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Ristorante dei Musei

Via Santamaura, 5, Rome, Italy
+39 06 3972 3905
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Via Santamaura, 5, Rome, Italy
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On the recommendation of our tour guide we ate lunch here. It was great! Pasta, pizza, caprese, chicken, sausage, 2 kinds of pasta.

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Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Had the best experience here! Food was great - especially the pasta dishes. We were truly treated like family and even got "mama Marie's" homemade dessert. This place was a highlight of our dining experience in Italy, 5 stars.

Thank David Q
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Nice place. We had pasta, it was really good. The service is excellent, friendly people. They even gave us some free pie to try.

Thank Saar B
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Food was absolutely delicious after a day walking around Vatican city. However the server was very unhappy and treated us like we were bothering him! Ruined our experience at the restaurant. Server kept suggesting we order the most expensive item on the menu and gave...More

Thank Lavina I
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Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

We tried the Spaghetti and it was amazing. Not only the food was delicious, but also they offered us a nice service. All the staff are smiling, they don't make you uncomfortable with too many jokes but they try to make you feel home. We...More

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Reviewed 17 July 2017

We went to this restaurant follow the recommendations of Trip Advisor and we loved it!!!!!!! It is a real homemade Italian restaurant, managed by authentic locals and with an incredible Italian environment. You can feel you are surrounded by Italian families. The food was great,...More

Thank Paula P
Reviewed 17 July 2017

After walking around Vatican City for several hours, my friends and I were tired, hungry, and hot! In search of pizza, we stopped into Ristorante Dei Musei because of the air conditioning, and after taking a look at the menu, sat down. We all got...More

Thank emilyjkidd
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Friendly and fun staff, yummy food, great value for money! €10 for pizza and a drink and they give out complimentary food as well. Loved it!

Thank Nelly A
Reviewed 11 July 2017

If you want a taste of authentic Roman cuisine visit Ristorante dei Musei! The owners and staff go above and beyond to make you feel like part of the family, we loved interacting with them especially Maria and Giulio! It's your typical Italian family-owned restaurant....More

Thank acantraveler
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

After a long day in the Vatican museums we decided to visit the restaurant after reviewing it here on TripAdvisor. It was absolutely sublime. We got everything and even more that we were looking for. Classical Italian family owned restaurant, with a noisy yet authentic...More

Thank David L
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24 January 2017|
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Response from Jana O | Reviewed this property |
We paid cash, but they apparently do, according to the previous answers...
31 December 2016|
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Response from Jana O | Reviewed this property |
It might be possible to make a reservation, but I would recommend to call rather than write an e-mail... Or just drop in before you go to the Musei. It is very close to the Musei entrance. They close after lunch, that's why... More
Robert P
26 November 2015|
Response from RistoranteDeiMusei | Property representative |
Dear Robert, We're usually open from 11:30 AM to 6:00 PM, every day of the week except Sunday (the last Sunday of the month we're open as usual).
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 - 18:00
11:30 - 18:00
11:30 - 18:00
11:30 - 18:00
11:30 - 18:00
11:30 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Santamaura, 5, Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome
  • Phone Number: +39 06 3972 3905
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