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“Just average” 3 of 5 stars
Review of Peperoncino

Peperoncino
Ugur Mumcu Caddesi No. 64/B, Ankara, Turkey
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Ranked #209 of 2,667 Restaurants in Ankara
Cuisines: Italian
Dining options: Late Night, Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: Late Night, Reservations
Ankara, Turkey
Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 14 cities Reviews in 14 cities
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
“Just average”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2013 via mobile

If you want to eat pizza, calzone or pasta in a somewhat good atmosphere, you may prefer this place. However, I'd say stay out of the non-Italian kind of dishes. Presentation is poor. Service is average. Variety of dishes should be improved.

  • Visited August 2013
    • 2 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
    • 3 of 5 stars Food
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  • English first
  • Italian first
  • Turkish first
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ankara
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 10 cities Reviews in 10 cities
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
“Perfect with Chef Daniel”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2013

Probably the best fine dining restaurant in Ankara. The Chef Daniel is one of the most known Italian chefs in Ankara. Peperoncino has a lovely atmosphere especially the back garden. You can find great and various handmade pastas and pizzas. Also they have a wide variety of wines from different countries. Every time we enjoy our meal here. I recommend everybody to try this restaurant. I'm sure that you will want to come here again…

  • Visited August 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Çankaya, Ankara, Turkey
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 2 cities Reviews in 2 cities
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
“Chef's Restaurant in Ankara”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2013

This is one of the few chef's restautant in Ankara. Daniel's preparations are really good and staff are very friendly and polite. Menu is rather extensive and provide for every taste.
This is the place where I am taking my cherished visitors to Ankara.
Wine selection is one of the widest in Ankara, İt might be little bit expensive for some but considering the selection this is just normal as they are prized less than double of their shelf prize. They also serve spirits that you cannot find other restaurants like armagnac brandy.
Daniel also deliver cooking classes at the premises.
http://www.peperoncino.com.tr/en/

  • Visited May 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Ankara, Turkey
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26 reviews 26 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 8 cities Reviews in 8 cities
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
“There is no standard”
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2012

I have been there 4 times.At the first time the food was really good.We had ravioli and meat at the same time.Both were delicious.In my next visits I also tried different steaks and pastas.I ordered well done but the steak was medium.They forgot to bring one of our pasta served it later.Also I would not recommend to drink wine here since wine price over quality and/or food price ratio is unbelievably high.You can drink better wine in any restaurant in Ankara at %40 price lower than in this restaurant.I would never go there again.

  • Visited March 2012
    • 2 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
    • 2 of 5 stars Food
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Ankara, Ankara, Turkey
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16 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 18 cities Reviews in 18 cities
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
“Varieties in menu needed”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2012

This is one the nicest Italian restaurants in Ankara; speciaily thanks to Daniel's hospitality and modesty.

A rich wine list, good location and calm-comfortable decoration are positive.

But in terms of food varities, a fine dine Italian restaurant should not rely on known types of pasta, pizza, one kind of fish... The menu needs to be richer in real Italian varieties.

Ask for porcini soup and fish carpaccio, which are our favorites.

  • Visited September 2012
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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