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Sal e Pepe Restaurant and Bar

97 S Main St, Newtown, CT 06470-2378
+1 203-426-0805
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Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“pasta” (44 reviews)
“pappardelle” (5 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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97 S Main St, Newtown, CT 06470-2378
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Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

Extremely disappointed! I’ve been wanting to try this after reading reviews and wow was it not what I expected. Not even close! I don’t usually take the time to type reviews but this place was so far off I felt compelled to warn others. I...More

Thank coach-G1721
Owner_16, Owner at Sal e Pepe Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Coach, We're sorry to hear your disappointment. Our dishes are typically raved about from our guests. We are always more than happy to replace a dish if our guest isn't satisfied with it as we always want our guests to have the best experience...More

Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

As always, the food was delicious and the service impeccable! My husband and I are die-hard Sal e Pepe fans!

Thank Puddledux
Owner_16, Owner at Sal e Pepe Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2018

Hi Puddledux, We're thrilled that your food is always delicious and our service is fantastic. Thank you for being such a die-hard fan!

Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

Decided to visit this place after hearing great reviews from many and I had high hopes. To start off the restaurant was empty and even though we made reservations they stuck us in a dark corner with a limited view. For starters we had the...More

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Owner_16, Owner at Sal e Pepe Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2018

Hello Andres, Thank you for reaching out to us and letting us know about your experience. We love what we do and we want for every customer to have the best possible experience. We can only fix problems that we are aware of, so we...More

Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

We have been to Sal y Pepe twice, and both times have left angered by the restaurant’s attitude toward children. Our first visit, they shoved us at the 1st table by the door where people were brushing up against us as they entered and left...More

Thank russq911
Owner_16, Owner at Sal e Pepe Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2018

Hello Russ, We certainly apologize that your evening with us wasn’t as enjoyable as we would have liked. We enjoy serving all of our guests and take the responsibility to ensure that all of our guests have the best experience possible. We actually had several...More

Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

My husband took me to Sal e Pepe for My birthday dinner Saturday evening. I had the monkfish with polenta and sautéed spinach. Delicious! My husband had the flank steak with a cilantro and lemon sauce with mashed potatoes and broccoli. He thoroughly enjoyed it....More

Thank Jeanne T
Owner_16, Owner at Sal e Pepe Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2018

Hi Jeanne, Thank you for celebrating your birthday with us! We're glad to hear how delicious your birthday meal was for you. It's great to hear that Sal e Pepe is one of your favorite restaurants and that our service is top-notch for you. We...More

Reviewed 7 April 2018

Food is fantastic, service is impeccable, and the prices are very reasonable. We had a server last night named Jenna, and she was extraordinarily knowledgeable, attentive, and delightful. Whether you're eating out, getting take-out, or having a party in your home, Sal e Pepe's is...More

Thank pizzalovinggirl
Owner_16, Owner at Sal e Pepe Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2018

Hi Pizza Loving Girl, Thank you for sharing your great experiences with us! We're thrilled to hear that our service is impeccable and our dishes are delicious. We appreciate your great tips and kind words.

Reviewed 1 April 2018

Sal e Pepe continues to impress locals as well as travelers to Newtown. Food is fresh, tasty and reasonably priced. Whether it is pasta or another entree you should be pleased. At some time also sample the apps and deserts.

Thank mda_a2000
Owner_16, Owner at Sal e Pepe Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 April 2018

Hi Mda, We're thrilled to hear that Sal e Pepe is so impressive for you. We're proud to hear how delicious our fresh dishes are for you. Thank you for your great comments and we hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 31 March 2018

Had the Fried calamari app with both marinara and balsamic glaze. Balsamic glaze was excellent and my first time ever trying. You must try the Fig Pizzette...unbelievable!! Pork chop entree was very tender and tasty. Eggplant parm was very good. The Beef Meatball app. was...More

Thank chriszp11
Owner_16, Owner at Sal e Pepe Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 April 2018

Hi Chris, It's great to hear your kind words about our dishes. We're sorry to hear that our meatballs were overcooked for you. We would have certainly replaced your dishes if we had known about your disappointment. We're glad that the rest of your meal...More

Reviewed 21 March 2018

Ate here recently with a large party and was not disappointed. The service is excellent in every way. The food was outstanding. Make sure you have a reservation as it gets crowded on the weekends

Thank Chris T
Owner_16, Owner at Sal e Pepe Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 22 March 2018

Hi Chris, Thank you for sharing your experience with us. We're thrilled to hear that our service is excellent and our food is outstanding. We look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

The staff always makes me feel at home. And with meals that are better than I make at home it’s a win win night for a great meal and a good time.

Thank BarryBMD
Owner_16, Owner at Sal e Pepe Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2018

Hi Barry, Thank you for letting us know that our staff is always warm and inviting and our dishes are delicious. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

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Lunch menu is as wonderful as dinner. Enjoy!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 97 S Main St, Newtown, CT 06470-2378
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Newtown
  • Phone Number: +1 203-426-0805
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Description
Sal e Pepe in Newtown, CT serves authentic northern Italian cuisine and specializes in veal, steak, seafood and pasta specialties. The restaurant, conveniently located in Fairfield County, CT, nurtures a Mediterranean sensibility, with warm colors and candlelight reflective of the warmth and hospitality of the dining room. From our extensive wine list and fresh pastas and sauces to our unique specials and modern twist on familiar classics, at Sal e Pepe in Newtown, Connecticut, you will feel like you are dining in Italy. Come join us for some delicious food and friendly service, all in a very comfortable setting.
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