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Pete's Famous Pizza Restaurant

2328 Fairmount Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19130-2519
+1 215-765-3040
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“stromboli” (7 reviews)
“garlic knots” (2 reviews)
“burgers” (2 reviews)
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Italian, American, Pizza
2328 Fairmount Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19130-2519
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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 22 December 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 12 November 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 3 October 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 23 August 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 12 August 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 2 August 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 4 July 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 13 April 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
Reviewed 1 March 2017

A great choice where you can enjoy having a good time with family and friends. Just what a nice time out is all about. You will enjoy the variety on their menu. Gene P. Coplay, PA

Thank Gene P
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3 June 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, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
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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