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Via Machiavelli 23/A, 00185 Rome, Italy
+39 06 700 1984
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good34%
  • Average9%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
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Italian, Mediterranean, European, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Via Machiavelli 23/A, 00185 Rome, Italy
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21 - 30 of 31 reviews

Reviewed 22 June 2015

we got in late at night in Rome and this was the only place we could find open near our hotel. What a surprise to find great food and even better atmosphere. Would definitely recommend.

Thank PatG34227
Reviewed 9 January 2015

We went there by recommendation, and it was all true! First time in Rome, we could taste some of the finest and original dishes. The members of staff are very pleasant, young and inspired people. You can see their energy in modern interior and bold...More

1  Thank Ivana N
Reviewed 15 December 2014

Original menu with vert fresh ingrédients. We were surprises with some combination. Good relation quality-price.

Thank jean-Luc B
Reviewed 12 October 2014

Is very nice the Caronte. I come with some friends for the Aperativo and they have very nice wine list at good price. They give you some nice food, cous-couse, the mini gourmet meatball, very good. I like the atmosphere very much, very nice. I...More

Thank AldoMor
Reviewed 23 May 2014 via mobile

We really had a good time in this fancy restaurant. Came across it when club Machiavelli was full... Definitely a very good alternative and very close by. The food was nice, not the ordinary things, we had a very special meal. Save some space for...More

Thank Jeroen V
Reviewed 7 November 2013

We were with friends in this "dark" but livelly place near Piazza Vittorio, where we enjoied a delicious dinner with plenty of funny people around us (mostly artists) with which we engaged enriching discussions. Good wine list. Do not miss this place if you are...More

Thank Heinrich B
Reviewed 25 March 2013 via mobile

Stumbled upon this place whilst looking for a place to have dinner. It has the look of a pop up restaurant, although the bar is very well stocked. As a wine bar the place is great. Great atmosphere, cool croud, and moody decor. However, as...More

Thank MPJ1986
Reviewed 15 January 2013

Very nice and cozy wine bar! We didn't have anything to eat here, even though it did look quite nice, but the wines are first-class and it's a really nice place to just chill out, enjoy the local vibe and chat over a wonderful Sauvignon...More

Thank Jenn C
Reviewed 3 October 2012

The food was quite good, the wine suggestions were top notch and the service was excellent. Good luck to this newcomer.

1  Thank SarahfromDetroit
Reviewed 13 July 2012

My wife and I stopped in here for a night-cap after we'd eaten at a nearby Trattoria. We ordered a truly top-notch Riesling for about 20 Euros and just relaxed and enjoyed the wonderful atmosphere. Very cool place.

Thank David S
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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$18 - US$41
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Machiavelli 23/A, 00185 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Esquilino
  • Neighbourhood: Esquilino
  • Phone Number: +39 06 700 1984
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