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Antico Arco

#181 of 9,537 Restaurants in Rome
Certificate of Excellence
$$$$
Neighborhood:
Monteverde
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Contemporary
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Piazzale Aurelio 7 | Gianicolo, 00152 Rome, Italy
+39 06 581 5274
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12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Venice, Italy
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34 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

A refreshingly different Rome restaurant . Great service and an interesting and high quality menu with good choice and range of dishes. Excellent wine and knowledgeable recommendations. Thanks for a memorable evening.

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Thank Robert P
Berkshire, United Kingdom
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47 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We came to try the restaurant especially because of the good reviews it's had. The service was good, the staff was friendly and most of the dishes tasted great and were inventive. But anything that had the fish in it was too 'fishy' for some reason. Not sure if we went on a day when the fish supply just wasn't... More 

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Thank Rhea09
London, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a recommendation for this place from a friend who had previously been, which was excellent as it is not somewhere you are likely to come across (in my opinion). The service was excellent, the interior was impressive and the food was breathtaking. Whilst that may seem a little dramatic, over half of our table (of 7), claimed it... More 

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is top notch food but don't expect to get a lot of it. The restaurant is old with twists and turns and little rooms. The staff are good and the food is excellent, just don't expect a massive steak or pie and mash.

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Thank Ian D
Bristol, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Recommended by my Italian exchange of 32 years ago when we recently got back in touch and I came over to visit her. It is a family favourite of theirs and I can see why. We started witha galss of Franciacorta - delicious. Then I bought a Pecorino (a bit of a current favourite in the UK) and then I... More 

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Thank mimi A
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went for a birthday dinner and had the tasting menu and a bottle of Barbara so 2004. Words can not describe the entire experience and the variety of tastes. Can only recommend

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Thank Sia M
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Everybody recommends but nothing special: no atmosphere, no taste , no smile, service is a burden to the waiter. Look for another place to have a memory from Rome.

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Thank Joe M
Nova Siri, Italy
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29 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had an amazing lunch to celebrate our wedding anniversary. Each dish was interesting, innovative and delicious. My husband had the extensive tasting menu where each dish was just the right size so that the whole meal wasn't too much. I ate al a carte and each dish was a delight. Helpful and friendly staff. OK, it's not cheap but... More 

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Tegucigalpa, Honduras
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant is all round good the service is very friendly but some of the plates aren't quite there matching the rest of the restaurant ambience is great the desserts didn't quite make the cut either

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Thank fredymb
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71 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2016 via mobile

Upon the recommendation of the concierge of our hotel we went to Antico for dinner. A true gourmet dinner. Our appetizer, dinner and desert were spectacular. A can't miss opportunity when in Rome. The service and wine selection was second to none.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$40 - $93
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Contemporary
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
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 allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Monteverde
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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