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Charlie's Pizza

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2703 Philadelphia Pike, Claymont, DE 19703-2571
+1 302-798-6244
10:30 - 22:00
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Wilmington, Delaware
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101 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

We order every Friday. One large cheese and one large bacon along with wings. The wing sauce is great to dip your crust in. While my family loves the pies I think it is ok. Family loves the wings and I will agree, they are pretty tasty!

Thank Charlene C
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

Crust was awesome and pizza was cooked perfectly. Great people and pizza place.i ate around here at a few other pizza places and this was the best so far. And the pizza was not greasy.

Thank Charley B
Claymont, Delaware
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Charlies is a small pizza shop that makes pizza the old traditional way. Even the prices are like the old days when a large pie was $7 and toppings were $.75 cents. The crust has a nice crunch, the sauce is thick and dark red, and the cheese isn't oily Charlie's is a local gem! So if you're sick of... More 

Thank dkwfin
Wilmington, Delaware
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20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 March 2016

The fresh roasted turkey, stuffing, cranberry sub is to die for! Much better than the other local place. It has also has zingy American cheese that sends it over the top! Been buying one 1-2 times a week for weeks; we cannot get enough! No place to eat in, take out only, in a sad shopping center but is a... More 

Thank RCDelaware
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2015

Most people know Charlie's Pizza for their cheese steaks, but owner's Charlie and Sil make the best specialty pizzas I've ever had. A well kept secret.. the Clams Casino and the Broccoli Ricotta are both are over the top. I've never eaten a better version of these pizzas anywhere else. Charlie also makes a cheese steak that is better than... More 

Thank MickeyBlueEye
Bristol, Pennsylvania
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2015

If you are ever in Claymont DE then you should try Charlie's because their food is surprisingly good

Thank AmazingPitaPan
Bear, Delaware
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134 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2015

It has been a few years since I have been here, so decided why not try them again. Had a very delicious Cheese steak with mushrooms, mayo, hot & sweet peppers, pepperoni and pickles. Will definitely come back here, so far 2nd to Steak Works in the North Wilmington area.

Thank Msbarnett72
Wilmington, Delaware, United States
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31 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2015

We haven't been really impressed with the pizza places we've tried since we moved her 4 years ago. We honestly have printed a list and started checking them off... (we love pizza, who doesn't honestly?) We finally came to Charlies. I have to say we went here thinking we would sit down and have pizza with the kids but it's... More 

Thank HLMiller08
Wilmington, DE
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229 reviews
194 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2015

I used to come to Charlie's all of the time for lunch when I worked in the area, since I was in the area on a Saturdy, I thought I'd give it a try. I was hoping for some type of special but since it was a Saturday they had none, so I ordered the 8" personal pizza made on... More 

1 Thank SEK65
Ridley Twp.
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31 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2014 via mobile

I use to go here a lot for the chilli. Now that its discontinued they probably won't see me any more. It was the best out there. I was told it cost to much to make and they didn't want to raise it from $4.75. I know i wound pay more for it. Everything goes up. Shame. Sorry charlie I... More 

Thank bluesteel22

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2703 Philadelphia Pike, Claymont, DE 19703-2571
  • Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  Claymont
  • Phone Number: +1 302-798-6244

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?