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Mother India

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#3,740 of 9,819 Places to Eat in Rome
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Via dei Serpenti, 148, 00184 Rome, Italy
+39 06 474 0777
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Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Lunch, Reservations

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  • 54
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  • 26
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  • 6
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  • 14
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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
Nice Indian food at Rome, Italy

This restaurant is operated by Punjabi family. Food is nice, warm. People are cordial, helpful. Space is smaller so when a big group comes for food then it is little difficult for movement.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

A great experience. Loved the vegetable samosas and veg kofta - the sauce had great flavor. Service was good. One of the best meals in Italy.

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

While the portions were on the small side - the food was very tasty and quite authentic. Also the staff were very helpful and nice.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

We found this place while walking to the colloseum on one of the more busier streets of rome. The food was ok and the service is not the best. It just doesn't have the feel of the other indian restaurants in the area. More cheaper than the other indian restaurants in the area

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

This restaurant is operated by Punjabi family. Food is nice, warm. People are cordial, helpful. Space is smaller so when a big group comes for food then it is little difficult for movement.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

I was with my mom in Rome for 2 days. We were carving to have Indian food when I found this restaurant. The service was awesome and the food was super tasty. It was not costly and its worth whatever you spend. I highly recommend this place to whoever whats to taste an authentic Indian food.

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Bhopal, India
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

Worst quality food. we travelled through escorted group tour. The food was pathetic, quality worse and service terrible. Sweet dish was either not served and if reminded then served with as less as possible. Sahme on these people. complete wastage of time an dmoney

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

This indian restaurant is by far the best meal I've had. There are 2 other Indian places in the vicinity, we tried all 3 and this was the best food. Good service too. I would definitely go there again and recommend everyone to visit as well. Very near to the Colosseum (walking distance). Did I mention great food.

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Rome, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

I consider this Indian restaurant to be my favourite in Rome. The food is consistently authentic and good quality, the service is excellent and we have got to know the staff as friends. Many Indian families on a trip to the Eternal City eat here so they must know their stuff! I always get my bowl of fresh coriander to... More 

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Wakefield, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

My wife and I were in Rome for a week long visit and ended up eating dinner at Mother India for 2 of those nights. The food was good, the service friendly and the cost reasonable. Its was an overall pleasant and enjoyable time. Great value for money and a rich cultural experience. It is a good change from local... More 

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

would not recommend this! Being a foodie by heart and soul, its very disappointing when the food you eat, doesn't stand up to the expectation.We were in Venice a day before and the Indian restaurant "GANESHJI" servers amazing Indian food. probably even better than the food which is being served in India itself. Considering the rating here,i tried this place.... More 

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Address: Via dei Serpenti, 148, 00184 Rome, Italy
Phone Number: +39 06 474 0777
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Monti
Cuisine: Indian

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  • Address: Via dei Serpenti, 148, 00184 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Monti
  • Neighborhood: Monti
  • Phone Number: +39 06 474 0777

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Indian

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Monti
Monti is Rome’s rebel yell. This neighborhood just west of Termini train station mixes grit with fun as it continues to fight for its reputation as a magnet for the artsy, alternative, and hipster. Every season, quirky boutiques and food spots sprout up on its cobblestone streets. The neighborhood supports unique and homegrown businesses that cater to its longtime residents as well as hipsters on the hunt. Hang out at Piazza della Madonna dei Monti anytime after lunch and you'll always find something going on.
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