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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Italian, Mediterranean
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
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Reviewed yesterday

The restaurant is quite popular with locals and we were glad we made a reservation. We ordered: Antipasto vegetale Fettuccine alla gricia Rigatoni all'amatriciana Coda alla vaccinara Puntarelle The vegetables were delicious but needed a bit more oil and pepper. (Both were brought promptly upon...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank MarioCavaradossi
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were somehow squeezed out of a reservation at another restaurant and really at a loss...our cab driver instantly got on the telephone and asked the mistress of Pecorino if they might have a table available for two and thankfully she said yes! Fantastic menu,...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Crispinus1
Reviewed December 21, 2018 via mobile

When i am visiting Roma i always have a pit stop at Pecorino. In the district Testaccio it is almost invisible from the outside and possibly out of touristic routes but packed with locals. Delicious starter Artichoke a la Giudia and Ham. Spaghetti cacio e...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Emiliamhongkong
Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

We were recommended to visit this restaurant by a local person from Rome. We were not disappointed, busy buzzy and great service. You could choose to have a three course meal or just a pizza, perfect place and the food was wonderful as was the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank WarrenZahra
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

We went to Pecorino with a group of friends, 4 couples. The food as always is amazing. Some of the old traditional receipes are reproduced at a state of the art level. Not to miss is the abbacchio fritto and the carciofi fritti. On the...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank SpagBog
Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

This was quite close to our residence and our choice for our first night in Rome (this holiday) We were welcomed and went to the first floor. Homely and comfortable with another floor above. The wine price was not in the window so pleased to...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Jane M
Reviewed July 18, 2018

Absolutely WONDERFUL, finest Roman cuisine! I have been living many years in Rome so I can witness this is 100% genuine and pure Roman cuisine. Can't miss the artichokes!

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank albul
Reviewed June 28, 2018

My wife and I had lunch here while on holiday in Rome. The food was excellent and the selection of traditional Roman dishes was a delight. Specialities such as the oxtail (vaccinara), saltimbocca, artichokes, cacio e pepe spaghetti are a must to try. Service was...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank lampuka
Reviewed May 27, 2018

Great service, very busy. We ordered magliata con carcoifi, which is vegetarian. We also ordered the delicious vegetarian platter to begin. We had the red house wine which was good. The bread was a mix of rye and white, so a little different than the...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank aventine
Reviewed January 11, 2018 via mobile

If you want just basic Roman dishes that are excellent along with good service, Pecorino’s is it. The owners are there with the staff and patrons and the locals are there too. This is not a tourist place. Pricing is very good. The wines are...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank David B
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Put the house music on replay and you have Testaccio,
an ancient Roman port and former working class
neighborhood where the bass is set to high almost
every night of the week. Its collection of discoteche
(nightclubs), street parties, and crowded restaurants
give it its well-deserved party reputation. During the
daytime, Testaccio is more easy listening than club
hit, the area is full of locally owned small
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