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Osteria delle Commari

Via Santamaura, 23, 00194 Rome, Italy (Prati)
+39 06 3972 9557
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Ranked #579 of 8,499 Restaurants in Rome
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $23 - $30
Hours:
Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian, Mediterranean
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Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Neighborhood: Prati
Description: The Osteria delle Commari is a quiet meeting place just a few steps from the Vatican, where you can enjoy traditional cuisine in a comfortable and friendly atmosphere. Winery with local wine.
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Broadstairs, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

We visited in September after a trip to the Vatican on a Friday evening as it was quite convenient. There was a good selection of courses on offer and menus in all languages but the treat was the dishes of the day that the patron told us about. We had some wonderful stuffed corvette flowers since they were in season... More

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Ottawa, Canada
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

After a long day of walking, we were looking for a restaurant close to our rental apartment (close to the wall to the right of the Vatican). We sat inside a clean restaurant. The service was very quick and the pace throughout the meal perfect. The food was really good, tasty, different. Everyone at our table enjoyed their meal. In... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

We came here one evening after a long day walking around Rome. We sat outside on the street, and although it took a while to get served, the evening was very pleasant. The best thing however was the daily specials they do. A lot of the menu is dependent on availability of fresh produce and as such, they have a... More

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Lviv, Ukraine
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41 reviews 41 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

We ended up here as it was the only restaurant we happened upon near the Vatican that was open on Sunday night. We must have just picked an off night because half of our company had eaten there the day before and been pretty pleased. Upon first glance at the menu the prices seemed quite reasonable, especially given the area... More

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Melbourne
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9 reviews 9 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Don't be fooled by the outside, venture in and prepared to be amazed. The decor is simple but warm and welcoming, lots of wood but lovely comfortable chairs perfect for an ample behind. The staff are friendly and accommodating, the food is fantastico. Listening to the waiter describe the various dishes was mouth watering. We have every intention of returning... More

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

I like a lot the pasta in this restaurant. I hope they keep doing well because I want go back and try others kind of pasta. the wines also are very good and a lot of tipes.

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London, United Kingdom
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94 reviews 94 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

The starters were quite amazing here, we loved everything we ordered. We had -The fried tuna -anchovies -Fried eggplants Very good For the main we had -fish and chips -Lamb ribs -Fettuccine with beef and mushrooms First dish was good. The lamb was bad and the fettuccine was very very good. Overall, depends on what you get. The dessert was... More

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Bergen, Norway
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

we were desperately looking for a good restaurant in rome and finally found one. agree with all the positive previous comments..

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014 via mobile

Starter came out undercooked, fried fish that was ice cold in the middle, though main course was quite nice. We found the staff ignored us, especially when a request to direct us to the rest rooms in both English and Italian was completely ignored by one waitress who simply turned her head away from addressing me. Would not eat here... More

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Gomel Region, Belarus
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

We like a lot this restaurant very very close to the vatican Museums, everything was good and delicious and they have also a lot of fine italian wine red and white. It is modern style and the atmosphere is nice. I will racomand this restaurant. I suggest the gnocchi with clams! very delicious.

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