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Ristorante Monumento dal 1884

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Piazza Umberto I n 8, 00119 Ostia Antica, Italy
+39 06 565 0021
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12:30 - 15:30
20:00 - 23:00
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Makati, Philippines
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175 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Had an amazing lunch here before seeing the sights of Ostia Antica! It's right beside the huge castle near the site. Host with the most; Gianpietro recommended a fantastic fried octopus starter followed by the best vongole voraci we've ever had! Vonngole and seafood ravioli was unforgettable! Sicilian swordfish was rustic perfection! We finished with the most incredible strawberry cheesecake... More 

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Thank TheWhineguy
New York City, New York
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

We were one of the only tables so it's no surprise we got attention from the staff, but they went beyond and the food was fantastic. Fresh pastas were the highlight... one with sword fish and the other with porcini mushrooms. Grilled calamari is very fresh and a huge portion. Must try the desserts while you're at it. Also very... More 

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Thank DMcMurray
1 review
Reviewed 10 February 2017

I ate in this restaurant several times. Excellent food, excellent service. The location is fantastic: near the walls of the medieval town of Ostia Antica, and right across from the ruins of the ancient Roman city. They always cook fresh food and they prepare wonderful fresh fish and even homemade tortellini. Ottima cena, abbiamo mangiato sempre bene! Il servizio è... More 

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Thank Anna F
Vienna, Austria
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

I went for lunch with some friends after visiting ostia antica. The food was ok but less than impressing. After finishing our meal, we decided to have an espresso. As the waiter brought our espressos, he spilled them over my phone and my friends arm. This caused her skin to burn, because the coffee was smoking hot. But what really... More 

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Giampiero1884, Direttore at Ristorante Monumento dal 1884, responded to this review

I read with astonishment this review made by a 18 year old girl inside a group of Austrian pupils all very polite. The 70 boys and teachers have eaten so good with the thanks of the professors after a meal. The only drawback that the girl of the review and a coffee 'was poured on the shirt because the waiter... More 

arizona
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67 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2016

Found this restaurant on Trip Advisor. All the reviews were true! We were a party of two and had the pasta with clams and the shrimp risotto. Both were excellent. Also I had to try the deep fried anchovies as I had heard they were a regional specialty. Very tasty. Service was great and the house red wine very drinkable.... More 

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Thank kataz
Louisville, Kentucky
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

We ate here after touring the ruins at Ostia Antiqua. The owner quided us in our meal selection and the fish ravioli was divine as well as the lemon flavored shrimp scampi. His pasta all made in house became the standard we measured all subsequent meals by.

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1 Thank mhdavis610
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

I stumbled across Ristorante Monumento in Ostia Antica on the way to see Rome's beach. The restaurant is set on a courtyard next to a monument honoring men of the town for a heroic effort of ancient times. Our host invited us in like long lost family. He asked our appetite level and made suggestions that were exactly what we... More 

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Napa, California, United States
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71 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

We stopped by Ostia Antica for lunch on our way to the airport after six weeks in Italy. We had heard that this restaurant was excellent and it certainly lived up to its reputation. We had the special cappelletti romagnoli and it was delicious. With some delicious white wine, it was a great ending to our trip.

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Thank Andrea S
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Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

Great Antipasto. Great Octopus. Calamari to die for. Salmon Carpaccio to die for. Great House red. Free wifi. Highly recommended 😀

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Hamburg, Germany
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195 reviews
142 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

Went here after visiting Ostia antica. Great pasta and seafood. Really made to perfection. Staff is very friendly! Prices are moderate!Definite recommendation!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 17 - US$ 30
Cuisine
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 - 15:30
20:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:30 - 15:30
20:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:30 - 15:30
20:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:30 - 15:30
20:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:30 - 15:30
20:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:30 - 15:30
20:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:30 - 15:30
20:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Umberto I n 8, 00119 Ostia Antica, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Province of Rome  >  Ostia Antica
  • Phone Number: +39 06 565 0021

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