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Dar Buttero Hostaria

156 Via della Lungaretta, 00153 Rome, Italy (Trastevere)
06.5800517
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Ranked #3,529 of 8,288 restaurants in Rome
Cuisines: Italian
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Neighborhood: Trastevere
Restaurant details
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Neighborhood: Trastevere
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67% Recommend
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  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Los Angeles, California
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Once again Trip Advisor came through for us! Dar Buttero was a 4 minute walk from our apartment in Trastevere. Our first night in Rome after traveling from NYC we wanted to stay local. We are so glad we experienced this wonderful, "mom & pop" restaurant. The food was good (seafood risotto...the rice cooked perfectly). It is not a fancy... More

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London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

Hidden gem close to trasteve. They do not speak English but it just makes it more authentic! Carbonara is absolute winner!!!!! Delicious, great portion, real local style, they do the things they are the best at. My salad as a first was disappointing, leaves, 3 slices of tomatoes and a few carrots... Go for local dishes if you want to... More

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2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

Classic Trastevere's Restaurant (no tourist place); choose typical roman's dishes: Amatriciana, Carbonara, (1st dishes), and coda alla vaccinara (2nd) and let the boss of the house counseil you; you'll be in good hands. Very good hospitality to all nationalities (also, they're curious about you) and very friendly and "country" service. You can have both a romantic roman dinner or a... More

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Paris
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

We had a great time ! Super food (a lot of food) and good laughs with the team ! Everybody was very welcoming and this is one of my best souvenirs of Roma !!! This is also certainly my first stop when I get back there !

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Rome, Italy
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2013

I have eaten at some of the best restaurants in the world, including the three Michelin star restaurant The Lanesborough of Heinz Beck - but Dar Buttero has without a doubt the best food in the world. And most importantly: the most kind people. The food, atmosphere and service is the most authentic you will ever find in Rome. It... More

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Los Angeles, California, United States
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22 reviews 22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2013

The rear patio was perfect for a late night meal in October. Great antipasti and giant crispy herbed crackers. Mix of locals and tourists and everyone got the treatment from the cameriere. Left full, slept well.

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Minnesota
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24 reviews 24 reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2013

Very good food, great service, and nice, informal decor. This is an authentic Rome family-fun establishment. Mama was in the kitchen, and the rest of the family assuming other duties. We had a party of five and spent a delightful two hours having lunch. Fantastic bread from the bakery across the street and the house wine was very drinkable. They... More

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Bastia Umbra, Italy
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20 reviews 20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2013

If you want a wonderful meal in Trastevere, cross Viale Trastevere to the lesser-known side. You won't regret it. We stumbled across this place just before it was closing at the end of lunch service and asked if it was too late. "No trouble, come on in!" That was our friendly entrance to this quaintly decorated place and it simply... More

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Moorpark, California
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20 reviews 20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2013 via mobile

Got lucky, and while wandering the streets in Trastevere, we stopped here for lunch. At first we were a little skeptical because it was empty. But we ventured in because of the interesting decor, the good smells coming from the kitchen, and the owner inviting us in. Lucky us! We had pasta dishes with beverages and it was delicious-old school... More

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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20 reviews 20 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013

If it hadn't been recommended to us, we might have missed this place. It's a very rustic place, not exactly beautiful but there are a lot of dishes to chose from that haven't been exported as "Italian" food to us living abroad. So it's not you're usual "Italian" as you'd think but rather much more interesting dishes. I ordered the... More

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