We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 154 San Salvador Restaurants

El Rosal

11 Calle Poniente, Col Escalon, San Salvador, El Salvador
Improve this listing
Ranked #14 of 154 Restaurants in San Salvador
Cuisines: Italian
Restaurant details

Hotels travelers are raving about...

Write a Review

37 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    24
    9
    3
    0
    1
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Italian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Miami
Top Contributor
50 reviews 50 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

Had not been here for about 20 years, but I'm really glad they continue serving one of the best pasta in San Salvador. The place is located in a nice zone, and the restaurant is clean, nicely illuminated and ample. No overcrowding which is nice for me. Also, it is quiet, just some ambient music that allows for conversation. Love... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Atlanta, Georgia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2014

the first time I went to this restaurant I wasn't really impress about the location or the décor...but as soon as we order and I smell the fresh cilantro, basil and other herbs on my appetizers I fell in love of this place, now every time I go to El Salvador I make sure to have a dinner there...awesome place,... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
San Salvador
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2013

You should try Basil & Tomato Pizza, or Anchovies & Mushrooms Pizza. If you ask for a beer, it comes with a delicious mini-pizza. I have tried pasta, it's good, but the pizza is unbeatable. Service is so-so, but you will forget that once you try the food.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Toronto, Canada
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2013 via mobile

Wonderful place, I can't wait to go back. Amazing Italian food , lovely place to eat..!! Value is excellent , near Hotels.

Was this review helpful? Yes
San Salvador, El Salvador
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2012

I have gone several times, the pizzas take a while to come to the table but the wait is worth it. I would go again

Was this review helpful? Yes
San Salvador, El Salvador
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2012

This cozy little restaurant has been one of the go to places for a couple of generations. The food is as authentic old school italian as you'll get in El Salvador. The lasagna is magnificent and the pizzas are definitely worth a try. The pasta is all homemade, so you'll notice a big difference while eating here. Recommended: lasagna, pizzas,... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
San Salvador, El Salvador
Top Contributor
77 reviews 77 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2012

now, it is the worst italian restaurant in El Salvador... Sorry but it is the true, I ate a terrible ñoquis... really bad...

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
A TripAdvisor reviewer on Facebook
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2008

Love it

Was this review helpful? Yes
A TripAdvisor reviewer on Facebook
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2008

Very good italian home cooking food! Wonderful lemonades!

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed El Rosal also viewed

San Salvador, San Salvador Department
San Salvador, San Salvador Department
 
San Salvador, San Salvador Department
San Salvador, San Salvador Department
 

Been to El Rosal? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about El Rosal

Address: 11 Calle Poniente, Col Escalon, San Salvador, El Salvador
Location: Central America  >  El Salvador  >  San Salvador Department  >  San Salvador
Cuisine: Italian

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing