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Pete's Famous Pizza Restaurant

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2328 Fairmount Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19130-2519
+1 215-765-3040
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good35%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“stromboli” (6 reviews)
“garlic knots” (2 reviews)
“burger” (4 reviews)
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Pizza, Italian, American
2328 Fairmount Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19130-2519
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Reviewed May 20, 2018

Very poor pizza -- soggy, crust, too much sauce. Been ordering for 30 years. Very bad night for pizza maker.

Thank michelestomkin
Reviewed January 25, 2018 via mobile

Went (luckily) at pizza power hour (4-6pm weekdays) so got a 10 inch pizza for $5. Absolutely delicious!! Staff were beyond lovely. Decor is a little rough around the edges but still really great.

Thank Sarah L
Reviewed December 21, 2017 via mobile

Great pizza and garlic knots! While visiting a friend in Philly, we ordered delivery one night and it arrived within the timeframe they gave and was just as we ordered. The pizza itself was a 14” feast and had great flavor and crust! Definitely trying...More

Thank MrsF_islandtime
Reviewed November 12, 2017

Stopped for some pizza after visiting the eastern state penitentiary. Took a little while to get our pizza but the staff was very friendly. The pies were good and we would stop by if in the area again.

Thank John379
Reviewed October 3, 2017

I really like the dough they make their pizza on. Service for delivery is pretty quick. Pete's Pizza Special is awesome.

Thank aquistbe
Reviewed August 23, 2017 via mobile

Great food for cheap. A nice short walk from art museum. Also every Wednesday is $5 small pizza which is a great deal!

Thank Benkeys320
Reviewed August 12, 2017

$3 beer, $16.95 four course eggplant parm. Come on, gotta go. Al Fresco dining was great, but you share your meal with the sparrows, and body with the skeeters. Incredible prices, food isn't gourmet, but wholesome. 5 minute walk from Art Museum.

Thank Frederick G
Reviewed August 2, 2017 via mobile

Despite having few reviews on Trip Advisor, we took a chance on this place. We were NOT disappointed. We ordered a pizza, garlic knots and wings. The pizza was delicious. The garlic knots were very tasty. My husband liked the wings but not the marinara...More

Thank Angela Z
Reviewed July 4, 2017 via mobile

We were in Philly walking around and looking for a place to sit down for a while and eat. Someone found this place. We went in and were greeted by an extraordinarily friendly staff. They made a special sandwich for someone in our party. Food...More

Thank Matt P
Reviewed April 13, 2017

Pete's was recommended to us by a guard at the musuem. He said it was great, and he didn't lie. They had pizza, stromboli, and a selection of different Philly cheesesteaks. There was a blackboard with some daily specials too. The guard said their burgers...More

Thank artistJoan
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June 3, 2016|
Response from DeeDee W | Reviewed this property |
We parked in the lot beside ESP and visited both places. Some street parking near Pete's if I remember but the parking lot was the easiest and most convenient for both.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2328 Fairmount Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19130-2519
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia
  • Phone Number: +1 215-765-3040
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