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Ai Villini

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Via Marcantonio Colonna, 48, 00192 Rome, Italy
+39 06 321 6766
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Today
19:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 15:00
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Hours:
Mon - Tue 19:30 - 23:00
Thu - Tue 12:30 - 15:00
Thu - Sat 19:30 - 23:00
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Really Roman food. Good service, food excellent. Would definitely recommend. Looks a bit basic inside but it is very clean and staff cannot do enough for you.

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Thank Lisa G
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My friend and I who are from America, but been integrating ourselves into the Italian culture for a month now, decided to come into this restaurant one night. It started with us being yelled at for coming in too early before they opened. We waited outside 10 minutes after they supposedly opened. We thought they were going to welcome us... More 

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Thank Roxaneth E
Rome, Italy
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78 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent puntarelle to start plus petto alla fornara with roasted potatoes. The latter was dry but the bread was fresh. €20 each wirhout wine. Simple no frills trattoria. Pasta of my collaugues was greasy

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Thank MaxBerardi
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ate dinner here with my daughter on 27 January. We were staying in a small local B&B and the owners had a list of recommended local restaurants in the rooms. It's a very local restaurant and the waitress spoke a little English, however they provided menus in English which was a great help. All the other diners were Italian but... More 

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Thank Debra B
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108 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Had a beautiful ravioli. Everyone else enjoy their meal. The waiter was a good lad to all in all a good experience.

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Thank Tonycpfc1
New Limerick, Maine
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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016

Everything is good on this menu, but please let me know if you taste a better authentic Carbonara, roasted potatoes , zucchini, aubergine. As for the abbachio (sp) (lamb) you willl have to accept my bonafides here, my husband was enjoying the lamb so much- I just didn't want to interrupt his ectascy for a scientific sample -( purely for... More 

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Thank molslols
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

Not geared for tourists, only locals were there the night I came in. Prompt service, food delivered quickly. Ordered the fried artichoke, ox tail and roasted potatoes. Excellent choice. Portions were good, prices average, a good choice for dinner.

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Thank Franco C
2 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Came here for lunch on our first day in Rome. Traveling with my mom and was really hoping to start our trip with some good authentic Italian food. As soon as we walked in, the grey haired man gave us a look of disgust. Reading through other reviews, it seems we weren't the only ones that experienced this. Through the... More 

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7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Just finished extra delicious launch at this great Resturant . Was on our way back to the hotel , looking around for decent Resturant , when we found crowded one called "Ai Villini" . They say us in a small corner, they took our order fast & brought the hot food also fast . Good service , nice people .

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Thank Salma F
Worcester, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Just enjoyed the most sublime Sunday lunch at the wonderful family restaurant Ai Villini. Pork with roast potatoes,for me probably the tenderest most delicious pork I have ever tasted A lovely restaurant & a lovely family Thank you for making our stay in Rome once again so special

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 - 15:00
Monday
19:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 15:00
Tuesday
19:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 15:00
Thursday
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
Friday
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
Saturday
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Marcantonio Colonna, 48, 00192 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Prati
  • Neighbourhood: Prati
  • Phone Number: +39 06 321 6766

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

Staying in Prati

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Prati
Just steps away from the chaos of the centre, Prati is the closest Rome gets to calm. Meticulously planned in a neat grid, quite unlike neighbouring Borgo, Prati is a local favourite for its aesthetic organisation and wide streets lined with a range of boutiques for every shopping fantasy. Nonnis pushing baby carriages and gossiping teens own every inch of the sidewalk, but that’s only during business hours. Once the sun sets, quirky sidestreet bars celebrate aperitivo hour, those evening cocktails that help wash away the tensions of Roman life.
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