February News at Pepe’s Pizza

Happy Valentine’s Day –

Looking for a fun place to share your love tonight? Stop by Pepe’s. We would love to celebrate it with you!


What region has the nations best pizza?

Kevin Pang on AVClubcom ,explores that question

By Kevin Pang

Feb 9, 2017 2:20 PM
Kevin Pang explores pizza styles across the country. In his story on avclub.com, Kevin posits that New York is the best region. We are pretty sure Pepe’s fans would have something the say about that!

Zeus McClurkin from the Harlem Globetrotters visited Pepe’s in New Haven and West Hartford last week to promote their game on Friday February 24th at the Webster Bank Arena in Bridgeport.

Harlem Globetrotters video from WTNH: 

The New Haven register shared a story about the Globetrotters trip to Pepe’s 

NH Register – Store Harlem Globetrotters


Thursday February 9th 2017 was National Pizza Day –

Unfortunately we were not able to celebrate it with all of you. Pepe’s restaurants ( except Mohegan Sun ) were closed for the day due to Winter storm Niko. ( Maybe we need a make up day!)


Tasting Table 9 Best Cities for Pizza!

The 9 Best Cities for Pizza Lovers Will travel for carbs BY DELIA MOONEY 1/26/17 Delia Mooney from Tasting Table shared with us a little story titled, “ 9 Best Cities for Pizza Lovers” ( We won’t spoil the list here )  Each city around the U.S. has its’ own distinct  style and Delia highlights… Continue Reading

Pepe’s continues to get noticed!

We are flattered to get high praise from around the country… and the world. Recently, the website travelerstoday.com mentioned Frank Pepe Pizzeria Napoletana in the article, “Five Best Pizza Restaurants That Are Not in Italy.” Wow! You can read about the others at this link »» Continue Reading

Pepe’s Proudly Supports The Salvation Army

WTIC 1080 is supporting the work of The Salvation Army by collecting donations. From December 9th 2016 through noon on Christmas Eve, December 24th, they will be collecting nonperishable food items, new unwrapped toys, and money. For WTIC donation locations and hours your can visit their website here.  Pepe’s Pizza is proud to support the efforts of WTIC… Continue Reading

Industry Interested in Pepe’s Annual Tomato Tasting

The annual ritual of tasting next year’s supply of tomatoes caught the interest of Total Food Service, a leading restaurant industry trade magazine. Shown in the photo to the left are cousins Francis Rosselli and Gary Bimonte, two of Frank Pepe’s seven grandchildren. You can read the article here »» Continue Reading

USA Today: A field guide to American pizza

Larry Olmsted, Special for USA TODAY Larry Olmstead, food and travel writer, in a special for USA TODAY wrote a piece titled, “A field guide to American pizza” covering pizza restaurants in New York, Connecticut, Florida, Chicago, San Francisco, St. Louis, Detroit, Michigan, and Colorado. In the article, Larry highlights some of the best attributes… Continue Reading

Tripping over the World post on East Coast Eateries

Jim Dalrymple II shared a story at Tripping Over The World, a travel blog about all things travel, modes of transportation, accommodations, special  B&Bs, restaurants, and things to do, visit and see. The blog, covering locations in Europe, North America and South America, is enhanced with visuals that chronicle pleasant travel experiences and lure us in for more. Founded in 2010, the… Continue Reading