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South Philadelphia: Vincent Iannelli Keeps Up 105 Year-Old Family Business

Walking down East Passyunk Avenue, you might miss this Italian, family-owned and operated pizza shop. Iannelli’s Famous Brick Oven Bakery may be small but third generation owner, Vincent Iannelli, knows his way around the kitchen.

The 28-year-old Iannelli inherited the bakery from his grandparents, Terry and Mirna, who started the business in 1910.

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Iannelli’s grandparents opened up shop on 1155 E. Passyunk Ave. to feature their famous tomato pie in the neighborhood. They wanted to introduce the Philadelphia pizza industry to a cheese-less pizza. A tradition that Iannelli continues today.

 

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