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“First Real Italian Meal”

Il Desiderio di Archestrato
Ranked #1,012 of 12,448 Restaurants in Rome
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$12 - US$35
Cuisines: Italian
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Dining options: After-hours, Reservations
Neighbourhood: San Lorenzo
Description: Italian cooking with many kind of fresh pasta and main courses interesting and fanciful flavors and Homemade pastries. On arrival an appetizer offered by us
San Jose, Costa Rica
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“First Real Italian Meal”
Reviewed 2 September 2013

After 19 hours of air travel and air plane food, I was so happy just to sit down with a lovely cold glass of wine, and be served a complimentary and delicious boca - - I was too tired really to study the menu, and asked the friendly English speaking waiter what he would order - and I was introduced to a variety of pasta I've never had before, with a delicious sauce with bits of crispy fried pork - too bad I don't remember the name - it was fantastic!

Visited August 2013
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