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Filetti di Baccala

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Navona / Pantheon / Campo de’ Fiori
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Largo dei Librari 88, Rome, Italy
06 686 40 18
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5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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Mon - Sat 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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67 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A great hidden spot off of the Campo di Fiori. A very simple menu with the filet as the highlight. Be sure to try this with a cold beer and the local salads of gallinella and puntarella as a side dish.

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Rome, Italy
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This quaint little restaurant is on a tiny piazza off the shopping road to Campo di Fiori. It specializes in batter fried cod (filetto Di Bacala) a small selection of salads and fried anchovies. A piece of fried cod, beer and salad runs about 10 euros. I have had fish and chips in pubs across Canada, the Eastern Seaboard of... More 

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Cambridge, Massachusetts
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26 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016

One has to get the lightly battered Cod fillet. very very good. My advice is order two or three for two people. Salads are very good. Service was somewhat slow in a chaotic atmosphere. Cash Only .

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Ohio
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42 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

We went here for dinner one night & I have to say it was the awesome. The cod was lightly battered & fried - not greasy. We got the Roman salad and it was the best we have ever had. The fish was 5euro. For 2 meals we paid less than 20 euro including wine. High recommended

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East Hampton, Connecticut
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143 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016

We have been to Rome a few times and have always gone to Filetti for a meal that has not disappoint us. The first time was in 2008 and the most recent visit was in May 2016 and the quality of the food has not changed. The fried fish is very consistent and the salad is very unique. The price... More 

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Thank DaveL300
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16 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016

We got to experience this place during a walking food tour of Trastevere with The Roman Foodie. We tasted what they were known for - the friend Baccala fillet and it was amazing. So fresh and lightly battered. Paired with their table wine, it was definitely a great little snack.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

We went to Filetti di Baccala on great food tour. It was some of the best fried fish I've ever had. They give it to you piping hot in paper, and you can get it with a salad or other sides. Just delicious and a nice departure from pasta and the various secondi piatti we had in Rome. The location... More 

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Sao Paulo, SP
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26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016

Located in a little square near the jewish ghetto, this place serves delicious fried food..especially the codfish: the batter is crispy and tasty and the cod comes moist as it should! I also tried the fried zuchinni which was great.

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Alexandria, KY
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114 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2016 via mobile

Hard to believe, but spend enough time in Italy and you can grow tired of the ubiquitous pasta and pizza restaurants. We were first taken to this place on a walking food tour, and enjoyed it so much that we returned a few days later on our own. Delicious fried fish. Simple menu, cold beer, and a festive and friendly... More 

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Mississippi
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144 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016

This place is a lot of fun, dining family style and elbow-to-elbow with the locals. If you don't like fried fish or casual dining, then this place is not for you. The fish comes out piping hot, and you can order salads, and other sides, and the house wine. The fagioli are fantastic, too! Expect to wait a bit but... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Italian, Seafood
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Monday
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Largo dei Librari 88, Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Navona / Pantheon / Campo de’ Fiori
  • Neighborhood: Navona / Pantheon / Campo de’ Fiori
  • Phone Number: 06 686 40 18

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