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Retro

#1,744 of 8,970 Restaurants in Rome
#2,067 of 9,773 Places to Eat in Rome
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Italian, American, Chowder, Pizza, Pizza & Pasta
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Via Enrico Dal Pozzo, 5 | Parcheggio Gratuito in Via Antonio Meucci 12, 00146 Rome, Italy
+39 06 557 4370
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night, Outdoor Seating, Reservations

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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Excellent Grilled Fish Plate

Side street location in mixed commercial area but handy for H10 hotel. Clientele seemed more local than touristy and decor is plain and functional. Food above average and excellent fish special recommended by staff and me! Not a single bottle of brandy or cognac to go with coffees and not a big... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 9, 2015
michael10000
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Cheshire,England
Good for:
  • Romantic
  • Entertaining clients
  • Local cuisine
  • Families with children
  • Doing business
  • Large groups
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Essex, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

Very good food, reasonably priced and staff were friendly. Just be careful sitting near the edge by the plants as you might get bitten!!

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Cheshire,England
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

Side street location in mixed commercial area but handy for H10 hotel. Clientele seemed more local than touristy and decor is plain and functional. Food above average and excellent fish special recommended by staff and me! Not a single bottle of brandy or cognac to go with coffees and not a big fan of grappas, so 17 year old Langulvin... More 

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Lewiston, Maine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

The location was good, he food was excellent and the service was friendly. Entrance not in the front like expected though.

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Manchester, England, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

We stumbled across this place while we had taken a walk to find food from our hotel (H10 Città Roma). Sooo glad we did!! We thought it was closed as there was no one else in the whole place but soon started filling up with Italians.. You know what they say if their own people eat there it has to... More 

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east cornwall
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

Good choice at reasonable prices. Had no need to book during our midweek stay. 3 courses plus good bottle of wine is possible for 80 euros. Quiet until around 8.30 when a lot of Italians start to arrive and create a busy but nice atmosphere. Very handy alternative to the H10 hotel restaurant. Ate here 2 out of our 3... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

Looked for somewhere close by after arriving late in Rome. Was recommended by hotel. Turned up with no reservation and had no problem getting a table. Place filled up quickly, mostly with locals. All the staff were very friendly and helpful, and mostly spoke very good English, which helped my poor Italian. We followed some great recommendations for starters then... More 

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

By chance we passed the sign for this wonderful Italian restaurant. Very pleasing on the eye, with food to match in traditional Italian style. Waiters very friendly,and would cook something off the menu if required.Well worth a look if in the area

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Nottinghamshire
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

We didn't really like the food and thought it was quite expensive. The restaurant was recommended y the hotel that we were staying in. There are better restaurants close by.

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Rome, Italy
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

I was there with a friend on Saturday and for me it was my first time. I'm so happy to have found such a place so easy to reach and so comfortable. All the young waiters and waitress are sooooo nice and gentle and the food is really tasty, delicious, abundant and various! There are so many choices and it's... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

Lovely place recommended by our hotel. We ate here twice. Calamari and seafood pasta were really good. Average price. Very accommodating staff, food arrived quick, it was off good quality and hot on arrival. We had a child with us, the staff and patrons at the restaurant were gushing over the baby. Really family friendly place. Overall, great, non formal... More 

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Additional Information about Retro

Address: Via Enrico Dal Pozzo, 5 | Parcheggio Gratuito in Via Antonio Meucci 12, 00146 Rome, Italy
Phone Number: +39 06 557 4370
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome
Average Prices: USD 22 - 28
Cuisine: Italian, American, Chowder, Pizza, Pizza & Pasta

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Via Enrico Dal Pozzo, 5 | Parcheggio Gratuito in Via Antonio Meucci 12, 00146 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome
  • Phone Number: +39 06 557 4370

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 22 - 28
  • Cuisine: Italian, American, Chowder, Pizza, Pizza & Pasta

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romantic, Entertaining clients, Local cuisine, Families with children, Doing business, Large groups

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