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Il Portico

Via del Portico d'Ottavia | 1-e 00186, Rome, Italy (Sant'Angelo / Ghetto)
06 686 4642
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Ranked #3,029 of 8,459 Restaurants in Rome
Cuisines: Italian
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Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Neighborhood: Sant'Angelo / Ghetto
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edmonton
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17 reviews 17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

This place is great. Last time we were in Rome, 3 yrs ago, we had a memorable meal that blew us away so on our recent visit it was our first stop. Once again we had a fantastic time. A must try is the fried artichoke, a specialty in the Jewish Ghetto. It's crispy, salty and delicious. My personal favorite... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014 via mobile

Very good variety, big portions, delicious servings, authentic Roman dishes, best prices around (possibly in the whole touristic area). What more could you expect? Try "pacceri alle cozze e pecorino" if available. They cook it with fresh home made pasta. House wine is also good. Great taste, great value.

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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

I had a lunch this week with my husband. We loved our meal. Try a fettucini alle porcini. We will come again...

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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Last night was to be our second dinner at this restaurant - the food was really good the previous time. This time around, we waited about 10 minutes for the waiter and ordered water to start off with. Then - nothing happened for a long time, while the waiter served another table. Eventually, he returned and wanted to take our... More

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Delft
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

I went here several times while in Rome and it's one of my favorites! The neighbourhood is really charming and this restaurant fits in just right. We almost tried everything on the menu. Different kind of starters, pasta, pizza, risotto, fish- and meat dishes and their dolce. We both loved it al! The service was very friendly. But I think... More

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Brussels, Belgium
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

We were lead here by the good reviews and a recommendation for the area. We were not disappointed. The waiter did his best to explain everything to us and to make recommendations according to our wishes. When a shower suddenly came pouring down, they immediately came to save our dinner. Props for the great effort! :) Even though we had... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

My friends and I stopped by this restaurant after spending a few days in Rome. The food we had was excellent and the price was much more reasonable than a few other meals we had in a few touristy areas. The house wine was very good and the servers were attentive. It was one of the best meals we had... More

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Houston, Texas
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122 reviews 122 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

My husband I sat on the outside patio and had a nice meal here on our first night in Rome. We shared a salad, pizza and pasta and it was good. Nothing out of this world but the price was right and service was good so we were happy.

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New York
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109 reviews 109 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

We had lunch on a cold April day when those sitting outside were shivering. We asked for a table inside and, even though there were several available in the front, we were shown to the one near the rest room. Complaining did not good as the front ones were "riservati" (we didn't see anyone seated in them in the 90... More

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Dormagen, Germany
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

We had dinner two times in this restaurant. The first evening both of us had very good Spaghetti but made the mistake to eat the bread which was served directly to us (be aware: 1,50€ per person!!!). The second evening we rejected the bread which meant that in the end no pizza was served to us because "the oven was... More

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