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L'Archetto

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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: Late Night

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  • 56
    Excellent
  • 72
    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
Most recent review
Disappointing

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... read more

2 of 5 starsReviewed January 8, 2015
Jmi52
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Buckingham, Pennsylvania
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  • Late Night
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Buckingham, Pennsylvania
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 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
5 helpful votes 5 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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Marano di Napoli, Italy
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 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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Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 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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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 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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5 reviews 5 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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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
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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33 reviews 33 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 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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65 reviews 65 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
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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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Only a couple minutes walk from Trevi fountain and Pantheon this restaurant is down a side street and was recommended to us by a tour guide. We sat inside as there was air conditioning and it was 35 degrees outside and the atmosphere inside isn't great. It's down some steep steps underground and is a bit dated. However, the food... 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
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 allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Neighborhood Profile
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.