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Chef Express

Stazione di Roma Termini | Piazza di Cinquecento, 00185 Rome, Italy (Esquilino / Termini)
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Ranked #5,017 of 8,259 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: 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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45% Recommend
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Chorzow, Poland
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120 reviews 120 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 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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71 reviews 71 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 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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28 reviews 28 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 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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35 reviews 35 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 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 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 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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120 reviews 120 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 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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423 reviews 423 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
249 helpful votes 249 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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Middletown, Rhode Island
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74 reviews 74 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2013

This is one of the best places that I have eaten at in Italy. It is a self service, everything and anything you want to eat from hot meals cooked in front of you by a chef to salads and deserts that are very good. The prices are great. There is no wait staff for the tables. They also have... More

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