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Freni e Frizioni

Via del Politeama 4 - 6, 00153 Rome, Italy
+39 06 4549 7499
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good40%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Via del Politeama 4 - 6, 00153 Rome, Italy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in for an aperitivo while exploring the Trastevere neighborhood. Such a fun spot for drinks and some throwback punk music.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Patsy018
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Accessible place, friendly staff that took good care of us and everything was ok, for the preparation of a day on the streets!

Date of visit: May 2018
7  Thank redman5314
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My friends and I went here a few weeks ago for aperitivo. Warning it’s CROWDED! but a very cozy and cool interior with music playing and a buzzy environment. The best though is the breadth of veg aperitivo: tons of options including mixed grain and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank genibre69
Reviewed 21 November 2018 via mobile

We called in for afternoon drinks. Barman as attentive and knowledgeable, he let us taste test to make sure we liked our wines. Price was very reasonable.

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank sofiem540
Reviewed 18 November 2018 via mobile

Good cocktails, good location amazing atmosphere. Cocktails good but not amazing there is some good experiment but nothing crazy (much better the dandelyan ...). The manager is great. Staff good. Bartender to review ... especially one that feels super cool with long hair ... he...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank MassimoZ22
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

Amazing aperitivo (all vegetarian!) and decently priced drinks. The bartenders are lovely humans and the place has a nice vibe.

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank alliewine124
Reviewed 21 October 2018

A very "alive" bar during the aperitivo hours! Located on a square, full of people going in and out of the place with plates from the aperitivo buffet, Freni e Frizioni is the place to be during the evening hours. The music and staff are...More

Date of visit: October 2018
2  Thank Kimonas S
Reviewed 15 October 2018

It's always my first choice for a cool local drink. The bartenders are great and always with a smile :) The aperivito is a much here after a long walk in this beatiful city and they have a great taste in cocktails. Don't forget to...More

Date of visit: November 2017
1  Thank Katerina V
Reviewed 21 September 2018

Two large beer at 6 euros each in this vibrant bar and anybody buying drinks here can help yourself to the free vegetarian buffet. I'm not a vegetarian but the food was very tasty. (They also sell loads of cocktails and spirits as any good...More

Date of visit: September 2018
2  Thank Tony C
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

One Pinà Colada and a pint of Heineken with an all you can eat vegetarian buffet for €14. No brainier. Bet it gets proper busy though.

Date of visit: September 2018
3  Thank Patrick-Smash
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22 January 2018|
Response from johnnyomahony | Reviewed this property |
There was children of all ages there when we visited, shouldn't be a problem
Dan C
12 August 2017|
Response from JoshMarion | Reviewed this property |
We went for 7, it was almost at capacity. Keep in mind it's a small place. Seats maybe 10 inside another 15 outside.
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Buffet, Accepts Credit Cards
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Open Hours
18:30 - 02:00
18:30 - 02:00
18:30 - 02:00
18:30 - 02:00
18:30 - 02:00
18:30 - 02:00
18:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via del Politeama 4 - 6, 00153 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Centro
  • Neighbourhood: Centro
  • Phone Number: +39 06 4549 7499
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Cocktail Bar open from 6,30 pm 'till 02,00 am Buffet Aperitivo (vegetarian)
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