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Gran Caffe Farini

Via Farini 24-28, 00185 Rome, Italy
+39 06 474 5383
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good28%
  • Average20%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible24%
9 Feb 2018
“Porretti - Italian beer and hospitality to match”
25 Oct 2017
“Very Disappointing”
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Italian, Cafe
Via Farini 24-28, 00185 Rome, Italy
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Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

Our hotel was situated nearby so we often popped in for either an early or late drink before bed. The Porretti Italian beer was lovely but importantly the service and friendly welcome made this place. Truly an Italian Experience.

Thank Ph1lMari0n
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

There was so many things wrong with my experience at this restaurant it's hard to pick just one. We sat down the same time as three other tables and all ordered around the same time. I ordered a pizza and my boyfriend ordered a chicken...More

Thank Becky R
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

Stopped here for lunch today on our way back to Termini. Fortuitously the sun was shining so we were able to eat outside. My husband really enjoyed his perfectly cooked pasta and my pizza was one of the best I've ever had, certainly the best...More

Thank Louise L
Reviewed 2 November 2016

We stayed nearby the cafe and ate breakfast there once. We were not impressed by the service. English brekfast for 15 euro was not exactly what we were looking for. We ordered a toast with ham and cheese but ended up paying for a club...More

Thank ToyotaLandCruiser
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Just right for breakfast, near Termini located hotels, cheap, cheerful, full of local business folk having their cake and espresso.

Thank PedroCampana
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed 7 nights in a hotel just round the corner from here and had breakfast here every morning and a couple of early evening drinks plus bought panini for lunch a couple of days. Most of its custom is locals, not tourists, and it...More

Thank MikeandPeg2015
Reviewed 24 July 2016

Why not ? try caffe Fariini, a good carbonara or an other excellent pasta del giorno , quite local with unexpected good dishes in this part of town.

Thank Manuela L
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

Service - rude grumpy waiter Attention to detail - zero! They forgot our water and bruschetta, even when reminded it still didn't arrive Food - very very average, had much better elsewhere Price - we were sucked in by the offer on the chalkboard of...More

1  Thank Sarah M
Reviewed 31 May 2016

Sidewalk cafe lunch near termini station. Reasonably priced food. I was able to get a gluten free pizza but it was nothing special, on a purchased crust. Service was good, price was reasonable. They also have a take out with quick ready made sandwiches and...More

Thank Glotraveling
Reviewed 27 September 2015

Good service friendly staff. had a good cup of tea here actually asked if you wanted milk with tea. had a good breakfast here after along train journey from Cellole standing on the train.

Thank DawnKen_12
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

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Breakfast, Lunch
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Farini 24-28, 00185 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Esquilino
  • Neighbourhood: Esquilino
  • Phone Number: +39 06 474 5383
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