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Osteria del Gallo

Vicolo di Montevecchio, 27, 00186 Rome, Italy
+39 06 687 3781
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Ranked #2,578 of 8,452 Restaurants in Rome
Cuisines: Italian
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Horsens, Denmark
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19 reviews 19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

My wife and I had been looking for a quiet place to eat, and went back to this place after having passed it earlier. It looked like the sort of thing we were after, namely traditional Italian cuisine at reasonable prices, and this is exactly what we got. The house's red wine (priced at €12 for a liter!) was above... More

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Canada
1 review
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

It's a very good restaurant near the P. Navona. The foods are very delicious, The waiters are welcoming and so funny. The service is excellent very helpful, charming and friendly! The location is very nice, we were sitting outside. We liked it so much.

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london
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19 reviews 19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

Like the title says, totally rubbish food. Pasta was acceptable, secondi of chicken was inedible. Overcooked, dry chicken breast in what I can only describe as a tin of tomatoes. No seasoning, no flavour, horrible texture. Service was non-existent. They didn't bring our sides and failed to comment on the fact that I hadn't touched my secondi. You can do... More

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Istanbul, Turkey
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

My wife and me choose this restaurant for a lovely evening and good food. My wife ordered a vegetarian pizza. I ordered Carpaccio and baby octopus. First of all, ambiance of restaurant is okay. but the food bad... They brought Breasola instead of Carpaccio (I think that that is it is the easy & cheap way for them). But the... More

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Long Island City, New York
1 review
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

We had a nice moment in this charmful restaurant with a very welcoming and kind waiter (should have asked his name, short haired, you rarely such nice service) The prices are moderate and the food is tasty. I recommend

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San Diego, Texas
1 review
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

We stopped in this charming sidewalk place after a tiring day of sightseeing and it was great. The waiter (I wish I knew his name) was funny and attentive. The food was great. The atmosphere was perfect Rome. We ended up staying several hours and going through a fair amount of red wine while watching the tourists and locals. Great... More

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Went there today randomly. Good location in a quiet side street near Piazza Navonna. However the food was below average - starter ok but not good pasta .

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Louisville, Kentucky
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Six of us actually sought this place because of a recommendation in a guide book. We found it 7:00 pm. Two waiters finally came outside when we began to seat ourselves. The place was empty and they acted like we were disturbing their meal. After the drink orders were placed, we waited a good 5 minutes - while watching one... More

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014 via mobile

It was all so bad (the service and the food) that we had to get away as quickly as possible. Home made pasta was a disgrace. I am half Italian and I have been to Italy almost every year for 30 years. We will not be going near this place again.

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6 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

This is a tough place to find. It's located on a very, VERY small street (did I mention it's also a thin street?) and for as much pedestrian and vehicular traffic as it gets, not a major road. So give yourself some time to search for it, especially if you're unfamiliar with Rome street layouts. That being said, what a... More

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