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La Fontanella Sistina

Via Sistina, 151, 00187 Rome, Italy
06 4880519
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Ranked #5,228 of 8,850 Restaurants in Rome
Cuisines: Italian
Neighborhood:
Colonna
Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015 via mobile

We went for dinner on Thursday and everything was excellent: food, service and atmosphere. We have returned also on Friday...This is a family owned restaurant and I highly recommend it. Will definately be back on our next trip to Rome..

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Presov Region, Slovakia
2 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

The owner obnoxiously convinced us to eat here, and we reluctantly agreed because we were in a hurry and other restaurants were closed. When we tried to order all we wanted was soup and spaghetti. For some reason, he told us it was not possible to eat here unless we order more food. When we told him we did not... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

We picked this restaurant to eat at before we left rome, the food was okay but the service sucked. The waiter just took our orders bought the food and drinks and never came back to see how we were doing, or ask if we wanted anything else, not to mention that while we were waiting for the check they dimmed... More 

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SOUTH WEST UK
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26 reviews 26 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

We were walking towards the Barberini and hopefully the Via Veneto. This is a wide boring avenue really with tourist eateries. We saw this place by chance by crossing the road. It is down a side street. It was very busy. It is a real restaurant rather than a pizzeria etc. They had to lock the door to stop customers... More 

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Hamburg, Germany
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

Bad service price-ratio. i.g. 6 Euro for one small artichoke! On top they have forgotten our order for over one hour without any excuse.

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IL
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Decided to try this place on Via Sistina for lunch. The place was fairly crowded and took forever to be waited upon. Food was priced reasonably but was pretty mediocre. The gnocchi was completely undercooked and was pasty. When the waiter was informed about this he dismissed it saying that is how gnocchi should be. Terrible service and to top... More 

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connecticut, US
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Rude service gradually changed to better. No wifi, no credit card and pretty tasteless food leaves nothing to recommend for it.

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Bergen op Zoom, The Netherlands
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23 reviews 23 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

This place is just off Piazza Barberini, one of the first restaurants in Via Sistini (right hand side from Piazza Barberini). Took a peek at the menu when the waiter was talking to other potential customers (I hate it when they try to drag me in when I am just looking at a menu). Nevertheless gave it a try as... More 

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Ankeny, Iowa
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223 reviews 223 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

Checked out this place while walking around the Piazza Barberini area and wished we might have checked out another place. We looked at the menu and was of course approached wanting us to go in (same with any other place around rome). The seating was very cramped, the decor was pretty poor and the service was not great at all...... More 

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Telford
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

We ate here twice, restaurant is very busy, first time we had really good food but the service was a bit slow. The second time we ate here the service was even slower, we were on a table that was surrounded by other tables which made it difficult for the waiters to get to us. The food was overcooked and... More 

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Address: Via Sistina, 151, 00187 Rome, Italy
Phone Number: 06 4880519
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome
Cuisine: Italian

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