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Trattoria Melo

Via Magnanapoli 6, 00187 Rome, Italy
+39 06 679 6366
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“lasagna” (31 reviews)
“cheesecake” (19 reviews)
“antipasti” (17 reviews)
Open Now
18:30 - 23:00All hours
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
££ - £££
Via Magnanapoli 6, 00187 Rome, Italy
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1 - 10 of 343 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Special treat. Complete with the old Sicilian men waiters, who shuffle around with a pleasant demeanor. The barman invited my girls over to watch over the making of a cannoli. The food was great!

Thank Sasha N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My boyfriend & I visited this restaurant as we were on the Domus Romane tour which was just around the corner and we needed a brisk lunch. It was quiet inside, and yes, although there was a lack of windows, there was a big map...More

Thank Sarah L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

While saying in a nearby hotel, my son and I ate at the Trattoria Melo on two different evenings. Both of our meals were great. Portions of their Sicilian dishes were enough to fill us after sightseeing all day. The food is simple but flavorful....More

Thank Richard R
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I went here with my girlfriend and we had the crappiest meal in Rome. The service: awful. The food - penne al salmone, spaggheti a carbonara: disgusting. The desserts: canole and cheesecake: absolutely terrible, I didn't know a cheesecake could ever be this bad. In...More

1  Thank Miguel S
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

When we were in Cinque Terre I met someone who was very well-traveled who said this was the best Italian food she had ever had in all her trips to Italy. So my son and I went and to our delight, we completely agree with...More

Thank Lisa D
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

We visited last year and had a decent meal with great service. This year the staff were very unaware and seemed quite disinterested in giving quality service. Every time the waiter(s) brought plates of food they all had their hands or thumbs in the food...More

Thank oldtiredandretired
Reviewed 9 June 2017

Very friendly owners - this place is a bit off piste so it does not get the usual tourist hordes and is the better for it. Good pasta and fish. Cannolo to die for. Excellent service. Only problem is the lack of windows makes the...More

Thank Nigel M
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

We went there on May 20 for dinner. We order pasta and they just ok. My daughter ordred a steak and it came uncooked and bloody. The meet was very fat and with 80% cartilages. Disgusting. The staff was unfriendly and unpolite. They said that...More

Thank vulpy
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

We visited this restaurant based on a recommendation from the hotel. We were seated in the front room away from everyone else which I wasn't sure why but the seat was good, we could see out the windows which I like. Very cute decorations. We...More

Thank volley4
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

We went here on a recommendation from a local. The atmosphere is Sicilian. There are maps, pictures and symbols of Sicily on the walls. The food is delicious and ample. The pasta with eggplant is fabulous. We had wine, appetizers, water, and two mains for...More

Thank Bruce S. H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 23:00
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18:30 - 23:00
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18:30 - 23:00
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18:30 - 23:00
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18:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Magnanapoli 6, 00187 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Trevi
  • Neighbourhood: Trevi
  • Phone Number: +39 06 679 6366
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