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Via Vicenza 56 a, 00185 Rome, Italy
+39 06 446 3128
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24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This little place was a firm favourite with our teenagers who asked to go back night after night durch ng our 1 week stay. Yummy bruschetta and pasta, reasonable prices, friendly welcome - just what we were looking for after long days out. Lovely.

Thank duempel
Groton, United States
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56 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 March 2017

This small, not to say tiny, tavernetta is a jewel. We ate outside at the curbside tables and had a wonderful meal for 24Euros. Spagetti, followed by one order of ham and one of chicken, and tiramisu for both for dessert. The waiter gave us two glasses of champagne at no charge. The waiters were the friendliest we found in... More 

Thank Q7261ACtimothym
Rychnov nad Kneznou, Czech Republic
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22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

The best choice, excellent cuisine, we just loved it (and also the wine) :) We visited more restaurants during our stay, but this one was the best and that´s why we also returned there - and mainly also because of the staff (Mohamed from Egypt). He was super caring, helpful, created pleasant atmosphere and even knew few words in Czech... More 

Thank Kristýna D
London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Excellent food and excellent friendly service. Even a free drink at the end. Would definitely go back.

Thank jojo29788
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3 reviews
Reviewed 9 August 2016

We arrived in Rome at 9.30pm, was hungry and tired. This was the first place we found on the corner near our hotel. The waiter, a sweet talker to all women.....told us about the tourist menu, a drink, starter, meal and dessert for 14 euros. so, we sat done, the meal was lovely. and when my husband didnt want a... More 

Thank Susan S
Union, NJ
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38 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

Just finished eating a very delicious vegetarian thin crust pizza! This has got to be one of the best I've ever had! The waiter, from Cairo, was very friendly and sweet! Such great food with great service! I'd like to come back another time and try their pasta dishes! The restaurant itself is like a hole in the wall but... More 

Thank armymanny
Bedminster, New Jersey
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503 reviews
336 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 186 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

Lured in by offer of 10% off bill and free limoncello for our party of 3, we had dinner here tonight. Our meal took forever to prepare and my risotto tasted awful. When I asked what kind of rice they used, the waiter said "yellow".. Yeah right! This is not the place to go. Plus, when the bill arrived there... More 

Thank YayeMama
East Norriton, Pennsylvania, United States
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63 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 May 2016

Stayed at Best Western Hotel Canada last week for 7 nights. On our arrival, we were too tired to venture out far so we picked La Tavernetta since they were just a little block away. What a great find! We returned there two more times afterwards. The food was great (had various pastas, risottos, chicken dishes as well as a... More 

Thank Diana F
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44 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

Sat on side walk, the waiter was offering people walking by a 10% discount, whereas customers already eating did not get the discount. Food was average, nothing special. 6 euros for a glass of house wine.

Thank flytheworld1
Birch Bay, Washington
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200 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 233 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 March 2016

In July 2015 we dined at this restaurant with a young granddaughter while staying at the adjacent Hotel Canada (reviewed separately). We returned this year with another grandchild (each one gets a trip when he or she turns 12) and found this little joint just as good. The food is very reasonably priced and we have never been disappointed, now... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Vicenza 56 a, 00185 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Esquilino
  • Neighbourhood: Esquilino
  • Phone Number: +39 06 446 3128

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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?

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Old school vibe from the very beginning is the only way to describe the Esquilino neighbourhood. The Esquilino takes pride in being one of the oldest areas in Rome for its key location on one of the city’s famous seven hills. From an ancient neighbourhood to its modern incarnation as a multicultural hub, Esquilino always has something going on—polyglot vendors debate street artists while kids play pick-up basketball games. Look around you: this area isn’t like the historic centre. Liberty architecture, large piazzas, and long boulevards mix with archaic arches, secret side alleys, and beautiful churches like Santa Maria Maggiore.
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