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Il Peperoncino

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Via Santa Maria 95 | Little Narrow Entrance on the Right Coming From the Tower, Next to the University Language Department, Inner Room at the End of the Corridor Faces on to the Botanical Garden, 56126, Pisa, Italy
+39 389 003 9919
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12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
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Mon 18:00 - 22:00
Thu - Tue 12:00 - 15:00
Thu - Sat 18:00 - 22:00
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London, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I'll start by saying - don't go to the tourist traps. Come here. Original Italian place, lovely service and great food. This is our 4th day in Tuscany and we are very happy to be ending our trip here.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Very tasty and very Italian food. It was a very nice culinary experience and the owner was very warm and gentle. Even if we arrived before opening, they served us with all their love. Eat anything and enjoy the hospitality of the owners.

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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32 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

The four of us had lunch here on the Saturday before Easter. We shared two of the daily special appetizers - a goat cheese dish and a fresh tomato and buffalo cheese bruschetta, both excellent. Then we had pasta with pesto, spaghetti carbonara and a huge vegetarian pizza. All were excellent. The owner was delightfully friendly and helpful. Highly recommend... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a very friendly place. The food was excellent, and with a typical Italian feel. This is a family run business, donato and his daughters , Giulia and Antonella went out of their way to make us happy. Recommended!

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Boise, Idaho
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19 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had wonderful meals we started with an antipasto platter with a selection of cured meat and cheeses and salted fried Dough Balls warm and Delicious! I had the Spaghetti alla Chitarra full of all kinds of clams, mussels, shrimp, was the best dish I have had in Italy. My wife had Tagliatelle Pasta with spicy sausage and mushrooms my... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent food, pasta especially. Decent prices. Friendly owner. Nice location. Highly recommend, you sholud eat here. A very small place so it's easy to miss.

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Thank lassij2016
2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had dinner here on our anniversary, lovely restaurant. Very fresh and tasty food. The owner is a gentleman and spends time talking to every customer, and explains the menu and specials if you need it. Very good value for money. The meal we had was beautiful, well worth a visit for dinner or lunch.

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this restaurant with my partner after the good reviews we read on trip advisor! I have to say that we were amazed by the good service and the delicious 'proper Italian meal'! We were also recommended a wine which was Tuscany local wine, and was delicious! I strongly recommend the restaurant,especially if you seek quality food and wine!!!

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Thank Migena12
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11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went for lunch and was greeted with great service, great food and well priced. The owner was very friendly and welcoming and made sure we had a good meal with detailed descriptions of all the dishes. We all had good meals and would definitely go back.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Perfect location. On the walk from the tower to the train station. Meal was amazing (pasta with tomato sauce, Italian sausage and mushrooms). The owner is a great guy. Very welcoming, and excellent service.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 30
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 15:00
Monday
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Santa Maria 95 | Little Narrow Entrance on the Right Coming From the Tower, Next to the University Language Department, Inner Room at the End of the Corridor Faces on to the Botanical Garden, 56126, Pisa, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Pisa  >  Pisa
  • Phone Number: +39 389 003 9919
Description
Family run restaurant specialized in traditional Tuscan dishes

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