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Il Golosone

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Ludovisi / Via Veneto
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Via Calabria, 00154 Rome, Italy
+39 06 4208 6922
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06:00 - 04:00
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Sun - Sat 06:00 - 04:00
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London, United Kingdom
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77 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Delicious cornettos and sandwiches with many vegetarian options to choose from even at 5pm, I rather liked this place and we returned a couple of times for breakfast, coffee etc and we were staying nearby. Really tasty, quick service and takeaway option as well.

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Thank BlakeBrooks
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016

By the time that we were due to leave Rome we felt as if the staff were friends as they always greeted us warmly and made sure that we were provided with the best service. The Golosone is a 24 hour operation and yet it is clean and well managed. You choose your dishes and the staff warm them in... More 

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Thank Goodrich2016
Merrick, New York
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

This truly is a lovely café located very centrally and close to our hotel. The service was phenomenal and the food was amazing. I had probably the best food on my entire Italian vacation in this restaurant. Would definitely visit again.

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Thank marydelise
Toronto, Canada
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19 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

Visited twice within 12 hours and price for same item was different. When questioned about the price increase from previous day, was yelled at and told "go back to your country because we don't need your money." Service was rude and dismissive once price difference was brought to the forefront.

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Ballerup, Denmark
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

Ask for a gin tonic. I have never got such amount of gib before. Good night. Despite the location of a noisy corner. It's a OK place

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Thank Rasso01
Thrapston, United Kingdom
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119 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2015

We used to call in here for a evening coffee as it was only across the road from our hotel. On each of the three occasions we visited we were never charged the same price twice and although requesting latte macchiato's we never received two drinks that resembled each other either in looks or taste. The staff were very good... More 

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Ft. Lauderdale
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109 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2015

We were looking for a different restaurant when we found this one. We ordered only the gelato. I think it was gelato, but there really wasn't a sign which said so. I was told that gelato should never be big and tall because of its consistency, but we were there and we went ahead an ordered it. It was creamy... More 

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1 Thank yazdragonfly
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 March 2015 via mobile

My Italian is crap but I tried. However the staff are great and put my language skills to shame, but in a good way, for without their skills my visit would have been more complicated. The staff are super friendly and welcoming. If you're a native English speaker it's okay but I think it's always good to at least try... More 

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Thank Ruth F
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65 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2014 via mobile

We've just hopped off a plane and were welcomed by everyone here. Very friendly waitress who explained everything to us in English. Really enjoyed our food it was authentic and lovely. Cappuccino | Gelato | biscotti all very nice and cannot fault anything. Would come back here

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Thank Loubells81
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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128 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 April 2014

We like to have a couple of drinks before finding somewhere to eat & it’s often hard to find a decent bar & we don’t want to just have drinks in an eating establishment. We found an Irish Bar close to our hotel that wasn't great (no review as not listed on TA & harsh to create, just to post... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 04:00
Monday
06:00 - 04:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 04:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 04:00
Thursday
06:00 - 04:00
Friday
06:00 - 04:00
Saturday
06:00 - 04:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Calabria, 00154 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Ludovisi / Via Veneto
  • Neighbourhood: Ludovisi / Via Veneto
  • Phone Number: +39 06 4208 6922

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

Staying in Ludovisi / Via Veneto

Neighbourhood Profile
Ludovisi / Via Veneto
Thanks to Fellini and La Dolce Vita, the Ludovisi and Via Veneto neighbourhood earned its reputation as a posh area where gorgeous Marcellos wooed actresses and models while bored housewives hung out in streetside cafes. The cafes are still there, and so are the cocktails, but the neighbourhood is now home to five-star businesses including hotels, banks, law firms, and embassies. The area is also right next to Villa Borghese, a beautiful park for sporting and cultural adventures. If you're looking for tranquility by night, this may be the place: Ludovisi and Veneto tend to shut down after 20:00.
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