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L'Archetto

#4,045 of 8,579 Restaurants in Rome
#4,562 of 9,332 Places to Eat in Rome
Neighborhood:
Trastevere
Chowder, Pizza, Pasta
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Via Goffredo Mameli, 23, 00153 Rome, Italy
065815275
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7:00 pm - 11:45 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 7:00 pm - 11:45 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Late Night

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  • 56
    Excellent
  • 74
    Very good
  • 43
    Average
  • 24
    Poor
  • 31
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Good food not so good staff.

Food was awesome! So many options for spaghetti n pizza! Was bored seeing the same menu everywhere. The head also cooked up a veggie surprise for us. Good wine. Was not satisfied with the billing. He charged 15pc as cover charges and did have the decency to return change back. Ended up paying over... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 8, 2015
Avnish D
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Pune, India
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Pune, India
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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

Food was awesome! So many options for spaghetti n pizza! Was bored seeing the same menu everywhere. The head also cooked up a veggie surprise for us. Good wine. Was not satisfied with the billing. He charged 15pc as cover charges and did have the decency to return change back. Ended up paying over 20 pc as tips!

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Buckingham, Pennsylvania
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

I'm not sure if I'm more upset with all the great reviews or the restaurant itself. We visited L'archetto this evening. Based ok on the great reviews we felt pretty confident with our choice. We were so upset with our food & service that I just had to review. The food was bland the service was poor. I would not... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

This place is probably built for the passing tourist, but certainly knocked our socks off. It was an extremely friendly place with plenty of authentic Italian dishes. The humorous staff were extremely accommodating, splitting a spaghetti dish into two separate bowls each still containing more than enough pasta for a sensible sized human being to consume. The chocolate mousse was... More 

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Rome, Italy
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24 reviews 24 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

This place has the biggest selection of pasta sauces I've seen in Rome, and I live here! Everything I've eaten here is delicious. Today I had a perfect dish os spaghetti all'Amatriciana. They were quite generous with the sauce (probably because I'm American) but it was a perfect dish. The service is quick and friendly. The house red wine was... More 

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36 reviews 36 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

We stumbled upon this charming restaurant by mistake but what a find. We found the food to be so good we went back the next day. Comments have been made about being put to sit close to other people for me this was no problem I enjoyed the conversation we had with a charming couple from Austria.Our waiter Raphael was... More 

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

The pasta was very good. The best we had. The hose wine was was also great. The place itself is located in a cute alley near Trevi Fountain. 5 minutes after we arrived a line began piling up, but it moved pretty fast. Everybody in trip-advisor complained about the "surprise check", and what actually happens is that it says in... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Such a cute and lovely place to eat! Nice outside seating and staff are so nice and helpful! Food is great and great prices. In a nice area too, wine there is amazing! Ate here a couple of times during my stay and loved it! Would definitely recommend!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014 via mobile

This is a true treasure and will be a wonderful experience for you. Their house wine is excellent. We had an enjoyable time with the staff and the food was the best we have experienced here.

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46 reviews 46 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

Reliable, decent food at reasonable prices (for Rome)just down a street from trevi fountain. Always queues, always fresh.

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Pearl River, NY
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48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

We visited this restaurant for lunch. We were a little concerned it was a tourist trap, but the kids were really hungry after a morning of walking in the searing Roman heat, so we gave it a chance. The food was excellent. We had mostly had Pizza, but my wife had a delicious lasagna. Service was only so-so. We were... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Via Goffredo Mameli, 23, 00153 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Trastevere
  • Neighborhood: Trastevere
  • Phone Number: 065815275

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Chowder, Pizza, Pasta
Open Hours
Monday
7:00 pm - 11:45 pm
Tuesday
7:00 pm - 11:45 pm
Wednesday
7:00 pm - 11:45 pm
Thursday
7:00 pm - 11:45 pm
Friday
7:00 pm - 11:45 pm
Saturday
7:00 pm - 11:45 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Trastevere

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Trastevere
Trastevere ("beyond the Tiber") is like a faded postcard, a little worn around the edges but still charming. With its wide-open piazzas, meandering streets, weathered Renaissance buildings, and overgrown personality, it's become an irresistible mecca for visitors. Trastevere is an enclave of entertainment - a rotating set of street performers entertains almost every night, and unforgettable eateries and bars pepper its piazzas and side streets. For a trip to the past, visit the southern and western flanks of Trastevere for pockets of yesteryear, less traversed areas with a residual 1960s and 70s Roman vibe.
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