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Piperno

#493 of 9,545 Restaurants in Rome
Certificate of Excellence
$$$$
Neighbourhood:
Navona / Pantheon / Campo de’ Fiori
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Monte de' Cenci 9, Rome, Italy
+39 06 6880 6629
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Today
12:45 - 14:15
19:45 - 22:15
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Hours:
Tue - Sun 12:45 - 14:15
Tue - Sat 19:45 - 22:15
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Bogota
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27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is a good restaurant, with very fresh fish and at a nice quite piazza. It is open on Sunday night which is terrific.

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Thank Maria C
Coral Gables, Florida
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29 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great food and a lovely elegant ambiance. Not your regular touristic restaurant, but really a nice restaurant with great service and fabulous food.

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Thank MiamiMartin
Rapperswil, Switzerland
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20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

good place which has been around forever. still the old charming waiters and wonderful carciofi all guida

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London, United Kingdom
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71 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Lovely place and really good food, it's probably not the cheapest but it's worth giving it a try! We loved the design of the place and the uniform of staff, pretty old school and the atmosphere is really cool. Also the staff was really friendly, I recommend any type of pasta (it's the best!) and the Giudia artichokes!

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Normal food, I expected much more, since I read really nice reviews around the internet.. Bit disappointed

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Kuala Lumpur
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19 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Piperno may be a little out of the way for some tourists, but for us this was a plus. A short taxi ride over the Tiber, and into a little (and rather easy-to-miss!) lane you'll find this Jewish-style Roman restaurant tucked away in a corner. When you enter, you're met with this air of old-school elegance; wood-panelling, heavy curtains, white... More 

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Scotland
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48 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Caught the tail end of their lunch service so the initial ordering was slightly rushed so as to catch the kitchen but the food itself was delicious. We shared a starter of artichoke cooked with cheese, my with then had spaghetti with clams and I had the meat ragu. We had a glass of red and of white wine. Total... More 

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High Wycombe, UK
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204 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Piperno is highly recommended with the magic combination of its central location and being frequented by locals. Tucked in the corner of a small alley it has tables outside and a beautifully decorated dining room. The service is typically Roman and the food is beautifully prepared. The first course dishes could be larger and it's not for cheap eats, but... More 

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Thank David P
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is in the roman guetto just behind the sinagogue You have to eat the delicious artichoke a la gudia!! It is a big artichoke fried and cut in half. Need reservation

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Thank Renata S
Houston
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113 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016

We had lovely table outside, but there was no air moving in this upscale restaurant located on hidden alley that has little air movement making it very hot on hot day. They need some fans! However, service great and food very good. Specialty fried appetizer plate rather tasteless aside from artichoke which was fabulous. Chickpea pasta, a specialty, was ok... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
12:45 - 14:15
Tuesday
12:45 - 14:15
19:45 - 22:15
Wednesday
12:45 - 14:15
19:45 - 22:15
Thursday
12:45 - 14:15
19:45 - 22:15
Friday
12:45 - 14:15
19:45 - 22:15
Saturday
12:45 - 14:15
19:45 - 22:15
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Monte de' Cenci 9, Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Navona / Pantheon / Campo de’ Fiori
  • Neighbourhood: Navona / Pantheon / Campo de’ Fiori
  • Phone Number: +39 06 6880 6629

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Navona / Pantheon / Campo de’ Fiori
With three of Rome’s most beloved piazzas within a five-minute walk of each other, the Navona/Pantheon/Campo area may be the prettiest and most picturesque area of the city. Join the beautiful throngs hanging out in cafes, boutiques, art galleries, and wine bars, or peek at a neighbourhood museum or monument. If you want nonstop movida, the streets here are busy with chic bicyclists and Vespa drivers, street vendors, merchants, and locals. There is no rhyme or reason to its winding streets and there's something to see around every corner, so take pleasure in a spontaneous wander.
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