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Frank Pepe Pizzeria Napoletana

157 Wooster St, New Haven, CT 06511-5709
+1 203-865-5762
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“white clam pizza” (126 reviews)
“pie” (175 reviews)
“pepperoni” (71 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
157 Wooster St, New Haven, CT 06511-5709
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Reviewed 7 November 2017

Love the while clam pizza, as well as tomato pie. Very simple, start with great crust, add chopped garlic, a bit of cheese and chopped clams. Perfect.

1  Thank Jabrd
Reviewed 1 November 2017

The first - and best - for New Haven-style pizza. The coal-fired oven and New Haven water make the difference, along with the best ingredients and talented cooks. Very thin slightly charred crust, wonderful tomatoes, a delicate hand with the mozzarella - marvelous. The white...More

1  Thank Dave F
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

I started to jump on the inter web trying to figure out where to eat while in New Haven. Well every search kept showing this place so naturally, I had to try it. It’s in a little section of town with many other Italian restaurants....More

1  Thank Ron D
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

No frills classic pizza place - nearly perfect pizza - Very Good - very popular - expect some wait time - but worth it.

Thank L B
Reviewed 29 October 2017

This is an institution and for good reason. All of these coal fire joints are opening, but none can compare.

Thank EC_1776
Reviewed 27 October 2017

We stopped in for lunch on the way to visit family. We ordered a Medium pizza (which is huge) and finished the whole thing! We were proud of ourselves but it wasn't hard to do since the pizza was fantastic. The old pictures on the...More

Thank Jessica and Car... D
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

Gina our waitress was great! Good pizza, glad we came. The clam pie was very good. Thin crust and great flavor.

Thank Gasp2112
Reviewed 25 October 2017

I read a review of Frank Pepe Pizza in the "Houston Chronicle" by a Houston columnist (not something off the wire services), so we just had to go! My son, grandson and I arrived (great parking lot next to restaurant) arrived there right at 11:00...More

Thank jwsantamaria
Reviewed 25 October 2017

This is a local staple – not just pizza, but pepes pizza. We were able to get in early on a Saturday evening, but by the time we left there was a huge line waiting into the parking lot. Pizzas are huge – for 2...More

Thank Alison R
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

Didn't disappoint! Great ambiance and local favorite. Amazing pizza. One of those places where you go in wondering if it really is one of the best. Yeah, it is!

Thank Lauren L
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Response from GerryBaron06 | Reviewed this property |
I don't know since I drove there from Yale.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$12
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 157 Wooster St, New Haven, CT 06511-5709
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  New Haven
  • Phone Number: +1 203-865-5762
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