We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
$25 Amazon.com Gift Card Get yours when you book a hotel on TripAdvisor and review your stay!

Caffe Peroni

Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
303 Main St, South Boston, VA 24592-4627
(434) 575-5645
Website
Today
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Open now
All hours
Hours:
Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

29 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Showing 29: English reviews
Maine
Level Contributor
40 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

It was a pleasant surprise to discover Caffe Peroni managed by a husband and wife team. It is hard to categorize the venue. It is a combination of a bakery, deli, ice-cream parlor, and bistro in a charming old building. The bread baked at the cafe is outstanding. We tried salad for lunch, which was nice. The menu has home... More 

Helpful?
Thank MainelyContemporary
Williamsburg, Virginia
Level Contributor
58 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped by mid afternoon on a Saturday while travelling from Asheville to home. Parked off the main street in a municipal lot at the farmers market pavilion. Enter through what turned out to be the back door and I think we surprised the owner. He was attentive and ensured we got a great seat by the window in the empty... More 

Helpful?
Thank vafedtraveller
Level Contributor
8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We walked in to the waitress informing us it would be about 15 minutes due to being so busy. Really 3 tables no more than 2 at each. Okay, I guess we will wait. She brings us our team then upon refills, tells us they are out of sweet tea and she is too busy to make more. ( it... More 

Helpful?
Thank vb17jaclyn
Naples, Fl
Level Contributor
12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016

Caffe Perini is a little gem hidden away in South Boston. Chef and owner Saul did everything he could to make our dinner special. There were 7 of us and we had some gluten free and vegetarian orders, so he tailored our orders to fit that. As others have said, this is not fast food. This is more like we... More 

Helpful?
Thank bobandberry
Williamsburg, VA
Level Contributor
138 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2015

This is one of several very good eating places in small South Boston, Virginia. The place is chef-owned and he prepares evening meals for you from scratch. Consequently it takes awhile. As they say, this is not, after all, fast food. Four of us had lunch which is not quite so specialized. The pizza with cheese and salmon was very... More 

Helpful?
Thank RouteRunner
Steamboat Springs, Colorado
Level Contributor
37 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

A must-visit restaurant for a unique, personal experience. Homemade Gelato with genuine Italian ingredients. Everything is cooked to order, so wait times may be longer than expected, but is absolutely worth the wait.

Helpful?
Thank KurtS84
Mahopac, NY
Level Contributor
6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015

My brothers and I took our mother out for lunch and were delighted by the delicious food. Home baked rolls, Boars Head cold cuts, amazing find in South Boston! We come from NY so we are used to great food in Little Italy, and Café Peroni was right up there. Their filled-to-order cannoli were authentic and mouth watering. My brother... More 

Helpful?
Thank Luann38
Martinsville, Virginia
Level Contributor
67 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

We went to Peroni at lunch and there were maybe 3 other tables of people, so no very busy. We ordered and it took over 30 minutes for the food to come. I had the chicken philly cheesesteak and it was wonderful. My friend had the chicken sandwich and she said it was great as well. We both got a... More 

Helpful?
Thank Jill D
Gardner, Kansas
Level Contributor
67 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

We were here for lunch. It was okay. From all the other reviews, I was expecting something better. I would need to try it again before making a firm decision. Waitress was very friendly, but not the fastest service, even though it didn't seem busy. I didn't really care for the shoe string chips with my lunch. They looked like... More 

Helpful?
Thank Sherri R
Greensboro, North Carolina
Level Contributor
12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

The place looked nice so all 4 of us decided to check it out. Went inside, there was one table of 10 people and 2 other tables finishing up their meals. We sat down and waited... for about 5 minutes when another table of 4 came over. Finally the waitress came over and told us that we would have to... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank tampafl813

Travelers who viewed Caffe Peroni also viewed

 

Been to Caffe Peroni? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
Monday
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 303 Main St, South Boston, VA 24592-4627
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  South Boston
  • Phone Number: (434) 575-5645

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Caffe Peroni staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?