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La Gianicolense

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Neighbourhood:
Monteverde
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Circonvallazione Gianicolense 238A, 00152 Rome, Italy
+39 06 5823 3605
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Today
18:45 - 00:00
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Wed - Mon 18:45 - 00:00
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57 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

We were staying in a B&B around the corner and grabbed takeaway pizza twice as we jumped off the 8 tram on our way home. Best pizza in Monteverde.

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Thank Parish56
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26 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

we arrived the restaurant on our first night, with our 10 years boy, the food and the service was excellent! We did not know what to choose, and started to ask for almost every dish on the other tables, each was better from the our. Better to skip the spinach dish, but this is the only (that we tried). Surely... More 

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Thank Ronit S
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6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

I was there yesterday and there was very good pizza and very good pasta and the beef was ‫excellent and the service was excellent too. I think it is a good idea to go there!

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Thank Noam S
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 May 2016 via mobile

Very helpful stuff, nice menu, warm atmosphere. We visited 4 times and we were satisfied. There are only 2 or 3 like these in the area.

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Shell Cove, Australia
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66 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2015 via mobile

Went here for dinner last night and had a lovely meal and bottle of wine. Our waitress spoke excellent English and translated the menu for us. She advised us that the main meal would be enough for the two of us .... She wasn't wrong. It was a huge serving. As we were leaving the owner gave us a shot... More 

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St. Andrews, Scotland
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101 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2014

we were delighted to eat here (several times) again after two years, & find it as good as ever. The pizzas in particular, are as good as you'll find anywhere, the steaks are great, the starters are huge ( beware!) I was surprised to see criticism of the wine list in another post, the wine list is very good. The... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2013

We had a two week stay around the corner from La Gianicolense and found it to be an excellent restaurant to visit when we were not going into Rome itself, the main thing we ( myself, my wife and daughter ) enjoyed about it was that not only could you get a lovely meal at reasonable prices ( for Rome... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2013

I've eaten here several times (both this year and two years ago) and each time had a good dinner. I've eaten pasta, secondi, and pizza. It's good; the service is fine (although we went there a couple of weeks ago and the place was EMPTY except for one other table--we were asked if we had a reservation--we did not--and we... More 

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St. Andrews, Scotland
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39 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2012

First class friendly service, no matter how busy. We were lucky enough to have a flat2 minutes walk away, so ate there several times. Fabulous steaks, wonderful pizzas. Yum.... wish I was there....

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
18:45 - 00:00
Monday
18:45 - 00:00
Wednesday
18:45 - 00:00
Thursday
18:45 - 00:00
Friday
18:45 - 00:00
Saturday
18:45 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Circonvallazione Gianicolense 238A, 00152 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Monteverde
  • Neighbourhood: Monteverde
  • Phone Number: +39 06 5823 3605

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Monteverde
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