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Self Service Musei Vaticani

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Vaticano, 00120 Vatican City, Italy
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Bathgate, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The only bad meal of our 4 day trip to Rome. Had burger which was grey in colour, bland and didn't even taste like meat! Poor value for money. Would not eat here again

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Torquay, United Kingdom
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443 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 151 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

As gift stores go this is above average with very reasonable prices. I was surprised at how little 'tat' or Pope on rope bars of soap there were. Make sure to build at least 30-45 mins of your day to check it out.

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Arlington, Texas
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52 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

The people who serve here does not really want to work. The pizza we got was lame. I wanted to give a 1 star but they did give us our exact change. It is just another place to eat.

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Thank deslock485
Coventry, United Kingdom
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49 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2017

This place is an essential stop after walking around the Vatican museums, if only for a cold drink. It is interesting because at the coffee bar area you have to pay for your food before you get it, so you go to the counter, see what you want to eat, go to the till, tell them, pay for your food... More 

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Thank Tony C
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149 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2017

Pizza and Sandwich bar, terrible Pizza, worst we have ever eaten, cold and hard, difficult to eat and overpriced. Also, poor services there.

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Singapore, Singapore
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

This is not a restaurant. It's a canteen. And it's an absolute rip off. The portions (esp the pasta) are small and not filling at all. Yet, the prices are much higher than an affordable eatery outside of the museum. BUT if you have not prepared any food beforehand, this may be your only option. If so, choose the burger,... More 

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1 Thank BradleySoh
Bergamo, Italy
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235 reviews
177 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

The high value of my review is related to this kind of restaurant. It's impressive the modern organisation that don't permit improvisation but it keeps a human relation with guest and staff. The quality of food is fresh and good. I think this could be a case history to be studied by other organisations.

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Thank Rinaldo S
Ottawa
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1,425 reviews
268 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 213 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

The food is one of the worst I taste. The sweets the same. Coffee is an expensive thing with no taste given in a plastc cup

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Thank thor2705
Bucharest, Romania
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

The Cafeteria, Restaurant and Pizzeria looks like a school cantine. I wasn't convince to buy anything. Do not buy the Full Italian Menu (18 euro) because you will regrete the decision.

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Thank Christiansen S
trondheim
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260 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 November 2016

We had booked a meal on internet. € 18.- The place was a cafeteria, self service, extremely noisy, the food mediocre. Please rather walk down to the garde cafe. Do not book this meal

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vaticano, 00120 Vatican City, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Vatican City

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