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Address: Via VIII Febbraio 15, 35122 Padua, Italy
Phone Number: 39 049 878 12 31
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In the Caffe Pedrocchi's salon one can 'touch' history. On the one hand one can feel the gentility of the clientele who must have frequented its portals at the turn of the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 13, 2015
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

Alas we found this cafe totally lacking in charm. We also found the waiter rude and the service slow. We arrived at 11:45 AM and the waiter refused to take an order of a salad and sandwich before 12:00. So, we took a tonic and coke and received a bill of 11 Euros. Whatever historic value there was in the... More 

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Dear Customer Thank you for sharing your experience with us to Pedrocchi Caffe. We are very sorry that this latest experience was not as exciting as you expected. In fact, the restaurant and buffet open at 12,30 Italian time, as Italian style, but the reaction that the waiter had, in any case, was not fair against your request. I would... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

In the Caffe Pedrocchi's salon one can 'touch' history. On the one hand one can feel the gentility of the clientele who must have frequented its portals at the turn of the 19th/20th century and on the other the intellectuals and radicals who frequented the Caffe during the time of the Risorgimento - even down to a bullet hole in... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

OK, so you buy in to all the reviews, history an stories about this place and go with expectations set high. However I found the event to be lacking behind what we (in all of Europe) can expect from a decent café these days: Club Sandwhich was (too) small, dry and without the proper curry dressing, coffee+cake and drinks ...ok... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

Best butties, perfect pastries, brilliant Sunday brunch, totally excellent Tiramisu. What can one say about Cafe Pedrocchi that hasn't already been said? Great service, top location, a thoroughly good going-on. A must do.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 204 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

Years ago, Pedrocchi stunned me with its splendour. Sadly, those times are over. Yes, it's a historic landmark. It's a beautiful neoclassical building. It can be even considered a miracle that in the 1830's a sumptuous palace was built just to accommodate a café. I know only one similar example: Café Gerbeaud in Budapest. That, of course, is much younger.... More 

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CaffePedrocchi, Direttore at Caffe Pedrocchi, responded to this review

Dear Customer Thank you for sharing your experience with us to Pedrocchi Caffè. We are very sorry that this latest experience was not as exciting as you expected. The situation you described in such detail is one of the two souls of Caffè Pedrocchi: the young soul, modern soul, which lives its own special charm for the young, when they... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

Place full of history. Also named "cafe without doors" because it used to be (till 1916) open night and day. One of those places where for centuries intellectuals and prominents have been meeting. Here several plots for Risorgimento - the movement for the unification and independence of Italy, from 1848 to 1870 - have been laid out (in 1848 Padua... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

Probably the most disappointing place we visited. We had an aperitif outside and the place was rather dirty, with pigeons dominating tables and chairs. Probably better to stay inside.

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CaffePedrocchi, Direttore at Caffe Pedrocchi, responded to this review

My dearest Customer Thank you for sharing your experience at Caffè Pedrocchi. Our commitment is constantly aimed at ensuring a level of service that meets the expectations of all our guests and we are, therefore, very sorry for not being able to please you as you reported. In fact, the pigeons are very nice animals, but always hungry and looking... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

Very nice antique cafè. It is a must go, may just for a coffee at the bar to have the possibility to look around.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

amazing caffe! lovely place, great service and the best hot chocolate ever!! try also the spritz... delicious!!

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Padua, Italy
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 740 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

Soak up the ambience of this sophisticated and historic cafe in the central part of town . Its been here for a few hundred years and has maintained a good following since it opened . The drinks are well presented , the waiters are a cut above the rest ( no shabby aprons here or trousers ironed till glossy )... More 

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Address: Address: Via VIII Febbraio 15, 35122 Padua, Italy
Phone Number: 39 049 878 12 31
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Veneto  >  Province of Padua  >  Padua

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