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La Buca di Ripetta

via Ripetta 36, 00139 Rome, Italy (Campo Marzio)
39 06 321 93 91
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Ranked #649 of 8,452 Restaurants in Rome
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Italian
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Neighborhood: Campo Marzio
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4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014 NEW

nice restaurant, good food. We had pasta and fish (the fish was little bit frozen inside but they changed it with no problem - it was perfect the ). Very good aperol spritz but bit expensive (7€ per glass is to much, we had it for 3-4.5 in Venezia this summer anywhere). They also had a big and nice wine... More

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edsion
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49 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014 NEW

Easy to get to, waking distance to IQ hotel, we ate there twice for dinner, excellent seafood, and service

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014 NEW

We arrived in Rome beyond lunchtime & we were starving. We began walking and found Ripetta - it looked familiar - we had dined there last year. We began with an absolutely amazing porcini mushroom salad with rucola & Parmesan. I could have stopped there - but we had to have pasta too. We chose a fabulous Falanghina vino to... More

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Helsinki, Southern Finland, Finland
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8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014 NEW

Had to give this place 5 stars since we had a really good lunch here. The pasta was perfecty cooked, tasted excellent and was beautifully presented. The place also looked nice and we would have gone back for dinner if we had more time in rome

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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28 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

When wr arrived the place was jampacked, and the 2 waiters really could not cope, although they did do their very best, but the food was really great, and a superb winelist completed a wonderfull evening. At 10 pm 90 percent of the guests left, so if you want more peace and quiet, and better service, you should time your... More

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Chicago, Illinois, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

La Buca di Ripetta was wonderful! Amazing seafood and pasta! Authentic, great service, worth a visit!

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Buffalo, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

We visited here on our last night in Roma and came upon it by avoiding all of the tourist restaurants around. This was truly a delicious and memorable meal. Definitely make a reservation if you can as it is always packed, even when we got there at 10:00. I had the Paccheri pasta with fried artichokes and veal sauce which... More

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Burntisland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Was relieved to find this restaurant thanks to Trip Advisor. This place restored my faith in Italian food after eating at various tourist traps in Rome where the Pizza & Pasta are frankly awful! Anyway, the Wife and I ordered 2 x pasta dishes ( a Ravioli & a fuccini Dish) Both were fresh and beutifully cooked. As a second... More

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

There are plenty of restaurants in the Piazza del Poppolo district where we were staying, and this was by far the best experience we had during our 3 days in Rome. We got there at 7:00 pm when it opened, without a reservation, and were seated at a lovely corner table, though by 8:00 the place was filled. It's a... More

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London, United Kingdom
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29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

We chose to dine here on the basis of Tripadvisor reviews, and we are glad we did, as the food and service did not disappoint us. The turnaround time for the food was very good, and the menu had lots of variety even for vegetarians. Service was very good and efficient. Staff were attentive which was nice to see. This... More

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