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La Fontana di Venere

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Two steps away from the Trevi Fountain, La Fontana di Venere that is known for its exceptional Mediterranean dishes,like fish, meat and vegetarian/vegan dishes as well. We are glad to invite you all to try our Lasagna the best one in Rome, Fresh Past with mixed Sea Food and Tagliata with porcini mushrooms and tartufo. And dont forget about our outstanding desserts, like hommemade tiramisu or Ricotta and Pears cake.
$20 - $41
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Seafood, Italian, Mediterranean, European, Healthy
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed November 30, 2018

Found this place nearly by accident in a small road behind the Trevi Fountain, just off the tourist masses. Great food from starters to dolci, mainly traditional recipes but with an extra little twist. And most of all, extremely friendly staff who really let you...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank TouringCyclists
Reviewed November 18, 2018 via mobile

We have been coming here for 10 yrs. This used to be a hidden gem before current owner. Food has no taste, very limited menu. Risotto totally bland, with 2 over cooked scallops on top. Too many other great restaurants in Rome. Sad to see...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank castaley3
Reviewed November 12, 2018

Good place, good ambience, but in the end a bit pricey, tried gnocchi instead of pasta. The portions are good size, lots of tourists needless to say

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank eduardoRR1001
Reviewed October 29, 2018

It is legitimate to describe this place as a hidden gem because it was a little difficult to find in spite of it's proximity to the Trevi Fountain.You have to go down a circuitous dark street that looks more like a back ally, where you...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank BrendanCunningham
Reviewed October 8, 2018 via mobile

We ate lunch here after returning from a tour. It was recommended by the tour guide, and it did not disappoint. The purple gnocchi with broccoli was lovely. Pizza amazing, and the best carbonara we’ve had in Rome so far. There are quite a few...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank KirstenBoys
Reviewed September 12, 2018 via mobile

Ate here as part of a night tour. The service was good. The food was good. The ambience was very relaxing.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank rgeulen
Reviewed August 19, 2018

We were taken here by our tour guide, who was friendly with the owner. We were quite happy with the suggestion, as it was raining heavily outside and we were in a large group, so it would have been difficult to find a place. It...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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Reviewed August 14, 2018

We have tried pasta and risotto and was really good!!! In general this restaurant was very clean in comparison to other that we have visited.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Panorf
Reviewed August 10, 2018 via mobile

Good tasting and yummy starters and pasta. We met up with Italian family and enjoyed the vibe and coolness of the restaurant

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank robhA9938UR
Reviewed June 24, 2018

Literally the best Lasagna I have ever tasted, I will definitely come back here the next time I am in Rome.

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Michaellebanon
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December 5, 2015|
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Response from ALICE A | Reviewed this property |
I'm sure you can bring a small child. Do make a reservation as they are very busy. It is a friendly neighbourhood restaurant. Enjoy! Alice
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August 15, 2015|
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Response from fontanadivenere | Property representative |
Hello, Thank you for contacting the La Fontana Di Venere. Unfortunately, we have only indoors sits, where smoking is no allowed. Regards, Cristiano
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July 31, 2015|
Response from fontanadivenere | Property representative |
Hello Siobhan, Thank you for contacting the La Fontana Di Venere. There is no problem to make it, I would just need some further information. First of all, as it suppose to be a surprise I guess you do not know what they... More
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