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Bencotto at Mandarin Oriental, Taipei

No.158 Dunhua North Road, Taipei 10548, Taiwan
+886 2 2715 6668
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Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
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“brunch” (4 reviews)
“pasta” (14 reviews)
“white truffle” (3 reviews)
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Italian, European, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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No.158 Dunhua North Road, Taipei 10548, Taiwan
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

or should i say “they didn’t have the right chicken to cook.” that piece of chicken tasted so off a fridge. service was good, they asked if i wanted something else, but i declined. why? my wife had fish which was a little over fried...More

Thank Joseph G
MO-Taipei, Casey at Bencotto at Mandarin Oriental, Taipei, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share with us your feedback following your recent experience at Bencotto. We are delighted to learn that you were pleased with our service. Your feedback is very helpful and encouraging for the Bencotto team. However,...More

Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

Even after more than 30 visits it’s still every time a wonderful experience. Matteo and his team is doing an outstanding job. Today they even create a special menu for us that was just awesome. If you like food - the Bencotto is your paradise....More

Thank arneworld
Reviewed 4 June 2018

We stayed at MO Taipei for 6 months (yes, long stay from mid Dec 17 to early June 18!) and had the opportunity to try out every MO restaurant as well as non-MO restaurants sharing the same arcade facility. Bencotto ranks between 1 and 2,...More

Thank travl1234
MO-Taipei, Casey at Bencotto at Mandarin Oriental, Taipei, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2018

Dear travl1234, Thank you for sharing your wonderful feedback with us following your recent dining experience at Bencotto Italian restaurant. We are delighted to learn that you were pleased with our food as well as the overall service. Your positive feedback regarding Susu has been...More

Reviewed 27 May 2018

I've been to Bencotto several times before but never on an opera night with wonderful singers and a great wine pairing. For the adults, the menu was a set menu but all the food was delicious. My kids loved the Margarita pizza and the meatballs....More

Thank Combatfisher
MO-Taipei, Casey at Bencotto at Mandarin Oriental, Taipei, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2018

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share with us your feedback following your recent experience at Bencotto. We are delighted to learn that you were pleased with our opera wine dinner event. Your feedback is very helpful and encouraging for the...More

Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

Bencotto's weekend Brunch offers a wide range of Italian anti pasti, soups, pastas, mains and desserts. In addition, trolleys serve pizza and an excellent risotto, all topped up by a lobster serving. The fish and the shrimp were the food highlights which is generally good....More

Thank MES_London
MO-Taipei, Casey at Bencotto at Mandarin Oriental, Taipei, responded to this reviewResponded 14 May 2018

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for sharing your wonderful feedback with us following your recent dining experience at Bencotto Italian restaurant. We are delighted to learn that you were pleased with our weekend brunch. Your positive comments about the restaurant environment and the overall service...More

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Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

Been here a few times now. The business set lunch is perfect and in a spacious, relaxing setting. Service is always excellent. Thank you Dana, Susan and Matteo!More

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MO-Taipei, Casey at Bencotto at Mandarin Oriental, Taipei, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2018

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for sharing your wonderful feedbacks with us following your recent dining experience at Bencotto Italian restaurant. We are delighted to learn that you were pleased with our lunch as well as the overall service. Your comments are very encouraging and...More

Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

We usually try local food wherever we travel - this restaurant was our break from Chinese and Japanese restaurants though and we don‘t regret missing one night of something typically Taiwanese! Food and drinks are of high and real Italian quality, our pasta was perfectly...More

Thank travelllily
MO-Taipei, Casey at Bencotto at Mandarin Oriental, Taipei, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2018

Dear Elisabeth, Thank you for sharing your wonderful feedbacks with us following your recent dining experience at Bencotto Italian restaurant. We are delighted to learn that you were pleased with our food and drink as well as the overall service. Your inspiring comments are much...More

Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

The food is ok for the price. We had the set venue and the food is not bad but a bit pricey got the value of the food. Well prepared and good presentation - small portion though. It’s inside a fancy hotel, hence the price...More

Thank Sheana C
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Thank you for the excellence in Bencotto. The dishes are right in temp, deco and taste. Mr M gave an unforgettable service by setting the menu for us and introduced many good Italian wine. Great time spending there. Merci😊

Thank cwhuangtpe
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

I was there with my family and friends for brunch more than one time. The food is excellent as well as the service. The staff is there for any request. It’s a must in Taipei.

Thank Michelangelo278
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Monday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Tuesday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Wednesday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Thursday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Friday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Saturday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No.158 Dunhua North Road, Taipei 10548, Taiwan
  • Location: Asia  >  Taiwan  >  Taipei  >  Songshan
  • Phone Number: +886 2 2715 6668
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  • This restaurant is at Mandarin Oriental, Taipei
Description
Bencotto embodies a rustic elegance with a warm, relaxed atmosphere. Working in an open kitchen, our chefs use only the freshest ingredients to prepare authentic cuisine and are highly committed to using seasonal produce whenever possible. Chef de Cuisine, Loris Pistillo has worked at many international hotels, including in Milan, Bangkok, Tokyo and Seoul. Chef Pistillo presents traditional trattoria Italian cuisine with authentic nonna's recipes, and he is set to amaze Taipei diners with epicurean culinary delights. Accompanying the enticing menu is a wide range of award-winning wines and spirits, as well as a selection of non-alcoholic drinks.
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