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Pepino Italian Restaurant

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Wan Chai / Causeway Bay
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1/F Novotel Century Hong Kong Hotel, 238 Jaffe Road, Wan Chai, Hong Kong, China
852-25984599
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12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sat - Sun 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Seating, Waitstaff
Description: Pepino Italian Restaurant, inspired by the renowned Italian region of...
Pepino Italian Restaurant, inspired by the renowned Italian region of Tuscany, offers an authentic cultural dining experience. Beautiful wood and ambient lighting surround you and reflect the comfort and charm of Tuscan village homes, while its cuisine transports you to another place and time.Featuring all the delicacies of the Grand Italian Cuisine, Pepino is famous for its savory Osso Bucco served with the finest Gremolata Risotto, and Roasted Rack of Lamb served with a flavorful Pistachio Crust and Cherry Tomato Confit. Pepino also offers a wide selection of vegetarian dishes to choose from including Wild Mushroom and Ricotta Ravioli, and Vegetarian Lasagna. Our passionate and skillful culinary team freshly prepares all Carpaccio, Pasta, Pizza, Cheese and Tiramisu daily.Come and share appetizers among friends, enjoy a romantic dinner, or taste a tantalizing wine from our extensive international wine list! Pepino Italian Restaurant at Novotel Century Hong Kong hotel has something for everyone.
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  • 15
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  • 15
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  • 5
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  • 2
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Nice dinner

We ate at Pepino's on a very rainy night when we didn't feel like venturing out. Nice atmosphere with good service. We ordered a pizza and soup and a salad which were both very tasty and a good portion size, Our waitress was very friendly as well. Found it to be a little on the pricey side, but... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 19, 2015
Trac4
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Howell, New Jersey
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Bhubaneswar, Orissa, India
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61 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2015

Very good Italian food. Good Breakfast, LUnch an dinner. Buffets extremely good. Food for value and excellant

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Howell, New Jersey
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83 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2015

We ate at Pepino's on a very rainy night when we didn't feel like venturing out. Nice atmosphere with good service. We ordered a pizza and soup and a salad which were both very tasty and a good portion size, Our waitress was very friendly as well. Found it to be a little on the pricey side, but to be... More 

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Thank Trac4
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2015 via mobile

We ate at this restaurant at 19/09/2015, and it was all good: kind waiters, good food and great Italian atmosphere (by the way we are Italian so seeing the commercial posters on the wall was a great addition)... Except the bill, apart from the main course that we knew the price of, the garlic bread and the water were very... More 

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Thank Luca S
Picton
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72 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015

Great service, interesting menu, well-placed in downtown. Prices fair, we had a very enjoyable meal here.

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Colchester, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

Restaurant located behind the main hotel restaurant, so you have to walk through hotel restaurant to get to it. Nice food and atmosphere, gentle staff but for what we had thought it was a bit pricey, but then again it's in the hotel so very convenient and the food was good.

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Thank Susie5050
Hong Kong, China
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108 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

Great place, good food and excellent service. The only issue is that it is right next to the hotel Buffet restaurant, which means they sometimes over flow diners from the Buffet into the Italian restaurant, which is not very nice!

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Thank chungyumak
Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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63 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

A bistro sort of atmosphere but Italian food that doesn't disappoint. A mix of hotel and local clientele. Service unassuming and friendly. Quiet and some booths for privacy if that's what you want. Fair range of menu choices and wine to accompany meal. Not convinced that the "Pepino" story of the founder adds any credibility - bit corny - but... More 

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Thank DCBLEGAL
Hong Kong, China
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171 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015 via mobile

My relatives were staying at Novotel and we all have Accor Card (50% off). They also needed a place to have a relaxing meal after check out and before going to airport. So, Pepino's was an ideal choice especially given the good reviews from Tripadviser. The verdict - this is not really fine dining, more of a bistro but pricing... More 

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Thank mosto
Hong Kong Region, China
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

First time I write on trip advisor because really would like to recommend an Italian restaurant in HK with delicious authentic Italian cuisine, reasonable price and good atmosphere: Pepino of Novotel Hong Kong Century in Wanchai. It has been one of my best favorite restaurants already for several years, even when my husband and I are staying in Shanghai now,... More 

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Thank Janice C
Peterborough, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 284 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Great selection of food and well cooked . We arrived at 8.45 and didn't get a sweet as it was closing at 9.30 but as we were full it mattered not . Well worth trying

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1/F Novotel Century Hong Kong Hotel, 238 Jaffe Road, Wan Chai, Hong Kong, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Hong Kong Region  >  Hong Kong>  > Wan Chai / Causeway Bay
  • Neighborhood: Wan Chai / Causeway Bay
  • Phone Number: 852-25984599

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 19 - 39
  • Cuisine: Italian, Pizza, European

Description

Pepino Italian Restaurant, inspired by the renowned Italian region of Tuscany, offers an authentic cultural dining experience. Beautiful wood and ambient lighting surround you and reflect the comfort and charm of Tuscan village homes, while its cuisine transports you to another place and time.Featuring all the delicacies of the Grand Italian Cuisine, Pepino is famous for its savory Osso Bucco served with the finest Gremolata Risotto, and Roasted Rack of Lamb served with a flavorful Pistachio Crust and Cherry Tomato Confit. Pepino also offers a wide selection of vegetarian dishes to choose from including Wild Mushroom and Ricotta Ravioli, and Vegetarian Lasagna. Our passionate and skillful culinary team freshly prepares all Carpaccio, Pasta, Pizza, Cheese and Tiramisu daily.Come and share appetizers among friends, enjoy a romantic dinner, or taste a tantalizing wine from our extensive international wine list! Pepino Italian Restaurant at Novotel Century Hong Kong hotel has something for everyone.
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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Wan Chai / Causeway Bay
Wan Chai and Causeway Bay are the retail centers of Hong Kong Island. Filled with shops, malls and restaurants, both areas are bustling with people – tourists and locals alike. Causeway Bay has one of the highest rents on the planet, and is a bit more polished and modern than its Wan Chai counterpart. Beneath the surface there is more than meets the eye – find boutique stores in the above ground floors of buildings and wander into side streets to find interesting restaurants and shops tucked away from the main roads. Wan Chai especially has experienced a modern revival in recent times, with an influx of trendy restaurants and bars around the Star Street area. In addition, both areas contain many of Hong Kong’s iconic tourist attractions worthy of your visit.
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