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Conte's Pizza

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339 Witherspoon St, Princeton, NJ 08542-3470
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tue - Fri 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Sat 4:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Pennington, New Jersey
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26 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've been coming here for a few years now. For the reviewer that said the pizza was tasteless my recommendation is to get garlic on the pizza and then add additional toppings if you choose. For a time there this was my favorite in the area but I've been leaning more toward the Neopolitan style lately. I still occasionally like... More 

Thank jmedeiros89
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53 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We've been coming here for almost 20 years. They have the best pepperoni pizza which is saying a lot in a region that has some great pizza places. The pizza is thin and crispy and the pepperoni is small and thick and curls up to make little bowls of pepperoni juice. Yum Conte's is a local place and has a... More 

1 Thank Mark B
New Jersey
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314 reviews
205 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016 via mobile

People I know raved about this place being the best pizza ever...really? They brought home 5 different pies, and I tried a piece of each, and way overrated and tasteless.

Thank dave911nj
Brick, New Jersey
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113 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016 via mobile

Pie was decent...No comparison to the Essex County pies but was good in a pinch. Place was clean and staff friendly...I would go again if in area

Thank romedini
Yardley, Pennsylvania
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142 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016 via mobile

Never been here but this hidden gem is just across from the Princeton municipal building and pool. It is an unassuming bar set behind an open space. They have fantastic pizza but only full pies. Packed with locals. Place to go when teaching at the hall!

Thank Safetyguy_328
Scottsdale, Arizona
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58 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016

Conte's is a great place for pizza. Nothing pretentious about it. A nice long bar and a nice big, open dining area. Full bar, and a very good selection of beer, with lots of American standards, plus local faves like Rolling Rock and Yuengling. Short wine list with mostly house wines--but there is a chianti, of course! The pizza is... More 

Thank Roger H
Staten Island, New York
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387 reviews
182 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016

A friend had recommended this location to me on several occasions. We were meeting for lunch in the area so I suggested we go here since he was a veteran of the place. Mid-week at lunch time it can get very busy, a good sign. We decided to eat at the bar and enjoy one of the three large flat... More 

1 Thank bbbob84
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2016 via mobile

Got in and there was no one at the entrance or a sign asking you to wait to be seated, so we walked to the only table available. After a few minutes, the waiter passed by and said something that I didn't understand; when I told her, she said she was talking to my husband, who didn't get what she... More 

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016 via mobile

This place offers amazing pizza at a good price. The reason I didn't give them five stars is because there is a better option in Princeton that is cheap and faster. SLICE BETWEEN.

Thank Chris C
South Brunswick, New Jersey
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1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2016

Conte's has the very best pizza I've ever had (in Central NJ) since leaving NY back in 1983! Perfect in every way, and I really like the atmosphere in there.

1 Thank Marianne K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Television, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget, Bar scene, Families with children
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
4:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 339 Witherspoon St, Princeton, NJ 08542-3470
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Princeton
  • Phone Number: 609-921-8041

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