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Pipero al Rex

Via Torino, 149, 00184 Rome, Italy
+39 06 481 5702
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Ranked #96 of 8,297 restaurants in Rome
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $67 - $161
Cuisines: Contemporary
Good for: Romance, Doing business
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Romance, Doing business
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Los Osos, California
Top Contributor
97 reviews 97 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014 NEW

You should only eat here if you have two hours to really enjoy and appreciate a beautiful dining experience and if you want to spend 200 - 260 euros for a dinner, with wine, for two. Our dinner was an artistic performance of beautiful plates with unexpected and delicious tastes, and portions that filled us both up. We had at... More

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Cotswolds
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 NEW

booked this having seen a review in Sunday Times Travel - and it was a great experience. The restaurant is attached to the Rex Hotel and is pretty formal - the food is quite complex but beautifully prepared and presented and well balanced - service excellent - overall a great success and recommended

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Vancouver, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW

Holy sweet jesus this was the best food I've ever had!!! The service was excellent and the food was unbelievable.

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London
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 via mobile

I was very sad to review the last review and genuinely hope that there could have been some mix up, as I've just returned from 10 days holiday in Italy and this restaurant was the finest of some amazing restaurants we had the good fortune to visit. Alex was incredibly welcoming and he talked us through our tastes/dietary requirements and... More

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Oregon
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

All though the food was decent and the atmosphere warm and friendly, owner Alessandro has much to be desired when it comes to ETHICAL INTEGRITY! We were there with a group of 6 people and ordered three bottles of wine. Two that owner Alessandro recommended and a 2004 Bruno Giacosa Falletto Riserva (YES Riserva), for an unbelievable price of 150... More

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london
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

We had an amazing meal here last August, and we organised a stopover in Rome last week for the sole purpose of returning to Pipero's Restaurant. I often find second visits to restaurants can be disappointing, this was most definitely not a disappointment. It's clearly gained a reputation for itself, it was much busier this year, but the food was... More

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Alameda
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28 reviews 28 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

On suggestion from an US reviewer living and eating in Rome we got a reservation and had a wonderful 10 course meal at Pipero. Dinner reservations are difficult, but lunch is sometimes more available. We were happy that we were able to have a meal in Rome that we will remember for the rest of our lives. Attention to details,... More

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Singapore, Singapore
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

One of the best restaurants I have ever had the pleasure of coming across. Perfect food and excellent service. Even though the place seems very upmarket and posh, the owner was very friendly and personable. Although the carbonara was fantastic, what really stole the show for us was the immaculately prepared piece of lamb. It was cooked to perfection, very... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

Elegant restaurant with amazing food. I think they will be a two Michelin star in no time. We went with the tasting menu with wine pairing and everything was delicious. The duck tartare, carbonara, and tea-poached egg were our favorites. Very romantic and highly recommended!

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Sydney, Australia
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

I had one night in Roma and chose to eat here. I was welcomed with open arms, and had an amazing experience. Alex (Pipero) looked after me incredibly well, and this evening was one of the best in my travels around Italy! I had a Negroni to start, and the excellence of this drink was a sign of things to... More

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