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The Fiddler's Elbow

Via dell' Olmata 43, 00184 Rome, Italy
+39 (0) 64872110
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Ranked #2,717 of 8,390 restaurants in Rome
Cuisines: Irish
Dining options: Late Night
Most recent review
- May 15, 2014
Restaurant details
Dining options: Late Night
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English first
Chester, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

Really nice, friendly, local feeling, reasonable bar. Only found it on the last night which is always the way but glad we did.

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Sofia, Bulgaria
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

I was there a bit early like 7:30 pm, place was almost empty, people started to come around 8:30. Anyway the atmosphere is great, drinks were cold and not expensive at all. The barman was quite friendly and the music was fine. IF you are tired of all those pizza and pasta restaurants (like i was) the place will offer... More

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Longwood, Florida, United States
Top Contributor
80 reviews 80 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

This pub was just around the corner from our hotel and we visited each night while in Rome. The prices are reasonable and the drinks are poured well. The staff is super friendly and mostly speak English. The regular patrons were friendly to tourists. The music played was great and there were many events going on throughout our stay.

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2014

Lovely atmosphere, the people are friendly. Love the staff, all of them. It's a really cosy little pub. and on thursdays the open mic is not to be missed

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2014 via mobile

First night we went there the male member of staff on was rude and made sarcastic comments when we asked for the WiFi password. Went back the next night and stood at the empty bar for 5 mins while the same member of staff pretended to be busy. Absolute joke, it even has a flag for every country apart from... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2014

I came here on holidays to watch the 3pm Saturday Premier League game. When Sky Italia wasn't showing it, the owner tried Sky UK. They weren't showing it so the pub owner tried Al Jazeera. They weren't showing it, so the owner got on the computer and streamed it for me live from the internet! He then gave me €1.00... More

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Juan-les-Pins, France
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171 reviews 171 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2013

This pub is a nice Irish bar; nothing exceptional, but a nice lace where to have a beer and pass some time. On wed night there are gigs, so if you dare bring your instrument and join the crowd - or just enjoy the music (quite obviously, mainly Irish folk)

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Maynooth, Ireland
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22 reviews 22 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013

The Fiddlers Elbow is situated on Via Dell Olmata, close to the Basilica of Santa Maria Maggiore. The nearest metro station is Cavour and is within walking distance of Termini and Vittorio. We went to the Fiddlers Elbow to watch the The All Ireland Football Final, It doesn’t look much from the outside but when you enter it is a... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013 via mobile

You have been on your feet all day, back to the hotel to change then out for dinner. After dinner all you want is a few drinks in the pub to finish your night off then this is the place for you. Good old looking pub, relaxed atmosphere beer and ciders and a proper Irish fellow behind the bar result!

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Cork
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2013

Went into this Irish pub to watch the Ireland soccer match . To my surprise, they were showing a couple of games but not the Ireland game - some Irish bar!!!.

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