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Pete and Elda's Bar/Carmine's Pizzeria

96 Woodland Avenue at Route 35 S, Neptune City, NJ
+1 732-774-6010
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“thin crust pizza” (141 reviews)
“pie” (40 reviews)
“salad” (32 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
96 Woodland Avenue at Route 35 S, Neptune City, NJ
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Reviewed 1 week ago

No matter when you go, there is a waiting time involved..always comes up when people talk about pizza in this area. Pizza is waffer thin and very tasty..would recommend it to anyone who loves pizza..

Thank Carl F
Reviewed 1 week ago

I don't know how they do it. Might be the thin, slightly crispy crust, or maybe it's the cheese or sauce. I think they put sugar in to make either the bread or the sauce sweeter. But if you are visiting this area and you...More

Thank AFamilyAdventurer
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had dinner there with a friend and we had the mussels marinara with mozzarella melted on top and pizza. The mussels were really good and the pizza had an exceptionally thin crust. The servers were very nice.

Thank carolcv2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This establishment has been in operation at least 50 years and is a local favorite. Every one comes here for the pizza but they have all the Italian bases covered. This pie is one of my favorites. The crust is so thin you can almost...More

Thank Chuck B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Thank you Monica M. for making our birthday dinner for my daughter so much fun. The service was terrific--very attentive. Getting everyone in our section to sing happy birthday was a special touch. The pizza was as delicious as always.

Thank ecpgrass
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The food is ok. There is a lot of hype about their pizza. It is a must try place for anyone visiting but the service is absolutely terrible. If you want your food served with a side of attitude, they are sure to fullfill that....More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My family and I always try to visit Pete and Elda's when we are in NJ. I grew up in the area and remember going there as a kid. It is my opinion this is the best pizza I have ever had. Thin crust, not...More

Thank John N
Reviewed 1 November 2017

Pizza lover but could not get into this place. Service was good and tables were a little limited. Ordered a few different pies to get a range of flavors since this place was so popular. Sorry Pete and Elda, crust wasn't my cup of tea...More

Thank Hoagggie
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

I entered their challenge to eat an extra extra large pizza by yourself, get a t-shirt. I did it and got a t-shirt. The pizza was, to be honest, just ok. I was expecting great New Jersey pizza and I was a tad disappointed. The...More

Thank Beverly S
Reviewed 25 October 2017

The classic, great Thin Crust Pizza can be found here. Been enjoying Pete & Elda's decade after decade! The place is a Jersey Shore tradition, not to be missed. Great food & drinks, reasonably priced. It's always busy. Enjoy!!! Cheers! ------ Ken

Thank JerseyBeachcomber
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Rob A
17 June 2017|
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Response from charles h | Reviewed this property |
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Response from Fettucine | Reviewed this property |
just go there....and wait. Have a drink from the bar while waiting
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
9:30 AM - 2:00 AM
9:30 AM - 2:00 AM
9:30 AM - 2:00 AM
9:30 AM - 2:00 AM
9:30 AM - 2:00 AM
9:30 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 96 Woodland Avenue at Route 35 S, Neptune City, NJ
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Neptune City
  • Phone Number: +1 732-774-6010
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