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Osteria Da Zi Umberto

Piazza di San Giovanni della Malva 14/B | Piazza San Giovanni della Malva, 14/B, 00153, Roma, Lazio, 00153 Rome, Italy
+39 06 581 6646
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good42%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible9%
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
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Piazza di San Giovanni della Malva 14/B | Piazza San Giovanni della Malva, 14/B, 00153, Roma, Lazio, 00153 Rome, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food, we had fantastic deep fried zucchini blossoms, roasted artichoke, fresh pasta in game sauce and casseroled rabbit! A cosy simple Osteria with attentive staff, friendly atmosphere and a reasonable price! Reserve a table as soon as you arrive, so as not to be...More

Thank Berny2159
Reviewed December 31, 2017 via mobile

Arrived at 3.30pm, the owner said he’s closed, I jokingly said but I’m hungry, he said he didn’t care, I guess he’d made his money for today!

1  Thank Picklatus
Reviewed December 23, 2017 via mobile

Great (and affordable!) neighborhood restaurant in Trastevere. The primi piatti are phenomenal and the secondi were great too. Nice outdoor seating and the place is run by fun and engaging people. Highly recommended.

Thank Sullivan321
Reviewed December 21, 2017 via mobile

If you’re visiting Rome, for sure check this place out. Great authentic Italian food at half the price as across the river.

Thank Steve P
Reviewed December 15, 2017

The food was amazing and the service was good. I had the "Coda alla Romana" Oxtail, and I have to say, it is the best I have had. The food was fresh, and reasonably priced too. It is a small but cosy, and I will...More

Thank Navigera
Reviewed November 26, 2017

Restaurant with open patio overlooking one of the small squares in Trastevere. We arrived just before they opened and 3 other tables were waiting with us; reservations recommended. We ordered cacio pepe, rigatoni pajata (a tomato sauce with veal intestines) and grilled vegetables appetizer. All...More

1  Thank welltravelled0808
Reviewed October 29, 2017

This popular Osteria deserves a good review. First of all, do make reservations. They open for dinner at 7:30, and by 8 pm, the place is full, and potential customers get turned away. The menu is full of satisfying pasta dishes. The appetizers are pleasantly...More

1  Thank Martine A
Reviewed October 22, 2017

For starters, the food was amazing. The pasta was delicious and seemed homemade and the zucchini flowers were also superb. However, we were not very happy because we went to pay with a card (we had seen several other people doing this) and the person...More

Thank emsquared92
Reviewed October 21, 2017

Italian food is generally pretty good, but this place is even better. Spending 3 weeks in Rome, we went to this restaurant at least 5 times. Given I've only been to maybe 2 restaurants in Rome more than one (in maybe 20 visits), that's saying...More

Thank amiga4
Reviewed October 15, 2017 via mobile

We were recommended to try this out Booked in advance Arrived and the entire experience was so poor Waiters were rude and unattentive I wouldn't go there again

Thank Paul B
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
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Allison N
July 5, 2016|
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Response from Ros H | Reviewed this property |
Not sure if this helps but we were there on a very busy Saturday at the end of June, We arrived at about 21.00 and did not have a reservation but were told a table would be ready in about 20 minutes. We went and had a drink... More
May 24, 2016|
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Response from Caki77 | Reviewed this property |
In Rome most restaurants are in walking distance from each other. Suggest you have a look and if they don't just walk to the next one.
May 13, 2015|
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Response from BemiIsrael | Reviewed this property |
I don't know, but may I suggest to look for a nicer place to eat ( read my review)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
10:30 AM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
10:30 AM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
10:30 AM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
10:30 AM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
10:30 AM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza di San Giovanni della Malva 14/B | Piazza San Giovanni della Malva, 14/B, 00153, Roma, Lazio, 00153 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Trastevere
  • Neighborhood: Trastevere
  • Phone Number: +39 06 581 6646
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