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Trattoria al cuppalone

#9,367 of 10,130 Restaurants in Rome
££ - £££Italian, Pizza
Borgo pia and via del mascherino, Rome, Italy
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  • Excellent13%
  • Very good10%
  • Average6%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible61%
7 Sep 2017
“Avoid this place- mediocre food and huge bill at the end”
29 Jun 2017
“Nothing much - mediocre at best”
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Italian, Pizza
££ - £££
Borgo pia and via del mascherino, Rome, Italy
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Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

The prices are NOT CLEAR!...and they are excessive, the food is mediocre and they don't accept credit cards (or any!) Average price per person was 30 euros for pasta, water and orange juice

Thank Braulio C
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

I visited the Vatican with my kids and we were hungry, thirsty, and tired. We ended up looking outside at their menu and a gentleman approached us. He asked what we would like and one of my boys said he would like a burger. He...More

Thank novamom2001
Reviewed 22 July 2017

Day one of our Rome visit was very eye opening as far as being ripped off by three companies went, this one our last. As the day was winding down we went in search of a restaurant to dine at, in this street everywhere else...More

Thank TheExploringShoes
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

After the Vatican we thought walking a couple of streets off to the side we might find a good restaurant for lunch. We found such a place but it wasn't here! After sitting down we ordered drinks for the four of us. After a short...More

Thank Dave195301
Reviewed 29 June 2017

This is a typical tourist trap with mediocre food and waiters who claim that you have to tip them although there is not such rule. They just rely on you being naive as a tourist. If you must eat here chose the carbonara, it's not...More

Thank SunnyGirlie
Reviewed 28 June 2017

My sister and I ate here for dinner on our last night. We were suppose to share a pizza together as we were not very hungry and order a pizza as take-away for our parents. The lady owner while she did not speak English, told...More

Thank Travel206Girl
Reviewed 7 June 2017

It was burned nice and black better you bring an axe to cut the thing they call Pizza, They charche 15% over the total amount!!! Every sidedish is extra and expensive. Its put on the table like free but after you pay for a slice...More

Thank Stefan En Moniq... T
Reviewed 17 April 2017

The reviews are mixed but many are just flat out unrealistic. This place is very conveniently located within a block of the Vatican museum entrance and tries to draw in and cater to tourists, so to expect tremendous value and the highest quality is a...More

Thank theyoussefs
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Lasagna was ok but otherwise a very forgettable below average lunch for $25 per person (no alcohol!). Would definitely not return again.

1  Thank Elizabeth H
Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

I don't know how people had a bad experience before the family treated us so amazing! We had a wonderful time there and the food was delicious. We had the BEST MEATBALLS I EVER HAD. I would come back just for this place. Maybe in...More

Thank Andrea_Carolina15
Vatican / Borgo
Frocked priests, colorful Swiss Guards, insistent
souvenir shop owners, flag-waving tour guides, and
pilgrims from around the world. This is the Vatican
and Borgo, Rome's most recognized neighbourhood which
acts as Vatican City's front yard. Aside from the
souvenir boutiques and a few food spots, the only
business conducted here is papal. In the daytime, the
tiny medieval sector bustles with holy activity, as
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Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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  • Address: Borgo pia and via del mascherino, Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Vatican / Borgo
  • Neighbourhood: Vatican / Borgo
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