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Cave Canem

Piazza di San Calisto 11 | Trastevere, 00153 Rome, Italy
+39 06 589 8217
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good34%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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“bruschetta” (17 reviews)
“pizza” (59 reviews)
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Piazza di San Calisto 11 | Trastevere, 00153 Rome, Italy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Terrible service, worse food and not cheap. I would stear clear from this one - there are plenty of others to choose from.

Thank Julia G
Reviewed 22 October 2017

Enjoyed a nice dinner in the Trastevere area. Restaurant is located in a nice piazza with plenty of performers at night. Food was great: tasty, and hearty. Staff was very attentive and helpful.

1  Thank ronger5
Reviewed 18 October 2017

We were a group of 20 people. The service was warm and very friendly, and all round, people had various items off the menu, from fish to meat dishes to pasta - which is what I had. Terrific!

Thank Paul U
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

In our rush to grab a bite to eat after arriving in the Travestere district we chose this place. Service was slow and servers all looked like they would rather be somewhere else. Staffing was inadequate for the 70 plus patrons - 1 host, 2...More

Thank Serviceprof
Reviewed 9 October 2017

We went there looking for a light dinner/aperitivo and got what we wanted. It was a little packed, but in Trastevere at night that's to be expected. We took a glass of the local wine, a full tray of coldcuts, cheeses, small fried stuff on...More

Thank Corentin L
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

Average food, but descent prices. Dry bruschetta, nice mozzarellaballs, food cabonara and gnochi. Great atmosphere outside

Thank Nikolaj J
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Tourist be aware, restaurant states they have happy hour however they just charge you same price as a normal beer

Thank Callum A
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Great location in the trestavere neighborhood. Excellent pizza, great salads, very good service, and good cheap house wines. We ate here with a bunch of friends and they made room for us as others showed up late. Decent selection of wines, and they offer free...More

Thank rossvesq
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Lovely food, good beer and wine, attentive staff and a great price! What more do I need to say! Pizza's are amazing!!!!!!!

Thank JJSH2013
Reviewed 12 September 2017

We were seated to our table outside straight but away but from here we were left to sit for 15 minutes before we were even asked what we wanted to drink. When our food arrived it was basically thrown down on the table at us...More

Thank Josh R
Trastevere ("beyond the Tiber") is like a faded
postcard, a little worn around the edges but still
charming. With its wide-open piazzas, meandering
streets, weathered Renaissance buildings, and
overgrown personality, it's become an irresistible
mecca for visitors. Trastevere is an enclave of
entertainment - a rotating set of street performers
entertains almost every night, and unforgettable
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:30
18:00 - 00:30
18:00 - 00:30
18:00 - 00:30
18:00 - 00:30
18:00 - 00:30
18:00 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza di San Calisto 11 | Trastevere, 00153 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Trastevere
  • Neighbourhood: Trastevere
  • Phone Number: +39 06 589 8217
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