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Ristorante Nuovo Canestro

#3,526 of 10,404 Restaurants in Rome
₹₹ - ₹₹₹Italian, Pizza, Seafood
Via Cairoli 62/64, 00185 Rome, Italy
+39 06 446 9657
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good31%
  • Average19%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible3%
20 Jan 2018
“I liked this place, typically Roman”
19 May 2018
“Really bad”
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Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Via Cairoli 62/64, 00185 Rome, Italy
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Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

The food had no flavour, the pizza’s are wet. The salami tastes like supermarket salami and the mozzarella is the worst mozzarella we ever had. The pastas where the best choice but also not very special.

Thank Ankie K
Reviewed 20 January 2018

I had the opportunity to visit here at the recommendation of a local Roman and we were not disappointed. The food was fine and fairly priced with good recommendations from the waiter who was adorable! We met some locals in the restaurant who took us...More

3  Thank MsManda
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Good food and funny waiter. Nice local in particular the only one in Rome center with a lyoness convention. So it was perfect to have a nice dinner based on fish food.

2  Thank Enrico T
Reviewed 22 June 2017

I made the mistake of going back to this place tonight because the group I was with was hungry, the restaurant was close to our apartment, at and the owner of the apartment recommended it. NEVER. EVER. EVER. EVER will I make that mistake again....More

Thank Moonette
Reviewed 1 September 2016

We went there upon a recommendation from our hotel. We did read some TripAdvisor reviews prior but still where willing to try. Place it's a bit odd. Despite semi empty of Wed night, waiters where not to fuss if we will sit down or go...More

Thank Piotr-OutdoorExplore
Reviewed 11 May 2016

great dinner with delicious seafood pasta, fresh fried fish and pizza. Very tasty, thoroughly enjoyed.

Thank DaTa108
Reviewed 21 December 2015 via mobile

The owner of our apartment recommended this restaurant. It was our first visit to Rome so we trusted local knowledge. It was ok. Most of the pasta dishes were not available which was disappointing, and the past dish I did end up with tasted like...More

Thank Wantstotravelmore70
Reviewed 10 September 2015 via mobile

Absolutely fantastic!!!!! Not a touristic trap so so good !!! The pizza and the crust is incredible. The service great!!

Thank Gift4gabb0511
Reviewed 18 June 2015

Our apartment owner recommended eating at Nuovo Canestro, so we went the first night we were in town. We didn't-and wouldn't-go back again. In the first place, half of what we ordered was not available. I wanted spaghetti caccio e peppe, and the owner told...More

1  Thank Moonette
Reviewed 2 July 2014 via mobile

We were tipped off by the guy at the front desk to go to this place when we said we wanted Italian food but we where kind of disappointed. I ordered pasta with bacon and my gf pizza but it was not what we anticipated....More

Thank Daniel H
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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Cairoli 62/64, 00185 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Province of Rome  >  Rome>  > Esquilino
  • Neighbourhood: Esquilino
  • Phone Number: +39 06 446 9657
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