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Mamma Angela Trattoria

Via Palestro 53, 00185 Rome, Italy
+39 06 4434 1317
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Healthy, Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via Palestro 53, 00185 Rome, Italy
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Reviewed today via mobile

We had an amazing time sampling all that they had to offer. Mussels and prosciutto were superb and we enjoyed the lasagna tremendously. Overall, lovely evening and great service. We finished our meal with a shot of limoncello, courtesy of the manager. Highly recommend stopping...More

Thank julieaurora127
Reviewed 2 days ago

We went to 4 cities in Europe in two weeks and this restaurant was by far our favorite. We enjoyed it so much we went more than once in our 3 night stay in Rome. Our waiter was super friendly and helpful and even offered...More

Thank Alrobert722
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

All of the food we had was very good. We tried appetizers, salad, pasta and a pork entree. The appetizers (prosciutto and cheese) was excellent. The salad was large enough for two to share. The lasagna was excellent. The pork was excellent. Service and friendly...More

Thank Jim W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We we’re in Rome for 3 nights and we came here twice for food as it was so lovely and the service was amazing! The house white wine was great and was at a good price of €13. Every dish we ate was brillant, from...More

Thank Beckie T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I think this was my favorite meal while in Rome. Truly good food is hard to find here, Rome is definitely not a culinary capital. Had the basic carbonara which was really good with fresh pasta. Little salty still. Bruschetta was at the level of...More

Thank Ra3l
Johnny S, Customer Service Team at Mamma Angela Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the comment! We're proud to be one of the best in Rome and it's a pleasure to know you like our Trattoria! Here we select the freshest ingredients and we work hard to provide friendly yet quality service! Come back as many...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had our first meal in Rome at this special restaurant. The pasta was so great! Very friendly staff also.

Thank Mardre L
Johnny S, Customer Service Team at Mamma Angela Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We appreciate your comment! Providing a great experience and a good service is what matters the most to us. Come back anytime!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There was a very friendly and welcoming athmospehere!!! We ordered pasta with shrimps and i should say that it was one of the best meals i have eaten so far!!! Also their tiramisu with fruits was delicious❤️Thank you for such a good service

Thank ankaotinashvili
Johnny S, Customer Service Team at Mamma Angela Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed having you in Mamma Angela's Trattoria! Also, you made a great choice, our pasta with shrimps is not only fresh but made with love. Please come to visit us again!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went here on our first night in Rome as it was close to our hotel and we seen the reviews are good. The food was really nice and well priced, we couldn’t fault the service the staff were friendly and the food was served...More

Thank Bradleyyyy94
Johnny S, Customer Service Team at Mamma Angela Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are glad to read your review. Our guests are the reason we exist, please come back whenever you visit Rome again, our delicious food will be waiting for you!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food was good. We each ordered different items and everything was good. Service can be improved but I guess there were not enough hands.More

Thank Mamameji
Johnny S, Customer Service Team at Mamma Angela Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you! We are glad you enjoyed the food at Mamma Angela's Trattoria although we apologize for the service not being as you expected. We'll surely address your comment to our Management Team to guarante that doesn't happen anymore. Hope to see you back here...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate at this other restaurant near our hotel on our 3rd night in Rome. I have to say that the pastas were pretty good, especially the renowned pasta with cacio and pepe, which seems to be a typical simple Roman traditional dish. Also the...More

Thank thomasflorida44
Johnny S, Customer Service Team at Mamma Angela Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

At Mamma Angela's Trattoria we're usually known for providing great customer service so we apologize if your experience was not what you expected! We truly appreciate your feedback as it helps us improve and we'll definitely pass it along to our Manager to make sure...More

Old school vibe from the very beginning is the only
way to describe the Esquilino neighborhood. The
Esquilino takes pride in being one of the oldest areas
in Rome for its key location on one of the city’s
famous seven hills. From an ancient neighborhood to
its modern incarnation as a multicultural hub,
Esquilino always has something going on—polyglot
vendors debate street artists while kids play pick-up
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April 7, 2018|
Response from Photograph77 | Reviewed this property |
I am a reviewer on Trip Advisor. I don’t work for restaurant. You need to contact them directly. Food is great. Hope you enjoy it! Good luck.
Sandra B
July 30, 2017|
Response from Timothy M | Reviewed this property |
I don't know whether or not Hotel Stella is close to Mamma Angela Trattoria, but whether it is or not, I cannot recommend Mamma Angela. Food is good, but expensive, and the service is poor. the dining room is crowded and... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$14 - $51
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children, Special occasions
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Palestro 53, 00185 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Esquilino
  • Neighborhood: Esquilino
  • Phone Number: +39 06 4434 1317
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Mamma Angela serves high quality Italian and Roman cuisine with an American twist. Excellent selection of Italian and regional wines and delicious daily specials. Mamma's prides itself on refreshing its menu every season, adding seasonal and premium ingredients local to the region.
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