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Il Timone

Via Gioberti 34, 00044 Frascati, Italy
+39 06 941 8994
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“seafood” (8 reviews)
“mussels” (3 reviews)
“carbonara” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
££ - £££
Via Gioberti 34, 00044 Frascati, Italy
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Reviewed 5 October 2017

My wife and I ate here 4 years ago and found it truly wonderful. Visiting Rome with close friends and hoping to show them some special spots that we had found, we returned here with them and we were all delighted. Coming for pranzo at...More

Thank Nasorosso
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

We'd decided to stay in Frascati as it was close to CIA airport, after our visit to Amalfi and Sorrento . This restaurant nailed it . The owner was great , helped us through the menu and the food was fantastic and great value ....More

Thank Iain T
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

perfect location for a romantic dinner, food is good, romantical atmosphere, the owner and the waiters very, very friendly.... popular prices! a must if you are visiting the lazio coast and you are looking for a nice place to eat italian fish food!

Thank Dimitri P
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

We went here based on trip advisor reviews, and weren't disappointed. A lovely local restaurant in frascati. We didn't speak Italian, and they didn't speak much English, so we went with the flow and let the food do the talking. I have to say that...More

Thank Herts_foodie2
Reviewed 4 October 2016

We stumbled across this lovely restaurant which had a varied menu,including fresh seafood.We had a bottle of local Frascati wine.I finished with a lovely warm pistaccio souffle. price of the meal was affordable.The staff were friendly too.This was a day trip from Rome.Authentic cosy interior...More

Thank Rebecca B
Reviewed 9 February 2016

Il Timone has been the highlight of our trip to Rome and we kept on going back there. We tried three types of fish, shrimps.....The food is supremely good. Its clear that its made in a slow and dedicated fashion. The place is owned by...More

Thank Vjosa M
Reviewed 28 July 2015

This restaurant loves its seafood and it shows. Excellently prepared - lots of stuff off-menu if you ask and inventive recipes that concentrate on the fish rather than any fancy sauces. Two of shared a Turbot that had been caught that morning - heaven. A...More

Thank Ian M
Reviewed 17 July 2015

Il Timone is a true treasure. Massimo makes you feel welcome and offers high quality fresh seafood at a very affordable price. My wife our two sons and I weren't sure what to order for our meals, Massimo suggested we sample his creations which were...More

Thank Springer96
Reviewed 13 May 2015

This restaurant serves original and very delicious food. There is a menu, but the best dishes are those recommended by the owner with a kind heart who is ready to present the best and the most varied sea food. I often travel on my own...More

Thank Sandra186273
Reviewed 4 March 2015

Thursday in February, it's not going to be a riot. The amuse bouche and the complimentary Prosecco introduced us to the proprietor, that helped. We discussed the menu and requested to be directed by him. Our input was limited to the type of main course...More

Thank TheBillWalsall
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Gioberti 34, 00044 Frascati, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Province of Rome  >  Frascati
  • Phone Number: +39 06 941 8994
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