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Chef Express

Via Marsala 25, 00185 Rome, Italy (Esquilino / Termini)
+39 059 754711
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Ranked #4,750 of 8,465 Restaurants in Rome
Cuisines: Italian, Contemporary, Ice Cream, Bar, Café, Pasta
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night
Neighborhood: Esquilino / Termini
Description: Bar & Snack - Ristorante - Pizzeria - Corner Mr Panino, Gourme, Renzini - Gelateria - Market food - Tabacchi - Lottomatica - Free wifi In Rome's Grand Station, there are three Chef Express eateries on the ground floor, located in front of tracks 1-2, 11-12, 23-24. The Chef Express Bar is in front of track 27
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Chicago, Illinois
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65 reviews 65 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

Great place to grab refreshments/espresso, and snacks prior to long train ride, and right by the platform in termini. Actually can handle the business that comes in, which is a novelty in Rome, as most don't. Easy and done.

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Chorzow, Poland
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152 reviews 152 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

We went here for a quick coffee before hitting the town. Coffee wasn't bad, but service was typical for Italians... First person collects order, second makes them. Sounds fair. But like always, Italian can't cooperate with each other, even on something that simple, like making coffee. So second employee want to paid for our order again, but the first person... More

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Epsom, United Kingdom
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53 reviews 53 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

A buffet café in the Termini station serving excellent 'Italian' coffee, paninis, salads, hot food etc. all at very reasonable prices. A good refreshing stop off either before or after the bustle of Rome's transport systems

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Long Neck, Delaware, United States
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82 reviews 82 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

Chef's Express is located in Termini Station. Go inside and start walking towards the back It is cafeteria style but you can get anything you want here. The pasta station cooks pasta to order and you have a choice of toppings. We ordered a plate of fresh cooked spinach and it was some of the best we've ever tasted.

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Taunton, United Kingdom
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43 reviews 43 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014

Our hotel was near the Roma Termini and most mornings and some evenings we would come here for a cheap, filling and tasty meal. There are lots of branches of Chef Express within the Termini. There is an interior restaurant inside from the one in the photo, which has a 3 course meal for 10.90 euros and is frequented by... More

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USA
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35 reviews 35 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013

22 euros, or $29 dollars... gets you an great burger, a good size salad, a beer and a glass or wine. Hey look at those pictures... it was like standing next to the guy cooking it personally. And I was... it's a cafeteria style place. Multiple things to point at and choose... limited English but hey we are in Italy.... More

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11 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013 via mobile

I have never come across a worst organised snack bar with extremely rude staff who shout at you in Italian and most disgusting cold food (even though you asked for it to be hot)!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013 via mobile

Customer service was rude and poor.None of their staff speaks in English and they seemed unwilling to help.Worst restaurant I have ever been in Rome.

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Amsterdam, Paesi Bassi
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140 reviews 140 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

I was surprised about the quality of food we've had.Very delicious,very nice,in few words - good meal.Next time I will be in Rome definitely come here to relax.Recommended

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Bathurst, Australia
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427 reviews 427 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
290 helpful votes 290 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2013

One of the problems I experience when visiting Italy is that my stomach says it's dinner time at 6:30 pm and Italians usually don't eat dinner before 8:30. This place is open long hours,so you can have an early dinner. The menu changes daily, so there's a good variety of firsts and seconds. The desserts don't seem to change much,... More

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