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Trattoria Peperoncino

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Emmeransstr. 1, 55116 Mainz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
+49(0)6131 5540377
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Watford, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I had expected run of the mill Italian food, but was pleasantly surprised - not only by the presentation, which was excellent, but also by the taste. This was very good food indeed. I had the mixed grilled fish with three types of fish; Tuna was one, but I cannot recall the other two. This was grilled to perfection, and... More 

Thank Jens L
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

One of the coziest places i have visited. The menu is fantastc and the service is pleasant. I had the peperoncini pizza. What a treat! I will definitely visit them again!! Bravo!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

Italian owned and operated. This was a wonderful dining experience. The food was well prepared and everything tasted wonderful. I lived in Italy for 3 years, and this was as good as any food I experienced while living in Northern Italy. The Pasta Arrabiata was spicy and fantastic.

Thank Vincent Y
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

We had a fantastic dinner at Peperoncino. First evening delicious fish (Sole and Branzino) accompanied by a nice Vermentino from Sarfegna and we decided to have dinner also for our second evening in Mainz at peperoncino, since the menu (and the good service) really seduced us to come back Second evening delicious pasta from "mama" kitchen with fresh, home made... More 

Thank Josnowak
Bracknell, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

Food is amazing and Fabulous Service. As a single business woman I am always treated very well, they find the best table near the window or if its warm I will sit outside.

Thank Caz1006
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61 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014

cosy little restaurant, very nice ... friendly service ... very accomodating personnel ... excellent pasta (don't miss the pasta made in the parseman cheese ... it's awsome) ... good wines and drinks ... excellent grappa

1 Thank Mischi1905
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39 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2013

I was there in a hot summer night with my husband and 6-year-old kid. Great service, waiters especially nice to my son. We had the octopus carpaccio, 2 pasta dishes and a sea food dish. Everything was delicious, the wine recommendation acording to the food. Not an every- day restaurant but a pleasant experience for a quiet family or romantic... More 

Thank czeu
Tel Aviv, Israel
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2013

I've been touring around Germany all week long and this one is ranked as number one for this week. Great service and atmosphere. Would come back again.

1 Thank DanielTelAviv_Israel
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57 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2013 via mobile

Orderns pizza, which both looked and tasted factory made. It wasnt bad, but not what i expect when going to an Italian resturant. There was a dog in the restaurant, which I think is unpleasant out of hygienic reason. Ok if they had the dog outside. But not in the restaurant. The service personal were well aware of the dog.... More 

4 Thank ThunderbirdJenis
Copenhagen, Denmark
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31 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2013 via mobile

Very good small restaurant. Delicius and authentic Italian food. Had a perfectly cooked steake. Good Italian wine selection.

2 Thank JanusH-DK

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Emmeransstr. 1, 55116 Mainz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Rhineland-Palatinate  >  Mainz
  • Phone Number: +49(0)6131 5540377

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?