For over 30 years, this 24-hour establishment has been keeping the gritty diner dream alive on the corner of 17th and Chancellor. The institution has carved a place out in Center City hearts, mostly for offering a late-night, post-bar sanctuary for comfort food like gyros, beef brisket, meatloaf, and ribs. Constantly challenged by zoning conflicts in recent years due to the planned coming of a boutique hotel, Little Pete's remains one of the last of its kind in its part of the city. Long live the gritty diner. Long live Little Pete's.