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La Taverna Italiana

#382 of 9,680 Restaurants in Rome
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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Viale Manzoni 107 | Angolo Via Giovanni Giolitti 385, 00185 Rome, Italy
+39 06 7720 0413
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
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Belfast, United Kingdom
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110 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We just love this restaurant every time we visit rome we dine here , the staff is just amazing nothing is too much bother , the food is very tasty and cooked fresh, and is of high quality. Try the Tiramisu yum yum They also serve Gluten free food. Well worth a visit.

Thank flex43
Greenford, United Kingdom
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went with a group of four friends, the grilled chicken breast had no seasoning at all. The parmigiana portion was small and lacking Parmesan cheese. The risotto was also lacking seasoning. Would not recommend this place if someone asked me.

Thank ThatVeganBoy
Level Contributor
13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good food and probably the nicest staff in Rome. Cozy atmosphere, nice music, great wine and desserts. The only downside can be the fact that it gets quite cold in the room with the doors, so bring a sweater or ask to be seated in the other room.

Thank Ruxandra P
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

good pizzas, even though the vegetarian variant can be improved. My friend and I were satisfied with the service and food.

Thank C.R. W
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

La taverna is small restaurant in Rome, but don't be deceived as they serve amazing food. Had the seafood pasta and enjoyed it to the last bit. The pasta is cooked to perfection. We had the pizza too and we are amazed on how different they make it. The waiters are very attentive. Even recommended their the best wine according... More 

Thank Charisse L
Torquay, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

beautiful food we had Lemon chicken main and Tiramisu desert excellent service, friendly staff and good price

Thank elaineayshe
Toronto, Canada
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 6, 2016

This restaurant is located near Termini Station. My friends ate there on our last day in Rome. The restaurant is small but cute. Rustic and cozy. The waiters are kind and polite. We all liked the food. Price wise it was ok. I recommend it!

Thank Dario S
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15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 27, 2016

Delicious food for a reasonable price. Wonderful pizza and the best pasta I have ever eaten. Pizza Capriciosa for 8 euros, half a liter of red wine for 5 euros is a bargain, comparing to the prices in the centre of the Rome. Waiters are communicative and helpful, it is a great place to spend some time with a good... More 

Thank powell l
Den Bosch, The Netherlands
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 2, 2016 via mobile

Nice Italian restaurant, not too expensive and a wide choice of dishes on the menu. The pasta I had was very good, as well as the profiteroles for dessert. Nice atmosphere inside and friendly staff

Thank Serana92
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 30, 2016 via mobile

It was our first dinner in Rome and it was fantastic. The starter was great - Parmigiana and the pasta and pizza just amazing. Great house wine and the staff verry good with high focus on details. Kind also. Stop by anytime you come to Rome.

Thank Daniel M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$11 - $37
Seafood, Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Good for
Families with children, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Kids, Business meetings, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Viale Manzoni 107 | Angolo Via Giovanni Giolitti 385, 00185 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Esquilino
  • Neighborhood: Esquilino
  • Phone Number: +39 06 7720 0413
Typical Italian cuisine. Fresh fish every day, open lunch e dinner every day, adapted for romantic dinner.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Esquilino

Neighborhood Profile
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 basketball games. Look around you: this area isn’t like the historic center. Liberty architecture, large piazzas, and long boulevards mix with archaic arches, secret side alleys, and beautiful churches like Santa Maria Maggiore.
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