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Pepe Sale


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Offering a vibrant, nutritious selection of historic Sardinian recipes and modern Italian dishes, Pepe Sale is an award-winning eatery in the centre of Reading. As well as premium staples like home-made fresh pasta and typical bread and wines, delicious house specialities showcase a wealth of culinary experience. A bright dining room features retro green and white tiling, a pastel orange colour palette and glossy granite-topped tables.
US$12 - US$49
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Italian, Mediterranean
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Excellent meal. Really lovely staff and wonderful food. Vegetarian meals were wonderful. Highly recommended.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank gillibean2804
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were a table of 8 and everyone loved the food. The suckling pig (Fri and Sat only) was amazing. Lovely atmosphere, very friendly. Will definitely return.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Pelican99
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A fantastic evening at Pepe Sale. From the moment we entered, the service was brilliant. So friendly and helpful. Food is absolutely delicious, as close to authentic Italian food as you’re going to get! The atmosphere is great, with a real Italian feel. Would 100%...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank daniellefay
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Saturday night dinner for two. Food amazing & excellent customer service. Will definately be visiting again and will recommend to all our friends ☺

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank helenk767
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Enjoyed a wonderful Friday evenings no meal here with my Daughter back in January. The service was spot on - friendly, efficient and not too overbearing. The pork belly and roast potatoes was to die for! We asked the waited to recommend a wine and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Mel A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Family meal on a very busy saturday evening and none of us had visited before. Excellent service all evening and food was prompt. Goats cheese and mozzarella salad as a starter was a good sized portion!! Really good. The cod special was excellent as was...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank lucylu12
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

A most enjoyable evening, service as great as ever. Food & wine superb. Great atmosphere in a full house.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Barneyq101
Reviewed 13 February 2019

Although a little late we were made welcome and had a first class meal at an affordable price. All the dishes were well presented and full of flavour. Some great and unusual wines.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Ian M
Reviewed 7 February 2019

The restaurant has a nice typical italian atmosphere, the staff is friendly and the food is gorgeous. Will be back.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank massi_andrea
Reviewed 24 January 2019 via mobile

Came for a family celebration meal on a Saturday night. Got a really warm welcome from all the staff and well looked after all evening. They took the time to tell us about the dishes and specials. When the food came, everything was delicious. All...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank edwardb748
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21 January 2019|
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Response from Paolo9999 | Reviewed this property |
There is a P&D Carpark nearby
Rebecca E
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Response from ReadingSam1000 | Property representative |
Yes, there are gluten-free options and most other dishes can be adjusted to be gluten-free if not already. We usually have a couple of gluten-free pastas to substitute in the non gluten-free pastas that we make.
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