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Pepe's Italian Restaurant

117 Watchung Ave, North Plainfield, NJ 07060-4840
+1 908-753-5727
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good22%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“pizza” (5 reviews)
“nice salad” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza
$$ - $$$
117 Watchung Ave, North Plainfield, NJ 07060-4840
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Reviewed 14 September 2017

Pepe's has been the finest Italian eatery in North Plainfield for over 30 years. Their homemade recipes are incomparable. Truly authentic. Large portions. Really nice wait staff.

Thank Barb P
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Very traditional Italian, no frills ambience but lots of good food to choose from. Have now been here two times for dinner and both times we have been most pleased. Had the Eggplant Rotini and it was delicious. Nice salad and tasty rolls for such...More

Thank Mare1208
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Saw the reviews and decided to go out of my way and give it a shot. The pizza was very good. Had a plain slice and a buffalo chicken slice. Both were very good. The buffalo slice had a pinkish hue to it, but I...More

Thank barry88
Reviewed 7 June 2017

It is always a pleasure to visit our hometown restaurant. The building hasn't changed in the 15 years we have been here and neither has the food it is still great. It is a BYOB.

Thank John F
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

The food is great, the customer service us excellent... its a BYOB so its perfect for you to bring what you really really like... we always come with the kids so its a very family environment. I highly recommend you to come!!!! Yes, I'm here...More

Thank luisatavera1990
Reviewed 23 February 2017

This is an old fashioned family owned Italian restaurant and pizzeria. We shared a meal among the five of us that included the margherita pizza, penne vodka with chicken, eggplant rollatini, chicken rollatini, and eggplant parmigiana. Everything was excellent and the server, Sandy, was very...More

Thank jwolinsky
Reviewed 11 January 2017

The service of this family owned restaurant is superb. By far the best authentic Italian restaurant in all of New Jersey.

Thank Andrew O
Reviewed 3 October 2016

A group of 10 of us ate there for my birthday. The food was fabulous! We ordered 5 different appetizers and shared. Every meal that came out looked delicious. The portions were a nice size that I was able to bring it home and have...More

Thank Babsbrd
Reviewed 16 June 2016

I have been eating in Pepe's for years. It is a popular spot with locals, specially with Italian families. Pepe continues to be at the helm and cooking an honest and delicious southern Italian food for more than 25 years.. His pasta is the best...More

Thank Ortiz123
Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

I absolutely love pepe's ! The pizza is amazing , & the service is great . They are really personable and make you feel at home . Like family .

Thank Gigi C
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12 September 2016|
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Response from Rock O | Reviewed this property |
Yes!! It is Byob
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 117 Watchung Ave, North Plainfield, NJ 07060-4840
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  North Plainfield
  • Phone Number: +1 908-753-5727
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