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Conte's Pizza

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339 Witherspoon Street, Princeton, NJ 08542
+1 609-921-8041
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
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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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Faridabad, India
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 25, 2016

Conte's Pizza is near to the Princeton University very popular its freshly baked pizzas. Good place to enjoy pizzas and in an old school canteen like charm well attended by the fabulous staff.

Thank ManeeshK1234
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 6, 2016

We generally enjoy the pizza and the atmosphere at Conte's. However, this visit was quite different. The pizza was good, but the atmosphere was anything but inviting. The wait staff was rude and not attentive. Perhaps something has happened, but not the place I so fondly remember.

1 Thank mad217
Millstone, New Jersey
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151 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 4, 2016 via mobile

Over the years, I offend stop into Conte's for tomato pie. I like the old school atmosphere and hospitality. Well tonight Conte's only lived up to half their earnings . We were seated quickly but without menus. Drink order was taken but no drinks came until after reminded and after salad. The waitress must have been experiencing a really bad... More 

4 Thank ken k
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38 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 14, 2016 via mobile

This pizzeria that is dated and filled with locals at lunch but boy is that pizza delicious! Thin crust with a great cheese combination. A medium plain pizza, a medium pepperoni and a beer filled us up! Will always go back given the chance.

2 Thank Edp_middlesex_NJ
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 1, 2016 via mobile

Brought my family to Conte's on Witherspoon in Princeton. Very Disappointed :( Not the same place I remembered.. . Thin crust, sad, was Very weak and the sauce tasted just poured out of the can. Where was the thin crust with bite, not dough, and that, Ummm, simmered tomato sauce with the cheese? I can get better from ShopRite.

1 Thank M4R13
Pennington, New Jersey
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30 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 12, 2016 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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58 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 5, 2016 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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417 reviews
271 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles 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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132 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles 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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212 reviews
188 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles 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!

1 Thank Safetyguy_328

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Dining on a budget, Kids
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 Street, Princeton, NJ 08542
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Princeton
  • Phone Number: +1 609-921-8041

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