We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Da pepe vecchia hostaria

Certificate of Excellence
Improve this listing
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Get directions
Vico I piazza Roma 6, 88100 Catanzaro, Italy
0961726254
Add hours for Da pepe vecchia hostaria and help diners know when to go.
+ Add hours
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Good for:
Reservations
Late Night

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 185 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 108
    Excellent
  • 48
    Very good
  • 18
    Average
  • 8
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
A good reason to visit Catanzaro!

In a trip to Italy, you would not even think to visit Catanzaro, since it is not one of the usual touristic destinations. But this restaurant is good reason for a visit, since it is one of the best restaurants I have been in Italy. The atmosphere is really great, since it looks more like a big... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 28, 2014
cd1977
,
Serres, Greece
Good for:
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
Add Photo Write a Review

185 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
Serres, Greece
Top Contributor
108 reviews 108 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

In a trip to Italy, you would not even think to visit Catanzaro, since it is not one of the usual touristic destinations. But this restaurant is good reason for a visit, since it is one of the best restaurants I have been in Italy. The atmosphere is really great, since it looks more like a big house rather than... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Baden, Switzerland
Contributor
16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Been there in 2011 The chef has been trained in some restaurants in Rome and that explains why, along with traditional Catanzaro cuisine he serves also Roman food. I had some Cacio and Pepe pasta and it was delicious. This was one of the best restaurants I have been to and I am glad it is in Catanzaro.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Lincoln, United Kingdom
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

We were lucky enough to be introduced to this great little family restaurant by some local friends. We had a really enjoyable evening. The food was excellent - we had a tasty , interesting variety of antipasti, then a dish of fried potato skins followed by a bowl of delicious (honestly) tripe which is a speciality of the area and... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
London UK
Top Contributor
86 reviews 86 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

If you want to feel like someone is cooking real food for you, this is the place to go, not a restaurant trying to produce anything more than great dishes with what they have that day. We have been so disappointed in Calabria trying to find somewhere you want to go again and again with friends and family, hence I... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
London UK
Top Contributor
86 reviews 86 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2012

Have been coming to Calabria for 15 years, and wish we had found this earlier! Small restaurant down a small lane, ring bell to get in, full of locals clearly having fun, no menu. The choice was what was fresh that day, they clearly care about the food, the bread was lovely, wine local, the sort of place you want... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2012

Great little restaurant centrally located with charming rustic interior. food of local cuisine and simple but tasty ingredients. service great and very good value for money, well worth a visit.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Badolato, Italy
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2012

We stumbled across this jewel after doing battle with the bureacracy all morning. A lovely, cozy trattoria conveniently located near the theatre, government offices and centro storico. We had a pasta genovese per primo and a type of trippa, a local specialty per secondo. Accompanied by a delicious local vino rosso and excellent attentive service. We finished with a coffee... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Da pepe vecchia hostaria also viewed

Catanzaro, Province of Catanzaro
Catanzaro, Province of Catanzaro
 
Catanzaro, Province of Catanzaro
Catanzaro, Province of Catanzaro
 

Been to Da pepe vecchia hostaria? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Vico I piazza Roma 6, 88100 Catanzaro, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Calabria  >  Province of Catanzaro  >  Catanzaro
  • Phone Number: 0961726254

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Da pepe vecchia hostaria staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?