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Osteria Barberini

#68 of 9,687 Restaurants in Rome
Certificate of Excellence
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Via Della Purificazione 21, 00187 Rome, Italy
+39 06 474 3325
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
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Mon - Sat 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
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37 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Very small restaurant but very busy - recommend booking even in January. Every table was full! Can see why though - food was amazing. Beautifully presented and delicious. Chef came out to recommend dishes and staff were really friendly. Really great restaurant ! Definitely would recommend!!!!

Thank Charlotte P
Level Contributor
8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Very nice little restaurant.great food.i loved everything we ordered.great stuf and very nice and proffesional.nice atmosphere.we ordered the 3 first dishes . broscheta with truffle and pecorino was great and also the eggplant parmigiana.the bufallo muzarella was nice but simple. Black truffle lasagna is a must.so good.wonderful tiramusu and nice ruspberry cheese cake.most recomanded.

Thank Maya T
Frisco, Texas
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Went back to this quaint little place between spanish steps and piazza barberinni for 2 nd time in 8 mos. Great experience. Chef Gab came to our table within 10 minutes of our arrival. ravioli with pacing mushrooms and truffles and grilled beefsteak with mushrooms and truffles r to die for. Wine list is great and reasonably priced. going back... More 

Thank pmzman999
Miami, Florida
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25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Best restaurant of my most recent trip to Rome. Can't say enough good things about this restaurant. Perhaps it's my own partiality toward truffles but I found the food to be excellent from the consistency of the noodle to the flavor of the sauce. Also, the service is quite nice. Our waitress was warm and the head chef visited every... More 

Thank Drew F
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Found out this restaurant was round the corner from our hotel on our last night in Rome, we weren't able to get a table so went the next day for lunch. Well worth the wait! Service is excellent, attentive but not overboard. Food was nicest we had our whole trip and decent price. I had never tried truffles before so... More 

Thank OrlaMcDaid95
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

this restaurant is one of my favorite restaurants in the world. when i go to Rome, I try to have at least one meal a day at this restaurant. Excellent taste and very reasonable pricing.

Thank Federico O
Leeds, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Go here, enjoy. We walked in after doing our research (Google best risotto in Rome and this is one of the top 3) and it was about 500m from our hotel. A couple walked in behind us and got turned away as we had pinched the very last table at about 9pm :) It was a bit truffle heavy for... More 

Thank Helen B
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came to this place because of such great reviews. The food is fantastic, full of flavour great price and portion size. My partne and I both ordered a spagetti with fish his was lobster and mine was sea bass. Price was €12-€18, but the flavour was amazing. Mine came within the pasta however my partner has never eaten lobster... More 

Thank Shauna L
ostebarbe, Proprietario at Osteria Barberini, responded to this review

I apologize ..but not understood the meaning of his review .. More 

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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food in a great environment! The stuff was very polite and the plates with the truffle are a great experience! You have to reserve a table because it is always booked!

Thank antonysig
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30 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful food and great service! Risotto special was fantastic! If one issue - on the night we went I found the tartufo lasagna a bit dry (nothing creamy about it) but still very tasty!!

Thank CatXOXu

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$23 - $53
Italian, Mediterranean, Soups
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special occasions, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Della Purificazione 21, 00187 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome
  • Phone Number: +39 06 474 3325
family restaurant to the centre of rome/typicals roman dichesall day meat and fich frech/pizza also to lunch/all cards

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?