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Frank Pepe Pizzeria

59 Federal Rd, Danbury, CT 06810-6290
+1 203-790-7373
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“pie” (41 reviews)
“clam pizza” (16 reviews)
“pepperoni” (16 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
59 Federal Rd, Danbury, CT 06810-6290
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First time trying this coal-fired pizza, and it won't be the last! The margherita pie with fresh mozzarella and basil was wonderful. Nice thin crust with just the right amount of "char" on the bottom from the oven.....loved it. Wish they had an antipasto salad...More

Thank J B
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Love Frank Pepe's.... Pepperoni and Gorgonzola... absolutely fantastic.... I actually think this one might be better than the original....

Thank HotShotz522
Reviewed 18 February 2018

Pizza is coal fired and always fantastic. Even when there is a line, it is worth the wait. A Connecticut icon, the best pizza in the US!

Thank karenhenkel
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

The pizza is great here. Waitress was friendly. Be prepared to wait because they are a busy place but it's worth it

Thank Heather S
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Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

We’ve eaten at the New Haven restaurant with as many as ten people and five different pizzas, awesome pizzas. We decided to order two large pizzas today, New Years Day, from Pepe’s in Danbuy. My wife made the phone call and a man answered, ask...More

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Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

Less options for vegetarians but never fail to amaze. The brick owen pizza that it has is the best near around. Always prefer this place over any other place.

Thank arpit j
Reviewed 14 November 2017

This was surprising and somewhat disappointing. Perhaps the ovens aren't 'broken in' yet, as I've heard similar comments about the Waterbury location. Listen, Pepe's is the best pizza ever....in New Haven for sure and even at the casino. Maybe it's the water....maybe it's the oven....More

Thank ParkerSturbridge
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Best pizza ! We order the shrimp & garlic with white sauce. It is the best. Forget the clam try the shrimp

Thank Kim K
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Place was unbelievably crowded on an early Monday night. Fortunately, their huge, specially built oven was up to the task. Unlike most regular American pizza joints who rely on Mozzarella for one of the toppings, this restaurant grates its own blend of Italian cheeses to...More

Thank Thomas S
Reviewed 31 October 2017

The pizza was the best. Very thin crust and it was cooked perfect. You can't go wrong with any of the choices they have.

Thank JCherylV
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15 January 2017|
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Response from patjay00 | Reviewed this property |
I would not go there for a rehearsal dinner. Unless you had the place to yourself you would not have a privacy. I think there's only the 1 open dining area. They do have great pizza but unless they give you the entire... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 59 Federal Rd, Danbury, CT 06810-6290
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Danbury
  • Phone Number: +1 203-790-7373
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