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Assunta Madre

Via Giulia 14, 00186 Rome, Italy
06.68806972
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Ranked #1,316 of 8,263 restaurants in Rome
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $0 - $173
Cuisines: Chowder
Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Norwegian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Sherbrooke, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

We went to this restaurant two nights ago as it was referred to us by our concierge at the hotel. We would not return and clearly not recommend it to anyone. The only good thing about the place is that it is well decorated inside and they have a nice terrasse. However, we tried a number of both raw and... More

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Oslo, Norway
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

We were some Norwegian friends who wanted to have a solid fish dinner in Rome. We decided to visit this place with a good reputation. Oh what a mistake! If serving fresh raw fish gives you such a reputation then the whole of Norway would have Michelin stars! We expected some excellent cooking as well but obviously they don't agree.... More

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norway
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

We were a parti of 6 having finner in this restaurant, and I have never ever experienced anything so bad in terms of overpriced fond and wine. The price of seefood and fish is generally specified per 100 grammes. We got no information regarding the normal size of servings, so we assumed that it would be around 100 grammes. We... More

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Overland Park, Kansas
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44 reviews 44 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014 via mobile

Great food, wonderful seafood, good experience, ambiance, service. All good. Enjoyed the seabass. My wife picked the John Dory sauted in olive oil and tomatoes. Also tried the gnochi. Yum. Certainly, be careful when ordering seafood as its priced by the kg so ask "how much" as we did. Clearly by the crowd , its popular with the young and... More

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New York City, New York
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17 reviews 17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

I and my husband went to this restaurant, while our vacation in Rome. Whatever people say about expensive is not true, you have a great dinner and service for a reasonable price, while we paid more for a bad meal in another restaurant, when they tried to make us spend money for nothing good. We came to the restaurant about... More

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Wilmington, Delaware
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26 reviews 26 reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

Our family of four (boys 9 and 12) when to Assunta Madre at the recommendation of the Concierge at the Gran Melia. Top line - great seafood meal and great atmosphere - clearly a very popular place - but expensive. Place has a cool vibe - lots of polished wood, big tables, good lighting. Seafood on display at the front.... More

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Kiev, Ukraine
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354 restaurant reviews
1,114 helpful votes 1,114 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

Yes, this place is very IN, the interior nice... But the food... Okay, the selection of raw seafood was very fresh and tasty - but the rest OMG, a disaster. The fried fish was totally over fried, the poor Tuna dead, dry, terrible. The pasta was okay, but definitely of high standard. We took a selection of desserts - of... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

Good food quality but really expensive for the amount they serve. Being spanish i can say this restaurant is just a bad copy of what a good see food restaurant could be. In Madrid you can find much better quality and cheaper resturants. Here they show off their puctures of famous actors and live out of it.

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Brighton
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

It is a bit pricey but amazing fresh fish and good service. If you go to rome you must visit this place. I am excited as they have just opened one in London.

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saint paul, minnesota
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

The fish was not fresh, and one member of our party got sick after this meal. The waiter was extremely pushy, not telling us about the food, not asking our preferences, just grandiosely stating that he'd bring us their wonderful food. Yet not one single dish surpassed mediocrity. There are so many better places to eat in Rome. Skip this... More

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