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cicilardone a Monte Caruso

Via Farini 12, 00185 Rome, Italy
+39 06 483549
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“tasting menu” (2 reviews)
“soup” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Via Farini 12, 00185 Rome, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We came here to celebrate my brother-in-law's birthday with some good Italian food. It was an easy walk from our hotel, and the restaurant is charming inside. The wait staff was incredibly kind to us even though my husband was the only one who spoke...More

Thank jessphillips814
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not your normal tourist place, we came here based upon other recommendations. We found the restaurant very nice with a warm welcome, good menu and very good wine list. Prices for a city centre were reasonable as was the wine. Yes, we would go back.

Thank GOMS2013
Reviewed February 6, 2018 via mobile

Having had several reat meals in the termini area , we chose this restaurant on a Monday evening when options are more limited - though it was recommended by our hotel. The restaurant was very quiet with only a couple of tables occupied The soup...More

Thank tractorboy59
Reviewed November 10, 2017 via mobile

Restaurant is nicely decorated Food is very delicious , reasonably priced and chef was nice and very accommodating , we would definitely go back again

Thank lamia2005
Reviewed November 1, 2017 via mobile

We randomly found this little restaurant on our first day of our vacation in Italy and went in early for lunch. As we approached the door, the captain came and welcomed us with a big smile. We had an antipasto of Prosciutto and Dried tomatoes,...More

Thank thoseshortbangs
Reviewed October 28, 2017 via mobile

We had the sample of pastas dishes and loaded up on delicious carb upon delicious carb. The cuisine is from Basilicata so if you want something regional this place has it. We also tried the Basilicata white wine “Greco” and it was awesome. Had a...More

Thank Vince N
Reviewed August 16, 2017

This became our go to restaurant for fantastic dinners. My wife and ,I along with children and grandchildren had several dinners here during our long week stay in Rome. It was near our apartment, but even so was one of the very best of the...More

Thank James B
Reviewed July 21, 2017 via mobile

Great authentic Italian food and wine. Friendly staff and a warm Enviroment. We may even return again tomorrow.

Thank Alan C
Reviewed July 10, 2017 via mobile

What a lovely restaurant! Excellent service and delicious food. The fried peppers were unique. I would definitely return.

1  Thank nmcminn6
Reviewed June 18, 2017

The best Italian food I've ever eaten. All at a very affordable price. Loved the concept of the tasting menu: a series of smaller plates of pasta and main dishes, selected by the chef, and topped off with a dessert plate prepared at our table....More

1  Thank Julie V
Old school vibe from the very beginning is the only
way to describe the Esquilino neighborhood. The
Esquilino takes pride in being one of the oldest areas
in Rome for its key location on one of the city’s
famous seven hills. From an ancient neighborhood to
its modern incarnation as a multicultural hub,
Esquilino always has something going on—polyglot
vendors debate street artists while kids play pick-up
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
$35 - $58
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Special occasions, Romantic, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Farini 12, 00185 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Esquilino
  • Neighborhood: Esquilino
  • Phone Number: +39 06 483549
  • E-mail
From 1974 it proposes the customers, typical lucane, roman, and international recipe, pastes made in house, selection of cheeses and cured pork meats from "lucania" south Italy, second made up of meat, stockfish cooked with "lucano" style, sweet recipe of the chef, all fact with experience and attention in order to maintain the taste of the traditional kitchen unchanged. The wine cellar accommodates wines of all Italy with greater attention to the lucani products, is wide the choice of distilled and liqueurs. The three rooms that form the restaurant can accommodate to the maximum 50 persons uniforms in small tables, 35 for full dinner, 15 in little room for one glass of wine o distilled with selection of cheese, sliced meat seasoned, or sweetes. The atmosphere is pleasant and calm. The reservation is appreciate.
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