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Caffe Pedrocchi

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Address: Via Otto Febbraio 1848 15, 35122, Padua, Italy
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+39 049 878 1231
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Visiting an institution in Padua!!

Fresh fruit juices were wonderful. Service is excellent but you get what you paid for as a fancy cafe is not economical!!

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed October 31, 2016
Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

the famous Pedrocchi Caffè will surprise you sense of taste. If you ask for a caffeè pedrocchi they will ask you not to add sugar on your own and not to use the little spoon. It's amazing !!!!

Thank Gianmario O
Craponne-sur-Arzon, France
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 11, 2016

nothing has changed, every time we come back, it is good, crowded, friendly, tasty, an absolute MUST

Thank r0bgies
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 26, 2016 via mobile

This is probably the oldest coffeehouse in Europe and it has no doors, working 24/7. The architecture is bewildering and the ambient environment is great, but you pay a big pile for all of those nice things.

Thank ShereefIbrahim
Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 31, 2016

Fresh fruit juices were wonderful. Service is excellent but you get what you paid for as a fancy cafe is not economical!!

Thank DWong1599
Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 30, 2016

We got the full Pedrocchi experience by having lunch here inside, but if having coffee only use the outside portico rather than the cafeteria like interior. The you will be in the Roman-like structure that speaks of the cafe's age (not Roman...1831). Ghe hamburger was huge, and meat may be a little undercooked, but teh quality shined. The chips were... More 

Thank Gary S
Salzburg, Austria
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 29, 2016

Relax in this magnificent place and experience the old fashioned charm. Do not miss it. Take your coffee in the more elegant part were the serve your drinks.

Thank hermann b
United, Pennsylvania
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2016

The cafè is an historical building with its magnificent interior, cofee was good, but the food was not excellent.

Thank kcar342
Hong Kong, China
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 16, 2016

Unfortunately this beautifully situated venue with a magnificent old interior has fallen into the trap of mediocrity of quality of food and trades off its good name and history without delivering. And please avoid the house speciality coffee at €5 a cup, which is basically an espresso with a dollop of thick 'cold' thick cream thrown on top. It spoils... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 8, 2016

I had breakfast with a few friends at Caffe Pedrocchi. We enjoyed our coffees and brioches in the lovely outdoor area. The Caffe is quite large, modern and spacious.

Thank Iris48
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 6, 2016 via mobile

We tried the cafe Pedrocchi specialty coffee. It's espresso with mint and cococa on top. They say, no need to stir but I found it too strong, although stirring though against their recommendation, improved the taste. Nevertheless, it's worth the experience, it's the oldest coffee shop in Padova after all.

Thank julian-joaqui

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