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Del Frate

#829 of 9,171 Restaurants in Rome
Certificate of Excellence
Neighborhood:
Prati
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Via degli Scipioni, 118, Rome, Italy
06-323-6437
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Saturday
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
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France
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21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have been in this restaurant yesterday night. The ambient is very nice, quiet and jazzy. It's perfect for a couple. The wine menu is large enough for a good choice of quality. The waitress was very kind and smilly. We have been served fast and we have enjoyed our meals with a great pleasure. In conclusion if you want... More 

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new york
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2016

Stopped in after dinner for a glass of wine. Was nice. My glass was reasonably priced--many other options on menu were expensive. But was a very cool space!!

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Deal
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19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2016

This little out-of-the-way restaurant was mentioned in Lonely Planet so decided to have lunch here after a tour of the Vatican Museums - and I am glad I made the effort to find it! In the guide, it said that there was a small menu, but I found there to be plenty to choose from. The waiter was really sweet... More 

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Méry-sur-Oise, Ile-de-France, France
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38 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2016 via mobile

Nice preparation and presentation. Taste good. Nice and professional staff. Good quality / price. Large choice of alcohols (wine, brandy, etc).

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Thank David A
New York City, New York
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27 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2015

We had visited this restaurant/wine bar a couple of weeks ago for lunch and had only ordered appetizers which were all excellent. This time we had dinner there on a busy Friday night and once again everything was superb. We ordered a few of the appetizers we had ordered for lunch: the veal meat balls and the fried stuffed anchovies.... More 

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Thank Kelly G
Chalfont St. Giles, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015 via mobile

Returned here after maybe ten years. It hasn't changed and is still a charming hidden gem. We had to be brief as it was a very quick business lunch. The rabbit "Primi" was absolutely delicious. I only wish we could have had more time or returned for dinner. The restaurant /wine bar is in an old brick decor - just... More 

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Thank TheSelectiveDiner
Quebec City, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2015

We stopped in for drinks, and has such good service and great wine, that we decided that on our way back from Tuscany we would come for supper. Our second time was just as great! Ask for Mario's wine recommendations, he's the one with the mustache, he's great! The combination with the food was perfect, and everything was delicious.

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Thank Sylvie C
Montreal, Canada
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2015

Excellent food And perfect service. The wine list is so complete, so many choices. Wéve been there twice. I really recommand it. It's a little bit expensive, depending on your wine bottle.

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Thank Conceptuelle
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2015

Very pleasant find, lovely wine and nibbles, good way to relax after a very hectic day sight seeing, friendly staff, can sit either outside with high chairs and wine barrels as the table - very novel.

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Thank Daisy C
London, United Kingdom
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106 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015 via mobile

I would totally recommend this place, no tourist trap, expect I would be a regular visitor if I lived in Rome. This is a welcome rest from the sun and spent a good hour with a plate of cheese and meats. Fabulous place. Please go there!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Wine Bar
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
Monday
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Thursday
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Friday
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Saturday
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via degli Scipioni, 118, Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Prati
  • Neighborhood: Prati
  • Phone Number: 06-323-6437

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Prati

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Prati
Just steps away from the chaos of the center, Prati is the closest Rome gets to calm. Meticulously planned in a neat grid, quite unlike neighboring Borgo, Prati is a local favorite for its aesthetic organization and wide streets lined with a range of boutiques for every shopping fantasy. Nonnis pushing baby carriages and gossiping teens own every inch of the sidewalk, but that’s only during business hours. Once the sun sets, quirky sidestreet bars celebrate aperitivo hour, those evening cocktails that help wash away the tensions of Roman life.
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