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Lorenzo & Sons Pizza

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City Center East
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305 South St., Philadelphia, PA 19147
(215) 800-1942
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11:00 am - 3:00 am
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Hours:
Thu - Fri 11:00 am - 4:00 am
Sat - Wed 11:00 am - 3:00 am
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Merced
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88 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We learned about this place 2 years ago when our CA son had to pick a US city to travel to on a budget. This place was definitely pleasing to the pocketbook and the stomach. A few things to note: this business is cash only and only adds toppings on Tuesdays and this is a stand only place. We lucked... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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1,112 reviews
605 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 310 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

If you’re out late and drinking, the place to stop is Lorenzo’s pizza. At $3.50 a slice, they certainly give you a huge piece of pizza... My husband loves this place, but I think it’s awful. The sauce is sweet tasting, which is odd for pizza. I guess if you’re out drinking, you just don’t care much, and the line... More 

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Naples, Florida
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016

I stumbles across this restaurant while walking down South Street. The slice of cheese pizza was huge (took 2 plates to hold it). The cost was very reasonable $3.50. I couldn't finish it so I had to get a box (.25 extra). Lots of people coming in and buying slices to go.

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Thank Kelly L
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016

tiny place that serves gigantic pizza slices! this was my 10 year olds favorite and most memorable place to eat in Philly. we all enjoyed it - good pizza even if it is only cheese. huge slices were fun and got to talk to others huddled around the single counter. surrounding neighborhood was an interesting sight for my boys, but... More 

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Betheleham, PA
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14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2016 via mobile

Was looking for a quick and inexpensive bite for lunch and I found it at Lorenzo's. Huge slice of pizza. Make sure you pay the meter

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Thank C B
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2016 via mobile

Went to Lorenzo's after a concert at the TLA. Scumbag cashier rang me up for 2 slices and a to go box (should've cost $7.00 and change). I gave scumbag cashier a $20 and he gave me back $2. When I called him out on it (he obviously thought I was drunk and wouldn't notice) he half-heartedly apologized while the... More 

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Prospect Park, Pennsylvania
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68 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2016 via mobile

It is the pizza that has been the stuff dreams are made of, traditions are built on and memories that includes summer winter friends and family. When I moved to Florida it was a missed item that ranked up there with other Philly treats worth the extra workouts and gas to get there. It's simple really great sweet sauce cheese... More 

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Thank Heather B
Temple, Texas
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83 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2015 via mobile

Except on Tuesdays, slices are only cheese & sauce. Tuesday you can add toppings. We visited on Saturday, so it was cheese for us. Lorenzo & Sons is a very small place great for a late night slice. Don't miss this "Joint".

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Thank Steve R
NEW YORK
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142 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2015

WOW, I NEVER had a pizza this huge!!!! This was some good pizza.... A whole pie was $25..... I will be back again....

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Thank o1_cisco
Philadelphia,Pennsylvania
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2015

BEST PIZZA on SOUTH STREET!!! This is a take out place only!! The have Amazingly Large slices of Pizza!!! Any time I visit South Street I have to have a slice. You wouldn't understand unless you treat yourself to a slice.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$20
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Fast Food, American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 3:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 3:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 3:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 3:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 4:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 4:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 3:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 305 South St., Philadelphia, PA 19147
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > City Center East
  • Neighborhood: City Center East
  • Phone Number: (215) 800-1942

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