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Mater Terrae

Largo Febo 2 | Raphael Hotel, Piazza Navona, 00186 Rome, Italy
+39 06 682831
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
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“tofu” (2 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (4 reviews)
“soup” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
European, Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Largo Febo 2 | Raphael Hotel, Piazza Navona, 00186 Rome, Italy
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Reviewed 4 October 2017

We ate dinner on the rooftop of The Raphael and were pleased. It's a tad expensive but expected with such a view. Servers were attentive and there is a good wine list.

Thank wakkodog
Reviewed 19 September 2017

When my great grandchildren ask their father "Daddy, was there a time when there really was oil on earth?" he will be able to reply, "But of course, my dears, at least until the chef at Mater Terrae used it all on his Tempura." Without...More

Thank Richard D
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

We read a review of the outstanding bar and decided to go for dinner without realizing it's a vegetarian/vegan restaurant. It was a delight, starting with the strawberry and tomato gazpacho soup that was so light and perfect for our late summer dinner. My wife's...More

Thank Ryan W
Roberto V, Direttore generale at Mater Terrae, responded to this reviewResponded 17 January 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you for your pleasant review about our rooftop bar and restaurant Mater Terrae. For us it’s really gratifying to know that your experience was so delightful despite you didn’t know the orientation of our vegetarian and vegan cuisine and the fact that...More

Reviewed 6 September 2017

The location of the restaurant is very good with a lovely view and romantic setting, but the food was NOT good (at least for our taste as we are not vegans). The wine we had though was quite unique and we definitely enjoyed it..

Thank Marianna K
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

The bar has a great location and views across Rome. The service was excellent and the accompaniments to drinks were good. The atmosphere is nice with lots of locals as well as tourists. Worth a visit if you want to catch the sunset or just...More

Thank Skiving_Off
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Lovely place that was relaxing, beautiful, and delicious! Staff was amazing. They were very friendly and squeezed us in for a terrace table. The terrace is amazing and made our experience even more special. I am a vegan and had an amazing carbonara... best I...More

Thank thevegantraveler
Reviewed 22 August 2017

The Terrace is breathtaking, although we missed the sunset (;-) ). It is an expensive restaurant, but the prices are reasonable! People complaining, just seem to be unable to appreciate the work and creativity need for good vegan cuisine! Service was great and stayed perfectly...More

1  Thank Joe D
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

This terrace is Romes answer to a rooftop I New York City. I had done some research and knew that it's vegetarian and the prices are a bit higher than the most. We went for an early aperitif and the kids had some lunch. I...More

Thank hefoje
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Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

When is a vegetarian restaurant not vegetarian? The answer is when you dine at Restaurant Raphael. Our first issue is that the restaurant uses cheese made with animal rennet. We found this out because the menu offered a choice of cheese with vegetable rennet and...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Amazing lunch and view at the roof terrace. Quiet. Great and friendly service. We go there every time we are in Rome.

Thank Kristin R
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Largo Febo 2 | Raphael Hotel, Piazza Navona, 00186 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome
  • Phone Number: +39 06 682831
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