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The Mirror

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Via della Lungaretta, 00153 Rome, Italy
+39 (0)6 5812902
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Closed now
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Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The place resembles your average cheap restaurant in Rome. Service and atmosphere were ok, but the food was a let down; tasteless and greasy. Granted, the price was reasonable, but we were able to find much better quality with around the same price in the city.

Thank snusmumriikken
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After some fantastic meals in Italy we stumbled upon this restaurant. The staff I cannot fault and the price was reasonable. But the food left more to be desired. The starters were ok, we had been spoilt by an amazing cheese and meat board previously, but the mains were pretty average. I was looking forward to a good spaghetti bolognese.... More 

Thank Katie M
Calgary, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After spending a week in Rome and trying many different places to eat we tried The Mirror in Trastevere. Easy to access right off the number 8 tram just as you cross the river coming out of central Rome. It was about 10 pm and not very busy but the staff were helpful and spoke some english. They had a... More 

Thank Bill H
Highworth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate here three times in one week, eating different dishes each time. What more do I need to say? The homemade tiramisu is not to be missed!

Thank madelainekirke
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here for lunch. Nothing remarkable but certainly not bad. Reasonably priced pizza and beer. All looked as if it could have been made with bit more love and attention but tasted good enough.

Thank kentishdorit
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92 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We popped in here yesterday whilst passing, so glad we did. We opted for 12euros menu. I got spaghetti carbonara and my husband got spaghetti with garlic and chilli for first course. Both gorgeous meals. Main course I got chicken which was lovely but so envious of my husbands main course he got suckling pig, don't let the name out... More 

Thank Sharon K
Carlisle, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 19, 2016 via mobile

A decent restaurant with a decent menu a good stop for a drink and a pasta or pizza competive prices

Thank Judith R
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 16, 2016

We stopped here for a quick meal and the staff were extremely friendly and helpful. The wine was tasty and cheap and the food was very good. Pasta cacao e pepe was delicious as was the pizza. Only strange thing I found that was also noted on another review on this restaurant was that I asked for Tiramisu and they... More 

Thank 10Barca
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 1, 2016 via mobile

When we came here in August for dinner it was clear that this place caters to tourists (at least during tourist season) but in a good way: they offer fast and friendly service, waiters who speak multiple languages, and a really pleasant environment, without sacrificing anything else (food, price). The food is fantastic and at a very reasonable price point.... More 

Thank Amanda L
Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 9, 2016 via mobile

We stumbled across this gem whilst we were looking for an ATM. They have a few set menus on offer too that are great value. The food was delicious and my husband thinks their tomatoes are the best he's ever eaten!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via della Lungaretta, 00153 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Trastevere
  • Neighborhood: Trastevere
  • Phone Number: +39 (0)6 5812902

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Trastevere

Neighborhood Profile
Trastevere ("beyond the Tiber") is like a faded postcard, a little worn around the edges but still charming. With its wide-open piazzas, meandering streets, weathered Renaissance buildings, and overgrown personality, it's become an irresistible mecca for visitors. Trastevere is an enclave of entertainment - a rotating set of street performers entertains almost every night, and unforgettable eateries and bars pepper its piazzas and side streets. For a trip to the past, visit the southern and western flanks of Trastevere for pockets of yesteryear, less traversed areas with a residual 1960s and 70s Roman vibe.
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