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Life

#84 of 9,557 Restaurants in Rome
Certificate of Excellence
$$$$
Neighborhood:
Colonna
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Via della Vite 29, 00186 Rome, Italy
+39 06 6938 0948
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12:00 pm - 11:45 pm
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Mon 5:00 pm - 11:45 pm
Tue - Sun 12:00 pm - 11:45 pm
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Norwalk, Connecticut
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29 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is a really nice place to go if your looking for a slightly more upscale dining experience in Rome. The atmosphere is really cool and the food is delicious. We did the black truffle tasting menu for about €65 pp. The portions are not huge but you get something like 5 courses and a wine pairing is included with... More 

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Eire
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Lovely venue and atmosphere, average food (I had lobster spaghetti which was pretty light on lobster and heavy on shell). Staff were quite poor (with the exception of the host). Not attentive or attuned to the customers, quite amateur which was a surprise. At one point we watched our desserts sit on the pass for at least 10 minutes while... More 

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Curitiba, PR
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The place is very special. The food is very tasty and the people who work there are very courteous..

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Starters was good but main was disappointment for most of us Good for fine dining if you consider after eating somewhere else as sure you will be hungry!

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Monte-Carlo, Monaco
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32 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Everything was quite good. There was nothing I HAVE TO eat again but I would highly recommend it for a relaxed dinner. Prices good. Service good. Food good. Nothing to complain.

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Scotland, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Stumbled across this restaurant after a visit to the Spanish Steps. Had a delicious lunch with excellent wine. The restaurant had a modern feel with very friendly staff. The seafood pasta was excellent!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here a few weeks ago...it was definitely the best meal we had during our stay. The lobster was amazing!!! Nd then the wine was even better. The decor is lovely...Nd our waiter Stefano made the night even more special. Will definitely be back!!!!

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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Everything was so good , the food was delicious and the staff was lovely and nice , but the music is little bit loud so it is annoyed us .

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A MUST TO TRY! Amazing food, so delicious great service i would love to cone again soon! The truffles is so delicious!

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60 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was at life with my friends because the concierge at the first hotel highly recommended. Located in central of Rome, life is a modern decor which is nice and different from other restaurants around there. The service was friendly and attentive, food was very scrumptious. I'll go back there for sure in my next trip.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$32 - $85
Cuisine
Seafood, Italian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Special occasions, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 11:45 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 11:45 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 11:45 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 11:45 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 11:45 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 11:45 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 11:45 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via della Vite 29, 00186 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Colonna
  • Neighborhood: Colonna
  • Phone Number: +39 06 6938 0948
Description
ITA - ENG Express Cuisine where tradition meets new trends in gastronomy, selected season ingredients and home made bread, pasta and desserts. Light and gourmet lunch menu, elegant and sophisticated dinner menu. Professional personnel with a special regard for customer service with a welcoming external space that is both ample and comfortable. Special events and corporate dinner services available as well as exclusive wine and food tastings.

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Staying in Colonna

Neighborhood Profile
Colonna
Frantic fashionistas, pedicured politicos, goal-oriented tourists, and on-the-go locals cross paths every day in Colonna, a delightful chaos in the very center of the city. Even though it has some of the city’s loveliest sites—a 2nd century column, Belle Epoque shopping center, and a magnificent Baroque parliament building—Colonna is not just another pretty face, but the cosmopolitan eye of Rome’s cultural storm. Colonna can safely say it has the best of Rome: museums, boutiques, window displays, restaurants, cafes, and people watching.
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