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Osteria Pepenero

Via dell'Amore 48, 57037, Portoferraio, Elba Island, Italy
+39 0565 916240
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“tasting menu” (3 reviews)
“fish” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via dell'Amore 48, 57037, Portoferraio, Elba Island, Italy
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Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Tucked away in a backstreet, do not expect typical tourist fare of pasta and pizza. Instead, you will be served amazing, modern seafood of the highest quality, with unusual flavour combinations that have been carefully thought out and balanced. We had a table opposite the...More

Thank ElisabethQ609
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Nice quiet street in Portoferraio where we found Pepenero. Great windows to show the kitchen which appeared clean and with a relaxed atmosphere. We were served by the owner (We guessed) and a kind waiter. Opening with a tiny appetizer offered by them. I had...More

Thank Gaetano F
Reviewed 17 August 2017

We walked past the restaurant a couple of times which is located in an alley which didn't look like anything special. We were then recommended to visit the place and we were pleasantly surprised with the impeccable service and curious and interesting menu (which is...More

Thank Johan J
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

A family dinner suggested by a friend which turned out amazing. Delicious food and excellent service!

Thank boramako
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Fantastic and very special menu. Some of the raw fish dishes are a bit extreme and if you fancy mainstream, take advice from your waiter. Impeccable service. They really make an effort to explain the menu also in English.

Thank Fredrik Y
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Dont miss this restaurant if you visit Elba! We had the tasting meny and each and every course was a fantastic experience! The friendlieness, professionalism and passion for food that the staff demonstrated heightened the experience further. Our evening at Osteria Pepenero is a memory...More

Thank Elisabeth T
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

We selected the restaurant based on a quick TripAdvisor check and did not expect a fine dining place when booking. Conclusions of the evening: - food is great, clearly above the level of other restaurants we visited - staff speaks good English and passionate about...More

Thank Gergely K
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

We had such a wonderful dinner here!! We choose the 7-course tasting menu. Each course had its own story and curious details. And each dish was incredible--so well executed and also beautiful. We were very surprised how quickly the dishes came out after each other,...More

Thank SFAlleycat
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Don't miss thuis restaurant when you visit Elba! Small hidden Osterhase in the old part of the town. Only local ingredients are being used like the fish caught by local fishers. Very fresh organic food, great wines and very nice people in a typical Tuscany...More

Thank Mark v
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

A friend recommended us this place, and I would say she did a good job! We rock up just before 8:30 and the friendly staff welcome us with the menu of the day and a little complimentary entree. Most of the ingredints are sourced locally...More

Thank Jacopo R
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$41 - US$71
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via dell'Amore 48, 57037, Portoferraio, Elba Island, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Livorno  >  Elba Island  >  Portoferraio
  • Phone Number: +39 0565 916240
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