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La Taverna Italiana

#396 of 9,684 Restaurants in Rome
Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
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Viale Manzoni 107 | Angolo Via Giovanni Giolitti 385, 00185 Rome, Italy
+39 06 7720 0413
12:00 - 01:00
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16 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

If you want to waste money - go there. This restairant have italian name and on the menu you have big italian flag. Why they need to do it? Because you will not have true fair italian food. Typical touristic place. We ordered just small 2 dish to understand that this restaurant gives fake food. Half bread bruscheta without olive... More 

Thank Vanatur E
Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We just love this restaurant every time we visit rome we dine here , the staff is just amazing nothing is too much bother , the food is very tasty and cooked fresh, and is of high quality. Try the Tiramisu yum yum They also serve Gluten free food. Well worth a visit.

Thank flex43
Greenford, United Kingdom
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went with a group of four friends, the grilled chicken breast had no seasoning at all. The parmigiana portion was small and lacking Parmesan cheese. The risotto was also lacking seasoning. Would not recommend this place if someone asked me.

Thank ThatVeganBoy
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6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good food and probably the nicest staff in Rome. Cozy atmosphere, nice music, great wine and desserts. The only downside can be the fact that it gets quite cold in the room with the doors, so bring a sweater or ask to be seated in the other room.

Thank Ruxandra P
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

good pizzas, even though the vegetarian variant can be improved. My friend and I were satisfied with the service and food.

Thank C.R. W
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

La taverna is small restaurant in Rome, but don't be deceived as they serve amazing food. Had the seafood pasta and enjoyed it to the last bit. The pasta is cooked to perfection. We had the pizza too and we are amazed on how different they make it. The waiters are very attentive. Even recommended their the best wine according... More 

Thank Charisse L
Torquay, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

beautiful food we had Lemon chicken main and Tiramisu desert excellent service, friendly staff and good price

Thank elaineayshe
Toronto, Canada
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016

This restaurant is located near Termini Station. My friends ate there on our last day in Rome. The restaurant is small but cute. Rustic and cozy. The waiters are kind and polite. We all liked the food. Price wise it was ok. I recommend it!

Thank Dario S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

Delicious food for a reasonable price. Wonderful pizza and the best pasta I have ever eaten. Pizza Capriciosa for 8 euros, half a liter of red wine for 5 euros is a bargain, comparing to the prices in the centre of the Rome. Waiters are communicative and helpful, it is a great place to spend some time with a good... More 

Thank powell l
Den Bosch, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Nice Italian restaurant, not too expensive and a wide choice of dishes on the menu. The pasta I had was very good, as well as the profiteroles for dessert. Nice atmosphere inside and friendly staff

Thank Serana92

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$11 - US$37
Seafood, Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Viale Manzoni 107 | Angolo Via Giovanni Giolitti 385, 00185 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Esquilino
  • Neighbourhood: Esquilino
  • Phone Number: +39 06 7720 0413
Typical Italian cuisine. Fresh fish every day, open lunch e dinner every day, adapted for romantic dinner.

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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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Neighbourhood Profile
Old school vibe from the very beginning is the only way to describe the Esquilino neighbourhood. The Esquilino takes pride in being one of the oldest areas in Rome for its key location on one of the city’s famous seven hills. From an ancient neighbourhood to its modern incarnation as a multicultural hub, Esquilino always has something going on—polyglot vendors debate street artists while kids play pick-up basketball games. Look around you: this area isn’t like the historic centre. Liberty architecture, large piazzas, and long boulevards mix with archaic arches, secret side alleys, and beautiful churches like Santa Maria Maggiore.
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