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Ristorante Tre Pupazzi

Borgo Pio 183, 00193 Rome, Italy
+39 06 6880 3220
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“salted beef” (2 reviews)
“pasta” (32 reviews)
“osso bucco” (11 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Borgo Pio 183, 00193 Rome, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago

There a lot of tourist trap restaurants at the start of the Borgo Pio, the street that leads down from the Porta Sant' Anna entrance to Vatican City. Walk down the Borgo Pio, past all of them, until you are almost at the Castel Sant'Angelo,...More

Thank monte2005
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the place to eat near the Vatican. Small restaurant, got there early as it was packed soon after. Service excellent. Food was excellent from appetizers and mains to desserts. Our table split a bottle of Lemoncello to cap off the night. Sat next...More

Thank jcastledoc
Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

After eating in a number of typical tourist traps around the Vatican, we stumbled across Tre Pupazzi and decided to give it a try. We were stunned. The pizza and risotto with osso Bucco were incredible, the salted beef -divine. All washed down with a...More

Thank Craig L
Reviewed March 21, 2018 via mobile

In close proximity to the Vatican and our hotel this seemed ideal. One arrival the restaurant was very full but they were able to give us a table. Starter of bruschetta was nice, and the main was adequate. Nothing to report home about. It was...More

Thank Bettyboop320
Reviewed March 15, 2018 via mobile

We came here based off of a recommendation within our Rick Steve's Guide Book after a morning visit to the Vatican. It is pretty easy to find and only about a 5 minute walk from St. Peter's. The food is absolutely fabulous. Hands down some...More

Thank mlangeway
Reviewed January 5, 2018 via mobile

Had dinner here last night because it is very close to where I am staying. I had a Roman artichoke followed by the roast lamb with potatoes. So, so good! I will definitely go back.

Thank cwalts
Reviewed November 15, 2017 via mobile

We visited this restaurant on a busy Tuesday evening. There was a large group of priests and seminarians here which indicated to us that is was liked by the locals. There is outside seating also but be sure to be there by 7 pm if...More

Thank MokoPeoria_IL
Reviewed November 8, 2017

Via Borgo is full of restaurants but Tre Pupazzi was a wonderful find. We had a mid-day meal and the pasta and gnocchi were excellent. Our waiter was friendly and helpful. The owner stopped by our table and told us his philosophy that included good...More

Thank MichaelW2020
Reviewed November 7, 2017 via mobile

If you are looking for a Portuguese restaurant in Rome, go to Tre Pupazzi in Borgo Pio wherein they serve delicious, good quality & excellent foods and it is in big serving. Location is great as it is near St Peters Basilica. They do serve...More

Thank mapvg
Reviewed November 7, 2017

Pleasant typical rustic Italian restaurant. Service was fine. Fresh fish spigola al forno con patate EUR 20. The fish was good. A few minutes from the Vatican away from the river. Some tables outside. Not bad but there are lots of places like this in...More

Thank JNWSuisse
Vatican / Borgo
Frocked priests, colorful Swiss Guards, insistent
souvenir shop owners, flag-waving tour guides, and
pilgrims from around the world. This is the Vatican
and Borgo, Rome's most recognized neighborhood which
acts as Vatican City's front yard. Aside from the
souvenir boutiques and a few food spots, the only
business conducted here is papal. In the daytime, the
tiny medieval sector bustles with holy activity, as
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kevin c
September 7, 2017|
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I have no idea. I suspect the Italians are not as concerned about gluten free as we are here in the states.
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
$24 - $35
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Romantic, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Borgo Pio 183, 00193 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Vatican / Borgo
  • Neighborhood: Vatican / Borgo
  • Phone Number: +39 06 6880 3220
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