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.
All 615 Trieste Restaurants

Buffet da Pepi

Via Cassa di Risparmio 3, 34121 Trieste, Italy
040/366858
Website
Improve this listing
Ranked #245 of 615 Restaurants in Trieste
Cuisines: Bistro
Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, Buffet, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, Buffet, Late Night
Write a Review

693 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    134
    232
    167
    89
    71
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
London, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014 NEW

the meat was nice and i liked the grated horse raddish . the staff was nice and I liked the fact that they didn`t used their hands preparing the sandwiches. If I`m in trieste again I`m definetly going back

Was this review helpful? Yes
Panama City, Panama
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

One of the oldest in Trieste, nice place to grab a bite while walking around in the city. Service is fast.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Pula, Croatia
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

My very good friend told me about this buffet and toke me inside. Not very much to see inside and do not expect smiling faces from the staff they are all old school waiters dealing with a lot of people(2 times I was in this buffet and it was crowded with germans,austrians,english and local guests of course). It isnt the... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Ljubljana, Slovenia
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

This is a must when in Trieste. Old school Italian deli with the most delicios assortement of everything pork. I would recommend salami plate to the first time visitors and porchetta sandwich with horseradish and mustard when just passing by. But don't forget to make it a regular pit-stop.

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Top Contributor
52 reviews 52 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

If you want to live like a local, then have at least one meal here Its simple, basic, but perfect. The pork melts when you eat it, well portioned too, remember this is really a lunch time snack diner. Anyway, will definitley go back when I next visit the area

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
antibes
Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

our first dinner in Trieste has been in this place, but we were very disappointed. A small portion, very ordinary pork and you pay too much for what you get.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

The best roast pork rolls with mustard and grated fresh horseradish ever eaten. Sauerkraut as a side dish went down well. Platters of all types of meat look delicious. Apple strudel just like mother used to make. The beer went down a dream and the service is A1. Been there twice in two weeks and the meat always tender. Hope... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Turin, New York
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

Amazing insalata russa and wurstel. Really friendly staff. A great, very affordable and intense food experience. And amazing apple strudel.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Trieste, Italy
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

maybe not cheap, exception done for the take-away sandwiches, but here you can eat the best typical pork-meat dishes of Trieste, I recommend "carrè" and "porzina" (with a lot of horseradish of course!), simply delicious. You have to try it if you come in Trieste!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Trieste
Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

The buffet "da Pepi" is a must-visit place, because is part of the (gastronomic) history of Trieste. It is not elegant, just good, but it is famous for his pork meat - ("porzina") - sausages and specialties of Central Europe. It is located in the very hearth of the city, so it is an ideal stop if you are in... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2

Travelers who viewed Buffet da Pepi also viewed

Trieste, Province of Trieste
Trieste, Province of Trieste
 
Trieste, Province of Trieste
Trieste, Province of Trieste
 

Been to Buffet da Pepi? 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