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Papa Giovanni - CLOSED

No. 22, 6 Alley, 170 Lane | Sec. 4, Chung Hsiao E. Rd., Taipei, Taiwan
+886 2 2711 8720
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  • Excellent13%
  • Very good74%
  • Average13%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Jun 5, 2013
“Authentic Italian with Mexican Touch”
Nov 20, 2012
“Good pizza and pasta”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
No. 22, 6 Alley, 170 Lane | Sec. 4, Chung Hsiao E. Rd., Taipei, Taiwan
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Reviewed June 5, 2013

Just got in by looking at comprehensive menu. I saw one rissotto with black squid ink on menu but wanted to have another rissotto but asked if chef can make that one with black squid ink. They accepted and made a nice dish. Staff is...More

Thank BDPharma
Reviewed November 20, 2012

For Taiwan this place is very good. Pizza is fired in a brick oven. It's not as good as Italy, but it beats 95%+ of the pizza you can find in the USA, so that's fairly impressive for a place in Taipei.

Thank TravelMaster9000
Reviewed September 20, 2012 via mobile

Nice place, calm, suitable for 2 or when you need to discuss and meet clients which sometimes it's more and more difficult to find in Taipei since the restaurants are so crowed and so noisy. Food is like other Italian, I just had spaghetti which...More

Thank cristinachang
Reviewed August 22, 2012

It been introduce by my wife's friend and it been a really nice surprise to have a such good Italian food at right prices. If you like Italian food and if you are near by, you must try it for sure !!!! Enjoy it with...More

Thank Kekotw
Reviewed August 7, 2012 via mobile

Very good Italian food, I think is the best I have try in Taiwan, nice and friendly waiters, will come back

Thank Gourmet747
Reviewed November 1, 2011

The handmade pasta is really good, try the raviollis. And also the pizza deserves a good comment.

Thank tissa36
Reviewed September 22, 2011

I came here for dinner with some taiwanese clients and I really enjoyed the dinner. The owner is from "Lago Maggiore", north Italy and his wife taiwanese. The restaurant is very nice and in a traditional northern italian atmosphere. Food is very good at the...More

Thank Dino L
Reviewed August 13, 2009

Papa Giovanni is under new ownership and is now called Papa Gio. The former chef and sous chef at Capones have taken over this bright and open location just off Exit 5 of the Zhongxiao-Dunhua MRT Station (turn left and walk one short block as...More

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Reviewed May 12, 2008

Risotto is very very good

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Reviewed April 14, 2008

Expensive but not bad

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$30
Good for
Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No. 22, 6 Alley, 170 Lane | Sec. 4, Chung Hsiao E. Rd., Taipei, Taiwan
  • Location: Asia  >  Taiwan  >  Taipei
  • Phone Number: +886 2 2711 8720
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