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Antico Caffe del Teatro di Marcelo

Via del Teatro di Marcello 42, 00186 Rome, Italy
+39 06 678 5451
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  • Excellent9%
  • Very good18%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible52%
5 Nov 2017
“Awful ripoff”
29 Oct 2017
“Good place to get coffee plus before tackling the sites in this area”
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Via del Teatro di Marcello 42, 00186 Rome, Italy
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Reviewed 22 February 2016

We stayed nearby in the Jewish Ghetto and enjoyed eating here twice. I don't usually review a restaurant on tripsdvisor unless it is exceptional. The waiter was very friendly and spoke very good English. He gave us a souvenir magnet, which I currently have on...More

Thank Felecia C
Reviewed 17 January 2016

Near Teatro di Marcello in centro storico of Rome you drink a good espresso or a cappucino, also a cornetti and tramezzinis, very good coffee-house.

Thank Manuela L
Reviewed 6 November 2015

My friend and I ate here our first evening in Rome. There is no indoor seating, only "patio" dining, but that was great as we could look down upon Teatro di Marcelo from our seat! The food was absolutely FANTASTIC (I got a ravioli type...More

Thank traveltoforeignlands
Reviewed 25 September 2015 via mobile

All prices in Rome are higher than other places in Italy and around the world. Gelato was average but I neede wifi so that was my option and I enjoyed the moment.

Thank Polifee
Reviewed 20 September 2015

We stopped here while we were walking back from Piazza Venezia. We liked the look of it, and the gelato looked good. I initially though nothing of the fact that they didn't have prices shown - it was a small cafe after all, how expensive...More

Thank Vlad M
Reviewed 17 September 2015 via mobile

Completely irrate at this place. If you are a tourist, this place will try and jack you. We had to argue to get money back after we got a bill with no line items that was obviously more than what we should have paid. Really...More

Thank openadventure
Reviewed 30 August 2015

Not much to say. We had a double espresso, with a handful of cantuccini and a small cup of melon ice cream for 14,-€. Yes. You heard right. 14€. Single espresso 3,- (most expensive one I had in Rome was 1,20€) Ice cream 6,-€ (I...More

Thank Falco M
Reviewed 11 May 2015

We ordered gelato and when asking about the price the lady behind the counter didn't know. There was confusion about the price and we ended up paying 5 euro for a small cup of gelato of poor quality. Not worth the price when there is...More

Thank jwlahn
Reviewed 27 April 2015 via mobile

We were waiting for our bus on the other side of the road as we haf some time to waste walked across the road to have an Expresso and coffee.Service was poor.Expresdo was O K.

Thank SE s
Reviewed 1 March 2015

I got accidentally here because touring with three people with urgent need (!) on a sunday. As we came in, the owner, really rude, opened her mouth to say "Are they all going to the restroom only?" I answered that they would take something. And...More

Thank oneguide
Piazza Venezia / Ancient City
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Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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  • Address: Via del Teatro di Marcello 42, 00186 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Piazza Venezia / Ancient City
  • Neighbourhood: Piazza Venezia / Ancient City
  • Phone Number: +39 06 678 5451
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