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I Buoni Amici

Via Aleardo Aleardi 4, 00185 Rome, Italy
+39 06 7049 1993
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good38%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“antipasti” (12 reviews)
“pasta” (29 reviews)
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Via Aleardo Aleardi 4, 00185 Rome, Italy
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Warm service and delicious food makes for an exciting new place for lunch. Very old school; one vegetarian entree was pasta with artichoke. I had orata for a reasonable price. Beautiful antipasto table. Prices were very good an one felt like we were dining in...More

Thank aventine
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to go to Buoni Amici after reading the great reviews on TripAdvisor. We must have gone in to a completely different place :/ we kind of expected the cool service from the waiter due to previous posts, but the food I must say...More

Thank Kate G
Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

I went there together with my wife and 2 daughters, generous meals and authentic Italian flavours. Loved the octopus and anchovies. In all a must visit when you are around. We will come back.

Thank 12345hatim
Reviewed 2 May 2018

We stayed just next to this restaurant and went in the last night of our stay. The restaurant looked like in the movies with the squared table cloth included. All dishes we chose from the antipasta della casa to the scallopina with porcini were delicious....More

Thank Jordaanwy
Reviewed 20 April 2018

We came upon this oasis in Roma by accident rather than design. Lovely minestrone. Wonderful salads.Perfect pasta and great wines.The only complaint was the somewhat grumpy service.

Thank Pearsemoroney
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

Simply a great experience ... the main dish was great same as the dessert. Don’t miss the Risotto sea food Thanks for the experience

Thank NaderIskander
Reviewed 11 April 2018

Lots of working class men having lunch, locals of all stripes-near St John laterna. We split an excellent octopus salad and the beef rollatini. Very tasty- seafood antipasti looked great as did the sole; huge, that my neighbor at the next table ordered: Old school...More

Thank bibliobabe
Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

Good quality food. We had the seafood salad. It was wonderful. The spaghetti carbonara was exactly as it should be. The pheasant was very good. The lemon dessert was wonderful.

Thank David M
Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

First, im sorry my english is not good. We went here for dinner. I actually expected little a lot because of other reviews. But eventually it was really really worst. We orderd tomato salads, bolognese pasta, and carvonara. I couldn't think the tomato salads is...More

1  Thank 다슬 김
Reviewed 22 January 2018

We have previously visited this restaurant 7 years ago and were not disappointed that we had again decided to look the restaurant up. The food is traditional Italian food, the restaurant is full of locals and the atmosphere is cosy and friendly. Staff are helpful...More

Thank Bridget W
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, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:15 PM - 3:00 PM
7:15 PM - 11:00 PM
12:15 PM - 3:00 PM
7:15 PM - 11:00 PM
12:15 PM - 3:00 PM
7:15 PM - 11:00 PM
12:15 PM - 3:00 PM
7:15 PM - 11:00 PM
12:15 PM - 3:00 PM
7:15 PM - 11:00 PM
12:15 PM - 3:00 PM
7:15 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Aleardo Aleardi 4, 00185 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Esquilino
  • Neighbourhood: Esquilino
  • Phone Number: +39 06 7049 1993
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