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Hostaria dell'Orso

Navona / Pantheon / Campo de’ Fiori
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Via Dei Soldati 25c | Roma, Centro Storico, 00186 Rome, Italy
+39 06 6830 1192
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Closed now
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Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Mon - Fri 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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The Hague, The Netherlands
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13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016 via mobile

Just had dinner with my wife in Hostaria dell'Orso. The restaurant is situated in an old palazzio-like building, close to the river. The entry to the restaurant is bit strange: it's like entering a night club! But the food is typical Italian, of great originality, and of excellent quality! Our main course - seabass with artishoke hearts was very well... More 

Thank Guy V
Clichy, France
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72 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2016

Easy access and fantastic dining options near by. Staff is highly accommodating and the rooms are always spotless.

Thank Alexia D
Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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1,809 reviews
981 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 355 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2015

It was a nice antic Hostal, lungo Tevere, today the "Orso" is now longer a hôtel, it has been transformed into a luxury class restaurant, much frequented by U.S. visitors in whose Roman sightseeing program "the Orso holds, if not as important a place as the Trevi Fountain. Excellent food, you need a reservation for this inn.

Thank Manuela L
New York City, New York
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1,192 reviews
525 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 747 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

I don't know what I like better: the atmosphere, the subdued elegance, the antique touches, the service, always top of the line, or the food. Which is divine. No kidding. Your palate would thank you for bringing it here. And your memory would allocate a special quarter for remembering that night. Located on the first floor of a XIV Century... More 

Thank Oliver S
Amersham, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

This restaurant is at the end of a triangular block of Via dell 'Orso and Via di Monte Brianzo. The spaghetti alla vongole with only half a dozen clams was a great disappointment, especially as I know that within a couple of hundred metres there is another restaurant which excells in this dish at half the price....admittedly in very different... More 

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Managua, Nicaragua
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107 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

I first visited Hostaria Dell Órso back in 1987 recommended by my sister who lived in Roma at the time. Still superb in every way. The antipasto outstanding with the mozzarela buffala and the prociutto. The artichokes were fantastic we had fish and pasta dishes, The fruto de mare was great as the lingine alle vongole ( with clams ).... More 

Thank Exeter2000
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6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

We arrived to a very quiet building - in fact we were the only guests but as we were a group of nine seated in a small area off the main restaurant this did not matter.

Thank AJ6363
London, United Kingdom
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231 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

authentic Italian palazzo next to the river. Really nice setting, and a beautiful terrace. The service was trying to be 5 star but it lacked a bit of luster!! Food was good, however menu was very limited for a michelin restaurant. Wine list just superb but clearly not enough to make up for the night, as service made us feel... More 

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West Sussex
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45 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

We booked this restaurant through Amex (they have now updated their records following our feedback) to celebrate our wedding anniversary. We arrived 10 minutes early and weren't asked if we would like a drink at the bar or would like to go straight to our table. We were shown to our table and given menus then the waiter left us.... More 

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Haslemere, United Kingdom
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100 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

To put this into context, of the ~65 reviews I have done, two have been negative. This is the third. To be fair to the restaurant, they had a group booking that had taken up all but about 6 tables and I think that may have distracted them. But until the group arrived, there were only 3 other couples dining;... More 

Thank Britbiztraveller

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$66 - $100
Italian, Mediterranean, Soups
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Dei Soldati 25c | Roma, Centro Storico, 00186 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Navona / Pantheon / Campo de’ Fiori
  • Neighborhood: Navona / Pantheon / Campo de’ Fiori
  • Phone Number: +39 06 6830 1192

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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