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Hostaria al Gladiatore

Piazza del Colosseo 5, 00184 Rome, Italy
+39 06 8880 5383
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Overview
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good31%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“lasagna” (21 reviews)
“salad” (17 reviews)
“food and wine” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
££ - £££
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LOCATION
Piazza del Colosseo 5, 00184 Rome, Italy
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1 - 10 of 311 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The only good thing about this place is its view. The food is eatable, but highly overpriced. We were starving so we went in knowing its a tourist trap, but didnt thought it would be THAT disappointing. Not to mention the service - after we...More

Thank Tini T
Reviewed 3 days ago

Our hotel recommended this place, which kind of surprised me. Given its location it seemed like it would be suited for tourists, which we were of course, but I was hoping the hotel would recommend something more authentic to us. That being said, the server...More

Thank Joel O
Reviewed 1 week ago

We decided to eat here knowing it was a 'tourist trap' kid of place, as we were tired and couldn't didn't want to keep walking. They offered a set menu which we though was an okay option for a quick meal however when we were...More

Thank arturpogorzelski29
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food in itself wasn’t bad , not the best but equally not awful. We chose the place as we were really hungry after visiting the colosseum so expected a tourist trap and it delivered. We both had pasta which was around €15 a dish....More

Thank rlb252525
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Everyone was fantastic, but especially Simona who was our server. A view of the Colisseum, great food, and fantastic service are the perfect ending for a wonderful, but hot and exhausting day at the Colosseum.

Thank RogueBella
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food was nice. We had pasta and lasagna. The lasagna was burnt in the bottom but it was still good. Nice view of the Colosseum. The service wasn't as good. They were nice and friendly until we got the food. Aft that, nothing. No...More

Thank elian461
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A perfect example of why eating in tourist areas is best avoided. Our waiter took our order of starter and main and asked if we wanted them together or separate. We confirmed separate but had all four meals arrive together. Our waiter offered half hearted...More

Thank FishOnABicycle
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had the best customer services in this restaurant we ever had experienced in Italy or other countries. Staff did make us feel very welcomed and they are so friendly so we even did return to them another time as we like it very much....More

Thank Svetlana B
Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

Me and my girlfriend ate here after the tour of the Colosseum and the Roman Forum. Pretty tiring day so needed food ASAP and sat in the first place we saw. Kinda wish we hadn’t once we saw the prices. Just think charging €16 for...More

Thank Lauren L
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

After spending three hours touring the colosseum, and three hours touring the Hill and surrounding ruins, we were tired and starving. We had a lovely table with a great breeze on a 90 degree, cloudless day. It was Heaven. The Cesar salad was delicious, the...More

Thank Shyla R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$23 - US$47
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, View, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza del Colosseo 5, 00184 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Monti
  • Neighbourhood: Monti
  • Phone Number: +39 06 8880 5383
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Description
The restaurant, has become a favourite destination for food-lovers: the menu is inspired by traditional Mediterranean cuisine, and proposes some of the best Roman dishes: carbonara, gricia, cacio e pepe, amatriciana..Hostaria al Gladiatore is open daily for lunch & dinner, serving fresh and authentic products. An old-style restaurant in downtown Rome, offering good quality food at a reasonable price.
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