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Trattoria da Lucia

Vicolo del Mattonato 2 | Trastevere, 00153 Rome, Italy (Trastevere)
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Ranked #2,476 of 7,961 restaurants in Rome
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Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Neighborhood: Trastevere
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290 reviews from our community

63% Recommend
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  • Danish first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Greek first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
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English first
Roskilde, Denmark
14 reviews 14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014 NEW

They serve authentic Roman food, and one is romantic, it is possible to sit outside in a small alley where laundry hangs from one house to another. Unfortunately, there are more tourists especially Danes.

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Tegucigalpa, Honduras
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41 reviews 41 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

allways da lucia is as expected, good and groomed no surprises and well manged.the legacy is trasteverian. We miss you Zio !

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Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

We went to Trattoria da Lucia after eating at Trattoria Da Olindo the previous night and, while this restaurant offered fairly good food, it was not on par with other restaurants that we visited in Rome. We were there in March, not a massive tourist season, yet most people in the restaurant spoke English. We were seated in a back... More

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Granada, Spain
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

The main dishes were really bad, they lack of care, as if they were cooked too fast, after reading the Lonely planet critic, we expected more. The desserts were what saved the dinner. They were wonderful, the best tiramisu I have ever tried but they only compesated the poor main dishes.

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2014

The food was really simple but so full of flavour. Perhaps slightly more expensive than some other trattorias in the area, but the wine was very cheap. Nice service and good recommendations from the waiter. Would recommend.

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15 reviews 15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

We tried to get a table at a restaurant round the corner but there was at least an hour waiting time so we came here and got a table through the back. The room lacked any ambiance and echoed our voices horribly but we felt lucky to have found somewhere to eat at last. Out pasta dishes were tasty but... More

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2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2013

We stayed in an apartment around the corner from this place and decided to eat here on my birthday since it shares a name with my wife's sister. Pros: 1. The raw honey from the pecorino and honey appetizer was awesome. 2. We arrived shortly after it opened for dinner and were seated immediately, 45 minutes later the line for... More

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Santa Fe, New Mexico, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2013

We finished our trip to Italy with some time in Rome - this restaurant's food, service and atmosphere were one of the finest experiences we had in Italy and very well priced -can't wait to go back

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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

Easy to miss, easy to NOT notice – but definitely worth a visit. Friendly staff, lovely traditional food in a charming atmosphere. Most guests seemed to be foreigners / tourists, but still felt so authentic.

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Miami, Florida
12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013

We ate a lot of good meals while in Rome for four days, but lunch at da Lucia may have been the best. It was simple and good, not high-end, but the kind of meal you should eat in Rome to experience what is customary. The bread, salad, and pasta (we had their house specialty, the spaghetti with pecorino and... More

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