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Tale Quale Come L'ortica - CLOSED

Via Archimede 80a Parioli, 00197 Rome, Italy
+39 06 333 8709
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good40%
  • Average3%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible0%
25 Mar 2015
“Real Italian Food”
15 Nov 2014
“Loved it!”
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Italian, Mediterranean
Via Archimede 80a Parioli, 00197 Rome, Italy
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Reviewed 25 March 2015

We were directed to this small and unusually quaint restaurant by the reception at The Duke Hotel where we were staying. It had been raining all day in Rome and we did not want to travel far for our evening meal. Fear not this restaurant...More

Thank DJR66
Reviewed 15 November 2014

If only I lived closer... I would love to be able to come here everyday, it could be my second home. Fresh innovative delicious food! Friendly staff, great owner. And reasonable prices too! If you happen to be in Parioli, do not miss it!

Thank Hadrien2000
Reviewed 9 October 2014

We stopped here by chance – the owner(?) greeted us immediately. He speaks Italian, we spoke English – but we all managed. They have a handwritten menu in English. The food was tasty and freshly prepared. The service was pleasant and attentive despite the language...More

Thank Sam_from_Israel
Reviewed 16 July 2014

My family spent our last night in Rome at this restaurant. We do not speak Italian, the owner does not speak English, yet we had a wonderful conversation. The food was delicious, the atmosphere was so completely welcoming. We fell in love with Vittorio. We...More

Thank Pcanderson2125
Reviewed 16 July 2014

Staying at a nearby hotel and stumbled upon this little gem of a restaurant on our last night in Rome. The owner greeted us with a warm smile and great conversation. Although his English was lacking as well as our Italian but we all tried...More

3  Thank Keith A
Reviewed 10 April 2014 via mobile

Bottom line - food was delicious (and half the price of the City) - the staff speak very little English but the menu was understandable, home cooked Italian food, lovely. (ps: on the door it says "Tale Quale" but it appears to be known as...More

Thank DGB-2011
Reviewed 27 November 2013

This place is a real gem. Decorated with lots of art and has nice homley feeling, very cosy and friendly ambience. The food was authentic, neapolitan dishes as good as in south Italy. We had an amazing starter and lovely pasta, tasted as homemade. Dessert...More

1  Thank Principessauk
Reviewed 30 August 2013

We went here last week after it being recommended by The Duke hotel. The owner and the waitress were waiting at the door as we arrived. As we walked in, we realised we were the only customers. We should have realised then !!! We were...More

Thank skintbint
Reviewed 2 February 2013

Had one of the best meals I've enjoyed in Rome in this splendid little restaurant last night. If you're not staying locally you'd have to go looking for the place, but it's well worth the effort: a warm and genuine welcome from the owner, and...More

Thank Linus84
Reviewed 2 September 2012

My wife and I stayed at the Duke Hotel last week and while walking around found this quiet gem. We walked in, the older gentleman welcomed us into this amazing place that feels more someone's home. The place felt so relaxing and homely and just...More

Thank emmanuele
Young and well-to-do families are the street flavour
of Parioli. A new kind of Rome, this area is centuries
away from the Renaissance with its pockets of 1930s
palaces, tony boutiques, open-air markets and plenty
of coffee shops. Parioli was built as an enclave for
last century’s haute bourgeois and still represents as
such in 21st century Rome. Need a break? The area has
several great sporting clubs known for tennis and
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  • Address: Via Archimede 80a Parioli, 00197 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Parioli
  • Neighbourhood: Parioli
  • Phone Number: +39 06 333 8709
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