!

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Restaurant Details

Good for
Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8336 E Washington St, Indianapolis, IN 46219-6818
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Indianapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 317-898-7333
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