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The Library Romantic

Vicolo della Cancelleria 7 | off Corso Vittorio Emanuele II TURN right at number 199, 00186 Rome, Italy
+39 334 806 1200
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Ranked #544 of 8,462 Restaurants in Rome
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $45 - $110
Cuisines: Italian
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Good for: Romance, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Description: The Library Romantic: its intimate candlelit setting is an ideal location for a romantic evening with your significant other, or dinner with close friends. Ideal for marriage proposals,anniversaries, celebration. Here you will find all the Roman hospitality, together with a homely feeling, a wonderful cosy setting and great food.
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014 NEW

I proposed to my girlfriend and she said Yes! Its the Most Romantic Restaurant I have ever Been to, and the food and the service is spectacular. Thank you!

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Overall we had a very enjoyable evening. Its a small restaurant as others have remarked and we did book in advance although it seemed to be a quiet time as others simply turned up and were seated. We opted to sit inside as the pavement tables caught nearby road noise and people were wandering past you as they are "in... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

This is one of the most romantic restaurant i have ever go. The tastes were amazing and the service extremely good. The only small disadvantage was the price for 2 main courses one starter one desert and two glasses of white wine 104 euros. The environment is romantic and the light is only from the candles. Please if you have... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

We visited the library on 25th August for our 1st wedding anniversary, basing our visit from previous trip advisor reviews. Wow! What a romantic evening. The restaurant is tucked away along a small cobbled street. The internal ambiance they have created is perfect, with everything being lit by candlelight. There are only about 5 tables inside the restaurant which gives... More

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Seattle, Washington
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29 reviews 29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

I think there were only 5 or 6 tables in the restaurant. Our taxi driver had a hard time finding the alley for this place. Our meal was excellent. The wine our waiter picked was perfect. He tasted the wine first and decided that bottle was corked, so he opened another for us (and this was a 100 euro bottle).... More

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

We went to The Library restaurant on our last night in Rome and thought it was exceptional. As others have said the restaurant is a very romantic setting and I also found it relaxing. The food was excellent and we enjoyed that it wasn't rushed out to us and that we had time between courses to enjoy the wine and... More

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Sevenoaks, United Kingdom
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 via mobile

We booked a table here for New Years Eve. It was truly marvellous, the service was attentive and friendly. The food was impeccable, having taken into consideration my tricky dietary requirements. In fact there was so much fantastic quality food, that we couldn't finish. The restaurant is small, romantic and ideal for couples. I recommend booking as far in advance... More

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

We tried several restaurants whilst in Rome and this was by far the best. The restaurant is tucked away in one of the old streets of the city and quite small. The food was well presented and tasty, and the service was excellent and friendly. An ideal place for a romantic or quiet meal with friends.

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

The Library is conveniently located between di Fiori and Navona but is secluded on a Via off the beaten path. You will not find a lot of foot traffic on this Via and the number the outdoor seating is limited (as well as it is indoors too). But it provides the perfect romantic setting for a relaxing, quiet delicious dinner.... More

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Sydney, Australia
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

What an amazing place. I found this gem reading through trip advisor, I wanted something very romantic for my wife and I. The service was fantastic and the food was excellent. It was incredibly romantic, with only candles for lighting in the restaurant. I recommend anyone wanting a romantic meal with their partner to go here. Well done!

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