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Pete's Steak House

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1855 N Olden Ave, Trenton, NJ 08638
+1 609-771-6747
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Mon - Sat 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Bordentown, New Jersey
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101 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped in recently to our favorite spot, and I tried the SOTD Artichoke & Asparagus soup! I have to tell you, I've always be a huge fan of the daily sausage soup, but this was so awesome, I am trying to get a recipe for it!! Just about the best steak sandwiches, bar pizzas and all food on the... More 

Thank Nancy L
Pine Beach, New Jersey
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35 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 29, 2016

We had an occasion to be in the area and did not know of any place to have lunch. We just happened to drive by Pete's and decided to try it out. Upon entering, we could see that this was a "local" favorite - for the time of day, there were many customers. At first, it seemed just like any... More 

1 Thank bken0814
Boca Raton, Florida
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347 reviews
271 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 21, 2016

My favorite time to stop at Pete's Steakhouse is for breakfast, and for Lunch. Breakfast there is over 56 selections ( Eggs. , omelettes, Pancakes, French Toast, Belgian Waffles, Breakfast Sandwiches and lots of side orders) . Cheese Lover Omelette is my choice. Lunch , non other than cheesesteak with peppers and Onions. There are pizza choices as well as... More 

1 Thank tomkozlowski1 .
Bordentown, New Jersey
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 26, 2016 via mobile

Overrated. Nothing special about this place. And, It's not a "steakhouse", from what I've seen. More of a pizza and cheesesteak place. The only difference between Pete's and dozens of other similar places is the availability of beer.

Thank markg26
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 8, 2016

Good food and VERY reasonable prices. After being seated we waited at least 15 minutes for our waiter. Once she came by she was good though the food came out fairly slowly. Don't go to Pete's if you're in a hurry. Plan to have a drink and enjoy the company of whoever you go with and you'll be fine. Oh,... More 

Thank D300s
on the road
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84 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 17, 2016

Cheese Steaks and Fries! There's a cheese steak with bacon called the Margie Sandwich. My fave! A quick lunch on a snowy day is just the ticket at Pete's!

Thank macbeemer
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 18, 2016

Very authentic Philly Cheese Steaks. Great tomato pies. Very local and friendly atmosphere. Great prices.

Thank iheartfla
Lawrenceville, New Jersey
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158 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 29, 2015

Not a lot of variety.. but good steak sandwiches... Fries were good and drinks good... Good for a quick lunch...

Thank BobZ9
Mercerville, New Jersey
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74 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 6, 2015

I've been wanting to try this place for years but never had the time. Tried it for the first time today and I was pleased with the food. The place has that 50's decor and the waitress's are very friendly. The amount of food they give you is worth the price. Will definitely try to come back again.

Thank reality124
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74 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 8, 2015

Went there for an off the menu item that I have been told about. The " Pig Wings" I ordered were awesome! Fish and chips were great as well. Prices are very reasonable and the staff is very friendly. Local people ranging from their late 30's to mid 60's . Will be back very soon and a must try

Thank jrw0808

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Steakhouse
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1855 N Olden Ave, Trenton, NJ 08638
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Trenton
  • Phone Number: +1 609-771-6747

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