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Osteria Quarantaquattro

#343 of 8,985 Restaurants in Rome
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Neighborhood:
Ludovisi / Via Veneto
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Via Aureliana 42/44, Rome, Italy
0642013318
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7:00 am - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 12:00 am
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night

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  • 283
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    Very good
  • 35
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  • 12
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
The best food we had in Rome !

Don't hesitate, if you are looking for great food you must eat here. From the beginning till the end we really enjoyed our food and also the great service. Thanks for the nice evening and see you next time !

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 19, 2015
JohanBegine
Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Don't hesitate, if you are looking for great food you must eat here. From the beginning till the end we really enjoyed our food and also the great service. Thanks for the nice evening and see you next time !

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

Had an amazing valentines meal! Excellent food and exceptional service. Very helpful staff especially for non-italian speaking customers.

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Dallas, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

I have been here several times and keep coming back. First: it's bright, light and modern. Second: the food is very Italian and WONDERFUL! Last but not least: the service is ALWAYS fabulous!!!! It's not a slice of Pizza sort of place....it is relaxing, peaceful and civilized. If you are a tourist and expect cheap... go somewhere else!!!!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

Recommended by our hotel and did not disappoint. A little empty on a wet Tuesday evening in January and the other guests were mainly well dressed local business people. Attentive service and first class food. Good wine list. Not the cheapest place in the area but way less than the glitzy overpriced places in the centre.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

Our family of six ate at a number of wonderful restaurants in Florence and Rome over the past two weeks and our Christmas Eve dinner at Osteria 44 was far and away the best. While it was indeed not to be confused with cheap it was well worth the money spent. Fantastic food, good wine, solid service (we loved Sergio)... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014 via mobile

Our hotel suggested osteria 44 and it was the most expensive restaurant we visited during our two weeks in Italy but food was very ordinary. Complimentary prosecco and zucchini blossoms were lovely but it went downhill from there. Pasta was not homemade and my veal was overcooked. For 42 euros for one entree, (and 30 per appetizer) I expect much... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

After being advised by our hotel like everyone else mostly Americans and English. The menu which was conveniently only in Italian , left the owner 'Sergio' with the arduous tasking of recommending the most expensive options available. In all fairness the food was ok but the service which was poor and took an eternity to be served is well overrated... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

Nice place and the main manager/owner showed genuine interest but that doesn't make it a 4 star and certainly not worth the hype of the other reviews. I went in Dec 2014 The waiter we had was ok, a little abrupt, maybe the Italian way. The food was very nice but the menu only in Italian. If you don't read... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

We dined here on 12/10 at the recommendation of our concierge, were greeted by Sergio (believe he is the owner) at the door, he immediately sensed that we were American and it turns out he went to school in the UK and spoke perfect English. From that point forward, we felt like we were dining at the home of old... More 

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Allentown, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

My husband and I enjoyed a leisurely, quiet, romantic dinner at Osteria 44. The owner personalized our meals to our requests. I had OssoBucco and my husband had veal. The meal and the service were impeccable, and the restaurant is beautifully chic. This was by far the best meal we had in Rome.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Via Aureliana 42/44, Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Ludovisi / Via Veneto
  • Neighborhood: Ludovisi / Via Veneto
  • Phone Number: 0642013318

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
7:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
7:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
7:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
7:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
7:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
7:00 am - 12:00 am

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

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Neighborhood Profile
Ludovisi / Via Veneto
Thanks to Fellini and La Dolce Vita, the Ludovisi and Via Veneto neighborhood earned its reputation as a posh area where gorgeous Marcellos wooed actresses and models while bored housewives hung out in streetside cafes. The cafes are still there, and so are the cocktails, but the neighborhood is now home to five-star businesses including hotels, banks, law firms, and embassies. The area is also right next to Villa Borghese, a beautiful park for sporting and cultural adventures. If you're looking for tranquility by night, this may be the place: Ludovisi and Veneto tend to shut down after 8pm.