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Pete's Famous Pizza Restaurant

2328 Fairmount Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19130-2519
+1 215-765-3040
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pizza” (30 reviews)
“garlic knots” (2 reviews)
“cheesesteak” (9 reviews)
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Pizza, Italian, American, Vegetarian Friendly
2328 Fairmount Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19130-2519
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Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

No wonder Pete’s pizza is famous - it’s the best pizza ever!!! We visited Pete’s Famous Pizza after visiting the Penitentiary and it was our favourite meal of the whole holiday. We ordered a jumbo pizza and they really wasn’t lying!! It was huge! Although...More

Thank RhiLily
Reviewed July 25, 2018

Although the dining room is small it accommodated our group of 11 comfortably. The service was outstanding and the menu offered way more than just pizza. We ordered a variety of burgers, cheese steaks, pizza, salad -- nobody was disappointed. The portions were HUGE (we...More

Thank vac1017
Reviewed July 7, 2018

Greetings All, David and I went to Pete's after we left the Philadelphia Museum just a few blocks away. We were told by a guard in museum that they do a great Philly Cheese Steak, wow, was he right. Food was awesome and it was...More

Thank wbondar
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
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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
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Kids
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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