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Self Service Musei Vaticani

Vaticano, Vatican City, Italy
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Cuisines: Italian
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- Jun 27, 2014
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English first
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201 reviews 201 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
154 helpful votes 154 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

This cafeteria is inside the Vatican Museums. Average cafeteria. Prices are actually OK. Espresso is good. Practical place to rest your legs for few minutes while visiting the vatican museums. Clean bathrooms nearby (a rarity in Rome).

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york
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12 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

Nice facilities but as to be expected quite pricey as there are limited opportunities for competition. I would suggest you get refreshments before your visit if you looking to be more cost effective.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

No Michelin stars at this place. Food isn't cooked by internationally renown chefs. But what did everyone expect? its a canteen... it is functional, not a luxury. reasonably priced for average food.

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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5 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

Staff very unhelpful, no prices or explanations as to food available, you have to guess. Staff ignored me when I asked for assistance and when we finally found something to eat, the lady at the till practically threw my change at me.

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Rome, Italy
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76 restaurant reviews
128 helpful votes 128 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

You cannot re-enter the Vatican Museums on your ticket, so if you end up getting hungry after spending several hours there, you may consider a snack at the Vatican Museums cafeteria if you want to go back and see more of these amazing museums. My recommendation: don't. Stick a granola bar or something to keep you going in your pocket.... More

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Eskilstuna, Sweden
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3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014

We thought that having spent hours walking around the Vatican Museum, getting a quick, if late, lunch actually within the Vatican itself would be a special way of finishing off our visit. Having looked at the various options we settled on pizza slices. There was no instruction of how the ordering system worked, and the staff were impatient and unhelpful,... More

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Dublin
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15 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2013

This is not comfortable, there is not enough space, the food is mass produced or tastes that way. by all means use the toilet facilities but collecting your bags etc is already a hassle, so better to complete all that and find a restaurant outside where you can relax.It is a very noisy space and all the staff are hassled/unhelpful.

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Tudhoe, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2013

As we wanted to dine inside Vatican City we decided to eat in the restaurant in the Vatican museum. It was 18Euros for a 3 course meal. All 3 courses were put on a tray and served in one go. They were cold and inedible. The cutlery and plates were plastic. The wine was in a carton and tasted like... More

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2013

We had one in our party in crutches and took this option for its location. Would NEVER go again. The most expensive and bad meal we had in our whole trip! Please guys, its self service food! You can not charge that much! There was a nice place two blocks away which we did not to because there were stairs... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2013 via mobile

Would not go back, food OK 2 beers 2 sandwiches, 2 espresso and a gilati for 92eur. It does include free wifi allowing me to write this review. They tell everyone that credit card machine is down but when you say no cash then all of a sudden it works.

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