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Il Pasticciaccio

Via Merulana 34, 00185 Rome, Italy
+39 06 8952 8967
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good34%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible11%
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“pizza” (9 reviews)
“salami” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Cafe, Mediterranean, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Via Merulana 34, 00185 Rome, Italy
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Reviewed September 4, 2017

We came here twice during our stay in Rome. We stopped by here for drinks here our first day and the Louis and Diego were so welcoming we returned the next day for lunch. The food 8s absolutely delicious and very fresh. We highly recommend...More

Thank 1365christih
Reviewed August 31, 2017 via mobile

We grabbed two pizzas and to beers here when we were having a quick break from walking. Prices were reasonable and pizza filled a hole.

Thank Rob S
Reviewed August 6, 2017

During our stay in Rome, Luigi would bring us our coffee, fresh juice and pastries every morning, on the outside patio. For me and my son Marcus that was our favorite time of the day, chilling around cappuccino, juice and chocolate croissant - beautiful memories,...More

Thank Euripide44
Reviewed August 2, 2017 via mobile

The hamburger I had was delicious and also they have pistaccio eclairs that are simply wonderful. The whole menu is great and they guys are not unfriendly.

Thank aldoh429
Reviewed June 26, 2017 via mobile

Fairly priced cafe with a number of delicious pastries. I'd recommend the chocolate croissants! Nice outdoor dining. Would go back.

Thank Bradleytk
Reviewed June 21, 2017

This restaurant was a relief after all the touristic places in the heart of the city. We ended up here tired after walking fo hours, and it turned out to be a good choice. We sat outside at a nice terrace, and enjoyed some good...More

Thank NLcycle
Reviewed June 15, 2017

Ok you are near Santa Maria Maggiore, but that doesn't give you the right to overcharge for coffee and croissants. We went there after lunch just to have coffee and something sweet...big mistake. The staff was really rude and they treat you like you are...More

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Reviewed May 16, 2017 via mobile

We've just returned from our second meal there in as many days and enjoyed both very much. The food has been tasty and nicely flavoured without being overpowering. We can particularly recommend the beef. Service was attentive without being obtrusive and we were warmly welcomed...More

Thank mgholtz
Reviewed April 13, 2017 via mobile

First Visit to this establishment that caters for your breakfast, lunch, ice cream, aperitivo and dinner needs. Some might argue that it is spreading itself thin but I would say that overall if you need to have any of the above it is not a...More

Thank Flagstone
Reviewed April 8, 2017 via mobile

The food here was fantastic! I had a spaghetti carbonara that was as appetising as it was filling - I couldn't finish it. The staff were very welcoming and friendly. I could not have asked for anything more.

Thank Nikki475
Old school vibe from the very beginning is the only
way to describe the Esquilino neighborhood. The
Esquilino takes pride in being one of the oldest areas
in Rome for its key location on one of the city’s
famous seven hills. From an ancient neighborhood to
its modern incarnation as a multicultural hub,
Esquilino always has something going on—polyglot
vendors debate street artists while kids play pick-up
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$3 - $20
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Bar scene
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 2:00 AM
6:00 AM - 2:00 AM
6:00 AM - 2:00 AM
6:00 AM - 2:00 AM
6:00 AM - 2:00 AM
6:00 AM - 2:00 AM
6:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Merulana 34, 00185 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Esquilino
  • Neighborhood: Esquilino
  • Phone Number: +39 06 8952 8967
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