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Celebre's Pizzeria

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1536 Packer Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19145-5407
+1 215-467-3255
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11:00 - 13:00
16:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 13:00
16:00 - 23:00
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Warrington, Pennsylvania
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62 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

We first ate here 30+ years ago when Celebre's was widely recognized as "the best pizza in Philly." We were massively unimpressed and never went back then we moved out to the 'burbs. We had lunch there last Saturday since we were in the area, it was cold, rainy and windy and it was the closest restaurant to our final... More 

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Thank Connie M
Chester Springs, Pennsylvania
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26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Going to a 76 rs game so as this being down the road , its a great location! 4 adults and 3 kids. 1 large pizza , 2 calzones was plenty for all of us. Calzone were great the pizza was just ok and a little oily.

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Thank Lawtwle
Essington, Pennsylvania, United States
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42 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Get the Pizzazz with peppers. You will not regret it!!! Its next to Terminis bakery so go over and get a cannoli after

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Thank Kelly A
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211 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Not the best pizza ever had but certainly nowhere near the worst we've been coming here for years way back when the shopping center that they are located in used to be very busy Center, it's not the traditional style pizza... but it's pretty good I enjoy it.... we have good memories of the place, food is decent also disservice... More 

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Thank 2Bige257
Warrenton, Virginia
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316 reviews
222 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

Ordered a white pizza to go on the way out of town. It was cooked perfectly (lots of golden brown mozzarella on top). I would stop here again, if I was in the neighborhood.

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Thank Thero_Kenman
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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57 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 April 2016

My husband, daughter, son-in-law and grandson, and myself went to Celebrese pizza on a Sunday afternoon in April. There were no other patrons in the restaurant. No one greeted us or came near us even though the pizza maker and waitress were standing right there. When they finally decided to acknowledge us the first thing they said was, we have... More 

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Thank cathy b
Turnersville, New Jersey
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2016

I love Celebre's Pizza. I've been going there since around 1st Grade or something. I love there thin crusted pizza with delicious red sauce. I also enjoy their appietizers, like the monzerrella sticks, anf ries. I dislike the steak, but who cares. Gotta get a cold one, I had one with my mom mom. She loves Celebre's just as much... More 

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Thank TheSapphireGuy223
Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania
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208 reviews
165 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

I have been going to Celebre's Pizzeria for 48 years. My wife and I love their thin crust pizza. They offer so many toppings as well and they are delicious also. We went recently before a Phillies game and in the past they would be packed but with the Phillies playing so poorly this year we didn't have to wait.... More 

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Newark, Delaware
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37 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2015 via mobile

Threw down so quick food with the family. Pizza was good. The steak was cooked right and the fresh cut fries were awesome. Will return

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Thank Abarone5
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 March 2015

Tucked away in the shopping center off broad and on packer ave this is where the locals go for takeout and visitors come before games and shows to experience south Philly's best kept secret! Salads, south Philly steaks and hoagies but most tables have the pizza ! Not a big place they do serve beer and sodas but get there... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 13:00
16:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 13:00
16:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 13:00
16:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 13:00
16:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 13:00
16:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 13:00
16:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 13:00
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1536 Packer Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19145-5407
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > South Philadelphia
  • Neighbourhood: South Philadelphia
  • Phone Number: +1 215-467-3255

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