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Antico Arco

#160 of 9,741 Restaurants in Rome
Certificate of Excellence
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Piazzale Aurelio 7 | Gianicolo, 00152 Rome, Italy
+39 06 581 5274
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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London, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Went with the family to celebrate a milestone birthday and we weren't disappointed. No brainer to have the tasting menu of 8 courses, all of which were special. Worth highlighting the steak and pasta courses. All in all a super evening and the staff were attentive without being overbearing. Great choice.

Thank Stephen C
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79 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Our party of eight dined here on the 9th of February. One point that immediately impressed me was that they were able to cater for the one member of our party who chose not to try their tasting menu. In addition they were happy to swop out dishes for those who did not eat fish etc. An excellent wine list... More 

Thank Nolnoc
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328 reviews
261 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 147 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant is just out of town, a pleasant drive, with some great views on the way of Rome. The restaurant was very busy with many tourists but also many Italians. The restaurants has a downstairs area and a collection of different rooms on the upper floor. Service was very pleasant and efficient. The food was very flavoursome, all very... More 

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2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Pleasant seating, good service, Excellent food, Excellent menu ---you get what you pay for in this high end restaurant in an swanky residential neighborhood on the hill in Trastevere

Thank James S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My first time at Antico Arco was in the Fall of 2007 when I was studying abroad in Rome and my parents came to visit. Each dish we were ordered was exquisite and memorable. Nearly 10 years later I went back during a business trip, and it was just as incredible as I remembered! I took my clients to dinner... More 

Thank Kara S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely the best restaurant experience we've had in Rome. Highly creative takes on traditional Italian dishes. They looked amazing on the plates. And tasted amazingly. Had a mindblowing carne cruda (Piedmontese steak tartare) with frozen flakes of foie gras, just to give you an example. We were there with our two kids and the four of us truly enjoyed the... More 

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Montgomery, Texas
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Truly one of our favorite finds in Rome - off the beaten path. The food was delectable, wine selection was wonderful, and our waiter made it all perfect. I had the best dessert I have ever had!!

Thank KarenDale521
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 22, 2017

Booking this restaurant for a Friday evening couldn't have been easier. We arrived and the staff we very welcoming and the decor was fresh. It was nice to see that both locals and other tourists were enjoying this establishment. Both myself and my partner went to the taster menu. It was outstanding and by the end neither of us could... More 

Thank Halleloo
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82 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 16, 2017 via mobile

Great cozy enviroment with nice music and marvellous service! Ordered the montepulciano wine, carbonara and "ciocori" for dessert...loved it! The bread is also delicious and the price is fair given all the service and quality of the food...it's a must!

Thank Renata J
Tehran, Iran
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 10, 2017 via mobile

I really loved the food. It was super clean and staff are well trained. The wine is good but they don't serve half bottle. The chef surprised my wife and I by serving a tiny dish of each other so we didn't have to attack our dishes with fork! Overall it is a high quality restaurant with a medium range... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$40 - $93
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special occasions
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: Piazzale Aurelio 7 | Gianicolo, 00152 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Monteverde
  • Neighborhood: Monteverde
  • Phone Number: +39 06 581 5274

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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 Monteverde

Neighborhood Profile
Above the city on the Janiculum hill, Monteverde is Rome’s popular "getaway" neighborhood, coveted for its greenery. Rome's largest urban park, Villa Pamphili, is the area's centerpiece with affordable prices and peace and quiet. Monteverde is just far enough away from the center to feel like you’re on a Roman holiday and close enough to feel the lure of Rome's chaos. Though its downside is the lack of scheduled public transport, this family-oriented area is literally a well-deserved walk in the park.
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