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Al Peperoncino

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Via Ostiense , 369/375, Rome, Italy
12:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 00:30
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 00:30
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24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

I would rate this place 3.5 stars if I could, but since I have to choose one of the options, I'll go with 4. It's a pretty big and packed restaurant (went there Sat and Sun evening), so you do need to book beforehand. First time I had a pizza, second time a fried zucchini flower, grilled sea bass and... More 

Thank Cr1K2
Highland Mills, New York
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34 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

Being in a hotel outside of the main part of Rome, I asked the concierge for a local restaurant. He suggested Al Peperoncino. Upon arrival, it was very busy at 9:00,a good sign. We ordered several types of Bruschetta, and Mozzerella Balls. All very tasty. Although getting only one English menu, we ordered filet with mushrooms. It was soft as... More 

Thank drfeldeye
Maidstone, England, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Came here twice on our visit to Rome, really friendly staff who did all they could to help, and remembered us on our second visit. The calzones are fantastic,and the wine is to match! (They have a takeout service available) needless to say we really enjoyed it and would return if in the area again!

Thank MidKentPubs
Bucharest, Romania
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

This was the restaurant with the best reviews that was closer to the Saint Paul Hotel where me and my girlfriend were staying last october. We went for a 15 min walk from the hotel in our first evening in Rome and we were surprised by the great quality of this small neighbourhood restaurant. First of all, it was full... More 

Thank Paul P
Perth, Australia
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Fabulous food, well off the tourist track, lots of locals here with their families. This is how to enjoy a meal.

Thank Graeme P
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

very good meat excellent prices. menus are also in English. many locals come with family for dinner. averege price for one dinner per couple is 50 euros : 2 course meals, dessert, wine and water

Thank cristina g
Lisbon, Portugal
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

Super nice people and really good food. Recomend it! Pizza prices 8-15€ We paid 50€ for 4 pizza, water, 1 beer and service.

Thank Cristina F
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

What a gem of a place, and we were so lucky to stumble upon it. We were staying in a local hotel and were " on route" to another restaurant when we discovered this place...and we were so glad we did! The staff couldnt have been more hospitable, the atmosphere was friendly, alive and the place full of local Italians... More 

Thank doris69Uk
Bristol, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

We went in our first night in Rome, the food is lovely, we requested 2 pizzas which were amazing! The one with ham and cheese is incredible! Completely recommended! The only thing that we didn't like very much was the fact that they don't sell a glass is wine, it's just the whole bottle, or a little jar with or... More 

Thank Mary89_cl
Ispra, Italy
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

I was there for business… I have a nice job!! Friendly and informal as I entered, quite full with guests but professional attention The waiter took the time to answer all my questions and give me good advice. Abundant antipasto, perfect Bucatini all'Amatriciana and a great steak with porcini (mushrooms). I will be back!.

Thank arthurH62

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$25
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 00:30
12:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 00:30
12:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 00:30
12:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 00:30
12:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 00:30
12:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 00:30
12:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Ostiense , 369/375, Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Ostiense
  • Neighbourhood: Ostiense

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?