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Franco e Cristina

Via Portico d'Ottavia 5 | Ghetto, Rome, Italy (Sant'Angelo / Ghetto)
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  • English first
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  • Italian first
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English first
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2014

If you are in the Jewish quarter midday this is your place for lunch. Good variety of pizza plus paninis and more. Thin crust, and instead of fixed sizes for the slices you just tell them how much of the rectangle pie you want, they cut that much, then you're charged by weight.

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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2014 via mobile

As an Israeli guy who like pizza, we never taste so good. I give them 10 point and 4 star of michilin .... Don't miss it.

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Lausanne, Switzerland
Senior Contributor
47 reviews 47 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2013

Explaining why this place is outstanding requires some background. Real Italian cuisine is difficult to find outside Italy, and even inside it. Actually, "Italian cuisine" does not exist; each region of Italy has its own cuisine, and Roman cuisine is particularly interesting. Among the traditional Roman dishes, several are rooted in the Jewish section of town, the original "Ghetto". It... More 

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Columbia, SC
11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2013

We were a group of 10 family members on a Food Tour of Rome and this quintessential restaurant was one of the stops. Overwhelmingly fantastic food and wine! We were blown away by the cannelloni and fried zuchnini blossoms. What a beautiful setting as well. jae

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Prague, Czech Republic
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2011

unique place to enjoy a home made pasta and pizza in a very friendly atmosphere, 4 tabels outside, just 2 tables inside, visited mostly by local peoples, something for people who want to eat like italian do

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Additional Information about Franco e Cristina

Address: Via Portico d'Ottavia 5 | Ghetto, Rome, Italy
Phone Number: 39-06/687-9262
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Sant'Angelo / Ghetto
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:30 am - 9:30 pm
Monday 8:30 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday 8:30 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday 8:30 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday 8:30 am - 9:30 pm
Friday 8:30 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday 8:30 am - 9:30 pm
Cuisine: Pizza

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